In My Mailbox (69) — Daughters, Centaurs, and Half Girls

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:
Katana by Cole Gibson
The Whole Story Of Half A Girl by Veera Hiranandani

Thanks to Flux and Random House! 
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.

February 25, 2012



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    Grace Fonseca

    February 26, 2012

    I'm always amazed at how many awesome books there are out there and that are new to me. Great mailbox.


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    February 26, 2012

    oooo i also got Daughters this week!!! not for review but still cool!!! great haul!!!

    Tara's IMM

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    Nina @ Death Books and Tea

    February 26, 2012

    Katana is a great book! Not sure about the others, but I'll look them up. Hope you enjoy them.
    Nina @ Death Books and Tea

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    J.R. @ Not Your Momma's Book Blog

    February 26, 2012

    Great books this week! I can hardly wait to read your thoughts on them, especially Daughter of the Centaurs…I've been seeing a lot of mixed reviews on that one. I hope you'll drop by my IMM this week and see what I got.


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    Agnieszka Nashi

    February 26, 2012

    Never heard of Katana, but it sounds interesting. :) And Daughters should definitely go to my TBR pile, because CENTAURS. Reason good enough.

    Happy reading!

    Here's my IMM. ♥

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    April (BooksandWine)

    February 26, 2012

    The Whole Story Of Half A Girl Looks great!

    Happy reading, Hafsah!

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    Jessica@a GREAT read

    February 26, 2012

    Nice! Haven't heard of those before! Hope you enjoy them all!

    Here's my IMM

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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    February 26, 2012

    Katana and The Whole Story of Half a Girl both sound like really good books. Happy reading.
    My IMM

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    Marmaladelibby (aka Ange)

    February 26, 2012

    Katana looks interesting, but The Whole Story…sounds SO good!! Here's our IMM this week!

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    Mundie Moms

    February 26, 2012

    Ooh Daughter of the Centaurs looks like a great read. Enjoy your goodies this week!

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    February 26, 2012

    I'm excited to see you got Katana. I've already read and enjoyed it. The author lives about 10 miles from me, and is having a signing that I'm hoping to go to! Hope you enjoy it!

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    Anna @ Literary Exploration

    February 26, 2012

    Ohhh I'm excited to see what you think of Katana, it looks pretty good but I've yet to add it to my TBR! Enjoy!

    Anna @ Literary Exploration

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    The Book Faerie

    February 26, 2012

    OH!!! Daughter of the Centaurs and Katana look amazing!!
    Happy reading :)

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    Tanya Patrice

    February 26, 2012

    The Whole Story of Half a Girl sounds really interesting. Hope you enjoy them all :-)

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    February 26, 2012

    The Whole Story of Half a Girl is on my to-read! Katana sounds pretty interesting, and I hadn't heard of Daughter of the Centaurs, so I'm gonna go check that out!

    Happy reading!

    IMM @ Pinkindle Reads & Reviews

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    February 26, 2012

    Katana and Daughter of Centaurs both look really good! Happy reading! :)

    My IMM

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    February 26, 2012

    I have yet to hear of any of those books, but I am intrigued, none the less! Enjoy! :)

    Darlene @ Leather Bound and Lovely

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    February 26, 2012

    All three of these sound interesting, especially The Whole Story of a Half Girl. Happy Reading!

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    ashelynn hetland

    February 26, 2012

    Oh, Daughters looks amazing in as a finished copy. I have an ARC of it for review, just need to read it now. Happy reading!

    My IMM.

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    Simply Kayla

    February 26, 2012

    They all look great and I hope you enjoy reading them! Daughter of Centaurs looks like it would be really good. I hope you enjoy reading all of your books :D Have a great day!

    Kayla @ Simply Kayla's Book Reviews

    Here is my IMM Post: Click Here

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    February 26, 2012

    Katana was pretty disappointing (read my review for more), but I can't wait to read Daughter of the Centaurs. Enjoy your haul this week!

    My IMM this week!

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    February 26, 2012

    The Whole Story of Half a Girl looks really good! I hope you enjoy everything you got this week! Come check out my IMM!

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    February 26, 2012

    I REALLY want to read Daughter of the Centaurs! Even though it's gotten some mixed reviews, this is a totally new YA genre that I haven't seen yet, so I'm definitely intrigued :)

    Hope you enjoy everything you got in this week! You can check out my IMM for this week by clicking on the link below :)

    Lea @ LC's Adventures in Libraryland

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    Just a Lil Lost

    February 26, 2012

    Oooh Katana looks good!!

    btw, love your blog design! Gonna go check out your design page :)

    Michele | IMM | Embrace Giveaway

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    Katie @ BlookGirl

    February 27, 2012

    Daughter of the Centaurs looks/sounds like my kind of read! Interested to see what you think of it :-)

    Hope you enjoy all your reads!

    My IMM:

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    YA Book Queen

    February 27, 2012

    I've heard Katana is awesome! The other two look great as well,

    Happy reading, Hafsah! :)

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    February 27, 2012

    Ooh, I haven't heard of any of these before. I like the title “Daughter of the Centaurs” – sounds pretty good! And 'The Whole Story of Half A Girl' is an interesting title, too.

    Thanks for visiting my blog!


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    Rachel :)

    February 27, 2012

    Great load, hope you enjoy them! Thanks for stopping by my IMM this week :)

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    February 27, 2012

    Nice books! Daughter of the Centaurs sounds really interesting. Thanks for stopping by! Happy Reading!

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    Tiffany Mahaffy

    February 27, 2012

    Daughter of the Centaurs by Kate Klimo sounds like a great read can't wait to hear what you think!! Hope you enjoy your reads :)
    here's my IMM if you want to swing by!

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    February 28, 2012

    Ooo, I'd really like to get my hands on Daughter of the Centaurs, it sounds great! The Whole Story of Half a Girl sounds like it could be a great read as well.
    Happy reading!

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    Robyn @ Robolobolyn's Universe

    February 28, 2012

    The Whole Story of Half a Girl is such an intriguing title! I'll have to check it out! Thanks for stopping by! I hope you have a great reading week!