Sunday, June 12, 2011

In My Mailbox {70}

In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren, where we all share what we got during the week!

Sorry about the silent blog this past few days!! We were on a vacation! We packed up and went to Disneyland for my daughter and son's birthdays. We all had a blast---but after the crowds and hours of driving---it's definitely good to be home again. :)

Here's what's in my mailbox this week!!
For review:
Heist Society & Uncommon Criminals by Ally Carter
Watched by Sharde Richardson
Glow by Amy Kathleen Ryan

Did three seperate little happy dances for each these (which was good since I'd just gotten out of the car after hours of driving!). SO excited for each of these---thank you so much to Disney Hyperion, Sharde Richardson, and St. Martin's Griffin!!

The Betrayal of Maggie Blair by Elizabeth Laird
Forgiven by Janet Fox
The Declaration by Gemma Malley

Super excited for all of these, too. All great finds at my local Half Price Books!! :D
Pictured with my partner-in-crime for the week---Mickey Mouse! I love these little vintage looking stuffed characters..had to have it!

So coming up this week, look out for reviews of Midnight Palace and Bloodspell. And be sure to check out my Sweetness on Sunday post later for some yummy Vanilla Chai Cupcakes! ALSO---I am getting awfully darn close to 1000 followers! Stay tuned for a big giveaway to celebrate!


  1. Great Mailbox!
    I SO need to get my hands on a copy of GLOW! :P
    The Betrayal of Maggie Blair is on my review pile ;)

    Here is my IMM:
    Nickey @ The Book Shop Assistant

  2. I look forward to read the Heist Society series .. I've heard great things about it !! =)
    Looking forward to read your reviews on these books Becky !
    Happy reading ;)

  3. Such pretty shiny covers. Yum yum. I'm craving The Betrayal of Maggie Blair and Forgiven.


  4. I'm not sure if I've mentioned it before but you have the best presentation of IMMs ..very neat and pretty on a bookshelf.

  5. *le gasp!* Omigod, Watched! Read the synopsis of this, and it looks GOOD! Looking forward to your thoughts on it. Happy reading! =D

  6. All the books you got have AWESOME covers! I'm definitely adding Forgiven, Glow and Watched to my to buy list!

  7. The cover for Watched is awesome. I must add that one to my TBR pile. And OMG I love your Mickey Mouse. It is adorable! Happy reading!

  8. Great mailbox! Glow sounds really interesting! I hope you enjoy them all!

  9. I've seen 'Heist Society' mentioned on several blogs this week. I'm going to have to give it a try!

  10. Thank you for stopping by my IMM :D

    Great IMM! I can't wait to read the Heist Society serie and also Glow :D

    Happy reading and I hope you'll enjoy them!

  11. Glow!! I'm super excited about that one. And the cover for Watched is so pretty! Enjoy!

  12. Yay for Uncommon Criminals and Glow! I hope you enjoy all of your amazing new books. I look forward to seeing what you think of them! Happy reading!

  13. All of these sound great. Watched sounds just weird enough that it really caught my attention!

  14. Ahhhh! Glow! Watched, too! Yay!

    The Declration sounds amazing! Wow. I had never heard of it. I added it to my goodreads list. Thanks for sharing that one!

  15. glow, forgiven, and the betrayal of maggie blair - these are all included in my wishlist and i really want to read 'em all! i hope you'll love them and looking forward to your review of glow. happy reading and have a great week ahead!

    here's mine:

  16. Heist Society & Uncommon Criminals ROCK. SO GOOD. I love the cover of Watched and I'll definitely be checking it out, as well as the Declaration. Hope you enjoy all these awesome books!

    Here's what I got this week :)

  17. I am so jealous of Glow. It sounds like such an amazing debut, perfect for those of us pining for A Million Suns (Across the Universe #2)! Hope you enjoy them all!

  18. I'm so jealous of anyone who lives here a Half Price Books. I'd love to be near one of those. Great haul this week! I have Glow coming soon through an arc tour, so excited. Enjoy! :)

  19. Wow- awesome books! I love Heist Society and cannot wait for Uncommon Criminals!

    Forgiven has such a pretty cover. So does The Declaration - which I really enjoyed. Haven't seen that cover before, though. It's really nice.

    Happy Reading! =]

  20. Oh my.. i'm jealus and squeeing and it's not because of mickey either haha

    here's mine

    p/s. I'm a new follower

  21. Lovely mailbox this week! I’m off to explore Watched because of its mysterious cover :)

  22. Oh wow! So jealous of Watched, the cover is so beautiful and have been watching out for this one.
    Enjoy =)

  23. Mickey Pook-a-looz! :)

    Jealous you got Watched!