A Feast for a Bookworm: Week #25 in 2013

Saturday, June 22, 2013

A Feast for a Bookworm

A Feast for a Bookworm is weekly post on Bookworm Dreams blog highlighting new books that I either purchased, borrowed, received for review or on a giveaway.

What is the difference between this post and Stacking The Shelves hosted by Tynga's Reviews? None, whatsoever. But I thought that my post deserved some original title. And this is what my husband and me came up with. :)

Something a little bit different this time:

Pics are links to Amazon, and here are Goodreads links:
Scythe Does Matter (The Reluctant Reaper #2) by Gina X. Grant Urban Fantasy (Edelweiss)
Apocalyptic Organ Grinder by William Todd Rose Post-Apocalyptic (NetGalley)
Three by Jay Posey Fantasy (NetGalley)
Persephone (Daughters of Zeus #1) by Kaitlin Bevis YA Paranormal, Mythology (From Author)
Big thanks to Pocket Star, Hydra, Angry Robot & Kaitlin Bevis.

Scythe Does Matter is a sequel to The Reluctant Reaper which I have read and enjoyed. It was very wacky and weird but in a good way. Read my full review here...

Apocalyptic Organ Grinder is published by Random House's new digital sci-fi imprint called Hydra. I was curious and since this is novella it should not be too long.

Three is new fantasy by Angry Robot. I'm addicted to their novels, they are original and usually very good.

• I've got Persephone for review a couple of months ago and I managed to lose an ebook. ?!? Luckily, Kaitlin Bevis was so nice to send me another file, so there will be a review soon. :)

What do you think I should read first? Did you already read something from this pile? What did you get this week?

Feel free to leave links to your lists of new books in comments. ;)

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22 comments

  1. Hey! Thanks for stopping by :-)

    I've been eyeing Three on NG -- I keep telling myself I don't need another book/series to read. I love that cover for Persephone, OMG you know how much I love mythology stories. I kind of really want this book now. *grumbles*

    I hope you get The Returned soon, I'm uber-super-duper excited for it.

    Shaheen @ Speculating on SpecFic
    Come and check out my weekly book haul feature, Stocktake Saturday.

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    1. Haha I kept telling myself the same about Three but it the end I requested it. :o)
      Persephone does sound very good, I plan to read it later this week so there will be review soon. And mythology is one of my weaknesses too. ;)

      I got The Returned approval yesterday. I'm excited to read it too!

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  2. I haven't heard of these books before, but they look fabulous judging them by their covers! I hope that you enjoy them.

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  3. New follower via GFC. Perseophene by Kaitlin Bevis was very good. Nice haul of books. Come visit me as well.

    Grace

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    1. Thanks for following Grace. Persephone is my favorite from this pile too. I adore mythology.

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  4. I haven't heard of any of these books except Persephone - which I heard was pretty good! I love Greek mythology. I hope you enjoy all of your books! Have a wonderful weekend :)

    Thanks for visiting my blog!

    Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!

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    1. I love Greek mythology too. And thanks the weekend was great. ;)

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  5. Haven't heard of any of these books yet, but I hope you enjoy reading all of them :)
    Stacking the Shelves
    Insomnia Dreamcast by JR Johansson and Me :)

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  6. Hmm...I think I'll look up the first one of the "Scythe Doesn't Matter" series. Great haul.

    Tsuki @ Tsuki's Books

    Tsuki's STS

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    1. You can find my review of The Reluctant Reaper, first book in the series here. ;)

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  7. Three looks awesome!!! Enjoy all that you got his week! Thanks for sharing and happy reading!

    Our STS

    MaryAnn
    Chapter by Chapter

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    1. Cover for Three is also my favorite from this pile. :)

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  8. Nice. Apocalyptic Organ Grinder looks interesting, and I snagged a copy of Three last week.

    Here's my shelf additions for the week

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    1. Hopefully Apocalyptic Organ Grinder will turn out to be interesting too. :) I hope we both enjoy reading Three.

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  9. Great haul! This is the first that I've heard of all of these, so thanks for bringing them to my attention. I hope you enjoy everything. :)
    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

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    1. My book piles are usually unusual. LOL
      Thanks, I hope so I will enjoy them all too.

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  10. Nice haul. Happy reading :)

    bloglovin' follower

    http://itchingforbooks.blogspot.com/2013/06/stacking-shelves-44.html

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  11. I just got Apocalyptic Organ Grinder today! What timing. Hope we both like it. :)
    Here are my newest additions .

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    1. Haha at least someone heard of it then. :D I hope we will both like it too! :)

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