The Sunday Post ~sharing blog news and book haul

kimbacaffeinate Sunday Post 63 Comments

25th Aug

The Sunday Post ~ 18th 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.

Hello my caffeinated peeps! The coffee is on and I baked a fresh coffee cake, can you smell the cinnamon? I hope you all had a great week. Make some time today to pamper yourself, read a book or watch a movie and be sure and visit as many Sunday Posts as you can!





This past week on the blog I shared:

Next week on the blog look for: 

  • Every Day by David Levithan  (review)
  • The Uninvited by Heather Graham (review)
  • Waiting on Wednesday
  • City of Demons by Kevin Harkness (Giveaway)
  • Angry Woman Suite by Fullbright (review)
  • Undead by Kirsty MaKay ( release day review)
  • Ready Set Read-a-thon (goals and updates)

Giveaways:

Upcoming Events:

  • Fraterfest Read-a-thon October 5th thru 8th challenges, prizes, twitter party. Be sure to link up and join the fun:)
My Book Haul:

For Review:

River Road by Suzanne Johnson
courtesy of Tor Publishing

Courtesy of Random House Children’s
I received the following books:

Kissing Shakespeare by Pamela Mingle
Intentions by Deborah Heiligman
Touched by Cyn Balog
Under My Hat: Tales from the Cauldron edited by Jonathan Strahan
Suck It Up and Die by Brian Meehl
Stone Girl by Alyssa B. Sheinmel
The Blood Keeper by Tessa Gratton
Scarlett Dedd by Cathy Brett


 

Won or Was Gifted:

I won this amazing gift package from Amanda @ She Who Blogs Behind the Rows isn’t it awesome! The box contained a beautiful thirty-one black bag with grey and white dots, a hot purple t-shirt from the Bridal Favor Series by Jade Lee featuring a very smexy man, key chains, pens, buttons, back stage passes, tons of autographed swag, a finished copy of Article 5 and an ARC of Pushing the Limits. *squee* Thank you Amanda :)

Purchased or Downloaded for Free:
I bought a lot of pre-orders this week, but will share them as they arrive, so it looks like I was really good this week..lol!

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63 Responses to “The Sunday Post ~sharing blog news and book haul”

  1. Bea

    Wow, that’s a ton of swag and so many books from Random House Childrens. Lucky you!

    I can’t wait to read your reviews of Every Day and The Uninvited.

  2. Michelle

    What a great week for you! You are the second person I’ve seen that received that awesome box from Random and I’m definitely looking forward to your thoughts on most of them. I’m also considering the Ready, Set Go readathon now, I need another kick in the butt to get some of the books done. Also congrats on your win!

  3. Michelle

    What a great week for you! You are the second person I’ve seen that has received that awesome Random book box in the mail and congrats on your win! Definitely a busy mailbox this week. I’ll be looking forward to your reviews on most of these. I’m also considering the Ready, Set Go readathon…I need another kick in the butt to get some of these books done.

  4. Bella's Shelf

    Random House was generous this week! I saw that awesum book pack on about 2 blogs now *pouts at Random House*
    U bust ur bloggin booty so I cant complain (but I will grumble..a bit..lol)
    OMG I seriously dont need anymore TBR books, they r nice to get though :)
    I am slowly re doing my bookshelves, got 2 done so far. 13 to go! I tweeted a pic of the first 2.
    I forgot to link up! I kept thinking “what did I do wrong?!” *DUH*
    Next week I wont forget to link :)
    Thank u for reminding me. I feel silly.
    Have a gr8 week & Ill stop by b4 next weekend <3

  5. Leanne

    Thanks for the recap, Kimba! I look forward to your review of Every Day. :) Awesome book haul and congrats on winning such great goodies!

  6. Liz

    Wow, it looks like you had an awesome week! I am totally checking out River Road, it sounds so good!

  7. Cayce

    Wow, great haul!
    The Blood Journals series sounds very interesting *adding it to tbr*
    And I can’t wait to read your review on Every Day. :)
    Enjoy your books, Kimba!

  8. Kristilyn Robertson

    Oooh … good winnings! Swag, Pushing the Limits AND Article 5? WIN!

    And what great books from Random House! I’ve already put the first book in the Suck it Up series on hold at the library — it looks good! As does Scarlett Dedd. :)

    Enjoy your reading!

  9. Kristin

    River Road?!? Ooo, I’ll have to go add that!! I think I’m getting Royal Street in the mail from a certain Blog Buddy (yay!). And congrats on all the absolutely awesome goodies!!! It must be fun to be your mailbox!!!

    Have a great week!!!

    My
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  10. kara-karina

    woohoo, great haul, Kimberly! Fab copy of River Road, I’m dying to read this book! Hope you enjoy all your reads and have a fantastic week!

  11. Danielle Perez

    Goodness Kim you got a huge haul!! Amazing! I hope you enjoy all those books!

  12. Jessica

    Wow! That is some haul! Don’t think I ever got a big box of books from the publisher! Lucky to get the one! Happy Reading!

    Here’s my STS

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  13. blodeuedd

    Ohh that reminds me that I wanna read the S Johnsson book

  14. D.D.S

    I am so pining away for Pushing the Limits…!!

    I came across your blog on DBookwhore’s blog… It has a nice feeling about it! Following you on GFC & Hoping to catch up on your reviews soon!! In the meantime, I would like to invite you to my blog for some Trivia Fun! http://bit.ly/NuebEB

  15. Sharon

    So many amazing books! I am especially excited about Stone Girl & Touched, I can’t wait for your reviews..

    Congrats on your wins! Amazing prizes, Pushing the Limits was fantastic.

  16. kimbacaffeinate

    I killed the double post..LOL I love the box from Random House and it looks like they will be sending me one every month. I am reviewing a few of these for my October “Things That Go Bump in the Night” month long genre theme. I hope you join the read-a-thon!

  17. Amy Stogner

    Nice haul this week. I heard some good things about Pushing the Limits. I hope you enjoy all your new reads.

  18. Christy (Love of Books)

    Shut the front door!! You have River Road?! I hope they have it on Netgalley, because I don’t like reading physical books anymore. And congrats on the loot! :D

  19. kimbacaffeinate

    I don’t know if they will, I wrote a request to Tor..LOL I read almost all ebooks too..but i would read this one on napkins…hehehe

  20. Crystal Burns

    I would pass out if I saw half on that in my mail! Congrats on your win! Looks like you had a pretty awesome week and next week looks like it will be great also.
    P.S can’t wait for fraterfest Read-a-Thon!

  21. Diana Leigh

    Ooo! Congrats on your fantastic win! Also, I love your WoW choices, especially Demon’s Curse. I need to add that to my wish list. :-)