Tynga's Reviews. With this amazing meme, you can check out which books I've gotten this past week.
Won from Author
One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus
"One of Us Is Lying is the story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Everyone is a suspect, and everyone has something to hide.
Pay close attention and you might solve this.
On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention.
Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule.
Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess.
Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing.
Cooper, the athlete, is the all-star baseball pitcher.
And Simon, the outcast, is the creator of Bayview High’s notorious gossip app.
Only, Simon never makes it out of that classroom. Before the end of detention Simon's dead. And according to investigators, his death wasn’t an accident. On Monday, he died. But on Tuesday, he’d planned to post juicy reveals about all four of his high-profile classmates, which makes all four of them suspects in his murder. Or are they the perfect patsies for a killer who’s still on the loose?
Everyone has secrets, right? What really matters is how far you would go to protect them. "
Karen was kind enough to give away a UK ARC of this book. I can't believe I won, I'm so stoked to start this book.
Won from Amy @ A Magical World of Worlds
I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have To Kill You by Ally Carter
The Gallagher Academy for Exceptional Young Women is a fairly typical all-girls school - that is, it would be if every school taught advanced martial arts in PE and the latest in chemical warfare in science, and students received extra credit for breaking CIA codes in computer class. The Gallagher Academy might claim to be a school for geniuses, but it's really a school for spies. Cammie Morgan is a second-generation Gallagher Girl, and by her sophomore year she's already fluent in fourteen languages and capable of killing a man in seven different ways (one of which involves a piece of uncooked spaghetti). But the one thing the Gallagher Academy hasn't prepared her for is what to do when she falls for a boy who thinks she's an ordinary girl. Sure, she can tap his phone, hack into his computer, and track him through town without his ever being the wiser - but can she have a relationship with a regular boy who can never know the truth about her? Cammie may be an elite spy-in-training, but in her sophomore year, she's beginning her most dangerous mission - falling in love.
Thank you Amy for hosting a wonderful giveaway. I've never read this series and this gives me the perfect excuse to start it. I can't wait :)
Piglettes by Clementine Beauvais
A wickedly funny and life-affirming coming-of-age roadtrip story - winner of France's biggest prize for teen and YA fiction. Awarded the Gold, Silver and Bronze trotters after a vote by their classmates on Facebook, Mireille, Astrid and Hakima are officially the three ugliest girls in their school, but does that mean they're going to sit around crying about it?
Well... yes, a bit, but not for long! Climbing aboard their bikes, the trio set off on a summer roadtrip to Paris, their goal: a garden party with the French president. As news of their trip spreads they become stars of social media and television. With the eyes of the nation upon them the girls find fame, friendship and happiness, and still have time to consume an enormous amount of food along the way.
What did you guys get this week? Let me know in the comments.
Great collection of books! Hope you enjoy reading them - especially I'd Tell You I Love You, etc ;) Can't wait to know what you think of it.ReplyDelete
Have a lovely weekend, Aneta :)
Amy @ A Magical World Of Words
Have I thanked you for the giveaway yet? Only like 50 times :PDelete
I can't wait to read it :)
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OOh nice! The first one sounds like a twisted version of The Breakfast Club! Will have to keep an eye on that one!ReplyDelete
My STS will be up tomorrow, so be sure to stop by then!
Have a GREAT day!
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Yes! I'm a huge fan of the breakfast club so I really wanted to read this one.Delete
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I can't wait to read One Of Us Is Lying. The Breakfast Club similarity makes it even more interesting.ReplyDelete
I agree! I'm hoping to start it next week :)Delete
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Awesome haul! Piglettes looks adorable, and it sounds like a lovely summer book :) Happy reading!ReplyDelete
Brittany @ Brittany's Book Rambles
Thanks Brittany, it's the perfect book to start my summer reading with :)Delete
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Wow, congrats on all of the winnings! I really need to enter more giveaways - I use to enter a lot of them but I've not had the time. I hope you enjoy all of your new books!ReplyDelete
Have a wonderful weekend, Aneta. =)
Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!
Thanks Alyssa. You're super busy with school so I totally understand (in fact I should probably study more than enter giveaways). Hopefully you'll have time in the summer.Delete
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I love the cover of One of Us is Lying! Haven't heard of Piglettes before, but I love that cover too. Enjoy your new books! Thanks for stopping by Lisa Loves Literature earlier!ReplyDelete
Thanks for visiting back. I know I love the covers as well. I think the cover for the US version of One of Us is Lying looks better but this one is nice as well.Delete
Nice haul! Nice win with One of Us is Lying. I have a copy of that book from NetGalley and can't wait to start reading it. I hope you enjoy all of your new books!ReplyDelete
Thanks Carole. I hope we both love it, I'm hoping to start it next week.Delete