Sunday, 27 February 2011

In My Mailbox #8

I think it's about time I did another one of these IMM posts, haven't done one for a while. I'm not going to do a vlog though, it's too early in the morning :L

In My Mailbox is hosted by Kristi at The Story Siren =]

So, in the last month or so since my last IMM, I got:

For Review:
Outside In (Inside Out, #2)Outside In by Maria V. Snyder
(Thank You to Harlequin and NetGalley for this title)

Me? A Leader? Okay, I did prove that there's more to Inside than we knew. That a whole world exists beyond this cube we live in. And finding that led to a major rebellion - between worker scrubs like me and the snobby uppers who rule our world. Make that ruled. Because of me, we're free. I thought that meant I was off the hook, and could go off on my own again - while still touching base with Riley, of course. He's the one upper I think I can trust. But then we learned that there's outside and then there is Outside. And something from Outside wants In. - From Goodreads.com

Publication Date: 18th March 2011

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The Goddess Test (Goddess Test, #1)The Goddess Test by Aimee Carter
(Thank You to Harlequin and NetGalley for this title)

Every girl who has taken the test has died.

Now it's Kate's turn.

It's always been just Kate and her mom--and now her mother is dying. Her last wish? To move back to her childhood home. So Kate's going to start at a new school with no friends, no other family and the fear her mother won't live past the fall.

Then she meets Henry. Dark. Tortured. And mesmerizing. He claims to be Hades, god of the Underworld--and if she accepts his bargain, he'll keep her mother alive while Kate tries to pass seven tests.

Kate is sure he's crazy--until she sees him bring a girl back from the dead. Now saving her mother seems crazily possible. If she succeeds, she'll become Henry's future bride, and a goddess.
- From Goodreads.com

Publication Date: 19th April 2011

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Bought:
Nightshade (Nightshade, #1)Nightshade by Andrea Cremer

Calla Tor has always known her destiny: After graduating from the Mountain School, she'll be the mate of sexy alpha wolf Ren Laroche and fight with him, side by side, ruling their pack and guarding sacred sites for the Keepers. But when she violates her masters' laws by saving a beautiful human boy out for a hike, Calla begins to question her fate, her existence, and the very essence of the world she has known. By following her heart, she might lose everything— including her own life. Is forbidden love worth the ultimate sacrifice? - From Goodreads.com

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HaloHalo by Alexandra Adornetto

Three angels- Gabriel, the warrior; Ivy, the healer; and Bethany, the youngest and most human- are sent by Heaven to bring good to a world falling under the influence of darkness. They must work hard to conceal their luminous glow, superhuman powers, and, most dangerous of all, their wings, all the while avoiding all human attachments.

Then Bethany meets Xavier Woods, and neither of them is able to resist the attraction between them. Gabriel and Ivy do everything in their power to intervene, but the bond between Xavier and Bethany seems too strong.

The angel’s mission is urgent, and dark forces are threatening. Will love ruin Bethany or save her?


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The Body Finder (The Body Finder, #1)The Body Finder by Kimberly Derting (Kindle Edition)

Violet Ambrose is grappling with two major issues: Jay Heaton and her morbid secret ability. While the sixteen-year-old is confused by her new feelings for her best friend since childhood, she is more disturbed by her "power" to sense dead bodies—or at least those that have been murdered. Since she was a little girl, she has felt the echoes the dead leave behind in the world . . . and the imprints that attach to their killers.

Violet has never considered her strange talent to be a gift; it mostly just led her to find dead birds her cat left for her. But now that a serial killer is terrorizing her small town, and the echoes of the local girls he's claimed haunt her daily, Violet realizes she might be the only person who can stop him.

Despite his fierce protectiveness over her, Jay reluctantly agrees to help Violet find the murderer—and Violet is unnerved by her hope that Jay's intentions are much more than friendly. But even as she's falling intensely in love, Violet is getting closer and closer to discovering a killer . . . and becoming his prey herself.
- From Goodreads.com


What did you get in your mailbox this week? Feel free to leave a link in the comments!

13 comments:

  1. A fanstastic pile of books! They all look very interesting. I can't wait to read The Goddess Test :)
    Check out what's In My Mailbox

    Mia @GrippedintoBooks

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  2. Great book week. Happy reading :D

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  3. l look forward to seeing what you think of Halo as it has good and bad reviews!

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  4. wow, such awesome books! seriously. i hope you enjoy all of them--every single one's on my tbr pile. cant wait to read your reviews of them!
    also, im a new follower, hi! :)
    Here's what's IMM!

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  5. also, you have a really nice name! really. :)

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  6. GREAT books you got there! Only one I haven't read is Halo. The rest were fabulous!!!

    Old Follower
    Here's my IMM

    Have a GREAT day!

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  7. I loved Nightshade and The Body Finder, hope you enjoy them as well! I can't wait to read The Goddess Test, I'm so glad they put that one up on NetGalley:) Fabulous mailbox!

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  8. Love TBF and Nightshade! I'm so looking forward to The Goddess Test,

    Happy reading! :)

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  9. Netgalley is so great. I've got Nightshade on my tbr pile and I may have to add Halo to it, it looks good.
    Happy reading.
    Sally.
    http://theelifylop.blogspot.com/2011/02/in-my-mailbox-8.html

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  10. I've got The Goddess Test, NightShade and The Body Finder to read too! I hope they are good. Halo looks really good too!

    Happy Reading!
    http://readerbee.blogspot.com/2011/02/in-my-mailbox-3.html

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  11. Yay awesome mailbox! I loved Nightshade:) Still need to read Halo and The Body Finder. Enjoy them!

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  13. Ohhh, great mailbox this week! Love it! All of these are on my to read list as well! Loved Nightshade too, such a good book! :) I hope you enjoy the books you received this week! Happy reading! :D

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