Mailbox Monday (130)

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Here’s my week in books:

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Books in the Mail:

The Story of Owen by E.K. Johnston – I’m reading all the Morris nominees for a blog tour, and this fantasy is set in an alternate world where humans and dragons fight over fossil fuel.

The Boy in the Black Suit by Jason Reynolds – Seventeen-year-old Matt works in a funeral home to help put food on the table at home, and to deal with his mother’s death.

The Scar Boys by Len Vlahos – This is another Morris nominee, and it’s about a boy named Harry who was burned by bullies in a lightning storm. He finds solace when he joins a rock band.

Review eBooks:

Sweet by Emmy Laybourne,  Joyride by Anna Banks, When Reason Breaks by Cindy L. Rodriguez, Becoming Jinn by Lori Goldstein, The Summer of Chasing Mermaids by Sarah Ockler, Most Likely To Succeed by Jennifer Echols, For the Record by Charlotte Huang, The Uninvited by Cat Winters, The Canterbury Sisters by Kim Wright, The Coincidence of Coconut Cake by Amy E. Reichert

Thanks so much to: Lerner Books, Penguin Random House, Macmillan, Bloomsbury, Simon & Schuster and HarperCollins.

What’s new in your mailbox?


9 thoughts on “Mailbox Monday (130)

  1. Nice stack of books! The Boy in the Black Suit intrigues me.

  2. Wow great reads there! I’m interested in the coconut cake one 🙂

    Sam Still Reading recently posted: Mailbox Monday 12/1/15
  3. Mary says:

    I think The Canterbury Sisters sounds good!

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  4. The Boy In The Black Suit sounds sad.

    The Canterbury Sisters and The Coincidence of Coconut Cake sound good. Love the covers too.

    ENJOY all your books and your reading week.

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    Elizabeth (Silver's Reviews) recently posted: Mailbox Monday - 1/12/15
  5. Wow! Looks like a great collection. Enjoy!

    Pat @ Posting For Now recently posted: Mailbox Monday: January 12, 2015
  6. Serena says:

    Wow. Gorgeous list of books.

  7. Your books look so tempting…and because I so love anything with coconut, you have me drooling over The Coincidence of Coconut Cake!

    Enjoy your week, and thanks for visiting my blog.

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  8. Cayce says:

    I really enjoyed Scar Boys. Hope you do too 🙂

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