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Hi, peeps! We had a tiny bit of sun this week after non-stop rain for a month, and I feel privileged. Seriously though, we are considering a few days away from England somewhere warm and sunny because this weather is depressing.
Here is what I've got in my mailbox...

Bought

 Planesrunner was recommended to me as an example of YA sci-fi done right, and The Innocent is a continuation of Vanessa Michael Munroe's adventures which I raved about last year.
I talked about my love of all things Amanda Quick yesterday, and Moonshine has a unique premise of vampire mobsters in 1920s during The Prohibition (UPD: I've read it, and it was really really good!) At last, new Sherry Thomas! That woman's writing is divine... I devoured this book as soon as I got my hands onto it :)

For Review

Thank you, Elizabeth, whose Elemental Mysteries series I totally love, Liz, Vanessa and Terra for providing the books.

What about your book haul, ladies and gents? What did you get?

P.S. Don't forget to enter my ONE year blogoversary giveaway if you haven't done it yet! It's ending on the 9th of May.

Music Video

Fantastic video and a gorgeous cover of Sweet Dreams by Emily Browning herself.
Happy Sunday!

26 comments:

Melliane said...

I have some Jayne Anne Krentz at home but all in French so I don't know if it's this one lol. I haven't any otherwise but I hope you'll enjoy them all! Happy reading!

Mel said...

I must have blinked and missed the sun this week! Love the man candy- especially the photo with the lion - yum!

Lots of book this week I haven't heard off - I will be anviously waiting for your reviews to see if I should invest in them!

BookaholicCat said...

Hello kitty kitty!

Michelle said...

Great haul this week, I love the cover for Water and A Good Man. Love the new design too :D

thanks for stopping by my blog

Fara said...

Water looks so intriguing. Gonna check it out. Awesome haul! :D

Drop by my Showcase Sunday?

Yiota said...

Planesrunner looks both awesome and interesting! Great books! Enjoy!


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Chocolate Chunky Munkie said...

Some great books there! I really want to read Water, that one has been on my wishlist for a few months now.

I know what you mean about the English weather, I'm a bit sick of the rain! At least I can see a bit of sunshine today yay.

Thanks for stopping by and commenting on My Showcase Sunday post

Jenny - Chocolate Chunky Munkie

Jessica@a GREAT read said...

OOh nice! All those books are new to me actually! So I hope you enjoy all of them! Happy Reading!!

Here's my Stacking the Shelves

Have a GREAT day!

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Hannah said...

Some pretty covers in there this week, m'dear. :)
Also: LION!!

Nicola said...

This all look really interesting! I'll have to check some of them out. Happy reading! :D

Darlene said...

I love the cover of Moonshine! I hope you enjoy all your new books!

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Heather@The Flyleaf Review said...

Nice take this week Kara! I've read a couple of Jane Krentz/ Amanda Quick books (the ones that are set in the Victorian Era.) They were fun reads:) That woman is one prolific author isn't she? Nice man candy as usual:)

Michelle Greathouse said...

Great variety of books! I have Moonshine on the shelf - but haven't had a chance to read it yet. Glad to hear you enjoyed it.

Love the new look!

M

Liz. R said...

Ooh some cool looking books this week! I absolutely love the cover of Water, very eyecatching. Planesrunner looks great too! Happy reading :).

Book Savvy Babe said...

excellent books this week! I love the cover of Moonshine, I am intrigued :) Thanks for stopping by my Sunday post, Book Savvy Babe

Hanna said...

Wow, Plannesrunner has one creepy-ass cover! I'm not sure I could read the book with that woman staring at me :p

I actually read a glowing review of Moonshine last week, so I hope you enjoy it too!

kimba88 said...

I am reading Crystal Gardens now...eek! Lovely week you can see my books and news on The Sunday Post

Birgit said...

Books books books ... and have I told you yet that I adore your new blog layout?

Stephanie said...

Lots of great books! Moonshine sounds and looks so good! :) Love the man candy too! haha :P

Bea said...

Mmmm, I like the Man Candy!! Very nice. :) A nice distraction from all of that rain you've been getting.

I enjoy Jayne Krentz too, I haven't read that one yet. It's an interesting looking collection of books, enjoy!

Joyous Reads said...

I'm not familiar with these books, love. But I'll be sure to check them out! :) Have a great week.

kimba88 said...

Oh I am reading Crystal Gardens now...so far i am loving it! Awesome haul this week! Thanks for the yummy pics too! The Sunday Post

Amber said...

Under your reviews section, you have several covers with hands holding elements (one water, one fire) which is interesting. I hope you enjoy them!

Giselle said...

Awesome haul! I love the cover for Water I'm gonna have to check that one out! :)

Blodeuedd said...

Lots of different books, I like it and

*stares at the hottie*
I really like him

Christy @ TheReaderBee said...

Ohhh, great books! Lots of pretty covers you have. :) I hope you enjoy them all!

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