Sunday, June 17, 2012

The Sunday Post ~Sharing News and Books~



The Sunday Post ~ 8th Edition
The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer ~ It's a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.
Another week has flown by, this week I shopped for clothes for the cruise. Confession: I hate shopping, hate the mall and would be perfectly happy if the only store I ever entered was a bookstore. LOL I also scheduled the Sunday Posts for while I am away, and each will show where I am..and what will be happening on my blog. If the opportunity allows, I will include pictures of my adventure. The coffee is fresh, so grab a cup and as always be sure and visit the participating Sunday Post blogs.


This past week I brought you reviews of:
I also shared:
This week on the blog I will have reviews of :
I will also feature:
  • An excerpt of Shadow's Edge and giveaway
  • Waiting on Wednesday
  • Wicked Wildfire Read-a-Thon update, challenge, etc. You can still join this wonderful event, simply click here and link up.
Here are the books and goodies I received this week:


For Review:

 Courtesy of Viking/Penguin publications 
a finished copy of Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness
and some awesome swag. 
Jealous..don't be I have a set to giveaway to one lucky follower!! 

Every Day by David Levithan
courtesy of Random House and netGalley.


The Unspoken by Heather Graham
courtesy of Harlequin and netGalley


The Uninvited by Heather Graham
courtesy of Harlequin and netGalley


Gifted or Won:
Undertow by Callie Kingston
won during blog tour from Jamie @Twisting the Lens


So what's new in your world? 




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34 Comments:

At June 17, 2012 at 12:06 AM , Blogger Book Savvy Babe said...

Lots of goodies this week :) That ARC of Shadow of Night looks really good... happy reading, have a great week!

 
At June 17, 2012 at 12:26 AM , Blogger Heidi@Rainy Day Ramblings said...

I agree about the shopping unless I am going to Costco! I hope you do share pics of your cruise. I just got my ebook copy of Shadow of Night excited to hear what you think of it. I will definitely be stopping by! Enjoy the rest of your weekend, Kimba.

 
At June 17, 2012 at 12:56 AM , Blogger Fairytale Nerd said...

I got Every Day a few weeks ago. I haven't started it yet. :D

I've been eyeing that book by Harkness. Hope you enjoy it.

 
At June 17, 2012 at 2:03 AM , OpenID inlibrisveritas said...

Now that Borders is gone (and a few other stores) the mall has become one of my hated places as well. I look forward to hearing about your adventure, it seems like it's going to be a lot of fun! I will be stopping by for your review on Shadow of Night.
I hope you enjoy your weekend!
Michelle

 
At June 17, 2012 at 3:35 AM , Blogger kara-karina@Nocturnal Book Reviews said...

You go on a cruise! You lucky lucky girl! I always wanted to get on one :))) I'm sure you'll do more shopping there... Great haul this week, Kimba! I'm looking forward to your thoughts on Every Day, enjoy!

 
At June 17, 2012 at 3:55 AM , Blogger Faye (Daydreaming_Star) said...

You got some interesting titles this week Kimba! I like the look of the Uninvited and the Unspoken and Every day looks pretty amazing too!!

Looking forward to some of your reviews this week too (Cicada!). Hope you enjoy all of your new reads! And congrats on the win! yeee!

Here's my Letterbox Love for this week!

Faye :-)

 
At June 17, 2012 at 4:43 AM , Blogger Crystal Burns said...

Cruises are the best!!!
Loved this post,those books look really good, hope you enjoy them all :D

I just did my first , but hopefully not my last Sunday post !

 
At June 17, 2012 at 4:54 AM , Blogger Alexia said...

Oooh I love the cover for Undertow by Callie Kingston! Hope you had a great weekend :)

 
At June 17, 2012 at 5:52 AM , Blogger Barbara W. said...

<---so envious about your vacation! I hope you have a blast! I agree about the shopping thing, I'd rather wear whatever I had and just buy books. :)

I'm looking forward to your Embers review. I haven't started that series yet but I'm thinking about it since I have a book of Bickle's for the fall.

 
At June 17, 2012 at 6:32 AM , Blogger Manga Maniac said...

I hate shopping, too! Have fun on your cruise.

 
At June 17, 2012 at 6:32 AM , Blogger Blodeuedd said...

Good book haul this week :)
And I am looking forward to hearing about Stacey's new book as I have been meaning to try one

 
At June 17, 2012 at 6:35 AM , Blogger Captain Biscuits said...

Ooh some interesting books here, Undertow looks interesting. Also I'm going to be joining in with the Read-a-thon! :D thanks for sharing.

Here is my weekly round up post.
Lauren from Northern Plunder

 
At June 17, 2012 at 7:14 AM , Blogger Melissas Eclectic Bookshelf said...

Can't wait to see what you thought of Shadow of Night! I am in the middle of it now!

 
At June 17, 2012 at 8:26 AM , Blogger Jenea Whittington said...

I dedfinitely have check out what you think of Shadow of Night. I still haven't read it yet. Gotta get on the stick it comes out soon... You got some great books. I love Heather Graham's books.. Enjoy..

Jenea @ Books Live Forever
http://booksliveforever.com/?p=1738

 
At June 17, 2012 at 9:15 AM , Blogger Nick said...

Shadow Of Night has a lovely cover. I love the colors on it. :)
Every Day sounds like an intriguing read.
I hope you enjoy all the lovelies you got this week, Kimberly!

Happy reading !


My StS
http://nicksbookblog93.blogspot.com/2012/06/stacking-shelves-8.html

 
At June 17, 2012 at 9:16 AM , Blogger Michelle Chew said...

The cover for Every Day is pretty unique. I love the feel of it. Happy reading! :)

Thanks for visiting my book haul.

Michelle

 
At June 17, 2012 at 10:02 AM , Blogger Bea said...

You really like Heather Graham, don;t you? :D

I read an excerpt from Every Day in the BEA Buzz sampler, it was intriguing. I hope the book is good.

When is your cruise, any day now, right?

 
At June 17, 2012 at 11:18 AM , Blogger Celine said...

Great books, Kimba! I still have to read A Discovery of Witches.. But it's so huge!

Not sure when your cruise is, but enjoy (:

 
At June 17, 2012 at 11:35 AM , Blogger Jen Ryland/YA Romantics said...

I hate shopping too :) I wish clothes could just magically appear in my closet. But I'm sure you'll have a fantastic time on the cruise
Thanks so much for stopping by my blog!

 
At June 17, 2012 at 11:51 AM , Blogger Beth said...

Thanks so much for the head's up about the sale price on A Discovery of Witches for Kindle--I snatched that one up! Now I want to win the giveaway for Shadow of Night!! Love the swag. :)

 
At June 17, 2012 at 11:59 AM , Blogger @HarleyBearBooks said...

Every Day looks awesome! I'll have to come back and read your review of it. The cover of Undertow always catches my eye. I put it on my list awhile back. I forget what it's about, but I think it was kind of dark right? Congrats on winning! Thanks for stopping by my blog yesterday!

 
At June 17, 2012 at 12:04 PM , Blogger Bekka said...

I hope you have a great vacation! It's coming up soon now, isn't it?

I bought A Discovery of Witches, but haven't read it yet. The new book keeps popping up, so I really need to catch up! I read your review of struck, and now I can't wait to read it, too. Your review swayed me!

Hope you have a great week :) Thanks again for hosting The Sunday Post.

 
At June 17, 2012 at 12:34 PM , Blogger The Literary Darling said...

Shadow of Night!! I can't wait to get this! I loved Discovery of Witches! Enjoy :)

 
At June 17, 2012 at 1:13 PM , Blogger Jane Hanbury said...

There's a nice few books to keep you going.
http://booketta.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/hunting-in-charity-shops.html

 
At June 17, 2012 at 1:59 PM , Blogger Ann @ Tea And Text said...

Ahhh Shadow of night!! I still need to read the first one... Thanks for stopping by my blog!

 
At June 17, 2012 at 2:35 PM , Blogger DBookWhore said...

I have a couple Heather Graham books! I can't wait to start reading them!!

 
At June 17, 2012 at 3:59 PM , Blogger Shy said...

Can't wait to see your review for Shadow of Night.Great haul this week.

 
At June 17, 2012 at 4:33 PM , Blogger Sharon ObsessionwithBooks said...

Your cruise will be wonderful! I'm looking forward to your updates.

A nice book haul this week & I'm looking forward to your Cicada review..

Happy reading & holidaying!

 
At June 17, 2012 at 7:40 PM , Blogger Chapter by Chapter said...

Very cool that you got a finished copy of Shadow of Night plus swag!! That's fantastic! I'm pretty excited to start Every day. You got some sweet books :) Happy reading!

MaryAnn
Chapter by Chapter

 
At June 17, 2012 at 8:25 PM , Blogger Melissa said...

I'm so excited to see your review of Shadow of Night, I can't wait!

Have fun on your cruise1

 
At June 17, 2012 at 9:22 PM , Blogger Anna said...

So many great reviews!

 
At June 17, 2012 at 9:53 PM , Blogger Dani Chapman said...

Looks like you have an awesome haul this week! I have never read books by Heather Graham. i always mean to pick up one and see if I would like them but I haven't yet. I can't wait to see if you like the ones you received.

 
At June 18, 2012 at 7:44 AM , Blogger Christina said...

So jealous of Shadow of Night. I think I have a copy coming. I hope. AHHHH!

This week I had two book haul posts, one for my BEA books and one for my regularly scheduled post.

 
At June 21, 2012 at 7:26 PM , Blogger Melissa (My World...in words and pages) said...

You are always amazing at getting all those reviews out! Looks like a great week, even though it went fast. :) Thank you! And hears hoping this week went well for you as well.

 

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