Mailbox Monday #39

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E-Books for Review:

That Time I Joined the Circus by J.J. Howard from Scholastic Point – Looks cute- it’s about a girl living in NYC who sets off to find her mom who she last heard was in a traveling circus in Florida.

Premeditated by Josin L. McQuein from Delacorte – This one sounds like an intense thriller! It’s about a girl who’s out for revenge on the boy who hurt her cousin.

Down to You and The Wild Ones by M. Leighton from Berkley – Reading The Wild Ones for an upcoming blog tour.  Both books were self-pubbed success, and now The Wild Ones release is revised with additional content.

Picture Perfect by Alessandra Thomas from InkSlinger PR – A model has a terrible accident, and goes from a size 2 to a size 12 during her recovery. Her body image has tanked and her therapist suggests nude modeling for a drawing class to face her fears, where she meets a guy who makes her feel confident again. I like that this book tackles body image issues, and I’m interested to see how it plays out.


Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz – A Printz Honor book I picked up for my daughter and I to read.

Star Crossed by Jennifer Echols – I wish I could read this, the J. Lynn, and the Glines book all at the same time. Decisions, decisions!

Wait for You by J. Lynn

Never Too Far by Abbi Glines

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell (Audiobook) – I’m listening to this now, and it’s an awesome audiobook.

Library & used book purchases:

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I scored at the thrift store and purchased all 6 books for $5 total. Do you also notice that all the library holds come in at the same time?

Happy reading!


16 thoughts on “Mailbox Monday #39

  1. bookchilla says:

    6 books for $5 – such a steal! I enjoyed This Lullaby 🙂 Happy reading, Lucy!

  2. fishgirl182 says:

    i am just heading over to by that j lynn book on my kindle right now. i still need to read abbi glines. i wish i could read all the books at once.

    looks like you got some good stuff at the library and book store this week. tell us what you think of diviners. i haven’t gotten to it yet but libba bray is awesome in person. and sarah dessen. she’s great. another author i need to catch up on.

    enjoy all of your books, lucy, and have a great week!

  3. kay says:

    Awesome selection! I’m really curious about Eleanor & Park as an audiobook; I’ve been wanting to read it for a while and I’m glad to hear you are enjoying it. Enjoy your new books! 🙂

  4. Wow, great reads! Enjoy Eleanor & Park 🙂

  5. Great books. Burned is so intense. I think I’m buying Wait today. Got to know what the buzz is about. Dessen perfect for Spring Break. Lots of Happy Reading coming your way;D

  6. Elizabeth says:

    Nice mailbox….ENJOY!!!

    Silver’s Reviews
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  7. BermudaOnion says:

    I see several books on your list that I’d like to read – That Time I Joined the Circus and Eleanor and Park both look excellent!

  8. Quinn says:

    LOL. I love when all my library books come in at the same time. It’s like Christmas and my birthday all rolled up into one. Of course, then I have to decide what to read next, which isn’t always easy. But it’s still fun.

    I’ve read Wait for You. It’s good!

  9. Wow, great book week. You’ve got lots of new ones to choose from. Enjoy!
    2 Kids and Tired Books MM

  10. Like wow.. what a haul!! That Time I Joined the Circus reminds of “that time.. in band camp..” lol

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  11. That Time I Joined the Circus looks pretty fun. Just read your fab review of Eleanor and Park. Can’t wait to get my hands on a copy of that one! 🙂 The Diviners is soooooo huge. Big scary books. haha. Great haul, Lucy! 🙂

  12. Leslie says:

    I always have trouble passing up those thrift store and library sale deals. Have a great week.

  13. Tara says:

    Oooh, you got lots of goodies this week 🙂 Enjoy!

  14. marissa says:

    So many that I’ve been wanting to read! I just started etiquette and espionage today

    Marissa @ Rae Gun Ramblings

  15. Merin says:

    Yes about library holds! Mine do the same thing. It makes it very difficult to ever get caught up!

    And I have That Time I Joined the Circus and am really looking forward to reading it!

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