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07 December 2014

Showcase Sunday #55: Birthday Edition!

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.

A month ago I turned 23. Time just flies by - it's crazy! Anyway I received a little bit of money along with an Amazon voucher for my birthday so of course I did a little bit of book shopping! It's so hard choosing what books to buy when you're given a voucher because I just have sooo many on my wishlist but I managed to choose a few. There was also a few that I knew I just had to get so it was easy picking out those! 

 Infinite Sea - Rick Yancey
A Thousand Pieces of You - Claudia Gray 
Exquisite Captive - Heather Demetrios

 These Broken Stars - Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spoonder

 Afterworlds - Scott Westerfeld
Wanderlove - Kirsten Hubbard
Midwinterblood - Marcus Sedgwick

 My True Love Gave to Me - edited by Stephanie Perkins

The World of Ice and Fire - George R R Martin, Elio Garcia & Linda Antonsson

Kindle Books:
Love, Rosie - Cecelia Ahern
Pivot Point - Kasie West
Just One Year - Gayle Forman
Mr Penumbra's 24 Hour Bookstore - Robin Sloan
Red Rising - Pierce Brown
Earth Flight - Janet Edwards
The Geography of You and Me - Jennifer E Smith
The Jewel - Amy Ewing
Wild - Cheryl Strayed

Review Books/Netgalley: 
   The Sleeper and the Spindle - Neil Gaiman, Chris Riddell 
Thanks Bloomsbury!

 The Mime Order - Samantha Shannon
The Here and Now - Ann Brashares
All the Bright Places - Jennifer Niven
I Was Here - Gayle Forman
Far as the Eye Can See - Robert Bausch
Seeker - Arwen Elys Dayton
Station Eleven - Emily St. John Mandel
A Darker Shade of Magic (extract) - V E Schwab
Soulprint - Megan Miranda
The Winner's Crime - Marie Rutkoski

Thanks to all the publishers over on Netgalley :)


  1. Hey girl heyy! You had an awesome week =D I just finished A Thousand Pieces of You last night and really enjoyed it. Exquisite Captive was also really good. And I've been meaning to read Afterworlds and Red Rising, can't wait to see what you think!

  2. Great haul! You have some pretty books there. I hope you enjoy all your new books and thanks for stopping by my blog :)

  3. OOOh wow! Great haul! I LOVE A Thousand Pieces of You! The Infinite Sea was also really really good! Hope you enjoy all these plentiful reads! :D

    Here's my STS

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  4. Your haul is wonderful, I'm especially admiring your copy of A World of Ice and Fire! So glad you stopped by my blog today because I'm loving yours and have just followed via Bloglovin'!


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