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Welcome! My name is Haley, I'm a 27 year old book-aholic. I'm a book reviewer for the RiverTalk Newspaper. I love reading YA, NA, and adult paranormal mostly, but I do go into other genres on occasion. If you want to talk more one on one about books, please don't hesitate to contact me on facebook or twitter, I love making new bookish friends!

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Hey book lovers!! !I know I know, I haven't done an IMM in months it seems!!! Well here is the wayy late In My Mailbox post, these are all the books I have gotten since my last IMM (besides a few books that I very recently got  that I will be showing this weekend)  :D I did also get alot of awesome ebooks, but really there are far too many to list, so I am going to exclude those ones in this IMM! (:

Over here to the left is all the (hard copy) books I have gotten since my last IMM! Most of these are books I got for review and books I got as gifts, I did buy one book though! (:

Books I got for Review

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My Favorite Mistake by Bloomberg and Hapka 
Bone Dressing by Michelle Brooks
Vesper by Jeff Sampson
Havoc (Vesper #2) by Jeff Sampson
The Mayfair Moon by J.A. Redmerski
Accordance (Significance #2) by Shelly Crane

Ahh what a beautiful batch of review books!! I am so excited for every single one of these! Thank you so much to Bloomsbury publishing, Michelle, Balzer + Bray publishing, J.A., and Shelly!! ((:

Books I got as Gifts

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Violet Wings from Donna
A Season of Eden from Donna (early bday present!)
Descended by Blood from Donna (early bday present!) Thank you so much Donna! You are seriously ahh mazing! If you guys have not been to Donna's book blog you need to get over there right NOW! It is spectacular! BOOK PASSION FOR LIFE
Forbidden from Belle Books Thank you!! :D
Cinder was from my amazing boyfriend Ray(:

Book I Bought

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The Iron Knight by Julie Kagawa

Now this book I read awhile before it came out off of netgalley, but I REALLY wanted a hard copy, since Iron Fey is my ALL time favorite series EVER!! I absolutely adore this series and am so glad I finally bought the last book to complete the collection (:

What do you think of the books I got? What did you get in your mailbox?!(:


Sarah (saz101) said...


OK. I KNOW it's the result of many weeks without a mailbox... but so many amazing boooks! *drools*
Oh, I'm SO excited to start on the Iron Fey series, and CINDER! My best friend bought it for me for my birthday...
Bone Dressed! Forbidden! EEEEE! Oooh, hope you have fun with them all :D

Haley @ YA-Aholic said...

@Sarah (saz101)AHHH :D I hope you love the Iron Fey series as much as me!!!!! :D It is such a great series!!! I'm excited for the rest of the books too, you'll have to let me know how Cinder is once you read it! ((:

Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer said...

Sweet haul! I loved Cinder hope you enjoy it

Book Passion for Life said...

Ahhh about time you did an IMM women. It has been FOREVER!! lol. But yeah you got some truly awesome books and I can't wait to see some of your reviews!! ~ Donna xoxox

Carina said...

Looks like you've got amazing books during the last weeks. Read and loved a few of these and others are very high on my to-read list. Hope you're enjoying everything! :)

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Haley @ YA-Aholic said...

@kimba88I bet I will like it! I have heard nothing but awesome things so far (:

Haley @ YA-Aholic said...

@Book Passion for LifeHA I know I know !! And ya I got some truly awesome books thanks to you!!!! :D

Haley @ YA-Aholic said...

@CarinaYa hopefully they're all good reads! They all sound great (:

Mel@Thedailyprophecy said...

What a nice books you have there! Have fun reading :D

bookobsessed84 said...

Great Mailbox!! I loved Cinder and The Iron Fey Series is one of my favorites.

Bex said...

So many awesome books, Haley! Cinder, Vesper, Forbidden... *sigh* And gosh, I sooo need to continue the Iron Fey series. o: I absolutely LOVED the first one. Awesome IMM, hope you enjoy it all! :D

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xcrazie4booksx said...

hey i absolutly adoore horses and any books realted to them are winners for me, but does my favourite mistake have anthing like really in depth got to do with horses??? you can never judge a book by its cover.. :D

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