Sunday, November 29, 2009

In My Mailbox (34)

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This week I went to get two books from the library, below is what I got.

About Griffen's Heart by Tina Shaw
James Griffen is sixteen, with a bad heart and on the hospital waiting list for a valve replacement. He's also considered a nerd at school. Then he falls for the hottest chick at school, Roxy, who unlike James is cool, streetwise and angry. James is loyal in his affections and in spite of the thrashing his heart gets in the pursuit, he and Roxy form an odd bond, and James is the one who hangs in there when things get nasty.

Pretty Little Liars by Sara Shepard
When one of their tightly-knit group mysteriously disappears, four high school girls find their friendship difficult to maintain when they begin receiving taunting messages from someone who seems to know everything about their past and present secrets.

The Tomorrow Code by Brian Falkner
Tane and Rebecca aren’t sure what to make of it—a sequence of 1s and 0s, the message looks like nothing more than a random collection of alternating digits. Working to decode it, however, Tane and Rebecca discover that the message contains lottery numbers . . . lottery numbers that win the next random draw! Suddenly Tane and Rebecca are rich, but who sent the numbers? And why? More messages follow, and slowly it becomes clear—the messages are being sent back in time from Tane and Rebecca’s future. Something there has gone horribly wrong, and it’s up to them to prevent it from happening. As they follow the messages’ cryptic instructions, Tane and Rebecca begin to suspect the worst—that the very survival of the human race may be at stake.

Night World Number Two by L.J Smith

In Dark Angel, Gillian is saved from drowning by her guardian angel. Only visible to Gillian, Angel will fulfill her heart's every desire. But when Angel starts making strange and sinister requests, Gillian must question who he truly is and where he came from.

Armed with a wooden stake, martial arts, and the will to resist a vampire's mind control, Rashel struggles to avenge her mother's death in The Chosen.Then she meets Quinn, her soulmate, who is part of the world she has vowed to destroy.

Hannah receives notes warning her of incredible danger in Soulmate. But if death is her destiny, is the Lord of the Night World's love strong enough to save her?

Stargazer by Claudia Gray
Teenage vampire Bianca finds herself the target when evil wraiths attack her boarding school, Evernight Academy.

Syren by Angie Sage
In the fifth book of this Magykal series, Septimus and his friends find themselves on an island whose secrets are as dark and dangerous as its inhabitants. Septimus Heap returns to the House of Foryx with Spit Fyre to pick up Jenna, Nicko, Snorri, and Beetle. But the journey home does not go well and when Septimus and his friends are caught in a storm, Spit Fyre crashes into the Rokk Lighthouse. They are rescued by the lighthouse keeper who is disturbingly sinister, and who has an equally sinister cat And all the while, Septimus is trying to fight the strange pull he's feeling to the island and its mysterious secrets.

And that was my week, can't wait to see what everyone else got.


  1. I really liked Pretty Little Liars! Let me know what you think.

  2. Oooh some great books. I hope you enjoy them. Happy reading =)

  3. Stargazer is REALLY good. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. :D

  4. Yay Night World! I'm not fond of the characters in Gray's Evernight books. Lucas is probably the most heinous love interest I've come across. Hello domestic violence. But I do like reading them! Stargazer is pretty good.

  5. Really nice books this week--Syren sounds amazing :)

    Happy Reading!

  6. I still need to read Evernight. Syren sounds cool too. Enjoy!

  7. Stargazer! i still had 2 read it! lOVED Evernight. Happy reainf

  8. I've been meaning to get "Pretty Little Liars" it sounds super good !

  9. Ahhh Stargazer! Really want that one. Happy reading!

  10. I've always wanted to read the Pretty Little Liars books but never have! Happy reading :D
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  11. OHH great books - I hope you enjoy your reading week - I really liked the Night World series - I hope you do too!

  12. I'm waiting for my own copy of Nightworld 2 from Paperbackswap. Haven't had a chance to read Stargazer or the first book; will have to check it out. Happy reading!

  13. You got a bunch of great books this week! I'm definitely going to have to look up the Magykal series. Happy reading!


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