Weekly Roundup (IMM 92) – Mystic Cities, Falling Kingdoms, and Friday Societies

I’ll still be doing In My Mailbox, BUT I’ll also have a weekly roundup post along with it. So. Check out the books I got in the mail this week, and see what happened at IceyBooks this week too!

The Unnaturalists by Tiffany Trent (Unsolicited – the finished copy looks GORGEOUS)
Crazy by Amy Reed (Unsolicited)
Elemental by Antony John (Unsolicited)
Darkwater by Catherine Fisher (Unsolicited – Not pictured – SUPER excited, I mean, Catherine Fisher?? YES.)
Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes (For Review)
Venom by Fiona Paul (For Review)
The Friday Society by Adrienne Kress (For Review – I LOVE this cover)
The Kill Order by James Dashner (For Review – OH YES)
Mystic City by Theo Lawrence (For Review – such a pretty cover!)

Thanks to Penguin, Random House, and Simon & Schuster!
So… what’s new on your shelves this week?

And for the roundup! Here’s what happened last week:

Review of WAKE by Amanda Hocking

Hitting Shelves Today – July 31st

Waiting on Wednesday – THE HAVEN by Carol Lynch Williams
Standalone Reading Challenge – Month Eight Linkups

What’s Next? – Most Votes: SUCH WICKED INTENT

Review of 52 REASONS TO HATE MY FATHER by Jessica Brody

Giveaway: Win GLOW and SPARK by Amy Kathleen Ryan


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.

August 4, 2012



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    August 5, 2012

    yealous you venom

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    Arianne Cruz

    August 5, 2012

    nice books :D they all look beautiful!


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    Kailia Sage

    August 5, 2012

    AWESOME BOOKS: The Unnaturalists, Falling Kingdoms, Venom AND THE FRIDAY SOCIETY!!!!!!!

    ~Kailia @ Reading the Best

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    Shelby Ndukwe

    August 5, 2012

    Grrrr. I want FALLING KINGDOMS and ELEMENTAL so badly!! Lol. And by the way, Venom is AMAZING. Un-put-down-able. :)

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    Vy | Vy's Blog

    August 5, 2012

    Falling Kingdoms!!! That book sounds so awesome. I can't wait until the release.

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    Valia Lind

    August 5, 2012

    I'm kind of pretty interested in Falling Kingdoms! Also, just got Mystic City and looking forward to that one! Enjoy your goodies and cant wait for reviews! :-D


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    Little Miss Becky

    August 5, 2012

    What an awesome stack of books!! Very excited for Friday Society (love the cover of that one!) and hubby is counting the days to Kill Order! Enjoy them all!

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    Jessica@a GREAT read

    August 5, 2012

    OOh nice! Hearing lots of good things about Mystic City and Fallen Kingdoms! Those both sound fabulous! Happy Reading!

    Here's my STS

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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    A Backwards Story

    August 5, 2012

    ELEMENTAL and FALLING KINGDOMS are two books I plan to read this month. THE UNNATURALISTS looks interesting, doesn't it? Oh, and DARKWATER, nice! Enjoy!!

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    August 5, 2012

    Awesome stack this week. Darkwater sounds interesting. I've been meaning to read an Amy Reed book. Hope you love all of these. Happy Reading!

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    Katja Weinert

    August 5, 2012

    Lots of new and interesting titles, great haul. Enjoy :)

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    Maji Bookshelf

    August 5, 2012

    Oh yes i LOVE the cover of The Friday Society!! Can't wait to pick up my copy
    yes the cover of the unnaturalist is gorgeous but unfortunately I did not enjoy the novel :(
    enjoy all your books!

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    August 5, 2012

    Amazing haul! The Unnaturalists is a really nice read (: I'm sure you'll love it!

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    Beatriz Lins

    August 5, 2012

    Fantastic haul this week! These books sound really good, especially Falling Kingdom – can't wait to read it :D Enjoy them all!

    Here's what I got this week: http://goo.gl/HiwGs

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    August 5, 2012

    The Kill Order looks pretty good! I hope you enjoy everything you got this week. Here's my IMM =)


    ~Paige @ Comfort Books

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    YA Book Queen

    August 5, 2012

    The Unnaturalists, The Kill Order, The Friday Society, Darkwater, Elemental??!! Your mailbox is full of so much awesome this week :)

    Hope you enjoy them all, Hafsah!

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    Amanda B.

    August 5, 2012

    The Kill Order! I'm sooooo jealous! That one comes out on my birthday and I can't wait to get it! Enjoy!

    My IMM

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    ashelynn hetland

    August 5, 2012

    SO many goodies and shinies! Shinyes? Shinys? I don't know. Enjoy them all, Hafsah!

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    August 5, 2012

    Can I please come live in your bookshelf this week? *dies* SO many amazing novels!!! I can't WAIT to get my hands on Falling Kingdoms, Venom, Mystic City, The Friday Society… okay, I'm going to end up naming every single book you mention there, so I'll stop and just drool over over the photo instead.

    I hope you LOVE them all!

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    August 5, 2012

    I also received Falling Kingdoms this week, I can't wait to start it!!! Happy reading! :)

    My Haul

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    August 6, 2012

    Mystic City, Falling Kingdoms, and Venom….wow! What an awesome haul! Enjoy them :D

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    Randi M

    August 6, 2012

    So many good books! :) I'm especially looking forward to reading Venom and Falling Kingdoms. Lovely haul! Happy reading, Hafsah. :)

    My Stacking the Shelves

    Randi @ Cardigans, Coffee and Bookmarks

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    Mel - Thedailyprophecy.

    August 6, 2012

    Falling Kingdoms <3 Great haul; there are a lot of books I want to read!

    Happy reading :D


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    Krystianna (Downright Dystopian)

    August 6, 2012

    Awesome haul! I can't wait to read Mystic City or The Kill Order. I hope you enjoy all of your books. :)

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    Katie @ BlookGirl

    August 6, 2012

    Ahhh! Okay, so I am just a _little_ jealous! :-) Mystic City, The Unnaturalists, Falling Kingdoms, and Venom! I'm gonna come raid your bookshelves ;-) I can't wait to hear what you think of all these lovely books. What a wonderful haul!

    My book haul!

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    Dazzling Mage

    August 6, 2012

    OOOH, AMAZING haul this week! Don't know which one I was more excited to see- Fallen Kingdoms, or Venom, or Elemental!

    Happy reading!