In My Mailbox (74) — Killers, Echoes, and Belles

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:
I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga
172 Hours on the Moon by Johan Harstad
Ascend by Amanda Hocking
Belles by Jen Calonita
The Last Echo by Kimberly Derting
Insurgent by Veronica Roth

Thanks to Little Brown, St. Martin’s, and HarperTeen! 
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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    The Dancing Reader

    April 1, 2012

    Yay for Insurgent! I've heard it's better than Divergent..!! The cover for BELLES is absolutely gorgeous. Happy reading!

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    April 1, 2012

    OMG Insurgent! Sooo jealous! I look forward to hearing what you have to say about it :)

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    Chelsey @ Starry Sky Books

    April 1, 2012

    Insanely jealous of everyone who's gotten Insurgent this week! Seriously can't wait to read it. They all look great though, so happy reading! :)

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    April 1, 2012

    njoy all

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    Giselle from Book Nerd

    April 1, 2012

    You are so LUCKY to get Insurgent!!! AHHH :D I know everyone must be saying that to you, but it's true. You got some awesome books here! Happy reading!

    Giselle from
    In My Mailbox

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    Little Miss Becky : )

    April 1, 2012

    Oh, I like the Insurgent goodie pack! How fun! I love the way you photgraph your books with the bright light behind them—they all look so pretty! :D I'm already looking forward to The Last Echo, even though I haven't read book 2 yet. Belles looks like a cute read, too!

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    April 1, 2012

    Woooooot for Insurgent! Lucky you:))) I love the covers of the Trylle trilogy and I can't wait to catch up with them!

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    April 1, 2012

    Lucky you! Insurgent! I can't wait for it to come out of stores.

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    Jessica@a GREAT read

    April 1, 2012

    Seeing a lot of bloggers got that special box with Insurgent! That's pretty cool! Haven't read the first one myself! Envious of the Last Echo though! Also really need to read more of Amanda's books, have a ton of them in my TBR mountain!

    Happy Reading!

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    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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    Mary @ BookSwarm

    April 1, 2012

    Go Team Erudite!

    Excellent book pile–the Barry Lyga and 172 hours look fantastic.

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    Chloe B

    April 1, 2012

    I also have an ARC of Belles that I am really excited to read! And you're so lucky you got Insurgent! I can't wait until it's released! 172 Hours also looks great.
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    Beatriz Lins

    April 1, 2012

    Aaah, The Last Echo and Insurgent! I'm so jealous XD
    Hope you enjoy them all!


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    April 1, 2012

    Oh Wow, an excellent stack this week. I Hunt Killers and The Last Echo!!! Happy Reading!

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    April 1, 2012

    So jealous about “Insurgent” ARRGH. ;_; Enjoy it – it's on my preorder list. I too got “I Hunt Killers” so I'm pretty excited to start reading! Enjoy your awesome haul this week!

    My IMM for this week!

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    April 1, 2012

    Belles looks really good. I hope you enjoy it! Here's my IMM!

    ~Paige @ Comfort Books

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    Cassy Wrage

    April 1, 2012

    Ooh Insurgent.. I need to get on the ball and read Divergent!

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    Chapter by Chapter

    April 1, 2012

    I Hunt Killers was amazing! I hope you enjoy it as much as we did. Yay you for receiving Insurgent!! Lucky you!! I seriously need to read Divergent. It's just collecting dust on my bookshelf. I.MUST.READ.IT :D Thanks for sharing your great haul this week. Happy reading :)

    MaryAnn @ Chapter by Chapter
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    Blook Girl

    April 1, 2012

    INSURGENT!!! You are soooo lucky/fortunate/blessed/whatevs! LOL. Congrats on being “chosen as a faction leader” :-) Very cool!

    Belles looks pretty good. I am off to GR to check it out. Thanks for sharing your mailbox!

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    April 1, 2012

    So cool, Insurgent…Congrats!

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    Marmaladelibby (aka Ange)

    April 1, 2012

    SO jealous of your Insurgent delivery! SO fun! Check out our IMM this week! Happy reading!

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    Nicola (pocketfullofbooks)

    April 1, 2012

    I know you got other books but all I see is Insurgent!! You're so lucky! Hope it's amazing. :D Happy reading!

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    Jasmine Rose

    April 1, 2012

    172 Hours on the Moon looks really good! An you have a sort-of pretty finished copy! Frankly, the eye is a little disturbing :P

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    April 1, 2012

    Ahhhhhh!!! You have Insurgent! Le sigh…I can't wait for May! :) Enjoy!

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    Lindsay Cummings author

    April 1, 2012

    oh no…we're on competing teams!!! Let the games begin! Sincerely, Lindsay at Team Dauntless :)

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    Tiffany Mahaffy

    April 1, 2012

    OMG AMAZING IMM!! That is one heck of a fantastic mailbox you have there!! I really hope you enjoy!!
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    April 2, 2012

    i cant wait to get my own copy of I hunt killers!! gotta wait till wed though cuz he is coming to my town!! and i got 172 hours also!! looks great! and i love the covers for hocking books!!! great week!! and nice insurgent!!!!
    Tara's IMM

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    April 2, 2012

    What a nice haul! I may have to add some of these to my TBR pile.

    Thanks for sharing your goodies!
    Dani C

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    April 2, 2012

    Awesome book haul this week! I'm reading Belles right now and it is so good, lots of fun! Enjoy everything you got! Can't wait to see your review for Insurgent!

    You can see my IMM video and post for this week at the link below– Happy Reading! :D

    Lea @ LC's Adventures in Libraryland

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    Sarah Brown

    April 2, 2012

    New follower, ooh Divergent and Ascend I'm jealous, great haul, my Imm