Collective book haul (March 2016)

For 2016, I am aiming to read 50 books in one year. It is the first time I am joining the Goodreads reading challenge and right now I am still on track. One tactic to try and stay on track, is to have books I enjoy on my shelves ready for the taking. And since I’ve become interested in YA and High Fantasy novels lately, I decided to get a few. Well… a few… Once I got going these past few months there was no stopping it. I placed an order online, bought a few books in different book stores in my hometown AND got some books from friends. I am showing you all in the video after the cut.

How many books do you think I got?

But wait! Before you go watch the video, I have some exciting book news for you. At least it made me excited when I saw this in my inbox. On March 22nd, Jack Kerouac’s debut novel, The Town and the City will be released as an e-book for the first time. You can find more information about the book and where to get it once it releases by clicking here.

What I got:

  • Jonathan Stroud – Lockwood & Co series No. 2 & 3: The Whispering Skull, The Hollow Boy
  • Philip Pullman – His Dark Materials series: Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife, The Amber Spy Glass
  • Neil Gaiman – Neverwhere
  • Heidi Heilig – The Girl from Everywhere
  • Libba Bray – The Diviners
  • Benjamin Alire Saenz – Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
  • Genevieve Cogman – The Masked City
  • Sarah J. Maas – A Court of Thorns and Roses
  • VE Schwab – Vicious
  • Steve Rasnik Tem – Deadfall Hotel
  • Helen Oyeyemi – White is for Witching
  • Marissa Meyer – The Lunar Chronicles: Scarlet, Cress, Winter
  • Leigh Bardugo – The Grisha Series: Ruin & Rising
  • Leigh Bardugo – The Six of Crows
  • Erika Johansen – The Invasion of the Tearling
  • Anne Brontë – The Tenant of Wildfell Hall
  • Ben Aaronovitch – The Peter Grant Series No. 5: Foxglove Summer
  • Rick Riordan – Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Sea of Monsters, The Titan’s Curse, The Battle of the Labyrinth, The Last Olympian
  • Rick Riordan – Percy Jackson and the Heroes of Olympus: The Lost Hero, The Son of Neptune, The Mark of Athena, The House of Hades, The Blood of Olympus
  • Laini Taylor – Daughters of Smoke & Bone trilogy: Daughters of Smoke & Bone, Days of Blood & Starlight, Dreams of Gods & Monsters
  • Sarah J. Maas – Throne of Glass series No. 2 – 4 & novella bind up: Crown of Midnight, Heir of Fire, Queen of Shadows, The Assassin’s Blade

What is the last book you bought?

7 responses to “Collective book haul (March 2016)”

  1. I also took part in the Goodreads reading challenge for the first time, although my target is 30 books. I have read 3 so far.. And am currently on my 4th one which I bought recently (13 Reasons Why).
    Good luck!

  2. Looks like a great haul! I finished The Golden Compass recently & am interested to see where this story goes.
    Idk the last book I bought for myself. I’m a big supporter of my local library system. There are several books I would like to add to my shelves though…

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