In My Mailbox (7)

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I am finally done with book buying ban! *throws confetti* But you know what's weird? Thursday morning, I was typing away on my laptop when my mom suddenly asked me why I haven't bought a single book for weeks. You know why that is weird? Because she was the one who told ordered me to not buy books until I read all my unread books.I didn't know what to say so I just shrugged.

Later that day, we went to the grocery and she asked me if I wanted to stop by the bookstore. I just gave her this weird look because I'm supposed to be on a book buying ban but she just answered it with an even weirder look. And that was simply how I got these two inspite of the ban.

EntwinedWither (The Chemical Garden Trilogy)
Entwined - Heather Dixon
Wither - Lauren DeStefano
From Simon & Schuster Galley Grab

 The Day BeforeForbidden
The Day Before - Lisa Schroeder (Jun 28th 2011)
Forbidden - Tabitha Suzuma (Jun 28th 2011)

After we paid, I asked her, "I thought I wasn't supposed to buy books until the end of the month?" which she replied with, "Then why did you buy those?" :(( Whatever happened to her - whether the dementia kicked in or she just wasn't serious about the ban, I'm kinda annoyed by it.

What did you get in your mailbox?


  1. I just recently bought Wither and Entwined, too, but I'm so swamped with review copies that most likely I won't get to read them until Christmas! :)

    Enjoy your books!

  2. Lol, sometimes I can't understand my parents either. I've got Entwined on my wishlist and Lisa Schroeder is a great author so I'm sure you'll enjoy The Day Before.

  3. I'm sure you're pretty happy the book buying ban might be over though! You got four great books this week and I hope you enjoy them all! I loved Wither so much.

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  4. Forbidden is an awesome book : it is so moving. It may sound controversial but it is really worth it!!
    I'm about to start reading Wither and I can't wait !! Looking forward to read your reviews ;) !

  5. Awesome books. Good job that you didn't bought books these weeks! ;) pfff. Parents.. ;)

  6. I went through my bookcase last week and pulled out all the books I hadn't read yet... the stack was much larger than I anticipated. So now I'm on a self-imposed book buying ban. It's no fun, but I have to read the ones I already have! Glad you got some new books!

  7. Entwined and Wither!!! I love them!! I totally understand what you mean about parents, mine tell me no more books, but then go ahead and buy me some! Crazy!

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  8. Entwined and Wither are both really good! I hope you enjoy them! Great galley grab books!

  9. Wither and entwined both sound like really good books. Have a good week.

  10. Hi there! Stopping by from The Story Siren's link list. That story sounds a little like my mom! Kinda. Just enough for me to share a story about her lol. She's all for me having a blog, but then she'll abruptly change her mind and threaten to take away my laptop if I don't focus on schoolwork at random points in time.

    Anyways, enjoy your books! I liked Wither and hope you do too! Entwined just sounds epic. Have a good week!

  11. Lol great story. I tell myself all the time not to buy books until my reading pile has gone down but sometimes I just can't help myself. Hope you enjoy all the books you got.

  12. I read a Uk version of Forbidden, borrowed from a friend, and I'm thrilled to say that it was amazing! :) I loved it so much, as well as Wither! Happy reading!


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