delicate eternity logo
A haven for lovers of the written word
separate post

As some of you may know, I participated in the Chaotic Goddess Books n’ Bloggers Swap for the second time, back in June.

I loved doing the swap in January, and thought that it would be great to participate again. And it was! What isn’t there to love about sharing books with people? Answer: nothing, obviously.

This time, I was paired up with Vicky from Outback Expat. She lives in the Northern Territory, which I think is absolutely fabulous!

For the swap, we had to give and receive three books:

1. A book we love.

2. A book we haven’t read but are interested in reading.

3. A book from our partner’s wish-list.

Vicky gave me:

1. Residue by Laury Falter


Vicky said that she loved this book when she read it, and that is was written really beautifully. I think it sounds awesome, and I cannot wait to read it.

2. To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han

boys i've loved

I couldn’t believe it when I saw this book! Vicky said that she’s been eying it for a while, but so have I! I am so excited to read this one, and it’s a hardback, to boot!

3. Charmed Thirds by Megan McCafferty


charmed thirds

This is the third book in the Jessica Darling series. It was the last book I needed to own, and now I can finally read it!

divSo this is my haul! If you were wondering what I got Vicky:

1. Shadows by Paula Weston. I really think this series deserves more love – and the Australian author is a plus.

2. The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas. I hadn’t read it at the time, but now I have read it and loved it!

3. Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor. This is so high up on my to-read list, since practically everyone I know loves it.

In case you want to participate, I’m pretty sure the Books ‘n’ Bloggers Swap is a six-monthly thing. So when January comes around, maybe you should sign up :D I can vouch that it’s a lot of fun.

Until next time,

Tagged with:
separate post
Posted on: July 15, 2014 • By: Chiara

14 Responses to Books ‘n’ Bloggers Swap Haul

  1. Ooh, it would be so awesome to participate in these sorts of things. Only if, well, my mom would let me. xD I hope you enjoy To All the Boys, Chiara! I should check out the Jessica Darling books as well. :)

    • Chiara says:

      Maybe one day, Aimee! :D

      I hope I do, too! It looks really sweet and I’ve been wanting to read it for ages. Please do check out Jessica Darling! The first novel in the series (Sloppy Firsts) is one of my favourites of all time!

  2. I wasn’t able to do it the last two times, but maybe in January I can :D So excited to see To All the Boys – it’s one of my favorites from this year ^_^

    • Chiara says:

      YAY! :D It’s uber fun picking and then waiting for the surprise choices of your partner ;D

      Oh, that’s awesome. I think it looks so cute, and I think I need some cute every now and then!

  3. Leigh says:

    I have only participated in 1 swap and that was OhChrys’s book swap during Christmas and it was fun! I got paired up with Kelley from Oh, The Books! Maybe I’ll join this swap next time. :)

    • Chiara says:

      I didn’t participate in that one! I don’t really know why, either, haha XD

      I love swapping books with people. because there’s not a lot I love more than books ^.^

  4. Annie says:

    To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before is so good! It’s such a cute and fun read! Happy reading! :)

  5. Beth W says:

    I love that you got two from your wishlist, and a new one that sounds intriguing. Yay! Happy reading!

  6. This sounds so fun! I wish I could participate but money is tight right now. I think I’ll particiapte in January because I can’t resist! Yay for getting books from your wishlist! :)

  7. Nish says:

    This sounds like so much fun. I think I”ll participate in January, I need to remember to sign up though!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

%d bloggers like this: