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Saturday, December 29, 2012

Stacking the Shelves [36]

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Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks!

Guidelines:

  • Create your own Stacking The Shelves post. You can use my official graphic or your own, but please link back to Tynga’s Reviews so more people can join the fun!

  • You can set your post any way you want, simple book list, covers, pictures, vlog, sky is the limit!

  • I am posting Stacking The Shelves on Saturdays, but feel free to post yours any day that fits you.

  • Visit Tynga’s Reviews on Saturday and add your link so others can visit you!

  • Visit other participants link to find out what they added to their shelves!

If you want to find out more about Stacking The Shelves, please visit the official launch page!

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Welcome to the last Stacking the Shelves of 2012! I'd like to take a quick moment to thank everyone for participating, on behalf of all of the Tynga's Reviews family. I'd also like to wish you all happy holidays! I hope you're all enjoying some time with family and friends. I am. :) I'm at my parents' place and my brother is home from Australia so this has been a wonderful holiday so far. I've been extremely lucky on the book front since my post at the start of the month, so I have a lot to share. Unfortunately, I don't have pictures of anything because I'm travelling, and I tend to buy ebooks (marked with asterisks), so I hope you'll forgive me!

For Review:

The Trouble With Fate by Leigh Evans Immortally Yours by Angie Fox The Lost by Vicki Pettersson The Last Condo Board of the Apocalypse by Nina Post Deadly Sting by Jennifer Estep
Pros and Cons by Jenna Black*
Awaken the Curse by Alexa Egan*
Deadly Sting by Jennifer Estep*
The Trouble with Fate by Leigh Evans*
Immortally Yours by Angie Fox
Betrayed by Shadows by Nancy Gideon*
The Impetuous Amazon by Sandy James*
Claws Bared by Sheryl Nantus*
The Last Condo Board of the Apocalypse by Nina Post*
The Lost by Vicki Pettersson*

Gifted:

Firelight by Kristen Callihan Deep Dark Secret by Sierra Dean Libriomancer by Jim C. Hines
Firelight by Kristen Callihan (Thanks, Tynga!)
The Secret Guide to Dating Monsters by Sierra Dean*
A Bloody Good Secret by Sierra Dean*
Secret Santa by Sierra Dean*
Deep Dark Secret by Sierra Dean*
Grave Secret by Sierra Dean*
Libriomancer by Jim C. Hines

Won (from the lovely Jackie over at Literary Escapism):

I Saw Zombies Eating Santa Claus by S. G. Browne
I Saw Zombies Eating Santa Claus by S. G. Browne

Bought:

Amityville Horrible by Kelley Armstrong Ghost Story by Jim Butcher The Skin Map by Stephen R. Lawhead Lure of the Wicked by Karina Cooper
Steel’s Edge by Ilona Andrews
Amityville Horrible by Kelley Armstrong*
Forbidden by Kelley Armstrong
Ghost Story by Jim Butcher
Lure of the Wicked by Karina Cooper*
Blood of Innocence by Tami Dane*
Circle of Nine by Josephine Pennicott*
Skin Map by Stephen R. Lawhead*

I got all of my Secret McQueen books with a gift card. I'm really excited about these because I just finished reading SOMETHING SECRET THIS WAY COMES. (You'll see what I thought of it when my first Daring You To Read... post of 2013 goes up in a few weeks.)

So, what did YOU add to your shelves this week?




Jenn

Born and raised in the Toronto area, Jenn moved to St. John's, Newfoundland, eight years ago for school. She's still in school (thankfully on another degree!), now trapped in her dissertation. When she's not dissertating, which happens more often than it should, Jenn spends her time reading, watching movies, playing volleyball, travelling, and enjoying the local music scene. Her latest addictions: yoga and Almond Crunch cereal.

26 People left their mark' :

  1. I entered my link. Don't understand why it's not showing up. Oh well. Great haul. I'm still waiting to see if I get approved for Deadly Sting or not. Have fun reading those awesome books.

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  2. Amityville Horrible sounds really good, I'll be adding it to my wishlist! Happy reading! =D

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  3. So many great books! Awesome haul! I love the sound of "I saw zombies eating Santa Claus" I'll have to check that one out!
    My link's not showing up either, hope it's okay to post it here?
    Here's My STS!
    Happy Reading! =D

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  4. I'm another whose link isn't showing up. :(

    I have heard great things about Firelight and really want to read it. I hope you enjoy it and all your other books!

    My StS post :)

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  5. My link isn't showing up either. :O

    But anyways, great haul! You definitely received a lot of great stuff this Christmas! i've got to check some of them out sometime. ;)

    Our STS: http://readbreatheread.blogspot.com/2012/12/stacking-shelves-10.html

    -Alyana @ Read, Breathe, Read (YA)

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  6. My links is not showing up either. :(

    My link: http://readingandwritingurbanfantasy.blogspot.com/2012/12/stacking-shelves-15-merry-christmas-to.html

    Jennifer @ Reading and Writing Urban Fantasy and PNR

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  7. These are mostly all new books for me! Some great looking titles!

    My Stack

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  8. I'm really curious about the lost, I have some books to read as well. Happy reading!

    here is mine

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  9. My link isn't showing up either!
    Here it is: http://readwritesleepeat.blogspot.co.uk/2012/12/stacking-shelves-5.html


    They all look great books, though I've never heard of them before! I love the covers!

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  10. So many choices, enjoy!
    As the others my link isn't showing either :(
    http://lunaslittlelibrary.wordpress.com/2012/12/29/story-telling-magic-box-part-2/

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  11. My link is http:


    http://pnrurbanfantasyreviews.blogspot.com/2012/12/sunday-post-10-stacking-shelves-23.html

    MY POST

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  12. Your links are all showing up, no worries. I mistakenly set it to show link instead of names so it was using too much space. All fixed!

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  13. Nice book haul. I would like to read more of Jennifer Estep's books to.

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  14. Wow! Lovely haul!! I'd be jealous of Vicki Pettersson's book, but I still have to read the first one! Have been so behind on my 2012 releases and prior releases to that is just as scary!

    Happy Reading!

    My STS will be up tomorrow, so be sure to stop by!

    Have a GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

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  15. A great stack. I have been meaning to start on Jennifer Estep's series. It's been on my list forever.

    Here is mine
    Stacking the Shelves - Xmas edition.

    New Follower.

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  16. You got a lot of awesome books, including Deadly Sting! I can't wait to read that book. Love that series! Enjoy your reading!

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  17. Wow! What a haul! So many fantastic looking books. Def. curious about the Sierra Dean books. Hope you enjoy all that you got! Happy New Year and happy reading!

    MaryAnn|Chapter by Chapter
    What we got this week!

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  18. Great haul! I love the I Saw Zombies Eating Santa Claus book just for the title alone! And how great that your brother was able to visit for the holidays! Happy New Year everyone!

    Here are my books.

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  19. Thanks for your comments, everyone! Looking forward to checking out your STS posts. :)

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  20. I 'm jealous. I refrained from getting any books this week since, I'm trying to save up my energy (and gift cards) for all the awesome releases next month. Hope you get to enjoy your haul and family time.

    HAPPY NEW YEAR!!

    Octavia of Read. Sleep. Repeat.

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  21. Great haul!

    Has your brother enjoyed being in Australia? I hope so :D

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  22. Great Haul a lot of wonderful books :D hope you enjoy them!

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  23. Wow, what a fantastic week! I see some I have and a few I want. I hope you enjoy them all.

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  24. Ooh great haul. Definitely a lot of good books. Enjoy them.

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  25. wow, great stack. I love the Darkest London series, really want Winterblaze now, lol (Firelight is book one)

    Here is mine
    Stacking the Shelves & In My Mailbox

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  26. Wow, you got a lot of awesome books. I almost got the first few books in Jennifer Estep's series because they are only $2.99 on nook right now. The first 5 anyways. Hope you are enjoying your family time!! Happy reading!

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