May 2018 Book Haul


May was a big release month for books, so I’m sure it’s no surprise that my haul is really big again.  I actually took a picture of all the physical books together this time.


But first we’ll start with digital books.





My So-Called Bollywood Life

Nothing Happened (for a blog tour)

The Brightsiders



Dear Rachel Maddow

Grace and Fury

The Supervillain and Me (for a blog tour)

The Similars






Shadow of the Fox (so excited for this)

A Very Large Expanse of Sea (no cover yet)



Amazon sale:





Now for physical books.



Books I won:



Seeking Mansfield  won on twitter

Kiss Me In Paris  won on goodreads



Physical ARCs:




Kiss Me In Paris  (also under wins)

Bring Me Their Hearts   sent by Entangled Teen

Blood Will Out   sent by Penguin Teen Canada for blog tour

Dare You To Lie  sent by Tor Teen with help from Amber (the author)



All physical books:




From Barnes & Noble:

Ship It

A Court of Frost and Starlight (pre-order)

Runaways Volume One

Rat Queens Volume One

Puddin (pre-order)

Girl and the Grove

Amal Unbound

Undead Girl Gang (pre-order)

The Way You Make Me Feel (pre-order)

The Summer of Jordi Perez

People Like Us

Amulet Volume 3

Lumberjanes Volumes 2 and 3

My So-Called Bollywood Life (pre-order)

From Twinkle With Love (pre-order)

The Strange Fascinations of Noah Hypnotik

Starry Eyes

The Brightsiders

Monday’s Not Coming

All Out




From Amazon:

Dubhan Reborn and Dubhan Unveiled


From Target:

The Lies They Tell


Black Panther World of Wakanda


From book box subscriptions:

Sky in the Deep (owlcrate)

Catching Stars (owlcrate)

Onyx & Ivory (fairyloot)

Brightly Burning (shelflove crate)



I think that’s everything.  The total is 47 books.

4 from book boxes

1 goodreads win

1 twitter win

3 physical books from publishers

28 purchased physical books

1 purchased digital book

2 from edelweiss

7 from netgalley



How was your May haul?  Did you get many books?  Are any the same as mine?








Author: confessionsofayareader

I'm Kristi. I'm a wife, mom, and grandma. I have been breeding leopard geckos for ten years. I love to read and have been trying to review more books (the reason for this blog besides wanting to talk about books with everyone). I also love music and going to concerts, mostly punk and pop punk.

15 thoughts on “May 2018 Book Haul”

  1. That’s one heck of a haul! I’m so happy for you and I’m really excited to know your thoughts about Bring Me Their Hearts Back by Sara Wolf and The Brightsiders by Jen Wilde as soon as you read it!

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