Sunday, 20 May 2012

Stacking the Shelves/Showcase Sunday (4)

Stacking the Shelves is a meme hosted by Tynga's ReviewsShowcase Sunday is a meme hosted by Books, Biscuits and Tea.
These memes are is a replacement of The Story Siren's In My Mailbox.

Stacking the Shelves and Showcase Sunday make a place to showcase your new books,
whether you obtained them through the post or otherwise.

Here's a quick reminder to join in my new meme From The Review Pile and to enter my 800 Follower Giveaway! Now, here's my books:

 I received three really exciting books for review this week! Those were The Selection, Saving June and Against All Odds. I've already finished Saving June and I really enjoyed it - I'll be posting the review for it tomorrow. I'd also like to thank Aliaa El Nashar for sending me her book!

I don't know how many of you are familiar with the show Mrs Brown's Boys, but I watch it and find it absolutely hilarious! I was really lucky this week as I walked into a bookshop that had the trilogy which the books, that the show was based on, on offer! I didn't even know the series was based on books, so that was a really pleasant surprise. I bought The Mammy, The Chisellers and The Granny in their new paperback editions (unfortunately I can't find the covers online). I have started The Mammy and I was nearly crying with laughter after reading only 10 pages, so needless to say I'm enjoying it! 

 I hope you've all had a really great week and I'm excited to see what books came into your home this week - leave a link!


  1. Looks like you had a really awesome week! And I loved Saving June too - great book!

    Here are my Books & Love Letters:
    Nickey @ The Book Shop Assistant

  2. You got some awesome books. I hope you enjoy reading them :D

    Happy sunday!

    If you like to see what I got this week just click here STS


  3. You've got a varied bunch here. I also liked Saving June. I don't know Mrs Brown's Boys but I'm glad you're enjoying them.

  4. I have the Selection on my Kindle but I still have to read it! Saving June's cover was so different I didn't recognize at first. I was so-so about Saving June, but I hope you like all your books!

    Check out my Stacking the Shelves! (STS)

  5. Very curious to see how your find Against All Odds. I hadn't heard of it before but it sounds interesting. I hope you enjoy all your new reads! :)

    You can check out what books I got this week here!

  6. Ooh, I love the cover for The Selection. The pink is really pretty! =)

  7. I LOVE that cover for The Selection! The pink is just so pretty! I hope you enjoy all you got :)

    Here's my STS!

  8. The Saving June cover really draws the attention. Happy reading!

  9. Yay for The Selection! Enjoy your reads! :D

    Fara @ Tumbling In Books

  10. Fab books this week. Ive heard mixed things about The selection so I hope you like it.

    Showcase Sunday

  11. Nice books. I have heard good things about The Selection and love the cover. That TV show hasn't made it to the US. I'm glad you found the books and that they are funny. My new book posts are here and here. Happy reading!

  12. I read Saving June back a few months ago and it was really awesome. It's still my favorite road trip book. I hope you enjoy everything and here's my IMM!

    ~Paige @ Comfort Books

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  14. What a cute button!
    Thanks for joining STS!

  15. I really need to read THE SELECTION soon - despite many mixed reviews, there are lots of positive things being said about it, too, so I can't wait to find out what I'd think about it! :) Happy reading.

    Fictional Distraction

  16. Glad you're enjoying your books!:D
    They look very nice.

  17. I'm waiting on my copy of The Selection! Saving June also sounds really good; I hope to read it sometime this summer. :)

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  18. Great set! I'm curious about The Selection. I've heard good things about Saving June.
    My Bookish Recap

  19. I also have The Selection. I've heard many different things about it, so am eager to see what I myself end up thinking. I've followed you via GFC; I love your blog's layout, everything is just too cute!

    Thanks again for stopping by my blog, and Happy Reading!

    ~Merin @ Read and Reviewed

  20. Great books, I haven't heard of The Mammy but I just added it to my wishlist, I read the synopsis and it sounds hilarious!


    So say we all!

  21. Nice! Those are new to me but I hope you enjoy them!

    Here's my STS

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  22. Hi! Thank you for visiting me. Mrs Browns Boys sounds like something I could use now, something laugh-out-loud :) Enjoy your books!

  23. YAY great that you liked Saving June! It's one of my favourite contemporaries:) Enjoy your other books and have a lovely week.

  24. i have the selection too, it looks so great!!

    my post is here:
    Sunday Shout Out

  25. I so loved Saving June <3 <3 It's so beautifully written! Great haul!! Enjoy all your amazing books this week ;)

  26. Awesome haul! Looks like you have some wonderful reading in your future! :)

    Thanks for sharing,

  27. I'm not really familiar with O'Carrolls books, but it's great that you love them. :D Plus, is that the UK edition of The Selection? I still have to get my hands on that book.

    Happy Reading!

    Patricia // My Haul/Week (New GFC follower!)

  28. You might really like Saving June. It's not a favorite, but I did think it had something special. Have a great week and thanks for stopping by my blog!

  29. I read a lot of good reviews on The Selection! Happy reading!

  30. Ooh, fantastic haul! I hope you love your books! :) I've heard lots of great things about The Selection & Saving June.

  31. so many great sounding books here, Im hoping to start Saving June soon and cant wait, its meant to be so good!!


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