Stacking the Shelves (41)

Saturday, November 29, 2014

It's my birthday month aka the month I hoard books. Meh, that's every month. And I'm pretty tame this month, in retrospect.

For Review




I Was Here by Gayle Forman (ARC)
*signed* Only A Kiss by Ines Bautista-Yao


Gifted






*signed* After Hello by Lisa Mangum (review!!!!11)
Hold Still by Nina LaCour
Second Chance Summer by Morgan Matson


Won



*signed* These Gentle Wounds by Helene Dunbar


Bought






Althea & Oliver by Cristina Moracho (YOU GUYS, I LOVE THIS NOVEL SO MUCH.)
Life of Pi by Yann Martel (Read a library copy back in high school. Glad to have my own!)
Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
*signed* The Young Elites by Marie Lu
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (My copy's with a friend and it's so wrecked so I bought one.)
Ben Fox: Squirrel Zombie Specialist at Your Service by Daisy Whitney (review)
Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas
Winger by Andrew Smith
*signed* The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
*signed* The Kitchen God's Wife by Amy Tan

I also got my Marie Lu's Legend trilogy signed. Thank you to Simon & Schuster UK, Ines Bautista-Yao, Lisa Mangum, Precious of Fragments of Life, Irene of Gorgeous Books, Helene Dunbar, and Fully Booked. Most of all, thank you to National Book Store for spoiling me and taking all my moolah. Thank you for bringing Marie Lu here in the Philippines! I love you to Pluto and back! Special mention to JB for getting my Amy Tan books signed! <3

16 comments:

  1. Only A Kiss has such a beautiful cover! And I'm super envious over 'Crown Of Midnight'!
    Here's my Stacking the Shelves

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    1. Thanks for dropping by, Stacy! I know, ONLY A KISS has such a pretty cover. I was supposed to read Crown of Midnight this November but as usual, my reading plans were foiled. Hope you get to it soon though!

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  2. Great haul! I believe I would buy Only A Kiss based on that cover alone haha. I hope you enjoy all of your new books!

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    1. YES! It's that kind of cover. I do hope you end up getting it when it's out. Thank you for dropping by Christy and happy reading to you too!

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  3. i am oogling your Gayle Forman's I Was Here...seriously...well i have quite a book haul this month as well...I have acquired Crown of Midnight too :) my friend have a copy of Althea & Oliver...and she likes it as well so i hope to getting around in reading this.

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    1. YES PLEASE. You have to read ALTHEA & OLIVER! It needs more people loving it. Huhuhu. I WAS HERE will be out in two months. I'm planning to buy a finished copy for myself too once it's out. Thanks for dropping by!

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  4. Ahhhh this is a great haul though! Second Chance Summer is amazing and Crown of MIdnight blew me away! Enjoy your books and have an amazeballs birthday!

    My weekly haul at Ink Scratchers

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    1. I actually have already read Second Chance Summer but I didn't have my own copy yet. Ack, everyone's telling me to read Crown of Midnight stat! Thank you for the greeting and for stopping by, Jade!

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  5. I haven't read any of Gayle Forman's yet, though have a copy of I Was Here so it'll be my first. :)

    Here's mine

    Kirsty @ StudioReads

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    1. I've only read IF I STAY from her but I can't wait to free up some time this holiday season to read more. Thanks for dropping by, Kirsty-Marie! I'll check out your StS too!

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  6. I really need to get I Was Here and Second Chance Summer. Gayle Forman is a given, but I've heard good things about Second Chance Summer. Hope you enjoy your new books!

    SP & STS
    Sandy @ Somewhere Only We Know

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    1. Second Chance Summer was good! I hope you get to read it soon. I really like Morgan Matson's books. Thanks for stopping by my StS, Sandy! Off to check yours!

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  7. So much pretty! Enjoy your lovely haul http://booklovingnut.blogspot.com/2014/12/a-very-late-stacking-shelves-21.html

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    1. Thanks for dropping by my StS! Happy reading to you too!

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  8. AAAHHH!! I'm so jealous! Your After Hello is SIGNED!! Ohmygods, I looooove that book. (I didn't review it, though.) ^__^ Nice haul there. Enjoy reading! :)

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    1. It's one of my most prized possessions now. <3 Thanks for dropping by, Julie!

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