Thursday, 31 August 2017

August Book Haul

Hi I'm Gemma and I have a book buying problem!

I'm not sure what really happened this month, especially since I was away for 2 weeks of the month too, I still seem to have acquired far too many books. As well as buying or swapping 15 physical books this month I also received several eARCS so without further ado here are all the books I received in August! 

 Physical Books

The Edge of Everything by Jeff Giles 
The Scarecrow Queen by Melinda Sailsbury 
Rattle by Fiona Cummins - received from the publisher for review
City of Circles by Jess Richards 
The Rest of us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness
Given to the Sea by Mindy McGinnis 
The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith
My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal
Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel
Show Stopper by Hayley Barker
Now You See Me by Sharon Bolton
Asking For It by Louise O'Neil
Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel
The Waking Land by Callie Bates
Into the Water by Paula Hawkins


Hide and Seek by Richard Parker - eARC from NetGalley (review)
I Know Where She Is by S.B. Caves - eARC from NetGalley (review)
Mask of Shadows by Linsey Miller - eARC from NetGalley (review)
Outcast by Lauren Hillman - PDF from the author (review)
The Treatment by C.L. Taylor - eARC from NetGalley
A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars by Yaba Badoe - eARC from NetGalley
Blackbird by N.D. Gomes - eARC by NetGalley
The Hanging Girl by Eileen Cook - eARC from NetGalley
The Ultimate Sacrifice by S.E. Green - eARC received from publisher
Heartshire High by Charlotte Leonetti - PDF from the author 
The Secrets You Keep by Kate White - eARC from NetGalley
The Midnight Dance by Nikki Katz - eARC from NetGalley
The Body in the Marsh by Nick Louth - eARC from NetGalley

Phew! There we have it this is all the books I acquired in August. I am looking forward to all of the ebooks I received, keep an eye out on my blog over the next month for several up and coming blog tours. 

Have you read any of these? Are there any here you would recommend that I bump up my TBR? Let me know in the comments. 


  1. I have been hearing good things about Edge of everything, from everywhere. Definitely should be added to my list

    Gayathri @ Musings Over Nothing

  2. I haven't heard of any of those books. Some of the have very interesting titles like The Hanging Girl.

  3. Some great books here! Super haul!!

  4. That looks like a varied and intriguing collection

  5. I am very excited to read Sleeping Giants! I love your collections! Which are you going to read first?

    1. Thank you. I finished Rattle yesterday and loved it, I'm currently reading A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars and I'm also very keen to start the Scarecrow Queen.

  6. I haven't read any of these yet! I'll have to keep an eye out :)

  7. Wow, so many books! They look really interesting!