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This is my first IMM of 2012 and I actually do have quite a few books that need to be shown – but due to the nature of, well, my life, I only have one photo! They rest of my books are off in countries where I am currently not.

For review:

Bought:

  • Eona by Alison Goodman – I haven’t actually read Eon yet, nor do I even own it. But I have heard so many fantastic things about this duology that I am convinced I will enjoy them both.

 
 

Also for review:

  

Bought:

  • Angelfall by Susan Ee – Alert the media: this is a self-published novel that I purchased on my own volition. I am stunned by myself – but I read fantastic reviews of this book and am convinced that it will be brilliant.
  • Hana by Lauren Oliver – This Delirium novella had be quite excited when I first heard about it… but then I read quite a few disappointing reviews for it. Oh well.
  • Daughter of the Flames by Zoe Marriott
  • Genus by Jonathan Trigell
  • A subscription to Lightspeed Magazine – I had been reading the free Lightspeed stories online, but decided that I should just go ahead and subscribe to the Kindle version of the magazine… especially now that it contains both Fantasy and Lightspeed stories. It’s a fantastic mag, and if you want to read some unexpected, unusual stories I would highly recommend it!

And…. the signed book:

  • The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater – SQUEE! I was so epically disappointed when Maggie did her first UK tour while I was not there…. but luckily, Foyles saved me a signed copy. Because they are awesome like that.
*wipes brow* I’m pretty sure that’s it – when you put off posting your IMM posts for a month, things start to pile up!

Kay

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Kay's been blogging about urban fantasy, young adult and werewolves since 2009. She's a firm believer in the many uses of the towel, the science of deduction and other fandom in-jokes. To support her book-buying habit, Kay keeps up a day-job as a science journalist (so feel free to ask her about Physics).

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