Saturday, September 11, 2010

In My Mailbox (39)

We have Kristi at The Story Siren to thank for hosting IMM every week.

Borrowed (from a friend):
Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce- Scarlett March lives to hunt the Fenris-- the werewolves that took her eye when she was defending her sister Rosie from a brutal attack. Armed with a razor-sharp hatchet and blood-red cloak, Scarlett is an expert at luring and slaying the wolves. She's determined to protect other young girls from a grisly death, and her raging heart will not rest until every single wolf is dead.

Rosie March once felt her bond with her sister was unbreakable. Owing Scarlett her life, Rosie hunts fiercely alongside her. Now Rosie dreams of a life beyond the wolves and finds herself drawn to Silas, a young woodsman who is deadly with an ax-- but loving him means betraying her sister and has the potential to destroy all they've worked for.
Shadow Hills by Anastasia Hopcus- His love captivated her... his secrets might kill her.

Since her sister’s mysterious death, Persephone “Phe” Archer has been plagued by a series of disturbing dreams. Determined to find out what happened to her sister, Phe enrolls at Devenish Prep in Shadow Hills, Massachusetts—the subject of her sister’s final diary entry.

After stepping on campus, Phe immediately realizes that there’s something different about this place—an unexplained epidemic that decimated the town in the 1700s, an ancient and creepy cemetery, and gorgeous boy Zach—and somehow she’s connected to it all.
But the more questions she asks and the deeper she digs, the more entangled Phe becomes in the haunting past of Shadow Hills. Finding what links her to this town…might cost her her life
For Review:
The Ivy by Lauren Kunze and  Rina Onur- Freshman year at Harvard--glamorous parties, blossoming friendships, steamy romances, and scandalous secrets. Skip the campus tour and get right to the good stuff: classes are for scoping guys (and their Facebook profiles), not taking notes. The library is for study dates (the medieval history stacks get a lot of action), not studying. And success is a 4.0 GPA... plus getting into the most exclusive parties. How will Callie--a California girl with brains, beauty, and big dreams--and her three roommates survive?

Get admitted to The Ivy, the first book in a provocative new series about the world of the Ivy League.

End of Days by Max Turner- In this thrilling follow up to Night Runner, Zack Thomson is back with his friend Charlie, searching for answers all the while being hunted by a creature most deadly...

While Charlie struggles with his vampirism, he, Zack, and their friends are pulled into a conflict with the mysterious Mr. Hyde, a creature who hunts vampires. As the story unfolds, and the ties between Zach and his girlfriend Luna intensify, the network of support around them collapses, forcing them to redefine their notions of good and evil and find a way forward


  1. Great books this week!I liked Sisters Red but I LOVED Shadow Hills. Enjoy!

  2. Great books! I'm looking forward to End of Days because I quite liked Night Runner :)

  3. Awesome books! The Ivy and shadow Hills look great! Happy Reading!

  4. Wow, nice selection! I haven't read any of those, but Sisters Red is supposed to be amazing. Same with Shadow Hills and The Ivy. I haven't heard of the last book, personally. Enjoy!

  5. Sisters Red and Shadow Hills are on my wishlist! As is Night Runner. I too got The Ivy this week! Hope you enjoy your books. :D


  6. Ooh I wantShadow Hills and End of Days!! Great mailbox you have this week. Can't wait to read your reviews :)

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  7. Two of my favorites there! Sisters Red and Shadow Hills were wonderful!! Enjoy!

  8. Finished The Ivy last week and its so good also Shadow Hills and Sisters Reed are both on my TBR list. Hope you enjoy your new books!