Sunday, May 27, 2012

Geek Chic This Week (5/20/12 + 5/27/12)

Geek Chic This Week is a feature here at Geek Chic to talk about the books I received this week, whether bought, borrowed, or chucked at my head! It's inspired by the Story Siren's In My Mailbox. 




Since I didn't post a GCTW last week, I have two weeks worth of books to show you guys!


WEEK OF 5/20/12


FROM THE LIBRARY




-Ascend by Amanda Hocking. Third and final book in the Trylle series! It didn't end the way I had been expecting/hoping, but at the same time I thought it was a pretty good ending!


-Endure by Carrie Jones. I'M SO SCARED TO READ THIS ONE. Mostly because of the love triangle. I'm worried about who Zara will choose...Mostly because I don't know who I WANT her to choose...


-First Comes Love by Katie Kacvinsky. I wasn't expecting to get this one, I saw it randomly on the shelf at the library and got super excited. It was good!


-Unraveling by Elizabeth Norris. THIS. BOOK. You guys--THIS BOOK!! I've been looking forward to it ages, and it was SO GOOD! I was so relieved to find out there would be a sequel, because I am NOT ready for that story to be over. Seriously, you guys, go read this book RIGHT NOW. Gah.


-Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi. Another one I've been dying to read, and another awesome one whose sequel I can't WAIT for!!


-Revived by Cat Patrick. It sounds really cool, and I enjoyed her first book, Forgotten, so I'm looking forward to reading this one!


ON MY KINDLE




-Intangible by J. Meyers. I received an e-copy of this one for review from the author. I haven't moved it to my Kindle yet, which is why there's no picture, but I'm really excited to read it!!


WEEK OF 5/27/12


FROM THE LIBRARY




-Destined by Aprilynne Pike. EEEK! The Wings series was one of the first real YA paranormal series I read, back when I mostly read contemporaries and younger stuff. AND I LOVE TAMANI THIS SERIES SO MUCH!! It was a great ending, in my opinion, though there was some bittersweetness that made it refreshingly realistic, without thoroughly depressing me :)


-Above by Leah Bobet. Another one I'd heard of and stumbled across at the library. Looks cool!!


What's in your mailbox this week? Leave me links to your book-sharing posts!!


(:D)
~Mag

10 comments:

  1. Omgggggg Unraveling and Under the Never Sky!!! AHHHH I DIE! What I wouldn't give to be able to read those for the first time again :D FABULOUS!

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  2. I need Endure so bad! I LOVE Astley!!! I want and think she will end up with him. Ascend was amazing! I loved how it ended and who she ended up with. I also want to read Unraveling and Revived. They sound like cool sci fi books. I really want to start the Wings series. I've heard many good things about them. Happy reading!
    My Stack

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    1. Ah, see, I really loved Nick and hated Astley at first, but with Nick gone for so long...I like Astley. But I like Nick.

      I DON'T KNOW!!!!

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  3. I loved Unraveling! Great books. New follower!

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    1. Ah, Unraveling was SO GREAT!

      Thank you so much for following! <3

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  4. Your library seems to have a better selection than mine..lol I really enjoyed Revived, I hope you so as well! Enjoy your new reads!

    Happy reading!

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    1. Lol they were low on funds for a while, but now that they're doing better they're buying up new books like CRAZY!

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  5. I really enjoyed Intangible and I LOVED Under the Never Sky!! I own Unraveling and Above, but haven't gotten the chance to read them yet. I really want to read the Trylle series and Revived as well! All the other books your got sound awesome! I hope you love them all! Can't wait to read your thoughts!

    Jessirae @ Words, pages and books

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    1. AHH if you OWN Unraveling, you MUST READ IT ASAP!! (I'd love to own it, I borrowed it from the library :D) It's so good! I really liked Under the Never Sky as well! It was really cool!

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