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In My Mailbox (21)

In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren to bring attention to all the books we have bought, borrowed, received, or downloaded during the week. 

I went on a book shopping spree over the last two weeks. Here's what I bought:

Fat Vampire: A Never Coming of Age Story    Ingenue (Flappers, #2)

The Son of Neptune  (Heroes of Olympus, #2)  Plain Kate

For Review:

Villain School: Good Curses Evil  The Girl Behind the Glass  Mister Creecher   

The Black Heart CryptThe Death Catchers

As you can see, I've got a lot of Halloween-ish reading to do! Thanks Random House and Bloomsbury for providing the books!


  1. I'm a little late but all those review books from Random House and Bloomsbury are so great! I want to read them all!!



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Product Details

Reading level: Young Adult
Paperback: 192 pages
Publisher: Square Fish (August 21, 2007)
ISBN-10: 9780312369828
Source: My personal book

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