Showcase Sunday (40)

Posted April 21, 2013 by Bonnie in Sunday Book Haul / 21 Comments

Just as soon as I was getting a handle on my ARC TBR pile 4 more get added to it. I couldn’t help it though!ย The Truth About You and Me andย The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls both sound especially intriguing and Lucky Bastard is a continuation of a series that I enjoy immensely. Icons was a surprise mailbox pressie. I’m a bit leery of it though as I’ve avoided Beautiful Creatures for various reasons, but… have any of you guys read it yet?
What new goodies did you get in the mail this week? Share your links and I’ll be sure and stop by!
For Review
Icons (Icons #1) by Margaret Stohl {Purchase}
The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls: A NovelThe Truth About You and MeLucky Bastard
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21 responses to “Showcase Sunday (40)

  1. Sam

    I read Icons recently actually and I wasn't a huge fan. Still, it was quite readable for the most part, so I hope you enjoy it slightly more. I'm curious about The Truth About You and Me! Mostly because I like the cover… I haven't actually read the book description yet, hah. ๐Ÿ˜‰
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  2. sarabara081

    I've been so curious about Icons! I hope it's as great as it sounds. The Truth About You & Me looks great too! Enjoy these awesome new reads this week! ๐Ÿ™‚

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  3. Heidi

    I know what you mean, I am really trying to get a handle on the ARCS as well. I am most curious about Icons. I love the Casters Chronicles but early reviews are not too promising for this one. I wonder what you will make of it?
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  4. I'm so excited to read Icons, and to see how Margret Stohl handles being a solo author. I liked the Caster Chronicles, although I think it's not a series for everyone. The Truth About You and Me sounds so cute and good, so I'll definitely be checking that one out.

    Lovely haul, and happy reading! <3

  5. I read Beautiful Creatures but it was so long ago, Bonnie. I remember liking it, but I don't think I was over the moon for it. I wonder how Icons will be. I also got The Testing Prequel as well as the novel. I hope we both like them. Enjoy your reads. ๐Ÿ™‚

  6. Grace Fonseca

    Very nice. I always love seeing what people get;. Icons was good once you get past the confusing beginning, so don't get discouraged by it. Great haul of books.


  7. Great new books! I recently got an ARC of The Yonahlossee Riding Camp For Girls. It will be my next read.
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  8. Chelsey

    These look great, Bonnie! I'm curious about Icons and look forward to seeing what you think :).
    Thank you also for stopping by the blog!
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  9. Sandra

    Oh, Icons looks great! I also really like the cover for The Truth About You and Me, looks very promising. (: Great haul and enjoy the books!

    Sandra @ When Books Attack!

  10. miss_bonnie13

    Yeah, I'm not in a big rush to get to Icons, I have a feeling it won't be my cup of tea. Isn't that cover great on The Truth About You and Me? Reminds me of the loveliness of Tumble & Fall almost. ๐Ÿ™‚

  11. miss_bonnie13

    Yeah I got the The Testing last week… didn't have any idea there was a prequel so now I'll be able to read that one before. ๐Ÿ™‚

  12. miss_bonnie13

    Good to know about the beginning of Icons. I think I read the first two chapters and decided to put it aside for now… I'll remember that when I pick it back up. ๐Ÿ™‚

  13. miss_bonnie13

    hahaha I wasn't going to request it either (for the same reason) but one positive is it's quite a tiny book.

  14. amabe0421

    I am curious about Icons. I can't wait to see what you think of it. The Truth About You and Me sounds really good too. I almost requested it, but I decided to pass since I already have too many books to read lol!!
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  15. I can't wait to hear what you think of Icons, though I am really happy they changed the cover as I was not a fan of the old one at all!
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  16. I am really scared of Icons, because I've really disliked both of the other Stohl things I've read. I hope it's not bad, though. Also, I'm really curious about Amanda Grace's books. Good luck with everything!
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  17. starryeyedjen29

    ICONS! This book sounds amazing! I just hope it lives up to our expectations. I still haven't been able to make myself finish Beautiful Creatures. ๐Ÿ™
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