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Sunday, April 8, 2012

In My Mailbox 4/8/12

In My Mailbox is a weekly meme, hosted by The Story Siren, held usually on Sundays that encourages bloggers to share what they bought, borrowed, received or won this week.


AboveTitle: Above
Author: Leah Bobet

Genre: YA Fantasy/Dystopian

Publisher:  Arthur A. Levine Books (April 1st 2012)
Source: Publisher for honest review
Available On: Amazon | Barnes&Noble | TheBookDepository | Kindle | Nook

Description from GoodReads:

An extraordinary debut urban fantasy about dangers outside and in.

Matthew has loved Ariel from the moment he found her in the tunnels, her bee's wings falling away. They live in Safe, an underground refuge for those fleeing the city Above—like Whisper, who speaks to ghosts, and Jack Flash, who can shoot lightning from his fingers.

But one terrifying night, an old enemy invades Safe with an army of shadows, and only Matthew, Ariel, and a few friends escape Above. As Matthew unravels the mystery of Safe's history and the shadows' attack, he realizes he must find a way to remake his home—not just for himself, but for Ariel, who needs him more than ever before.

ABOVE is the debut of an amazing new voice.

Of Poseidon
Title: Of Poseidon
Author: Anna  Banks
Genre:YA fiction/Mythology
ISBN: 9781250003324
Publisher:  Feiwel & Friends (May 22nd 2012)
Source: Publisher for honest review

Description from GoodReads:
Galen is the prince of the Syrena, sent to land to find a girl he’s heard can communicate with fish. Emma is on vacation at the beach. When she runs into Galen—literally, ouch!—both teens sense a connection. But it will take several encounters, including a deadly one with a shark, for Galen to be convinced of Emma’s gifts. Now, if he can only convince Emma that she holds the key to his kingdom . . .
Told from both Emma and Galen’s points of view, here is a fish-out-of-water story that sparkles with intrigue, humor, and waves of romance.

StruckTitle: Struck
Author: Jennifer Bosworth
Genre: YA Fantasy/Dystopian
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux BYR (May 8th 2012)
Source: Publisher for honest review
Available On: Amazon | Barnes&Noble | TheBookDepository | Kindle Nook

Description from GoodReads:
Mia Price is a lightning addict. She’s survived countless strikes, but her craving to connect to the energy in storms endangers her life and the lives of those around her.Los Angeles, where lightning rarely strikes, is one of the few places Mia feels safe from her addiction. But when an earthquake devastates the city, her haven is transformed into a minefield of chaos and danger. The beaches become massive tent cities. Downtown is a crumbling wasteland, where a traveling party moves to a different empty building each night, the revelers drawn to the destruction by a force they cannot deny. Two warring cults rise to power, and both see Mia as the key to their opposing doomsday prophecies. They believe she has a connection to the freak electrical storm that caused the quake, and to the far more devastating storm that is yet to come.
Mia wants to trust the enigmatic and alluring Jeremy when he promises to protect her, but she fears he isn’t who he claims to be. In the end, the passion and power that brought them together could be their downfall. When the final disaster strikes, Mia must risk unleashing the full horror of her strength to save the people she loves, or lose everything.


Lies Beneath (Lies Beneath #1)Endure (Need, #4)YesterdayTempest Unleashed (Tempest #2)Dark Kiss (Nightwatchers, #1)The Girl in the Clockwork Collar (Steampunk Chronicles, #2)

1. Lies Beneath by Anne Greenwood Brown GoodReads|Amazon
2. Endure by Carrie Jones GoodReads|Amazon
3. Yesterday by C.K Kelly Martin GoodReads|Amazon
4. Tempest Unleashed by Tracy Deebs GoodReads|Amazon
5. Dark Kiss by Michelle Rowen GoodReads|Amazon
6. The Girl in the Clockwork Collar by Kady Cross GoodReads|Amazon


Pandemonium (Delirium, #2)Title: Pandemonium
Author: Lauren Oliver
Genre: YA Fiction/Dystopian
ISBN: 9780061978067
Publisher: February 28th 2012 by Harper Teen
Source: Purchased

Description from Goodreads:
I’m pushing aside the memory of my nightmare, pushing aside thoughts of Alex, pushing aside thoughts of Hana and my old school, push, push, push, like Raven taught me to do.The old life is dead.But the old Lena is dead too.I buried her.I left her beyond a fence,behind a wall of smoke and flame.

*Thank you to all the publishers! 

What's in your mailbox?


  1. Lalaine ficbookreviewsApril 8, 2012 at 12:54 AM

    wow Great books Ive got some of the books youve got up there too. hope you enjoy all of them. Happy Easter Erika.x


  2. Jessica@a GREAT readApril 8, 2012 at 6:58 AM

    OOOoh fab reads!! I can't wait to read Dark Kiss, still have that one to read as well! Read a few of these Netgalley picks and they were awesome!! Happy Reading!

    Here's my IMM

    Have a GREAT day!

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