August 9, 2015

Rewind & Review #43

Rewind & Review

Holy wow, the last two weeks have been packed with a surprising amount of books. I've been trading again, and some publishers, authors, and bookstores have been very nice to me.
I've been busy unpacking my belongings...and then repacking them because my parents and I leave on Friday to take me back to Asbury. I filled my smaller suitcase with books, and I plan to fill several boxes too. I can't wait to see all my friends again, meet my roommate (her name is Emma, too!), and get back into the swing of things. I haven't missed certain stuff at Asbury, but there's a lot of I'm looking forward to. Now if only Marissa Meyer were going to Cincinnati or Lexington on her tour for Winter... *sigh*
(Psst! Look what's at the bottom of the post!)

Books Received for Review
Red Girl, Blue Boy by Lauren Baratz-Logsted (from Bloomsbury via NetGalley)
My Secret to Tell by Natalie D. Richards (from Sourcebooks Fire via NetGalley)
I Am Princess X by Cherie Priest (via Scholastic)
What We Saw by Aaron Hartzler
Daughter of Dusk by Livia Blackburne
Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson (via Read Between the Lynes)
The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig (via the author; thanks so much, Heidi!)

Books I Won/Traded for/was Gifted
Devoted by Jennifer Mathieu (via trade with @skrandolph76)
What We Left Behind by Robin Talley
The Orphan Queen by Jodi Meadows (via trade with @EmAlfano)
Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson (from my Secret Sister, Audris! Go follow her, y'all!)
The Heart of Betrayal by Mary E. Pearson (bought by my mom)
Better off Friends by Elizabeth Eulberg (via the new Secret Sister, who called herself Lorelai Gilmore)

Books I Bought
The Road to You by Alecia Whitaker
Kitchen Chaos by Deborah A. Levine and JillEllyn Riley

Books I Read
The Detective's Assistant by Kate Hannigan (3.5 stars)
Whippoorwill by Joseph Monninger
Daughter of Dusk by Livia Blackburne
Kitchen Chaos by Deborah A. Levine and JillEllyn Riley (4 stars)
Since You've Been Gone by Morgan Matson (reread)
Lock & Mori by Heather W. Petty
The Road to You by Alecia Whitaker (4 stars)
Tonight the Streets Are Ours by Leila Sales
All Fall Down by Ally Carter (reread)
What We Saw by Aaron Hartzler
Anything Could Happen by Will Walton (4 stars)
The Fill-In Boyfriend by Kasie West (reread)
I Will Always Write Back by Caitlin Alifirenka and Martin Ganda with Liz Welch (3.5 stars)

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1 comment:

  1. Oh, what are the Disney and 1989 Book Tags? Looking forward to those :)


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