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Estelle: In My Mailbox (4/15/12)

And it’s Sunday already! Hope all of you had a great week! It was a slo-oo-ow one for me and I’m sure the weekend will make up for it by going extra fast as always! Yay! As you probably know, IMM is a weekly meme started by the lovely and talented Kristi aka The Story Siren. Be sure to go over and check out all the awesome books she’s gotten this week! And now for mine:

Books I bought:

My Most Excellent Year by Steve Kluger (Amazon | Goodreads)
Are We There Yet? by David Levithan (Amazon | Goodreads)
The Kid Table by Andrea Siegel (Amazon | Goodreads)

Books I borrowed by the library:

Small Town Sinners by Melissa Walker (Amazon | Goodreads)
She’s So Dead to Us by Kieran Scott (Amazon | Goodreads)
Dreamland Social Club by Tara Altebrando (Amazon | Goodreads)
Not pictured: The Pursuit of Happiness by Tara Altebrando (Amazon | Goodreads)
The Secret Year by Jennifer Hubbard (Amazon | Goodreads)
Band Geek Love by Josie Bloss (Amazon | Goodreads)

This week’s releases:

Lexapros and Cons by Aaron Karo (Estelle’s review)

What happened on the RBR this week:

Various Positions by Martha Schabas (E)
New York City Teen Author Festival: Recap 1 (E)
Mister Death’s Blue-Eyed Girls by Mary Downing Hahn (E)
Seeing Cinderella by Jenny Lundquist (M)
Top 10 Books that were Totally Deceiving
Jersey Angel by Beth Ann Baumann (E)

Happy reading!

April 19, 2012 - 11:43 am

Jennifer Golub - You got a lot of really awesome books this week! There are a few that I haven’t heard of – but based on other people’s comments, I think I am going to check out.

My IMM http://engelsigh.blogspot.com/2012/04/in-my-mailbox-4182012.html

April 15, 2012 - 9:00 pm

VeganYANerds - I love all the library books you’re getting, I haven’t been to my library in so long, I really need to go for a visit but I will come back with way too many books!

Also, regarding My Most Excellent Year – you had me at Mary Poppins, sounds like a fun read!

April 15, 2012 - 3:14 pm

Jasmine Rose - I really enjoyed Small Town Sinners. I’ve heard people say it’s really preachy, but I didn’t feel that at all. It really just felt like a story about a girl questioning the things she’s also known to be fact.

April 15, 2012 - 1:39 pm

Molly@Reviewsbymolly - Lots of fantastic sounding reads! Enjoy them πŸ™‚ My IMM Post

April 15, 2012 - 1:14 pm

Jess @ Gone with the Words - Oooh! TONS of awesome books this week!

I’ve been sort of terrified of reading The Secret Year because I KNOW it will make me FEEL EMOTIONS! lol

April 15, 2012 - 12:28 pm

Dani C. - Awesome selection of books this week!

Thanks for sharing,
Dani
My IMM for this week – http://paulettespapers.com/?p=1934

April 15, 2012 - 12:18 pm

Alison (AlisonCanRead) - Great set! Most Excellent Year was a really cute book. Hope you like it.
My IMM

April 15, 2012 - 9:07 am

Jayla | LadyBlueJay - I have heard nothing but good things about Lexapros and Cons. I can’t wait to pick up my copy soon! πŸ™‚

April 15, 2012 - 8:51 am

Estelle - Hey Eva! Thanks for the comment! After I read My Most Excellent Year, you are welcome to borrow it. I have never heard of Kluger so I’m glad to hear that you have and you liked his other book. I’ll have to look into it. Hope you have a great week!

April 15, 2012 - 8:47 am

Eva @ The Book Stoner - AH! You have My Most Excellent Year! I’ve been meaning to read that book but local bookstores don’t have it. I also recently read Kluger’s other book, Almost Like Being In Love, and loved it. Kluger is a good writer. Can’t wait to read your review of My Most Excellent Year. πŸ™‚

April 15, 2012 - 8:41 am

Estelle - Nea, hi! I can’t wait to get start reading some Kieran Scott! Seems like a good read now that the weather is getting better, if that makes sense. Have a great week!

April 15, 2012 - 8:36 am

nea barabea - Awww She’s so dead to us!! This serie!! OMG I’ve heard it’s so so good!! Need to pick it up myself soon! πŸ˜‰ πŸ™‚ Enjoy all your amazing books this week πŸ˜‰ πŸ™‚

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