Stacking The Shelves – In which Sugar wins a lot of books!

This weekly meme (Stacking The Shelves) is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews
Stacking The Shelves is all about the books we are adding to our shelves each week, sharing with you our excitement for our newest titles and maybe have you discover a new book in the process!

This is what Sugar got in the last week or so:

My 1 minute dash at Exclusive Books:

So I won a competition over at Exclusive Books, where I had 1 minute to grab as much books as I could and stuff them into bags! So here are pics of it all:

There are WAY to many to name, I hope you guys can see from the picture 🙂



 A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent by Marie Brennan
Notes from Ghost Town by Kate Ellison



Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 DVD

Free for Kindle:


 10 Things You Might Not Know About Nearly Everything by Mark Jacob, Stephan Benzkofer

What’s in your Trunk this week?



  • Oh my goodness! I can’t believe how many books you grabbed in one minute!! Well done. Happy Reading!

    • Sugar

      Thank you 🙂

  • Wow, that’s a lot of books in a minute! Congrats on that! Enjoy reading them all!

    Bree 🙂
    STS @ Coffee Bean Bookshelf

    • Sugar

      Thank you Bree!

  • What a fantastic win!! I see some great books in there!! Enjoy, them all.

    • Sugar

      Thank you Lisa 🙂

  • Good Lord, now THAT is a contest to win! Good luck reading them all. 🙂

    • Sugar

      I know!! I can’t imagine a better prize 🙂

  • Goodness, what is that?! A Natural History of Dragons looks so interesting. Must check it out on GoodReads! Happy reading and congratulations on all those books. 🙂

    Stacking the Shelves #15 + The Sunday Post #10 + Giveaway of Jay Kristoff’s Stormdancer

    • Sugar

      You should! So far I’m really enjoying it 😀

  • Sounds like a fun contest! Lots of great books!

    • Sugar

      Thanks Jennifer 🙂

  • Wow… I’m speechless… Congrats!!!

    This is the first time I saw that cover for Immortal Beloved… It’s cute…

    • Sugar

      Thank you! Yea first time that I have seen it as well 🙂

  • WOW! that is so amazing! You are so lucky to have won that contest! 😀
    I really want to read Fallen Grace, it looks amazing! Enjoy all your amazing new books 😀

    My sts post:

    • Sugar

      Funny thing is I only read about it after I won it, so I’m also very excited 🙂

  • OMG It’s like book heaven! Congrats on all the books 🙂 And thanks for stopping by My Haul!


    • Sugar

      Only a pleasure!

  • Jen

    WOW, all the books. This might sound ridiculous, but I totally want to check out the Gossip Girl books. I’ve recently become obsessed with the show, and everyone knows the books are always better. I can’t imagine how incredible they are if the show is this good. Enjoy your awesome reads!

  • Wow, that’s effing impressive for a one minute haul! o.O What an awesome prize to win! And you managed to grab a lot of great books 😉 I love The Demon’s Lexicon! I haven’t read any of the others but there are some seriously pretty covers ^^ Notes from Ghost Town sounds great as well.
    Happy reading, and thanks for stopping by my post earlier 🙂

    • Sugar

      Heheh thank you! I can’t wait to read all of them 🙂

  • Oh my! This is the most awesome contest that I’ve ever heard about! I think I would go absolutely crazy 🙂
    I have Notes from Ghost Town for review and I hope to read it soon. Happy reading!

  • How awesomesauce was that competition! I want to do that! lol You managed to pick up some pretty amazing books. You’re gonna have so many awesome hours of reading ahead! YAY HP!! Awwww makes me want to watch the movies all over again! I can’t wait to start reading Noted From Ghost Town! Sounds very intersting. Enjoy all that you got this week! Thanks for sharing and happy reading!

    MaryAnn | Chapter by Chapter
    What we got this week!

  • wow now I’m so impressed, so many book, it’s chrismas lol! happy reading!

  • That is so awesome! So cool that you got to be in a contest like that! Congrats! Hope you enjoy them! <3

  • Wow that was great prize. And you managed to haul a lot of books in one minute. I only read ‘Kushiel’s Avatar’ & ‘Lover Revealed’ from that pile, but both were nice reads. I got ‘A Natural History of Dragons’ from NetGalley too – I’m reading it right now. 😀 ‘Notes from Ghost Town’ sounds interesting – I did not hear about that book before. I hope you will enjoy them all. 🙂

    Thanks for stopping by my STS.

    • Sugar

      I’m also read A Natural History of Dragons and loving it! How are you liking it so far?

  • Oh wow, awesome haul! I really want to read The Dark Divine series. (:
    As for Harry Potter – YAY! I love Harry Potter so much, I’m obsessed. Good for you for getting Deathly Hallows. ^.^
    Thanks for sharing, also, thanks for stopping by my STS post! :3
    Happy Reading! 😀

    Tiffa @ The British Book Nerd

    • Sugar

      I also want to read The Dark Divine series! Now I can move it up on my list 🙂

  • Awesome haul!! You got a lot of books for 1 minute. I wouldn’t have even get more then half the amount you got :). Also, that is a fantastic givaway, whoever invented that is brilliant. I hope you like them all 🙂
    My F&F

  • Ermmmm… I can only say “Wow” to that haul.

    Congrats on winning the chance to do a book grab. It appears to have been opportunity to pad out your bookshelf. Did you go with a strategy in mind or did you just grab?

    Anyhow, enjoy your reads.

  • That is awesome! Enjoy your MANY goodies. Happy reading 🙂

  • That is one amazing contest! Congratulations! I hope you enjoy reading all of the great books you got!

  • Jesse @ Pretty In Fiction

    That is the coolest thing I’ve ever heard of! And all of those Gossip Girl books on the bottom are so pretty! I have Roses and Bones too. That book was weird, but oddly fascinating. Hope you enjoy all of these!!

  • I was trying to imagine myself grabbing all those books in one minute. I don’t think I would have been able to garb that many. Awesome job!

    And happy reading!

  • OHMIGOOOOD. That is SO awesome! Why don’t the bookstores in my country do stuff like that? LOL.Congrats!!

  • Thanks for stopping by my STS! Congrats on your contest win, that’s so cool! Looks like you got a lot of great books. I received Notes from Ghost Town too, sounds good!

    • Sugar

      Thank you 🙂
      It does sound good! Let’s hope it is 🙂

  • WOW!!!! How awesome!!! Great job on your minute long grab session!!!

  • Ho. Ly. Crap. That is a lot of books. Seriously, I think I just had to restart my brain just looking at the picture. What an awesome contest! You have a whole bunch of treasure but among them I see The Lost Saint and Circle of Fire! Happy reading!

  • Great haul! I got that one William and Kate book too 😀

    • Sugar

      That is awesome Terri!