Sunday, 2 October 2011

In My Mailbox!

So this was probably one of the best book weeks I've ever had in my entire life! This week I got a call from my mom that I had received a package from Simon & Schuster..... and guess what was inside!?! Drumroll Please................ Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare!!!! I've pretty much been doing a happy dance all week long! My boyfriend drove down to visit me today at school so he brought Clockwork Prince with him, along with a couple of books that I had pre-ordered from Amazon a month ago. I felt pretty bad over the fact that my poor boyfriend just drove two hours to see me and the first thing I wanted to do was rip open the cover and start reading! Needless to say I'm going to be starting Clockwork  Prince immediately! Here are all the other books that I got this week as well, including a link to their description on Goodreads!

Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare
(December 6th, 2011)

I think you already know how excited I am about this book! I really loved Clockwork Angel... and I'm obsessed with steampunk... so I can't wait to see what happens!

Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins

My pre-ordered copy of Lola finally arrived! Ever since I finished Anna and the French Kiss I have been dying to read something else by Stephanie Perkins! I've heard a lot of great things about this one so I am pretty excited!

The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood

When I ordered Lola I also added Atwood's sequel to Oryx and Crake in my cart. Atwood has yet to disappoint me. She is a literary genius! I always end up drooling over her beautiful prose and thought provoking plots.

Perfect Chemistry by Simon Elkeles

After reading a lot of really positive reviews on books by Simon Elkeles, I decided to check out one of his books! I took this one out from the library yesterday after I finished volunteering at one of the children's programs that was going on over the weekend. It sounds pretty good!


Kathy said...

Jealous does not even begin to describe how I feel about Clockwork Prince. Can't wait to read what you think about it in a review!

Lola is excellent. I am reading it right now.

Jenny said...

Oh, you better watch your back. People will be tracking you down for Clockwork Prince. ;)

P.E. said...

Clockwork Prince! AH! Have fun reading! I loved Perfect Chemistry. I hope you do too!

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Amanda Welling said...

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Giselle said...

Lola is going to be amazing I just know it!! I loved Anna and really looking forward to this second novel.

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Kristan said...

So LUCKY! I'm dying to read Clockwork Prince!!!! Hope you enjoy it and I'm looking forward to your review for that one =)

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KThomas5 said...

Love it.

A Tale of Many Reviews said...

Yay for Clockwork Prince! Perfect Chemistry is really good too. Lola showed up in my mail box too. ;)

TG said...

So I really am the only person who hasn't read Anna and the French Kiss, aren't I? I think I'm going to have to just buy it; it is loved by so many people whose POV I trust.

Jacquelynne said...

Oh my god!! Do you know how jealous I am of you right now!! LMAO! :P I am still anticipating my huge order from Chapters of Silence, and Clockwork Prince .... AHH! You are so lucky!!! lol

Jacquelynne said...

PS: How on earth did you get a copy?!?! lol. Annnnnd can i borrow it after you're done :P

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