Added to the Bookshelf – 5/26/13

Posted May 26, 2013 by Melissa in IMM, In My Mailbox, Showcase Sunday | 17 Comments

Sharing the week’s bookish news and the books & bookish goodies that I’ve bought, borrowed, won, or been gifted and have added to my bookshelves over the past week!



(Inspired by Mailbox Monday, IMM, Clock Rewinders and the like)

Notes From Melissa:

I can’t believe this is the last Sunday in May…where in the world has the time gone? I hope that everyone (at least here in the US)  is having an enjoyable three day weekend and is keeping in mind the true meaning of Memorial Day.

In bookish news…I’ve decided to join the Under the Dome Summer Readalong. 



 I have no idea where I will find the time to read this in addition to my other books (things have gotten a bit better at work but I still have so much less free time then I used to) but I am determined to finish before I watch the TV mini-series!  If you’d like to join…go check out the sign up post at Coffee and a Book Chick for more details!

Recently on Melissa’s Eclectic Bookshelf:

Reviews:
Audiobook Review: Last Kiss Goodnight by Gena Showalter
Book Review: The Eternity Cure ( Blood of Eden #2) by Julie Kagawa

Guest Posts:

Sky on Fire Author, Emmy Laybourne, Talks Character Development (Plus Giveaway)

Memes:

Cat Thursday – I Spy
Teaser Tuesdays – Sweet Salt Air by Barbara Delinsky

Reveals:

Cover Reveal: Keeper of the Lost Souls by Kristy Centeno
Cover Reveal: Antithesis by Kacey Vanderkarr

Promo Posts:
Spotlight on Any Duchess Will Do by Tessa Dare (Excerpt & Giveaway)


What I Read Last Week:

  • Sweet Salt Air  Barbara Delinsky


      What I Am Reading Today:

      • Ten Tiny Breaths – K.A. Tucker  (audiobook)
      • The Age of Miracles – Karen Thompson Walker
      • Under the Dome – Stephen King


          Added to the Bookshelf This Week:


          Clicking on book titles will take you to Goodreads.
          For Review:

          Fallout (The Compound #2) – S.A. Bodeen


          Shadowlark (Skylark #2) – Meagan Spooner
          Borrowed:

          Requiem (Delerium #3) – Lauren Oliver
          The Age of Miracles – Karen Thompson Walker
          Under the Dome – Stephen King
          Bought:
          Laced with Magic (Sugar Maple #2) –  Barbara Bretton

          Freebies:


          Some Recent Kindle Freebies Finds

          Broken Storm Part One – May C West
          Stranger at the Hell Gate – Ash Krafton
          Scot on the Rocks – Brenda Janowitz
          Cursed (Cursed Magic #1) – Casey Odell


          That’s all for me this week!

          What new goodies have arrived on your doorstep?
          Leave me a link in the comments and I’ll come check out your post!


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          17 responses to “Added to the Bookshelf – 5/26/13

          1. Yvonne

            I so want to be part of the Under the Dome readalong. I already have it on my Nook and I’m definitely going to watch the mini-series, but I don’t think I’ll have a chance to read it first. Too many reviews and blog tours!

            Have a great week!

          2. Lots of lovelies this week! I have Age of Miracles waiting for me at the library, could have picked it up on Friday but will pop in tomorrow I think.

          3. Ellie

            I am looking forward to reading Shadowlark. I’ve got to the point where every new Stephen King perks my interest until I see how bloody long they are. I should go back and read some of his oldies instead.

          4. I really like that Barbara Bretton series, but I haven’t been able to find them all. I may have to give in and buy them, but the budget doesn’t stretch that far at the moment.

            I’ve been eying the third Fairwick Chronicle book, because I’ve heard such good things about the series. But I suppose I really ought to read #1 and #2 first. The cover is simply gorgeous, though!

          5. Shoshanah G

            I read Requiem recently, and really, really enjoyed it. I know there have been some negative reviews of it, but it was easily my favorite of the trilogy.

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