Sunday, December 19, 2010

In My Mailbox (18)

In my mailbox (IMM) is a weekly meme started by Kristi of The Story Siren. It's a weekly look at the books received for review, purchased, or picked up at the library. Although she's not "officially" running it this week, I picked up a few books I'd like to keep record of anyway -- for me, IMM is about thanking the publishers and authors for their books, as well as keeping a record of what's coming up the pipes.

For review:

Will Work for Prom Dress by Aimee Ferris: Looks like a cute, lighthearted story.

The Princess of Las Pulgas by C. Lee McKenzie: A story about a girl who loses her father, then her home, then her school. It looks a little unrealistic/overdramatic to me.

Addicted to Her by Janet Nichols Lynch: A Cybils book.

Trapped by Michael Northrop: I am so jazzed about this one. Let's add up all the reasons why - snowpocalypse (I relate), teens stuck together in a small area from different backgrounds (ala The Breakfast Club) and the need to survive through it.


Stolen by Lucy Christopher: You've read my review. I really wanted to own a copy to reread this one, and immediately upon buying it, I lent it to a friend.


I got my book blogger holiday swap gift. It took me forever to figure out who the gift was from but I got it -- thanks to Martha at Reviews at Martha's Bookshelf!

When the Stars Go Blue by Caridad Ferrer: I have this one already, actually, and I'm reading it now in order to talk it to my 9th graders. I really dig it, and I cannot wait to give this copy away in February.

Songs for a Teenage Nomad by Kim Culbertson: A runaway mother, music, and romance in this one. It looks a little bit like Sorta Like a Rockstar in plot, which I can dig.

Martha also sent some swag which I plan on passing to the teens at my library. Thank you!


  1. Great Mailbox! Trapped looks really good. I'll have to check out some of these.

  2. I got Will Work For Prom Dress last week and it looks super cute! I'm really looking forward to it! Hope you enjoy all of your books.

  3. Will Work For Prom Dress landed on my doorstep this week as well. :)


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