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15 September 2013

Showcase Sunday #42

It's Sunday and that means one thing; Showcase Sunday a fun weekly meme hosted by Vicky over @Books, Biscuits and Tea. It's a great way of showing off what we've bought, borrowed and received this week.

Physical Books:

A Game of Thrones (Graphic Novel 1) - George R R Martin
Steelheart - Brandon Sanderson (WON! Thanks Gollancz!)
The Darkest Minds - Alexandra Bracken
Shift - Hugh Howey
Daughter of Smoke and Bone - Laini Taylor
Briar Rose - Jana Oliver
Stardust - Neil Gaiman
Castles: A Very Peculiar History - Jacqueline Morley

Three months worth of books (haven't done one of these posts in three months!!!). Wowee I've been pretty good at not buying many physical books over the past few months! Can't say the same about the kindle books though...

Kindle Books:


Burn Bright (The Night Creatures 1) - Marianne de Pierres
Angel Arias (The Night Creatures 2) - Marianne de Pierres
Shine Light (The Night Creatures 3) - Marianne de Pierres
The Graveyard Book - Neil Gaiman
Incarceron - Catherine Fisher
The Perks of Being a Wallflower - Stephen Chbosky
Obsidian - Jennifer L Armentrout
Paper Towns - John Green
Lightspeed: Year One - ed. John Joseph Adams
The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland for a Little While - Catherynne M. Valente
The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There - Catherynne M. Valente
Days of Blood and Starlight - Laini Taylor
Katya's World - Jonathan L Howard
White Cat - Holly Black
Onyx - Jennifer L Armentrout
Opal - Jennifer L Armentrout
Shadows - Jennifer L Armentrout

Lots and lots and lots of books! :)


  1. I need to buy Shift too, keep seeing it in Tesco so just need to grab it whilst it's cheaper! Nice haul, Bec. Welcome back to Showcase Sunday :D.

  2. Ahh so many awesome books! I'm dying for Steelheart and Briar Rose!

    Nyx @ Unraveling Words

  3. Wow, so many great books! Briar Rose looks great. I love Stardust and Daughter of smoke & bones. Happy reading :D

  4. Amazing haul! I have Darkest Minds as well, and Wool omnibus, still to read both. I have to start on JLA's books as well, feel like the only one who still hasn't read them. Same with Daughter of Smoke and Bone.
    Happy reading!

  5. What an absolutely Amazing haul!I have Shift to read but I haven't even read Wool yet! So bad! I also really want to read Briar Rose and The Girl who fell beneath fairyland! Hope you enjoy!

  6. Wow! What a great haul!

    I have Steelheart preordered so hopefully it'll be on its way to me soon!

    New bloglovin' follower!

  7. Cool haul. That Burn Bright series has been on my TBR for a while now. I really want to find time to read it. Thanks for sharing :)

    Happy reading!

  8. Woww so many good books in this haul!!! I really need to read Paper Towns. I've read two John Green books so far and loved them both :) I've also heard loads of good things about Obsidian and the rest of that series so I need to get my hands on those books! Enjoy :)

    Laura @ What's Hot?


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