Stacking The Shelves | July 9, 2016

Stacking The Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews in which we talk about the physical books/e-books/audiobooks we’ve acquired (bought, borrowed, or received for review, etc.). Here’s what I’ve acquired in the past week:

Borrowed

I was about to announce the tragic drought that had spread through my library life, when I opened my email and saw that one of my holds had checked out! So that is to say that the only book I borrowed this week was The Forbidden Orchid by Sharon Biggs Waller.

Bought

So, fun one second story: my mom lost a bet to me. Aaaaand as a prize for winning she got me two comic bindups from Book Depository (and, omg, I did not know their books were so feaking cheap!). So now I’m really excited because I’ve wanted these comic bindups for foreeeeeever!!! I got Young Avengers Vol. : Style > Substance by Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, and Mike Norton and Ms. Marvel Vol. 1: No Normal by G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona and I can’t express how excited I am to finally get to read these!

Received

I also received nothing this week. *sadness*

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Lila is a 25-year-old college student studying physics and a lover of literature. When she's not busy reading or saving the world through science, Lila can be found singing jazz and blues and obsessing over hedgehogs (a.k.a. the cutest animals in the multiverse!)

5 thoughts on “Stacking The Shelves | July 9, 2016

  1. Hahaha, that’s SO awesome how you came by the comic bindups! I never bet anything for real because… I always lose? And I’d be out a LOT of money. But here’s hoping you enjoy them–I’ve heard great things about Ms. Marvel!

    Enjoy your recent acquisitions, and happy book-ing to you! Here’s my Stacking the Shelves, if you’re interested–but no worries if you’re not! Have a great week-to-come!

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    1. my secret to betting? only bet on things you *100%* know you’ll win, lol! when i was a kid, though, my mom taught me never to bet with anyone outside of her, because it can be a dangerous game, so to this day i only bet with her.

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