Stuffing the Bibliotaphe Closet. 06.03.2013

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Stuffing the Bibliotaphe Closet

06.03.2013

By Zara D. Garcia-Alvarez / @ZaraAlexis

This meme “Stuffing the Bibliotaphe Closet” was inspired by the original meme that I participated in and which many of you may be familiar with: “Stacking the Shelves” hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.

My posts will take the format of books and bookish items (including SWAG) that I have:

  • received from publishers and/or authors for review
  • purchased
  • received as a gift or prize through winning a contest

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My supposed book-buying ban is well…theoretical it seems. I see a book and WHAM! I buy it. It’s a dangerous thing. So glad I have an understanding (and literate) husband. Here’s this week’s book haul:

Books for Review:

escape velocity

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A special thanks to Goose Lane Editions

for a copy of Escape Velocity by Carmelita McGrath

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good to a fault

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A special thanks to Random House of Canada

for a copy of Good to a Fault by Marina Endicott

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Books I Bought:

some great thing

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Some Great Thing by Colin McAdam

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the host

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The Host by Stephanie Meyer

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Books I Borrowed:

books borrowed

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The Shoemaker’s Wife by Adriana Trigiani

N.W. by Zadie Smith

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Unfortunately, I didn’t win any prizes this week, but I’ll be sure to keep my fingers crossed for next time.

Out of the books I listed above, which ones are you most interested in reading?

What titles did you haul this week?

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2 thoughts on “Stuffing the Bibliotaphe Closet. 06.03.2013”

    1. I know the feeling. I have so many “new” books on my shelves that just haven’t been read yet. If only I could read fast enough. That, or stop buying/getting new books. And you and I both know the latter won’t happen. The short haircut is new. I’ve had every kind of hairdo. It’s summer so I’ve gone short, but I can’t wait to grow it back again. 😀

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