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Re: Book Hauls

Postby pip » Tue Mar 20, 2012 3:56 pm

I remember all the colours :D
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby author3 » Tue Mar 20, 2012 4:22 pm

Has anyone read Miss Peregrines Home For Peculiar Children it sounds really interesting :D
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby raptornx01 » Tue Mar 20, 2012 6:54 pm

author3 wrote:As some of you may know yesterday I went to Cork city.While I was there I managed to buy 13 books(sadly they were all from Waterstones and Eason so they didn't come cheap.)

1.Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs.
2.Warrior Cats:Fire and Ice by Erin Hunter.
3.The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod,1,Eighth Grade Bites by Heather Brewer.
4.Timeriders by Alex Scarrow.
5.The Secret Circle:1 by L.J. Smith.
6.The Secret Circle:2 by L.J. Smith.
7.The Forbidden Game trilogy(Bind up edition)by L.J. Smith.
8.Frozen In Time by Ali Sparks.
9.I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore.
10.The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.
11.The Medusa Project:The Set Up by Sophie McKenzie.
12.Uglies by Scott Westerfeld.
13.Angel:After the Fall volume 4 by Joss Whedon.


which one was fire and ice again? i got lost half way through season two after someone stole my copy of book 4 and haven't gotten around to replacing it and continuing on. (i think the only thing i got since was Scourge's manga story that my store got in)
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby author3 » Wed Mar 21, 2012 3:56 pm

It's the second book in the first series ;)
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby raptornx01 » Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:52 pm

(Checks stack) hey, you're right. wow. why was i thinking it was one of the stand alones for the series? i guess i'm so used to thinking of them as book 3 of season 2, or book 4 of season 3, etc i had forgotten they had names. well. major brain fart there.
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby author3 » Fri Apr 06, 2012 8:54 am

I got seven books on my Kindle yesterday they are:

1.The Future of Us by Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler.
2.Buffy:Immortal by Christopher Golden and Nancy Holder
3.Divergent by Veronica Roth
4.The Power of Six by Pittacus Lore
5.Pretties by Scott Westerfeld
6.Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
7.Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby author3 » Mon Apr 09, 2012 12:43 pm

I just bought another 4 books on my Kindle they are...

1.The Lost World by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
2.Before I Go To Sleep by S.J. Watson
3.Switched by Amanda Hocking
4.Matched by Ally Condie.

I've already read The Lost World for school but that was a modernized version so I got the original for free :D
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby author3 » Tue Apr 10, 2012 8:04 am

I also got Dark Parties by Sara Grant which sounds very interesting,I plan to read it in May :D
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby spideyGirl » Tue Apr 10, 2012 9:04 am

raptornx01 wrote:(Checks stack) hey, you're right. wow. why was i thinking it was one of the stand alones for the series? i guess i'm so used to thinking of them as book 3 of season 2, or book 4 of season 3, etc i had forgotten they had names. well. major brain fart there.


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Re: Book Hauls

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Wed Apr 11, 2012 11:55 am

In the Dealers room at Eastercon, I bought Fables from the Fountain an anthology, plus an Unseen Library edition of Interesting Times. :D
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby pip » Fri Apr 13, 2012 7:26 pm

Fables is a good collection. splurged on the limited edition signed by all the authors last year . gaiman and stephen baxters stories are quite good. had to read something by baxter before the long earth. :D
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Sun Apr 15, 2012 4:29 pm

Ian was selling the Limited edition at the convention for £25 as it had a few authors I like I thought why not.
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby pip » Sun Apr 15, 2012 5:08 pm

Good price :D
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby author3 » Sun Apr 29, 2012 7:49 pm

I got loads of books and ebooks today :D

BOOKS:
The Medusa Project:The Hostage
The Medusa Project:The Rescue
The Medusa Project:Hunted

EBOOKS:
The Phantom of the Opera
Jane Eyre
Wuthering Heights
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Anything Can be Dangerous
The Turtle Boy
Awakened
Victoria Gardella:Vampire Hunter
Sourcery

:D
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Re: Book Hauls

Postby author3 » Mon Apr 30, 2012 4:44 pm

Today I bought the What Katy Did series

1.What Katy Did
2.What Katy Did At School
3.What Katy Did Next
4.Clover
5.In The High Valley

I would just like to know if you pronounce it (K-T) or (Kathy)
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