Sunday, December 29, 2013

Stacking the Shelves *30*

Stacking the Shelves

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly feature hosted by Tynga's Reviews showcasing new books we've gotten a hold of (bought/given/gifted/trade/for review).

I hope everyone had a wonderful Holiday - and lots of bookish goodies!  As usual, my actual holiday book haul consisted mostly of gift cards & cash. So that means, I'll be doing my Holiday StS posts later... as the books arrive in the mail :D This week is mostly dedicated to review copies,  with one very exciting wishlist item:

First of all I'd like to thank the lovely Lee @ Rally the Readers for the copy of Raven Boys! She remembered that I'd gotten a copy of book #2 at BEA this year but I still hadn't gotten my hands on the first one so she very generously sent it out to me!!   After the End sounds like a unique post-apocalyptic adventure.  Into the Dark is a magical fantasy...and you know how much I love those ;) The Falconer has an assassin, the Fay and is a historical set in Scotland (♥!!)  Finally, The Seers is the follow up to last year's The Holders.  While I'd had some issues with the first book, I still thought the series had some potential.  Now that I know what to expect, I'm curious to see how I'll like this one.

What do you think about the goodies I got this week?
 I promise I'll have some more Holiday bookish goodness in the coming weeks ;)
Don't forget to link me up to YOUR haul!


  1. All on my TBR pile, these look really good. I cannot wait to start Steifvater, I heard so so much about her novels. :)
    Happy reading!

  2. Great haul! I haven't read the Raven Boys yet but have heard some amazing things about it! The Falconer is on my wishlist it looks so good I must get it soon. Also, After the End and Into the Dark look really good, need to check on those!

    Great books! Enjoy :)

    Becca @ Lost in Thought

  3. All of these books seem really awesome, Micheline. I hope you'll enjoy them very much.

    Have a Happy, Healthy New Year :)

    Lexxie @ (un)Conventional Bookviews

  4. The Shadow Prince looks awesome; I just added it to my TBR. And that cover of The Raven Boys .... I have the hardcover, which only has the raven on it, and sometimes I get VERY tempted to buy a copy of the paperback just because I love its cover so much. I hope you enjoy reading it (and The Dream Thieves)! :D

  5. Great haul for you this week! I hope you enjoy your new books!
    My STS:

    Brittany @ Spare Time Book Blog

  6. Awesome haul! I've heard so many amazing reviews for the Raven Boys and it's been on my TBR for the longest time. I have to check out The Falconer just because it has an assassin in it. I love assassin books!
    I hope you like all of your new books :D
    my StS

  7. I think the Falconer sounds so cool!

  8. I hope we BOTH love After the End. I am really looking forward to it and I love the cover quite a bit. Hope you had a lovely holiday, Micheline!

  9. Great haul! I've got After the End and can't wait to reed that one! I love the look of The Falconer, plus the cover is gorgeous. I hope you enjoy all of your books :) My STS.


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