25 March 2012

In My Mailbox [5]

**'In My Mailbox' is a meme hosted by The Story Siren, that features books I have received/purchased/borrowed during the week**

.: Bought :.


Hollowmen (Hollowland #2) by Amanda Hocking




The sequel to Hollowland....

After six months in the quarantine, Remy finds out things are much worse than she feared. Her plans to escape come with a heavy cost, and she realizes that zombies aren't the worst of her problems.












Fallen in Love (Fallen #3.5) by Lauren Kate




Unexpected. Unrequited. Forbidden. Eternal. Everyone has their own love story.

And in a twist of fate, four extraordinary love stories combine over the course of a romantic Valentine's Day in Medieval England. Miles and Shelby find love where they
least expect it. Roland learns a painful lesson about finding-and losing love. Arianne pays the price for a love so fierce it burns. And for the first -and last- time, Daniel and Luce
will spend a night together like none other.

Lauren Kate's FALLEN IN LOVE is filled with love stories . . . the ones everyone has been waiting for.

True love never says goodbye. . .



Crave (The Clann #1) by Melissa Darnell




Savannah Colbert has never known why she's so hated by the kids of the Clann. Nor can she deny her instinct to get close to Clann golden boy Tristan Coleman. Especially when she recovers from a strange illness and the attraction becomes nearly irresistible. It's as if he's a magnet, pulling her gaze, her thoughts, even her dreams. Her family has warned her to have nothing to do with him, or any members of the Clann. But when Tristan is suddenly everywhere she goes, Savannah fears she's destined to fail.

For years, Tristan has been forbidden to even speak to Savannah Colbert. Then Savannah disappears from school for a week and comes back…different, and suddenly he can't stay away. Boys seem intoxicated just from looking at her. His own family becomes stricter than ever. And Tristan has to fight his own urge to protect her, to be near her no matter the consequences...



Dearly, Departed (Gone with the Respiration #1) by Lia Habel




Love can never die.
Love conquers all, so they say. But can Cupid’s arrow pierce the hearts of the living and the dead—or rather, the undead? Can a proper young Victorian lady find true love in the arms of a dashing zombie?

The year is 2195. The place is New Victoria—a high-tech nation modeled on the manners, mores, and fashions of an antique era. A teenager in high society, Nora Dearly is far more interested in military history and her country’s political unrest than in tea parties and debutante balls. But after her beloved parents die, Nora is left at the mercy of her domineering aunt, a social-climbing spendthrift who has squandered the family fortune and now plans to marry her niece off for money. For Nora, no fate could be more horrible—until she’s nearly kidnapped by an army of walking corpses.

But fate is just getting started with Nora. Catapulted from her world of drawing-room civility, she’s suddenly gunning down ravenous zombies alongside mysterious black-clad commandos and confronting “The Laz,” a fatal virus that raises the dead—and hell along with them. Hardly ideal circumstances. Then Nora meets Bram Griswold, a young soldier who is brave, handsome, noble . . . and dead. But as is the case with the rest of his special undead unit, luck and modern science have enabled Bram to hold on to his mind, his manners, and his body parts. And when his bond of trust with Nora turns to tenderness, there’s no turning back. Eventually, they know, the disease will win, separating the star-crossed lovers forever. But until then, beating or not, their hearts will have what they desire.
In Dearly, Departed, romance meets walking-dead thriller, spawning a madly imaginative novel of rip-roaring adventure, spine-tingling suspense, and macabre comedy that forever redefines the concept of undying love.




I actually went on this massive book spree, and got like 40 or something new books. So, I've decided to post just a few of them each week on my IMM, otherwise I won't have anymore post for the rest of the year. xD



What's in your Mailbox this week?

6 comments :

  1. I really liked DEARLY, DEPARTED and even though I wasn't too happy with CRAVE, I know many people who loved it. Hope you'll enjoy everything and can't wait to see what other books you got! ;)

    Carina
    Fictional Distraction

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  2. Hollowmen is good! I LOVE Amanda Hocking. I thought the first book was better though. I loved Dearly, Departed. I plan to re-read it now that I own it. Bram is the hottest zombie ever. Crave has a really cool cover. Thanks for visiting My IMM!

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  3. 40 new books at one time. How did you get them all home or were some ebooks?

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  4. Ohhhh I really enjoyed Dearly Departed! And I LOVE the new cover for Crave! It looks way better than the old one!

    Thanks for stopping by!

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  5. @JC Jones

    Lol most of the book are eBooks. I need to get a new book shelf before I can get any more physical books! xD

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  6. I really want to read Hollowland it sounds great. I really enjoyed Dearly Departed! Great haul!

    Giselle
    Xpresso Reads

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