May 8, 2014

Stacking the Shelves {23}

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga's Reviews, where bloggers share recently bought, borrowed, won, and gifted books (print or ebooks)!
Last month, my sister's package finally arrived from London; I think I got that box open in under ten minutes because I was scrambling to hold these babies. I won Daughter of Smoke and Bone from the UK pub and I asked my sister to buy the sequel, Days of Blood and Starlight, and Let It Snow. The UK covers of these books are just so much more gorgeous than the US covers! Anyway, my sister also got The Fault in Our Stars because the bookstore had a buy-two-get-one deal. Good job, I told her on the phone :))

I clearly remember the day I bought Emma. I'd grumbled to my dad about how I was bankrupt and then I drove off to the mall with my sisters. When I came home, I had a new book lol. To my defense, it cost, like, $1 - I couldn't resist such a steal. Last March, Becca Fitzpatrick visited the Philippines for book signings and she brought ARCs of Black Ice for us bloggers, so that's signed. Acid I won from a giveaway, and it's signed, too.

I got an ARC of Into the Still Blue last year but when Veronica Rossi came with Ransom Riggs and Tahereh Mafi for book signings, I just had to get a finished copy because I love her books so much. Miss Peregrine's Graphic Novel and Hush, Hush are books I also got for the signings I mentioned.

Lastly, my sister also got me this electronic dictionary bookmark. I'm not fond of looking up words while I'm reading but I still use it because it's pink! <3

That's it! I have lots of reading to do - if only I weren't always so sleepy :((


  1. We have the same bookmark! *highfive*

  2. Aww you're lucky with your sister! So many good books! I also want to read DoSaB series; heard so many praises about it <3 Anyway, the e-dictionary IS SO COOL! I want one too! I wish someone is also selling that in PH :D

  3. The UK covers of the Daughter of Smoke and Bones trilogy are just awesome! Great Haul! :D

  4. Oh, that's cool!! I've seen a similar looking dictionary at my local bookstore. I think they're becoming quite the thing, aren't they?

  5. Oh my...goooosh! That little electronic dictionary is GENIUS. Seriously! I've never seen anything like that. ;) And you have TFIOS. Yaaaay! I hope you like it. ;)
    My StS!

  6. A little electronic dictionary is SO cool. I love that it's a bookmark too. I hope you enjoy your books!

  7. I really enjoyed Miss. Peregrine but I haven't read the sequel yet. Happy reading!

    Tsuki’s STS

  8. Great haul on Books and I would have grabbed Emma too if it was only $1. :) Love the bookmark! Enjoy your books.


  9. ahhhh Daughter of Smoke and Bone <33 This series is one of my all time favorites!!! Happy Reading!

    Nicole @ The Quiet Concert

  10. Ohhh, Waterstones always have so many buy one get one half price or free, promotions going on over here (it's why I just HAVE to buy books when I go in there, it's a compulsion), haha. I so can't wait to read Black Ice, lucky! :) Happy reading!

    Here's mine

    Kirsty @ StudioReads

  11. Nice haul. Interesting choice using black and white photos. Hush Hush has been on my shelf for awhile. I should get to it so this was a great reminder. Happy Reading!
    Here are my newest additions.

  12. I loved The Fault In Our Stars and Hush, Hush! I can't wait to read Black Ice! Enjoy your new reads :) New follower!

  13. The bookmark!! I wanna steal it Kazhy! AHAHA!


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