Welcome to Stocktake Saturday! This feature is where I share some bookish news with you and then show you all the bookish goodies I got over the week.
The cover reveals from the last week – (links to Goodreads pages)
- Cured (Stung #2) by Bethany Wiggins
- Fortune’s Blight (Shattered Kingdoms #2) by Evie Manieri
- Empress of the Sun (Everness #3) by Ian McDonald – UK cover
- Autumn Rose (The Dark Heroine #2) by Abigail Gibbs
- Tower Lord (Raven’s Shadow #2) by Anthony Ryan – US cover
- The Defiant (The Forsaken #3) by Lisa M. Stasse
In Bookish News, Brigid Kemmerer’s giving away a copy of Secret 😀 Head on over to check out her contest.
The launch of Allegiant in Sydney was really awesome, I hear, and you can see pictures from the event here. Looks like fun, there was trivia and prizes and of course, BOOKS!
Did you know Jennifer Rush is writing a prequel to Altered? It’s called Forged and you can see the gorgeous cover here, and find out who’s on the cover and what the story is about, and pre-orer it 😀 Forged releases 3rd December 2013.
This week I’ve been Waiting on … The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley.
My book hauls, beginning as usual with the physical copies, thanks to Jo Fletcher Books, Simon & Schuster AU, Bloomsbury Sydney, HarperCollinsAU, Pan Macmillan AU, Hachette AU and Hardie Grant Ergmont (links to Goodreads):
- The Detainee by Peter Liney
- The Scarlet Tides (Moontide Quartet #2) by David Hair
- Swords of Good Men (Valhalla Saga #1) by Snorri Kristjansson
- Untold (The Lynburn Legacy #2) by Sarah Rees Brennan
- Intuition (Transcendence #2) by C.J. Omololu
- Allegiant (Divergent #3) by Veronica Roth
- Winter’s Shadow (Winter Saga #1) by M.J. Hearle
- Winter’s Light (Winter Saga #2) by M.J. Hearle
- Ender’s Game (The Ender Quintet #1) by Orson Scott Card – movie tie-in edition from Orbit. I’ve never read this, but always wanted to. I hate Harrison Ford movies, so um … we’ll see about the movie.
- Arclight (Arclight #1) by Josin L. McQuein
And e-galleys from Netgalley and Edelweiss:
- The Feral Child (Feral Child #1) by Che Golden
- The Adversary (The Sundering #3) by Erin M. Evans – I thought I already had this but then publisher invited me on NetGalley, so I guess I hadn’t?
- The Sowing (The Torch Keeper #2) by Steven dos Santos
Last time I was fifteen books behind in my Read Three, Buy One scheme. This week I reviewed:
- Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson
- The Dream Thievese by Maggie Stiefvater
- Playing Tyler by T.L Costa
- Claudette in the Shadows by M.J. Hearle
Which leaves me 12 books behind.
I hope you have some goodies to share as well, leave your links below and I’ll be sure to visit 🙂