Check It Out Fridays #9

Dear Book Reader,

Wow, it’s been a long week and not much time left to read.  I don’t enjoy weeks like that, but I know I’ll have a few more coming up, sadly.  I am so excited about some of the books that came in this week because they’re on my TBR list for the Debut Author Challenge!  I’ve also decided to seperate the Checked Out & Renewed list…just because I want to.  🙂

First Time Check Out:

  • Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
  • Breaking Beautiful by Jennifer Shaw Wolf
  •  Nearly Gone by Elle Cosimano
  • Prisoner of Night and Fog by Anne Blankman
  • Don’t Look Back by Jennifer L. Armentrout
  • The Insider by Ridley Pearson (2nd copy)
  • Breakfast Served Anytime by Sarah Combs
  • Rebel Belle by Rachel Hawkins

Checked Out Again:

  • Avalon by Mindee Arnett
  • Shutdown by Heather Anastasiu
  • Glitch by Heather Anastasiu
  • Override by Heather Anastasiu
  • And We Stay by Jenny Hubbarb
  • A Mad, Wicked Folly by Sharon Biggs Waller
  • Starters by Lissa Price
  • Enders by Lissa Price
  • When Audrey Met Alice by Rebecca Behrens

Renewed Again:

  • Going Rogue: An Also Known As novel by Robin Benway
  • Side Effects May Vary bu Julie Murphy
  • Ashfall by Mike Mullin
  • Pawn by Aimee Carter
  • Plague by Michael Grant
  • Fear by Michael Grant
  • Light by Michael Grant
  • Through The Zombie Glass by Gena Showalter

I have no idea when I’m going to have time to read all of these.  Have you noticed which ones I keep putting up here?  Some of these books I’ve had for months already and should really read them and get them returned for good.  Any of these you’d like to see reviews for?  What did you bring home from your library this week?

Read On,

Liz

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Check It Out Fridays #7

It has been a really crazy week and I’ve been totally out of routine.  From being out of town, meetings, errands and work, I’ve had no time for blogging.  Oh, and thanks to Comcast, I was without cable and internet for five days.  Let me just say it was a blessing to be able to get someone out here earlier this week or I’d still be without these services!  I’ll stop my complaining about Comcast now.

I’ve had very little time for reading this week, but I’ve had time to return and get books back from the library!  I finally got the first season of Downton Abbey as well.  One episode of Season 4 and I was hooked (I’d have liked to see the rest of Season 4 on demand, but oh….I couldn’t.  Thanks Comcast. (I’m done complaining about them, promise.)).

Onto the books!

First Time Check Out:

  • The Ward by Jordana Frankel
  • Her Dark Curiosity by Megan Shepherd

 

Checked Out/Renewed Again…and Again:

  • The Vicious Deep by Zoraida Cordova
  • The Savage Blue by Zoraida Cordova
  • Ruins by Dan Wells
  • The Goddess Test by Aimee Carter
  • Altered by Gennifer Albin
  • Crewel by Gennifer Albin
  • The Other Countess by Eve Edwards
  • Above World by Jenn Resse
  • Mirage by Jenn Reese
  • Eve by Anna Carey
  • Once by Anna Carey
  • Rise by Anna Carey
  • Wake by Amanda Hocking
  • The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin
  • Alice in Zombieland by Gena Showalter
  • Something Real by Heather Demetrios
  • The Sound of Letting Go by Stasia Ward Kehoe
  • Liv, Forever by Amy Talkington
  • Starry Nights by Daisy Whitney
  • Insanity by Susan Vaught
  • Panic by Lauren Oliver

I’m really hoping that next week results in a back to routine type living.  While everything that’s been going on this week has been great, and even insightful in ways, I feel so out of the loop of life.

Read On,

Liz

Check It Out Fridays #5

Dear Book Readers,

I hope everyone had as a great week!  It’s been a busy up and down week for me and I’m so glad to see the end of it.  Next week is going to be pretty much of the same.  This week library wise…so much was due back and it was either take it back or renew it.  Most of the renewed stuff was just renewed today.  I don’t remember checking so many books out in one day, but I must have gone on a book binge four weeks ago.   See, I hoard library books.  This is proof.

First Time Check Out:

  • A Death-Struck Year by Makiia Lucier
  • A Snicker of Magic by Natalie Lloyd
  • The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski
  • Me Since You by Laura Wiess
  • Plague by Michael Grant
  • Fear by Michael Grant
  • Light by Michael Grant
  • Side Effects May Vary by Julie Murphy
  • Ashfall by Mike Mullin
  • Ashen Winter by Mike Mullin

Checked Out/Renewed Again…and Again:

  • The Program by Suzanne Young
  • Through The Zombie Glass by Gena Showalter
  • Avalon by Mindee Arnett
  • Pawn by Aimee Carter
  • Going Rogue: An Also Known As Novel by Robin Benway
  • And We Stay by Jenny Hubbard
  • A Mad, Wicked Folly by Sharon Biggs Waller
  • Double Digit by Annabel Monaghan
  • Afterparty by Ann Redisch Stampler
  • Enders by Lissa Price
  • Starters by Lissa Price
  • No Place by Todd Strasser
  • Maybe One Day by Melissa Kantor
  • When Audrey Met Alice by Rebecca Behrens
  • Glitch by Heather Anastasiu
  • Shutdown by Heather Anastasiu
  • Override by Heather Anastasiu
  • This Is How I Find Her by Sara Polsky
  • Shadowlands by Kate Brian

At this point I feel no need to add in the couple of books that I could download from the Overdrive Media Library.  🙂

What book(s) did you pick up from your public library this week that you can’t wait to read?  Or did you have a renewal that you’re glad to hang on to for a few more weeks?

Read On,

Liz

Check It Out Fridays #3

Dear Book Readers,

Here we are again at another Friday.  Another look to see what I’ve gotten from my library!  I’m super excited about two of the books I checked out and they’ve moved to the top of my reading list!  It’s also been one of those weeks where everything came in or was up for renewal.  So if this doesn’t say anything about the number of books I currently have checked out, I’m not sure what more can.  Maybe I need to do a post of what I’ve managed to return each week, although it would only be one or two books.

First Time Check Out:

  • Panic by Lauren Oliver
  • Faking Normal by Courtney C. Stevens
  • Insanity by Susan Vaught
  • Ruins by Dan Wells
  • Liv, Forever by Amy Talkington
  • Something Real by Heather Demetrios
  • The Sound of Letting Go by Stasia Ward Kehoe

Checked Out/Renewed Again… And Again:

  • Curtsies & Conspiracies by Gail Carriger
  • Altered by Gennifer Albin
  • The Savage Blue by Zoraia Corova
  • Starry Nights by Daisy Whitney
  • The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin
  • Hereafter by Kate Brian
  • Withering Tights by Louise Rennison
  • A Midsummer Tights Dream by Louise Rennison
  • The Taming of the Tights by Louise Rennison
  • Mirage by Jenn Resse
  • What We Become by Jesse Karp
  • Wake by Amanda Hocking
  • Alice in Zombieland by Gena Showalter
  • Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi
  • The Vicious Deep by Zoraida Cordova
  • The Other Countess by Eve Edwards
  • The Goddess Test by Aimee Carter
  • Crewel by Gennifer Albin

Overdrive Media Library:

  • Landry Park by Bethany Hagen
  • The Secret Diamond Sisters by Michelle Madow