Saturday, April 18, 2009

This Week In Books Part 2 Or Oh Noooos Why Did I Think It Was A Safe Idea to Go to Borders Tonight?!?!?!

You may be thinking to yourself "Didn't Alea already post her This Week In Books post today?" and you would be right. I was an idiot and thought it might be fun to go to Borders tonight, haven't been in a few weeks, I'd get one book and leave, perfectly innocent, or so I thought! They had the hugest clearance sale I've ever seen there! Books, and books, and books everywhere and cds and movies! I consider myself lucky that this is all I left with! HA!

Local Girls by Jenny O'Connell

This one sounds cute! And it was on clearance!

Moby Clique by Cara Lockwood

I have the first two in this series so I figured why not, it was on clearance too!

Such A Pretty Girl by Laura Wiess


I had dismissed this one as too sad for me, but in an effort to try and enjoy sad books I got it, it was also on clearance!

Tatoo by Jennifer Lynn Barnes


I got this because I have a copy of the sequel to this book, Fate. And I had a 30% off coupon!

The Complete Season 1 of Fosters Home for Imaginary Friends

Ok yes, this isn't a book. But this show is beyond awesome, anyone else like it? It was on clearance for $10! My only concern is the cover is different from all the other ones online, hopefully there is nothing shady about this version!

32 comments:

  1. Wow! You're so lucky. I guess I shouldn't be too jealous since I did have a pretty good week in books myself without spending a dime! :P

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  2. I really want Tattoo! I need to remember to buy that one the next time I am in a bookstore. You got some great books. And you had already gotten so many earlier! So jealous!

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  3. Moby Clique is AWESOME!! Foster's is a good show.

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  4. Foster's? You are so lucky!

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  5. Hah:-) Perfectly innocent, sure.
    When I go to Borders, I leave with no money, so I just avoid going altogether.
    -amy

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  6. I want your Borders, mine never has sales in the YA area. Tattoo was a really good read, I hope you enjoy it.

    Seething with bookstore jealousy.

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  7. Haha. I was looking at the Moby Clique one this week but I don't know the order of the other ones. Such A Pretty Girl looks really good. Such great books on sale!

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  8. Aww! :O No fair!!
    I am officially insanely jealous of you!!
    You had such a great work!
    And sure, innocent. Yeah right! Never!
    Jeez, when I get my debt card, it's going to be hell for my bank account. T_T
    I'm supposed to be saving up my money! But, but, but there are sooo many good books to get!!
    And you just made it worse! Lol.
    I swear, you and Kristi. I dunno what to do with you too.
    You gotta tell me what you think of them!
    They all look so good.
    And I don't think I get Foster's on my tv anymore. :( I think I saw a few episodes while it was, though.
    Not sure what I think about it.
    Must look into it. Stat!
    :D

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  9. No sale at my Borders...what's up with that??

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  10. Oh my goodness. I think I might have to take a walk to my local Borders tomorrow too. This is too good to be true!

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  11. Ok...I have got to go to Borders tomorrow, but I swear they must know when I am going to visit because there are NEVER any good sales when I go.

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  12. Borders can be a truly evil store..... every time I go in there I come out with no money, we should have someone look into the phenomena lol ;)

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  13. I didn't realize Fate was a sequel! Is everything part of a series these days or what?!

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  14. Like oh em gee, Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends... me want.

    Yay for clearance sells and you should give yourself a round of applause. If it was me, I probably would've bought the whole bookstore, even if I didn't have a coupan!

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  15. Wow! :) Awesome books you got there. I loved Local Girls. Hope you will like it as much as I did!

    -Kate

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  16. Canada doesn't even have Borders - *sigh*

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  17. Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends.

    I love that blue thing on the cover! Don't suppose his name is Blue, is it?

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  18. I love Fosters Home for Imaginary Friends! Whenever I catch it on TV I laugh and laugh!

    Hey, do you like Phineas & Ferb? That one kills me.

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  19. I hope you enjoy (if that's the right word) Such a Pretty Girl. It's one of my all-time favorites and I don't read sad books either (still need to get around to Before I Die and Living Dead Girl).

    Casey

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  20. Going to bookstores is a dangerous game, you know that Alea lol

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  21. I think you did a good deed - taking in homeless books like that.

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  22. Tattoo is on my shelf right now...don't you love the cover? It sounds pretty cool!

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  23. I'm the same way, it's like potato chips, you're kidding yourself if you think you'll be satisfied with just one!! :)

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  24. P.S. Don't hate me but you have an award here:

    http://creativitygone.blogspot.com/2009/04/day-135-triple-threat.html

    8) hope you don't mind <3

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  25. I love the MTV books!

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  26. Nice!! Love clearance.

    I'm the say way.. Can't walk out of a bookstore without books. :)

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  27. I love that you buy so many books, in addition to all that you receive. It's what keeps the industry alive.

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  28. What fun to hit such a good sale!

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  29. Everytime I hear about Boarders I have a case of Boarders envy!

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  30. Yep, I found that sale too at my Borders. I ended up with all sorts of books but forgot to post what I got, plus most were for attendant gifts for my upcoming wedding. Who wouldn't want a book gift, right?:) It's never safe to go to Borders!

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  31. You know you can't stop with just one! Happy reading!

    --Anna
    Diary of an Eccentric

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  32. Yeah I'm so glad some of you are Foster's fans too!

    Yes, maybe it wasn't so innocent for me to go to Borders but what can I say, I like to torture myself :P

    Lenore- I think so, seriously!

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