Sunday, September 2, 2012
A Sunday Retrospective is inspired by In My Mailbox at The Story Siren and TGIF at GReads!, where I share the books that I've acquired during the week, last week's posts and interesting links.
IN MY MAILBOX
Professor Gargoyle by Charles Gilman (Tales from Lovecraft Middle School #1)
(Thanks Eric from Quirk Books!)
The Diviners by Libba Bray (The Diviners #1) - ARC
(Thanks Hannah of In the Best Worlds!)
The Talk-Funny Girl by Roland Merullo
(Thanks Jonathan of Crown Trade/Broadway Paperbacks!)
Check out this week's set of posts:
- I reviewed the awesome craziness that is From What I Remember.
- Mary & Elizabeth of My Sister's Bookshelf visited Rather be Reading to talk about literary trips.
- Sarah of Saz101visits Novel Sounds to share her thoughts on possible settings in Aussie YA.
- Magan interviews Kelly of Radiant Shadows about the places she would go!
- Who do you like to travel with? I muse about different travel companions.
- Estelle shares about one of her favorite eras - the 60s!
- 10 amazing libraries from around the world - Elena shares some awesome ones.
- Here's my wrap-up post - where I talk giveaway winners and share links to ALL posts!
ON THE BLOG
- Review: From What I Remember by Stacey Kramer & Valerie Thomas
- Top Ten Tuesday: My 10 Bookish Confessions
- Review: The Lonely Hearts Club by Elizabeth Eulberg
- Travel Tales: Keeping Good Company
- TGIF: How do you choose your next read?
- Travel Tales: A Conclusion
AROUND THE COMMUNITY
- Lena of Addicted 2 Novels is hosting a giveaway for The Lorien Legacies!
- Lisa of Lisa is Busy Nerding is coming back to blogging this week, so watch out for that!
- Jamie of The Perpetual Page-Turner shared this awesome post about blogging.
- Kristilyn of Reading in Winter opens up a discussion that's truly interesting on blogging, followers and the like.
- Can someone get me ALL these Roald Dahl mugs, pretty please?
- Author Nova Ren Suma writes about the discovery phase + writing about writing.