In My Mailbox is a post where I tell you the books that I received this week either by buying them from the bookstore, going to the library or from my mailbox. In My Mailbox was inspired by Alea and turned into a meme by Kristi.
The Death Cure by James Dashner
Thomas knows that Wicked can't be trusted, but they say the time for
lies is over, that they've collected all they can from the Trials and
now must rely on the Gladers, with full memories restored, to help them
with their ultimate mission. It's up to the Gladers to complete the
blueprint for the cure to the Flare with a final voluntary test.
Wicked doesn't know is that something's happened that no Trial or
Variable could have foreseen. Thomas has remembered far more than they
think. And he knows that he can't believe a word of what Wicked says.
The time for lies is over. But the truth is more dangerous than Thomas could ever imagine.
Will anyone survive the Death Cure?
Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi
In America's Gulf Coast region, where grounded oil tankers are being
broken down for parts, Nailer, a teenage boy, works the light crew,
scavenging for copper wiring just to make quota--and hopefully live to
see another day. But when, by luck or chance, he discovers an exquisite
clipper ship beached during a recent hurricane, Nailer faces the most
important decision of his life: Strip the ship for all it's worth or
rescue its lone survivor, a beautiful and wealthy girl who could lead
him to a better life.…
What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen
Since her parents' bitter divorce, McLean and her dad, a restaurant
consultant, have been on the move-four towns in two years. Estranged
from her mother and her mother's new family, McLean has followed her dad
in leaving the unhappy past behind. And each new place gives her a
chance to try out a new persona: from cheerleader to drama diva. But
now, for the first time, McLean discovers a desire to stay in one place
and just be herself, whoever that is. Perhaps Dave, the guy next door,
can help her find out.
Gone by Lisa McMann
Janie thought she knew what her future held. And she thought she’d
made her peace with it. But she can’t handle dragging Cabel down with
She knows he will stay with her, despite what she sees in
his dreams. He’s amazing. And she’s a train wreck. Janie sees only one
way to give him the life he deserves—she has to disappear. And it’s
going to kill them both.
Then a stranger enters her life—and
everything unravels. The future Janie once faced now has an ominous
twist, and her choices are more dire than she’d ever thought possible.
She alone must decide between the lesser of two evils. And time is
Linger by Maggie Stiefvater
Once Grace and Sam have found each other, they know they must fight
to stay together. For Sam, this means a reckoning with his werewolf
past. For Grace, it means facing a future that is less and less certain.
their world comes a new wolf named Cole, whose past is full of hurt and
danger. He is wrestling with his own demons, embracing the life of a
wolf while denying the ties of a human.
Grace, Sam, and Cole, life is a constant struggle between two
forces--wolf and human--with love baring its two sides as well. It is
harrowing and euphoric, freeing and entrapping, enticing and alarming.
As their world falls apart, love is what lingers. But will it be enough?