Saturday, January 23, 2010

In My Mailbox - Jaunary 23, 2010


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Only a few again this week. - again, not complaining as I have sooooo many books on my TBR pile!

From BookMooch - hardcover edition which is great because I love this cover. This has been on my wishlist forever so I'm supper happy to have a copy

The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson
Who is Jenna Fox? Seventeen-year-old Jenna has been told that is her name. She has just awoken from a coma, they tell her, and she is still recovering from a terrible accident in which she was involved a year ago. But what happened before that? Jenna doesn't remember her life. Or does she? And are the memories really hers?
This fascinating novel represents a stunning new direction for acclaimed author Mary Pearson. Set in a near future America, it takes readers on an unforgettable journey through questions of bio-medical ethics and the nature of humanity. Mary Pearson's vividly drawn characters and masterful writing soar to a new level of sophistication.

Also from BookMooch - I can't believe I got this one! It's due out in May! I only recently added it to my wishlist :)

ARC of Anxious Hearts by Tucker Shaw

Eva and Gabe explore the golden forest of their seaside Maine town, unknowingly tracing the footsteps of two teens, Evangeline and Gabriel, who once lived in the idyllic wooded village of Acadia more than one hundred years ago. On the day that Evangeline and Gabriel were be wed, their village was attacked and the two were separated. And now in the present, Gabe has mysteriously disappeared from Eva.
A dreamlike, loose retelling of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s famous love poem “Evangeline,” Anxious Hearts tells an epic tale of unrequited love and the hope that true love can be reunited.

So, what's in your mailbox?

17 comments:

  1. Jenna Fox sounds so good. I have a copy but still haven't read it yet - will look out for your review.

    Happy reading!

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  2. Anxious hearts sounds great! I like novels wherein the characters are sort of connected/patterned with the past. Can't wait to hear what you think of this one!

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  3. Interesting books this week. Hope you enjoy them. :)

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  4. The Adoration Of Jenna Fox is so good...I hope you enjoy it! :D

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  5. Anxious Hearts sounds incredible, and I love the cover. Hope you have fun reading :D

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  6. Oh I am so jealous you got Anxious Hearts it looks so good! Can't wait to read your review for it. The Adoration of Jenna Fox is a really good read, I loved it! I hope you like it as well. :)

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  7. I recently read The Adoration of Jenna Fox and reviewed it here. I really loved it. Anxious Hearts sounds really good too.

    Happy reading!

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  8. Awesome! Both of those are books I wish I could get my hands on. Hope you enjoy them both. :D

    ~Briana

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  9. Both those books look really good! I hope you enjoy them! :)

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  10. Great grabs from bookmooch especially the arc.

    Check out what was in my mailbox this week :)

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  11. Great Books this week! The Adoration of Jenna Fox is an amazing thought provoking read.

    Enjoy your reads :0

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  12. Both books sounds really good!! Happy Reading!

    http://trishasbookshelf.blogspot.com/2010/01/in-my-mailbox-jan-24.html

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  13. Oh! Every time I go book shopping I forget to get The Adoration of Jenna Fox! Hope you enjoy the books!

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  14. Awesome books! I've been looking into The Adoration of Jenna Fox, though I still don't know if I should get it. I will be looking forward to your review though! And I'm definitely jealous of Anxious Hearts. Happy reading! :D

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  15. Jenna Fox looks good. Hope you enjoy. My mailbox is at The Crowded Leaf.

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