Google+ Reading Teen: Second Hand Saturday is Back! With Even More New Books!! #32

Saturday, January 8, 2011

Second Hand Saturday is Back! With Even More New Books!! #32


(If you've been here before, scroll down for this week's challenge in red)

Welcome to Second Hand Saturday!! In an attempt to clear our bookshelves, and pass on great used books to our stalkers followers, Amy, Kit, Abigaile, Austin and I have decided to hold weekly giveaways of some of the books on our bookshelves! Every Saturday, we will post the books available, and the following Saturday, we will announce the winner and our next challenge. The winner will get to choose a book from the list and we will ship it to that lucky person! Each week we will have a different challenge to complete (see below). YOU MUST BE A FOLLOWER TO ENTER!  Open Internationally.  Ends at 10:00 pm EST the following Friday!

If you are a blogger, and would like to do your own Second Hand Saturday giveaway, link up with Mr. Linky at the end of this post!  (You don't have to participate every week, just link up whenever you'd like to join in!)

To see the book on Amazon, click the book name. To see our review (if we've done one) click on review. Good luck!!

Middle Grade

- Middle School Confidential Series 1-3 by Annie Fox
- Eragon by Christopher Paolini (hardback)
- Eldest by Christopher Paolini (hardback)
- Inkheart by Cornelia Funke
- Inkspell by Cornelia Funke
- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (hardback no jacket)
- Mattimeo by Brian Jacques
- A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L'Engle
- A Wind in the Door by Madeleine L'Engle
- Summer Ball by Mike Lupica
- Half Moon Investigations by Eoin Colfer
- Island Girl by Sandra Byrd
- Nothing But The Truth: A Documentary Novel by AVI
- Triss by Brian Jacques (Readwall, book 15)
- Clovermead by David Randall
- The O'Reilly Factor For Kids by Bill O'Reilly
Nerds by Michael Buckley
- Zan Gah by Allan Richard Shickman
- The Carnival of Lost Souls by Laura Quimby
- Star Power book 1 Supernova by Catherine Hapka
- A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
- High School Musical: The Junior Novel Disney

- High School Musical: Stories from East High #6 Disney
- Animal Ark Pets books #12 - #16
- 25 (very small thin) books fromThe Babysitters Club (paperback) 
- Madison Finn #1 Only the Lonely Boy, #2 Boy, OH Boy! #3 Play it Again ( whole set)

YA books + (ARC=Advanced Reading Copy)

newly added*-THE CHOSEN ONE by Carol Lynch Williams
newly added*-FORGIVE MY FINS by Terra Lynn Childs
newly added*-WILLOW by Julia Hoban
newly added*-SLEEPLESS ARC by Cyn Balog
newly added*-WHEN I WAS JOE by Keren David
newly added*-LIVING DEAD GIRL(hardcover) by Elizabeth Scott
newly added*-OTHER by Karen Kincy
newly added*-STORK ARC by Wendy Delsol
newly added*-HOLD ME CLOSER NECROMANCER ARC by Lish McBride
newly added*-HUSH ARC by Eishes Chayil
newly added*-THE IVY ARC by Lauren Kunze with Rina Onur
newly added*-YOU ARC by Charles Benoit
newly added*-PROPHECY OF DAYS with bookmark (signed to Andye) by Christy Raedeke
newly added*-END OF DAYS ARC (A Nightrunner Novel) by Max Turner
newly added*-THE TREE SHEPHERD'S DAUGHTER by Gillian Summer
newly added*-VIRALS ARC by Kathy Reichs
newly added*-PLAIN KATE ARC by Erin Bow
newly added*-YOU KILLED WESLEY PAYNE by Sean Beaudoin
newly added*-THE PAINTED BOY ARC by Charles de Lint
newly added*-THE CLOCKWORK THREE ARC by Matthey Kirby
newly added*-THE 10 P.M. QUESTION ARC by Kate de Goldi
newly added*-WILDWING ARC by Emily Whitman
newly added*- BRIGHID'S QUEST by P.C. Cast
newly added*-ELPHAME'S CHOICE by P.C. Cast
newly added*-INTRINSICAL (hardcover) by Lani Woodland (signed to Andye) (review)
- THE ETERNAL ONES ARC by Kirsten Miller
- ROMEO & JULIET & VAMPIRES by Claudia Gabel (review)
- THE DUFF ARC by Kody Keplinger
- SCARS by Cheryl Rainfeld (hardcover signed to Andye) (review)
- Dark Song ARC by Gail Giles
- Ascendant ARC by Diana Peterfreund (signed to Andye)
- I am J ARC by Cris Beam
- Signed copy Photo Snap Shot by Joanna Cambell Slan (Book 3)
- Signed copy Cut, Crop and Die by Joanna Cambell Slan (Book 2)
- Signed Copy  Paper, Scissors, Death  by Joanna Cambell Slan (Book 1)
-*AUDIOBOOK Will Grayson, Will Grayson by Devid Levithan and John Green
- Amigas Fifteen Candles ARC by Veronica Chambers (inspired by Jennifer Lopez)
- The Oracle of Dating by Allison Van Diepen (review)
- Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants hardback by Ann Brashares
- The Second Summer of the Sisterhood (Traveling Pants 2) hardback by Ann Brashares
Girls in Pants (Traveling Pants 3) hardback by Ann Brashares
- Forever in Blue (Traveling Pants 4) by Ann Brashares
- Glass by Ellen Hopkins hardback (review of Crank)
- The Darkangel by Meredith Ann Pierce
- Gossip Girl by Cecily Von Ziegesar
- You Know You Love Me (Gossip Girl 2) by Cecily Von Ziegesar
- All I Want is Everything (Gossip Girl 3) by Cecily Von Ziegesar
- Because I'm Worth It (Gossip Girl 4) by Cecily Von Ziegesar
- The Gossip Girl Prequel (hardback) by Cecily Von Ziegesar
- Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith (review)
- Twilight by Stephenie Meyer (PBR review)
- The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkein (PBR review)
- The Lost Girls by Laurie Fox
- What if....Everyone Knew Your Name (A Choose Your Destiny Novel) by Liz Ruckdeschel and Sara James
- The Riddle by Alison Croggon
- The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
- Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul:  The Real Deal by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen and Deborah Reber
- Excessively Diverted (The Sequel to Pride & Prejudice) by Juliette Shapiro
- The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
- Crunch Time by Mariah Fredericks
- Freckles by Gene Stratton-Porter
A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter
- Pride and Predjudice (Paperback) by Jane Austen
- Lord of the Flies (paperback) by William Golding
book 3 (hardback) by Douglas Adams
book 4 (hardback) by Douglas Adams

ADULT *18 and over

- Echo Park by Michael Connelly (hardback)
- The Third Angel by Alice Hoffman (hardback)
- Timeline by Michael Crichton (hardback)
- The Last Juror by John Grisham (hardback)
- It Only Takes a Moment by Mary Jane Clark (hardback)
- Foreign Body by Robin Cook (hardback)
- Green Rider by Kristen Britain (fantasy) (hardback)
- The DA Vinci Code by Dan Brown (hardback)
- The English American by Alison Larkin (hardback)
- Her Fearful Symmentry by Audrey Niffenegger (hardback)
- Rainbow Six by Tom Clancy (hardback)
- The Shack by William P. Young
- Last Chance Saloon by Marian Keyes

To enter this week's giveaway, you must be a follower of this blog, and

Answer this question:
We hope you had a wonderful holiday break!  Our question is this....what is the best gift you received over the holidays, or if you don't celebrate, what is the best gift you've ever received!


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Thank You so much for following. We could not would not do this without our followers. Come back next Saturday to see the winner and enter in for another book giveaway!


Germaine Dulac

Email me at ReadingTeen1 at with your book choice!!  Please put "winner" in the subject line.  You have a week to claim your prize!

ATTENTION!! If you win and you'd like a series of books that are listed and are willing to pay the shipping, we will ship them all to you! (It's too expensive for us to do it ourselves!) 

Amy, Andye, Kit, Abigaile and Austin

If you're a blogger and are hosting a Second Hand Saturday giveaway on your blog, LINK UP here!!  PLEASE only add a link here if you doing your own Second Hand Saturday!


  1. I don't think ANYTHING could beat the Hardback Adult Cover Harry Potter boxset I got on my 19th birthday :O
    I almost died on the spot. I love my best mates :D

  2. Best gift I got this Holiday was Doctor Who on DVD! Love that show so much! :)

    Love this giveaway idea btw!

  3. I got $125 in Borders gift cards...Who says gift cards aren't thoughtful?! I loveeeedddd them!

  4. My best gift was a season pass to Disneyland!

  5. My best gift was from my dad paying for us to go visit my cousin in British Columbia for a couple days!

  6. The best gift I got this year was a home made heart my son made me at school! It was amazing and will be cherished forever!

    Kristen H

  7. I got a nook!!! :D

    thanks for the giveaway!

  8. Best gift this year is the laptop my hubby gave me!

  9. Best gift I got was..a set of acrylic paints! (:

  10. The best gift I received was for my b-day, it was the Twilight Saga but the special edition white cover books! Yeah, they rock!

  11. My whole family gifted me with enough money to buy a new laptop (which I needed desperately, the Devil had been deleting things and finally sputtered to death earlier that day) and I cried. I was holding over a thousand dollars in my hands.

    My family is awesome.

  12. For me, the best gift i got is a tie between all 5 seasons of Angel, and the gift cards i received for Chapters to get books.

    Valerie Rusnak

  13. Best gift ever received was a new laptop :D

  14. The UK edition of The Immortals, the final book in my favorite series :D I was super stoked!

  15. I got loads of books so I can't choose just one!

  16. The best gift I got Christmas 2010 was my new stereo for my car!!

  17. For Christmas I got the Nook Color and boy has that thing become my baby! I love it so much and its so handy! I already have quiet a few books on it!

  18. the best gift I got this year was an Irobot to vacumn the house

  19. Hmm, this has been a pretty lean year. Books were the best gift I received this year though. I got three that should be amazing. :)
    Lisa ~ YA Literature Lover

  20. Honestly the best gift I had was spending the time with my dad in Thailand (he was chief judge at a competition). I hardly ever see him so this was an awesome holiday present! :D (Though I doubt it was in his mind that it was from him :-P)

    Thank you for the chance! It's been an awesome giveaway idea and love the new books added (practically drooling here!)


  21. hmm..the best gift that I received is a book from my friend. "blood promise".And I'm with my family!!!!with a good health;)


    thanks for this giveaway!!

  22. My best gift was . . . either my watch or my new bookshelf! :D Well, my bookshelf is for university, but I've chucked some YA books there too, the ones I've read.

    Thanks for the giveaway. I'd die for LIVING DEAD GIRL(hardcover) by Elizabeth Scott!!

    cc932005 at hotmail dot com

  23. The best gift that I received this Christmas was a Moss-colored Body Bag from my family, although I want a book. :)

  24. The best gift I received these holidays, without a doubt, was my unicycle. Now, if I could just learn to ride it...

  25. The best gift ever for me is the laptop that my dad bought. That means I don't have to share with my brothers anymore!

    sauvadeavelle at yahoo dot com

  26. The best gift I got from Christmas this year was my New Zealnd Sheepskin botos although I loved all the new books I got too!


  27. Best gift I got was a 100$ Gift Certificate to Amazon!! :)



  29. My best gift was a beautiful purse that my sister gave me.
    Thanks a lot for the chance.

  30. My fave gift this year was a pair of Isotoner slippers with rubber soles! No more stepping in water puddles by the back door when I let the dog outside! lol

  31. My Nook was the best gift I received. The best gift I gave was 19 books to my daughter, which I will also read.

  32. I got snowshoes!! They're pink and from LL Bean and I can't wait to use them. Now, all we need are some massive amounts of snow to fall! I'm waiting...

  33. The best gift I gotfor Christmas was 13 books! Oh, and a pen shaped like a syringe.

  34. Just spending my holidays with my family and relatives, I think being with them tops all of those material things and honestly, I'm not really into material stuffs. Just having a great time with my love ones is enough for me.

    Thank you for giveaway. This is beyond awesome! You guys are the best! :)

  35. Over the holidays I got to go to London for 4 days which was awesome and while there I went to see the Dirty Dancing musical (which was amazing). I have lost count of how many times I've seen the movie but the musical made me love the story that much more.

  36. Best gift was an IPOD Touch 4G---I loved my 1G, but the 4G is awesome!!

  37. I literally squealed when I opened up a brand new sewing machine! It is so much better than the one I had before.... and I am looking forward SO MUCH to start using it!

  38. The best gift I ever received was the platinum necklace from my boyfriend. He lives in different town and sent it via postmail and I received it on my birthday. I wish he posted himself though :D

  39. Well I got a lot of great gifts this year, lots of books and some other things I love as well. But best gift ever was my 18th b'day pressie, a 5 day trip to NYC with my mom. Amazing present and had an amazing time there as well!!

  40. I got a Scratch Map! Really cool, it's going to look awesome on my wall :)

  41. My husband got me a lovely cross necklace from James Avery... and my mother-in-law got me a Wii Fit... YAY! : )
    Thanks for the giveaway.
    ambience.of.rain {at}

  42. The best gift I got this year was a new camera strap. It says CSI all over it and its bright yellow. I love it! Thx for the opp.


  43. Best gift I got over the holidays was a new Sony eReader. :)

  44. Best Gift ever was when my Husband bought be my plane ticket to go to California to attend the red carpet for Eclipse last year.

  45. Christmas 09 my mom gave me the starter set of the Willow Tree Nativity and this year she gave me the wise men to go with it. And she's going to build on it every year til I have all the pieces. Definitely the best and the one I most look forward to since moving away.

  46. My favorite gift this year was a black and white polka dotted apron. Now I will look cute while I'm baking cupcakes!


    redheadrockstarJB (at) gmail (dot) com

  47. I got a Borders gift certificate that I used to buy some books I have wanted for a while.
    amandarwest at gmaildotcom

  48. The best gift I got this Christmas is a digital camera.

  49. My best gift was Crash for Wii.

  50. This year I got a Keurig machine! It makes awesome hot chocolate and coffee :) but I would be remiss if I didn't give Jesus all the credit for the best Christmas gift ever (himself!). Hope u guys had a fabulous holiday!

  51. I won a kindle!! I can't wait to get started with it. Best present this year. Runner up was a new set of pots and pans.

    deadtossedwaves at gmail dot com

  52. hi!!! lovely giveaway!!! the best gift I received this Xmas was a Monopoly Express!! haven't stopped playing it!!!

  53. The best gift I received this season - AWESOMEly beautiful earrings which I wanted for sooo long and thought that I could never afford them. Yay!

  54. My best gift was a new laptop.

  55. Best gift? Well, my husband always gives me a hard time about always having a book in my hand. I'm studying YA literature in Grad School right now, so it's even worse. But this year, for the first time ever, he bought me 2 books for Christmas. THIS WAS HUGE FOR HIM! And I love the books. So it was definately the best present ever.

  56. I think the best gift I got, was seeing my children have a great Christmas. We were had a very financially difficult year and we didn't get each other anything but we made sure the kids got something and that was all that mattered to me....

  57. The best gift I got for for christmas this year is a tie between Beauty and the Beast (whichmy sister gave to me) and the complete secons season of Bleach (from my mom and dad). I actually shrieked because I was so excited about both gifts. ^_^

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  59. The best gift or should I say gifts for me were the two books I got: Torment by Lauren Kate and The Da Vinci Code.


  60. what is the best gift you received over the holidays:
    i got a new laptop :)

  61. I got a nice soft new coat that I looove :)

  62. The best gift I received these holidays was a bunch of books I have been dying to read!

  63. The best gift recieved this holidays was a all-paid shopping trip from my mom :P I got some pretty cool things!

  64. My best gift was a bunch of books that my friend got me. Ad loved every single one <3

  65. The best gift I got this year was a house. Yeah, baby! Now I'll have somewhere nice and fresh to store my books! :)

  66. I think my best gift was my 50 dollar gift card to Half Price books. (I love the store)

  67. My favorite gift I got this year, was Firefly Series DVD set :)

  68. Ok, what I really should say is my favorites gifts were those handcrafted by my children. My oldest made me an ornament, my middle son a handprint with poem and my baby girl, a ceramic handprint. Those were all very sweet and I cherish them, but what I was super stoked to get was my.....KINDLE. Love my hubby, even though he got it for me for selfish reasons, being he was sick of my books being everywhere and sick of tripping on my overflow that wouldn't fit in my bookshelves. Still, I don't mind, I LOVE it :)

  69. I got two gifts which I love: a laptop and a Kindle!!! :)

  70. Best gift i got this Holiday was The Last Sacrifice by Richelle Mead.
    Thanks mom! Hehehe

    aluisanorte @ uol . com . br

  71. The best gift this year was getting to go to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter! It was amazing! I got my own private wand ceremony because I dressed up in my head-to-toe Hermione outfit!

  72. The best gift I got was a bracelet with charms of the seven Harry Potter books... very realistic "pages" and all!

  73. I honestly received everything I ever wanted this year and the best part was my parents just KNEW. I didn't have to ask anything. I love my new blackberry the most... I love my old one but four years is a long time to have the same phone nowadays.

  74. I think the best gift I got this year was a gift card to Barnes and Noble. Is that too stereotypical for a book blogger to say? Lol.

  75. Two fun gifts I received: Easy A dvd and Just Dance 2!

    Congrats on your blog award & thanks for the giveaway!

    Thanks, Lucy
    readingdate at gmail dot com

  76. My new Kindle


    alterlisa AT yahoo DOT com

  77. I am a teacher and a student gave me a massage. Not little fingers pawing me, but a gift card from Massage Envy. It was AWESOME!

  78. I got a puppy, because my old dog died D: So my father got to me another dog :3
    Thanks for the giveaway!

  79. The best gift(s) I got this year were probably my own copy of matched and a $25 dollar gift card to Barnes and Noble. Although I did love UNO Flash and my new Monopoly game. Who doesn't LOVE board games?!

  80. My boyfriend painted me a picture from my favorite book, and put my favorite passage on it too. it's beautiful!

  81. The best gift I got over the holidays was my MacBook from my Grandparents. LOVE IT! :)

  82. The best gift I received over the holidays is a trip to Colorado with my dad to go skiing. I haven't gone yet, but its going to be amazing. We used to go to Vermont all the time, but then we sold our house there. So then we started to go to Beaver Creek, Colorado every February (which was amazing!). But then it got to expensive. I am so happy to be going again!

  83. My favorite gift this year was getting married to my long time boyfriend.

  84. My best gift was a cruise for my whole family! It was a Christmas gift 4 years ago, and it was great!

  85. I got a great nightgown and bathrobe for Christmas. Ideal!

  86. I got an electric scooter once, I was very surprised!!


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  88. Best gift? I got a Nook! Yippee! My parents know me well. =)

    This is a great idea, I'll have to get my ducks in a row and do one next week. I've got tons of used books and ARCs sitting around the house and I'm running out of room!

  89. The best gift I got was a Kindle I won at Smart Bitches, Sexy Books. Woohoo!

  90. Best Christmas gift this year was books! A bunch of science fiction, and two really old books, plus a $30 giftcard to Books-a-Million!

  91. My red Dell laptop which I got just over a year ago from my dad. It's awesome:) Oh and the red BlackBerry I got from him last year. My dad's awesome!:)

  92. Best gift I got was a load of books, a long time ago.

  93. This year I received an iPhone 4 and a room makeover for my birthday/ christmas ( they're too close for ppl to bother with seperate presents :P) I think that's probably the best present I have ever gotten!

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  95. I got Matched by Ally Condie!

  96. I follow you publicly on Google Friend Connect!

    I got the Color Nook!

    TaraTagli at gmail dot com

  97. the best gift i got was from my 8 yr old daughter. She knows I love to read, so she 'wrote' me a book, with illistrations and everything. It was a beautiful book. A total of 15 pages, about a princess who needed to be saved by a prince. The best part was because she knows I read vampire books.. the prince was a vampire. It made me tear up it was so special to me :)

  98. I got a guitar for Christmas! I haven't learned how to play yet, but anyway... Haha
    Great giveaway, by the way!

  99. My best gift this year was a copy of Chronicles of Narnia my friend's given me! :)

  100. I think the best gift I got this Christmas, was the new red Wii gaming system with the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 game to go with it. :D I was stoked!

  101. The best gift I got this year was a very comfy and pretty chair.

  102. Ohh jeeez the best gift i've ever got, hmmm this is hard!! I think it has to be my awesome holliday from my parents for my 21st to America for 2 and a half weeks!! with 10days at a dude ranch! That's pretty awesome!!

    I love the giveaway idea btw, it's pretty wicked!!

  103. The best gift I have ever recieved was my first ever mobile because it made me feel all grown up. It was one of those massive ones froms back in the day but I loved it lol

  104. The BEST gift I received on a holiday was a sterling silver heart necklace. :D
    It was Christmas:)


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