Book Haul #7

book haul

MIBF Books


Bought from National Book Store
1. Melissa De La Cruz & Michael Johnston – Frozen
2. Margaret Stohl – Icons
3. Alyson Noel – Keeping Secrets
4. Maggie Stiefvater – The Raven Boys
5. Libba Bray – Beauty Queens
Bought from Fully Booked

1. Rainbow Rowell – Attachments
2. Marcus Zusak – The Book Thief
3. Courtney Summers – Some Girls Are
4. Rainbow Rowell – Fangirl
5. Leigh Bardugo – Shadow and Bone

Non-MIBF Books


1. Robyn Schneider – The Beginning of Everything
2. Lauren Myracle – The Infinite Moment of Us



1. Lauren K. McKellar – Finding Home
2. Chantel Guertin – The Rule of Thirds

First of all, I want to express my gratitude to Rachel from Hello, Chelly! It was so very kind of her to send me a copy of The Infinite Moment of Us! Thank you so much, Rachel!

Anyway…. do I even need to tell you how excited I am about the books I got? The first three books from my haul (Frozen, Icons & Keeping Secrets) are for the book signing happening on Saturday/Sunday! We have three international authors coming here and ahhhhhh!!! *fangirls* Speaking of,  I finally have  a copy of Fangirl! It’s one of my super-dying-to-read books and I cannot believe I finally have it in my hands. Same goes with The Beginning of Everything, The Raven Boys and The Book Thief! As you can imagine, I’m quite stoked. But I have a huge as in capital D-I-L-E-M-M-A! Which book do I read next? HELP!

PS: This may or may not be my last book haul ever… I’m so broke I can hear my wallet crying a whole ocean.
PPS: Today marks my 3rd month as a book blogger!!!!!! *confetti*

44 Responses

    1. I’ve been meaning to read it for the longest time! I was actually doubtful about Shadow and Bone for a while because it’s not the type of book I usually pick up but I’ve heard too many awesome things to pass it up! I’m reading Fangirl now and then I’ll be reading The Raven Boys next! :D

    1. Of all time? Even more than E&P? Woah! No worries, I’m reading it now and am enjoying it a lot. Thanks, Lucy! :’)

  1. It’s so… beautiful!!! *wipes away a tear* Read Finding Home first! I just got that one on NetGalley too and I want to see what someone else thinks!

    1. I did! ;) The Rule of Thirds is about a girl who’s a fashion photographer while her friend is a model. They join some contest. I love photography so I requested the title! I’m hoping it’s good. :D

    1. I think it’s the most awaited book for September! It certainly is mine! You must pick it up! I’m reading it right now, and it’s pretty good. :)

    1. I know, I know! I want to read them all at onceeee! Haha! If only that were possible. Thanks for dropping by, Brittany. <3

  2. AMAZING haul, Hazel! (And did I already mention that your photography skills are exceptional??)

    Among those, I’ve only read Icons and Beauty Queens. Beauty Queens was a hilarious + fun read, although I feel “meh” about Icons. Hopefully both will be good for you! :))

    As for the others, I’ve seen really great reviews! FANGIRL!!!!!! and SHADOW AND BONE!!!!! So pretty books~~!! *grabby hands*

    Happy reading! ^_^

    1. Kyleeee, thank you! I’m really happy you like my photos! <3 Am so glad you commented about Beauty Queens. While I've read Libba Bray before, I didn't know what Beauty Queens was about. But it was P50 and I couldn't resist buying such a good deal! :)

  3. You bought so many amazing books Hazel! The Raven Boys, Fangirl & Shadow and Bone are like at the top of my TBR list (which is HUGE) and I’m currently reading The Book Thief which I’m really enjoying :D
    And conrats on the months anniversary!

    1. Haha, they were on top of mine too and I’m so glad I finally have copies! Happy to hear you’re enjoying The Book Thief so far! Thank you, Sandra! ;) It’s always good, having you come by. :D

    1. I’ve heard the same! I’m excited about reading Courtney Summers’ books but I’m prioritizing my dying-to-read books first hihi! :)

    1. Thank you, Rachel! Zeroing my money was totes worth it. ;) I’m just so grateful that you sent me The Infinite Moment of Us especially since I live several seas away! You are so lovely! <3

    1. Aww that’s too bad. There’s always next year though, and the year after that, and the year after that… :) And thanks, dear! I’m happy you like it! <3

  4. The Beginning of Everything!!! I really want to read that book! And Find Home looks great too. :) Yay for reaching the 3 months landmark *throws some more confetti*

    1. I’ve heard great things about it! I like the cover of Finding Home! I think it’s Aussie- hopefully it’s good. Thanks so much, Cayce! *hugs*

  5. My wallet is sobbing too. September had so many good releases that I went equally as crazy. I really need to get a copy of Icons… without breaking my book buying ban that is. And Fangirl — that’s like a “must read” for every blogger ever ;D Great, great haul!

    1. Right?? Thank god, it’s my birthday month and my mom is trying to be kind by ignoring the fact that my room is overflowing with books haha! I agree! I bet it’s on everyone’s TBR! Thank you, Becca! <3

  6. HAZEL. TOO MANY PRETTIES FOR MY EYES TO HANDLE. *shields eyes* I LOOOOVED The Beginning of Everything and Shadow and Bone! AND EEEEP Rainbow Rowell books! You have great books ahead of you, happy reading, dear!

    1. HAHA YOU’RE THE CUTEST, JEN! *hugs* I think it was your review that got me really psyched about TBoE! ;) I’m very excited to get into these! Thank you for dropping by, lovely! It’s always good to have ya! :)

  7. I really hope you enjoy The Raven Boys! It’s definitely one of my favourite YA Titles. You should read it soon so you can read The Dream Thieves which comes out on Tuesday! The Book Thief is also one of my favourite books. It’s such a heartwarming read.

    I hope you enjoy all of your books!

    1. Glad to hear that! I’m definitely excited to read it! At least I won’t have to wait until the next book comes out, right? ;) Thanks for dropping by, dear! <3

  8. OMG SO MANY BOOKS!! Too pretty for my eyesss ahhhh X.X :))

    I was at the MBIF too! And my wallet is crying too…

    For your next read, I highly recommend FANGIRL!! Really really really awesome book!! I bought it at the MBIF and finished it the same day. You won’t be able to put it down, I swear ;)

    Oh, and I am planning on reading The Beginning of Everything next. I’d love to hear what you think about it! :)

    1. I’m drowning in them ahhhh save me!!! Haha!!!! Thanks, Kimi!!! :) I’m still reading Fangirl- rather slowly, actually. Just savoring each word, I guess. ;) I’ll be reading TBoE this coming Saturday (yeah, I made a schedule lol) so you’ll probably finish first. :D

  9. You got some fantastic books! I enjoyed The Beginning of Everything and I really need to read The Raven Boys because I just picked up The Dream Thieves. I really LOVE your blog btw.

    1. Glad to hear you enjoyed TBoE! I’m reading The Raven Boys right now! :) Thank you, Jillian! I find yours very lovely! :D

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