Stacking the Shelves: Week 44

stackingWe are all book lovers and the need to share our enthusiasm is sometimes overwhelming. Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks!

If you’re anything like me, you are probably hoarding books and even though you are excited about your latest book arrival, it might be a while before you get to review it and Stacking The Shelves is a good way to express your undying enthusiasm for those titles! (Hosted by!)

Week 44: Here’s what landed on our shelves this week!


♡ Library/Swapped/Gifted/Bought/Etc:

stslib441. “Emilie and the Hollow World” by Martha Wells – via ARC swap (Thanks!)

2. “Ganymede (Clockwork Century #4)” by Cherie Priest – via ARC & Book Swap (Thanks!)

3. “Delirium Stories” by Lauren Oliver – via HarperTeen (Thanks!)

4. “Angelfall” by Susan Ee – via ARC & Book Swap (Thanks!)

5. “Requiem (Delirium #3)” by Lauren Oliver – finished copy! – via HarperTeen (Thanks!)

6. “Spellcaster” by Claudia Gray – finished copy – via HarperTeen (Thanks!)

My huge thanks to my ARC swap partners and HarperTeen this week for this load of awesome! While I loved “Delirium” and “Delirium Stories” and liked “Emilie”, I was a bit lukewarm to cold on “Spellcaster”. I’ve heard good things about “Angelfall” and I love the “Clockwork Century” series, so here’s hoping! I better get reading!


stsearc441. “The Bitter Kingdom (Fire & Thorns #3)” by Rae Carson – via EW/HarperTeen (Thanks!)

2. “The Burning Sky” by Sherry Thomas – via EW/HarperTeen (Thanks!)

3. “Don’t Look Now (Persefone #2)” by Michelle Gagnon – via EW/HarperTeen (Thanks!)

4. “Blackout” by Robison Wells – via EW/HarperTeen (Thanks!)

5. “Twinmaker” by Sean Williams – via EW/HarperTeen (Thanks!)

6. “The Witch Collector: Part 1” by Loretta Nyhan (Thanks!)

These are some of HarperTeen’s Fall galleys and they all look AWESOME. Thanks to EW for granting me access this week. I can’t wait to dive in!



None this week!




Received for review/bought/won:100_1099

1. Prep SchoolFirecracker Confidential by Kara Taylor – for review (I honest-to-God don’t know how I ended up with this, but thank you, St. Martin’s Press!)

2. Dead Silence by Kimberly Derting – won via EpicReads (Thank you, Epic Reads! I don’t read this series, so I donated this to Cuddlebuggery’s amazing Little Bloggers, Big Ambitions project.)

3. The Shadow Girl by Jennifer Archer – won via Epic Reads (Thank you, Epic Reads! I already read this one because I got another ARC, funnily enough. Shortly after I took this photo, I gave it to a friend who loved it.)

4. In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters – bought

5. Firecracker by David Iserson – for review via NetGalley (I’m a third of the way in and it’s not going well, but thank you, Penguin Teen!)


Stuff we finished and reviewed within the last week!:
“The 5th Wave” by Rick Yancey
“Arclight” by Josin L. McQuein (Usagi’s Review)
“Arclight” by Josin L. McQuein (Ashleigh’s Review)
“The Ward” by Jordana Frankel (Ashleigh’s Review)
“Invisibilty” by Andrea Cremer & David Levithan
“Game (Jasper Dent #2)” by Barry Lyga
“Legacy of the Clockwork Key” by Kristin Bailey
“Taken” by Erin Bowman (Usagi’s Review)
“Breath (Horseman Quartet #4)” by Jackie Morse Kessler


Other cool stuff on the blog this week!:
New feature! Afternoon Yak: Week 1!
New meme! Out & About: Week 1!
“Furious” tour stop! Guest Post: Jill Wolfson on why she wrote the book and more!


What leapt onto your shelves this week?

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