In My Mailbox (45)

In My Mailbox is a meme created by The Story Siren and inspired by Alea of Pop Culture Junkie! It features a list of what books you have received over the previous week, either for review, from the library, or from the bookstore.

For Review:
Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
World’s End by Jake Halpern and Peter Kujawinski (MG)
Always Neverland by Zoe Barton (MG)
Dragons of Silk by Laurence Yep (MG)

From Andye at ReadingTeen:

Scorpio Races by Meggie Stiefvater
The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

Thanks to HarperCollins (and HarperTeen!!), HMH Books, and Andye!

So… what was in your mailbox this week?


Hafsah Faizal is a YA author, designer, and blogger. Her designs have graced the sites of New York Times bestselling authors, bloggers, and more. She resides in Texas, with her family.



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    Jessica@a GREAT read

    August 27, 2011

    OOh nice mailbox! Keep debating if I want to read the Scorpio Races or not, will definitely look for your review!

    My IMM goes up tomorrow, so be sure to stop by!

    GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

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    Kapri (Book Fanatics)

    August 27, 2011

    Wow, you got a great IMM this week! I really want to read Shatter Me, The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer, and The Scorpio Races. Enjoy!

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    August 27, 2011

    oooh nice books! happy reading!

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    ashelynn hetland

    August 27, 2011

    Enjoy MARA! It's fantastic, except it broke my brain afterwards. I really can't wait to read The Scorpio Races and Shatter Me. Enjoy!

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    Beth S.

    August 27, 2011

    Shatter Me AND The Scorpio Races? *Covet*

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    August 27, 2011

    Your so lucky!! What a great IMM! Have fun reading!

    Tia @ Falling For Books

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    Julie @ Knitting and Sundries

    August 27, 2011

    Oh, my gosh! Every single one of these looks great! enjoy all of the wonderful new reads!

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    August 27, 2011

    Um, yes! Fantastic books this week. Shatter Me, Scorpio Races and Mara Dyer all sound amazing. Always Neverland sounds interesting. Happy Reading!

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    August 27, 2011

    Loved your IMM, so many amazing books!

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    August 27, 2011

    I have been seeing Shatter Me every where, I can't wait to hear what you think about it.

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    Kailia Sage

    August 27, 2011

    Very nice book!

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    August 27, 2011

    Wow you got some awesome books this week!! I really want to read shatter me!

    check out my in my mailbox!

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    Valia Lind

    August 27, 2011

    Great great books!!! Happy reading!!!

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    August 27, 2011

    Yay!! Shatter Me. =D And Mara Dyer is so so so good!!! =D Hope you enjoy all of them, Hafsah!!

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    Megan Swicegood

    August 28, 2011

    Love the idea of Shattered and The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer – both look great.

    Megan @ Read It, See It

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    Any @ bookgoonie

    August 28, 2011

    Interested in hearing what you have to say about Shatter Me & the MGs you received.

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    August 28, 2011

    Epic IMM! I'm dying to read Mara Dyer. Looking forward to your review. Always Neverland and World's End sound intriguing too. Happy reading!

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    Nic @ Irresistible Reads

    August 28, 2011

    WOW! Amazing stack. They all look really good especially The Scorpio Race. Happy reading :)

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    Juju at Tales of

    August 28, 2011

    Oooooooo Shatter Me :)

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    The Story Queen

    August 28, 2011

    Such awesome books this week! I'm especially excited for Shatter Me – have heard such great things :) Happy reading!

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    August 28, 2011

    Awesome mailbox!

    I want to read Shatter Me and Unbecoming of Mara Dyer from your IMM!

    Happy reading!

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    Ashley @ Book Labyrinth

    August 28, 2011

    Lovely mailbox! I'm really looking forward to reading 'Shatter Me' — I've heard such great things about it.

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    August 28, 2011

    I'm jealous because I can't wait to read Shatter Me and The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer. I hope you enjoy all of the great books you got this week. Happy reading :)

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    August 28, 2011

    You've got a fantastic selection of books this week! :D

    Happy reading.

    I think I want all of your books!:D

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    Grace Fonseca

    August 28, 2011

    Some awesome books. I see that they changed the cover to shatter me. I got an arc of it at BEA. Good pile. Some of those books I want to read. Old follower hopping through

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    Angel Snyder

    August 28, 2011

    Shatter Me sounds AMAZING and the cover is beautiful!
    Thanks for stopping by my IMM!

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    Amber Griffiths

    August 28, 2011

    Great haul, Hafsah! I hope you enjoy all of your books. I've not heard of the middle grade ones you have there, but I think I'm going to check them out. I'm dying to read The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer!

    Enjoy! And thank you for stopping by.
    Books of Amber

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    August 28, 2011

    Shatter Me! You are so lucky :p.

    Happy Reading!


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    August 28, 2011

    Thanks for stopping by :)
    OMG. SHATTER ME. THE UNBECOMING OF MARA DYER. YOU ARE SO LUCKY!!! Okay, I'm going crazy here, but seriously, I'm so jealous!
    Have fun reading!

    Shirley x

    P.S I'm a new follower :)

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    Annie @ The Book Hour

    August 28, 2011

    Great stuff! Have a wonderful reading week. :)

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    Under the Covers

    August 28, 2011

    Fab books this week, I hope you enjoy them! Have a fab week : )

    My IMM

    Suzanne @ Under the Covers

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    August 28, 2011

    Oh, lucky!!! Shatter Me & Mara Dyer!

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    August 28, 2011

    The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer… I'm so jealous!!! : )
    Happy Reading! : )

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    Jessica Lawlor

    August 28, 2011

    Awesome that you got SHATTER ME! Hope you enjoy it :)

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    August 28, 2011

    Awww super jealous! You received The Unbecoming of Mara Deyer and Shatter Me?! Lucky!(:
    Awesome books!


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    A Beautiful Madness

    August 28, 2011

    Great Mailbox! I really want to read Shatter Me and The Unbecoming. They both sound so good.
    Happy Reading!
    My IMM

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    August 28, 2011

    I got Shatter Me this week too! And Mara Dyer!!! WOO HOO! LOVED that book!
    Awesome book week girl!

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    August 28, 2011

    Always Neverland sounds really good. Enjoy!

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    Liz. R

    August 28, 2011

    Amazing books this week! Shatter Me and Mara Dyer look awesome! The Scorpio Races is really good too – happy reading! :)

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    Book Angel Emma

    August 28, 2011

    The only thing I can say is WOW & ENJOY

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    Carrie at In the Hammock Blog

    August 28, 2011

    i have scorpio races too, it looks so good!!

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    August 28, 2011

    Always Neverland looks good!

    Happy reading.

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    August 28, 2011

    The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer looks great. Nice IMM.

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    August 28, 2011

    Wow, great loot this week! I've heard of a couple of these but I'm going to have to check the others out! Happy reading!

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    Lost In Literature

    August 28, 2011

    So jealous about Shatter Me. :) I look forward to reading your review! :)

    My IMM

    Lisa @ Lost in Literature

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    Mel (He Followed Me Home)

    August 28, 2011

    You had a great week. The top 3 books are the my most anticipated fall reads!!

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    Cinnamon (A Thousand Little Pages)

    August 28, 2011

    If I could just reach my hand through this screen and snatch up Shatter Me and The Scorpio Races. Although the latter has been receiving some bad reviews… I was looking forward to it, too.

    Thank you so much for stopping by my little blog:).

    My IMM

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    basma aal

    August 28, 2011

    I want to read shatter me so much. Cant wait for the release day.

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    August 28, 2011

    Thanks so much for visiting my blog!! And commenting…I'm so new at this, its so fun when someone does!! Looks like you have a busy week ahead of you!!

    michele at Insane About Books

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    August 28, 2011

    Great mailbox! I really want to read Shatter Me!

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    August 29, 2011

    Great IMM! I really can't wait to read Mara Dyer and the Scorio Races! Shatter Me has such a pretty cover! Enjoy reading!

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    Julia :)

    August 29, 2011

    Oh man The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer AND Shatter Me? Lucky you! I hope you enjoy your awesome books!

    Julia @ That Hapa Chick

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    August 29, 2011

    I've heard such great things about May Dyer! I can't wait to finally pick up a copy.

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    August 29, 2011

    You got a nice set of books. I will have to look up Dragons of Silk.
    Happy Reading,
    Book Sniffers Anonymous

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    Janus Vielle Aragones

    August 29, 2011

    Wow, you have Shatter Me. I've seen that at other IMMs and now I'm getting more eager to see what that's about.

    Thanks for stopping by! have fun with your new books! ^_^

    Janus @ The Blair Book Project

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    Christy @TheReaderBee

    August 29, 2011

    I can't wait to get started on Shatter Me! Mara Dyer is AMAZING! Enjoy!

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    Jenny N.

    August 29, 2011

    Nice books, I pretty much want to read all the books you got this week.

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    August 29, 2011

    Oooh! You got some amazing books this week! :D I can't wait to read Shatter Me, and The Scorpio Races! I'm also just finding out about a few of these, I've never heard of them before!

    Happy Reading! I hope you enjoy all of your fabulous books! :D

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    August 29, 2011

    Thanks for stopping by my blog :)

    I'm soooo jealous that you have the Scorpio Races. I just read the Mercy Falls trilogy and can't wait for something new from Maggie Stiefvater.

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    The Slowest Bookworm

    August 29, 2011

    Ooh that's a lovely mailbox! I really want to read Shatter Me and The Scorpio Races. Awesome!

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    August 29, 2011

    Wow, what a haul!! Shatter Me is amazing, such incredible prose. And Maggie Stiefvater has done it again, I absolutely loved The Scorpio Races! So different to her other books, but the atmosphere is just amazing. I really hope you love those two as much as I did! SO freaking excited for The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer!! Man, the reviews I've been reading are just … whoa. I NEED THAT BOOK!

    Happy reading! :D

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    Cialina at

    August 29, 2011

    I've been hearing SO much about Shatter Me lately. I can't wait to hear what you think about it!

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    Reading Angel

    August 30, 2011

    YAY for Mara Dyer :)

    Everyone got Shatter Me but me :( LOL
    (well someone is sending it to me, so I guess I am getting it soon….LOL)

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    September 3, 2011

    Alyways Neverland sounds cute. Enjoy all your books :)