Tuesday, 27 December 2011

In My {Christmas} Mailbox

I hope you all had a MERRY CHRISTMAS! I know I did! :D I love this time of year because three events happen in the space of only a few days: Christmas, my birthday and the new year! Sorry I haven't been posting as much as I wanted to during the holidays, but hopefully I will be able to post a few more before I go back to school.
So, for Christmas, I got two books and a lot of stationary and notebooks. That satisfies me fine!

IMM is hosted by The Story Siren. It is a meme a lot of book bloggers take part in to show what books they have received that week.

^ All the book related things I got for Christmas ^

The Declaration by Gemma Malley
I have been dying to read this one for ages. I have read so many good reviews and my friends have been recommending the series to me as well - thank you Santa! =)

Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly
I love history and from what I read of the blurb it sounds amazing! It is told from two teenage girls perspectives - Andi whose brother has just died and is failing school and Alexandrine who is a street performer of Revolutionary France; somehow, though centuries apart, they are connected somehow.

Book Journal
I don't know if you can see in the picture, but one of the notebooks says 'Book Journal' on it. It is a great book to keep track of my reviews, books to read, and books I have borrowed. I love it - it is perfect for me! :]

Once again, I hope you all had a great Christmas and have a happy new year! To end the post, a few Christmassy pics....

Zoe xx


  1. Nice IMM! <3 the 'Santa died laughing' pic!

  2. I found that pic and thought it should be shared, its hilarious! XD

  3. Nice haul! The Declaration looks great!

    Xpresso Reads

  4. haha lol great pic!!! Enjoy reading them all, they look brilliant! And so does the book journal, great idea!

  5. Giselle - I can't wait to read it, it sounds amazing!

    roro - Thank you! I am sure I will :)

    Beth - It IS a great idea, isn't it? My auntie saw it in the shop and thought it would be perfect for my blog! And it is ;)

  6. I hope you enjoy everything you got this week! Come check out my IMM!


  7. Great books, and I love the sound of the Book Journal! Hope you had a lovely time.

  8. Oh 'The Declaration' is an amazing book. The other two in the series are, I think, slightly better than the first.
    Hope you enjoy!

  9. I love the Santa died laughing pic!!
    Awesome books and sationary too btw... Revolution is incredible! I hope you enjoy it!

  10. Paige - Thank you, you too! :)

    Luisa - It is great, and very handy... hope you had a lovely Christmas too :)

    Rebecca-Books - That is what my friends are telling me too, I think I will bump it up my TBR pile :D

    Raimy-rawr - Lol, it's great isn't it?! Thank you, Revolution definitely SOUNDS inredible!

  11. I got the book journal too, SNAP! I love it, it's so cute and very practical.
    Sorry for a late comment, but I hope you had a merry Christmas.(:

  12. I absolutely adore stationery, especially journals! Also, The Declaration and Revolution are two books I've been eyeing up lately.. Happy reading to you!


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