Not Enough Bookshelves: February 2010

Sunday, 28 February 2010 In My Mailbox 5 This week the absolutely lovely people at Penguin sent me four new books. One of them had me jumping up and down in excitement. Not that the other don’t look like great reads, but The Extraordinary Secret of April, May and June is the new novel by […]

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Not Enough Bookshelves: March 2010

Monday, 15 March 2010 Author Appreciation Week Day 1 The ones who write about secret societies Diana Peterfreund I do hereby confess: that yes, I do have a great big author crush on Diana Peterfreund. Secret Society Girl and Under the Rose, had me hooked. The Rites of (Spring) Break, put Diana, on my buy […]

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Not Enough Bookshelves: January 2010

Sunday, 31 January 2010 January Roundup I read six books this month which puts me well on track for reading 50 books this year – yay! Four of those were by debut authors so I’m also doing great on the 2010 Debut Author Challenge too Three of those books have become firm favourites, they are […]

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Not Enough Bookshelves: Cover Wars – Willow

Thursday, 4 March 2010 Cover Wars – Willow Willow was one of my favourite books of last year (review here) and when I saw on The Story Siren’s blog that it had a UK cover I had to feature it here.                                               USA                                                         UK For once I have no preference, I absolutely love […]

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Not Enough Bookshelves: Cover Wars – The Boyfriend List

Wednesday, 3 February 2010 Cover Wars – The Boyfriend List The Boyfriend List by E. Lockhart                                       The New USA                               The UK I’m cheating slightly this week because the UK cover is very similar to the old USA cover. The frog is in a different position and the font is a lot cuter, but it’s […]

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Not Enough Bookshelves: Cover Wars – Wake

Tuesday, 16 February 2010 Cover Wars – Wake Gone, the final book in Lisa McMann’s Dream catchers series, came out last week. So I thought we’d have the first book of the trilogy for cover wars. The Book: Wake by Lisa McMann USA I love this cover. I love it’s stark simplicity. It gives me […]

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Not Enough Bookshelves: Cover Wars – Wings

Wednesday, 24 February 2010 Cover Wars – Wings The Book – Wings by Aprilynne Pike USA I love this cover. It’s beautiful and fits well with the slow, slightly dreamy feel of the book. Although I didn’t realize that the wings, were in fact petals, until after I’d finished the book. UK I do think […]

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Not Enough Bookshelves: Cover Wars – CANDOR

Tuesday, 19 January 2010 Cover Wars – CANDOR The Book – Candor by Pam Bachorz  USA I liked the houses on this one, it reminded me of the tv show Weeds, which I love. I wasn’t that keen on having the boys face though. Although I do like the headphones. UK I just LOVE this […]

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