'Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself. You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms.'- Angela Carter

Sunday, 19 May 2013

Showcase Sunday #36

It's Sunday again so we all know that it's time for Showcase Sunday. It's a lovely weekly meme hosted by Vicky over at Books, Biscuits and Tea, and it allows us to show off all the lovely buys this week. I love this meme as it gives a chance for us to show and browse so many books!

Bought
Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School, #1) The 5th Wave (The Fifth Wave, #1) Eve and Adam

Net Galley
The Angel Stone (Fairwick Chronicles, #3) A Clockwork Heart (The Chronicle of Light and Shadow, #2) The Bones of Paris: A Novel of Suspense Secret for a Song Taking Back Forever (The Kindrily, #2)

Kindle
A Conspiracy of Alchemists (The Chronicle of Light and Shadow, #1) 
(thanks Ula!)

ARC's
Penance: A Chicago Thriller Wounded Prey: Introducing Detectives Farrell and Kearns Leopard's Prey (Leopard People, #6) 

Won
Taken (Taken, #1)


20 comments:

  1. I really want to get round to reading The 5th Wave soon. So many good books coming at the mo.

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    1. The 5th wave was amazing!! couldn't put it down!!

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  2. The covers of all these books are stunning! They sound great :) I've heard so much about The 5th Wave so hope you enjoy it :)

    Megan xxx

    My Showcase Sunday if you'd like a look :)

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  3. OOh nice haul! Congrats on the win! I liked Gail's YA book but perhaps not as much as I like her adult series. Hope you enjoy all your new reads!

    Here's my STS

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  4. Wow, it looks like you've got a great haul and some epic books. I've heard really good things about the 5th Wave. Etiquette & Espionage sounds like a really good book. I hope you enjoy them all.

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  5. I feel like I've seen the The 5th Wave everywhere lately, I should probably check out that book. Taken is another one that I've seen a lot of. I hope you enjoy your books. Happy Reading!

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  6. The 5th Wave is amazing! I really want to get my hands on Etiquette & Espionage! It sounds really good. So does Taking Back Forever!
    Enjoy your books :)

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  7. The 5th Wave and Taken sound great! I've been wanting to read both of those.

    My SS: http://skizzles22hu.blogspot.com/2013/05/showcase-sunday-2.html

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  8. Wow great haul, awesome books! :D And you're welcome, darling :)))) **

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  9. You need to pick The 5th Wave up now! Absolutely amazing book and I flew through it! So so so so good, you need to read it now! Oooh love the Gone set too I have the first book and I really need to read it! Amazing books, enjoy :)

    Becca xxx

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  10. I bought The 5th Wave this week too. I hope it's as good as people say. Taken was a pretty good book. I reviewed it earlier this month.

    Here's my SS.

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  11. Nice haul, some great looking books there!

    Sarah

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  12. Gah you bought so many books that I want! :( UM, THE 5th WAVE, anyone? I remember hearing really mixed things about Eve & Adam, but the Gone series is great. Happy reading!

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  13. I loved Eve & Adam! I really want to read Gone also!

    Here's Mine @ Pinkindle Reads & Reviews

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  14. Awesome haul! I love that cover of Eve & Adam and the cover for Taking Back Forever (I think I've seen this book around before!). Hope you enjoy all your new goodies!

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  15. Ooh The 5th Wave! That has been on my TBR list for a long time! And now that it's finally here I just haven't had the free time to read it! I saw Taking Back Forever and Secret for a Song on NG, but decided to be good and not get them. I look forward to hearing what you think! Happy reading!

    My STS

    Jessica@Lovin' Los Libros

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  16. Nice haul.... I'm off to grab Taking Back Forever too.... I really liked Grasping Eternity, will be great to continue the journey. Have a great week!!

    Thanx for visiting my StS and Sunday Post!
    Naomi @ Nomi’s Paranormal Palace

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  17. Ohh, Gail Carriger! I've only read Soulless by her so far, but I loved that one to bits. I can only imagine that her YA book is just as great (:

    Hope you enjoy your books!

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  18. Ooooooh, Michael Grant! I only have the first book but I'm planning on buying the rest of the series later on. Hope you enjoy them hun :)

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