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Featured Review: A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess

Featured Review: A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess
About this book: Henrietta Howel can burst into flames. Forced to reveal her power to save a friend, she's shocked when instead of being executed, she's invited to train as one of Her Majesty's royal sorcerers. Thrust into the glamour of Victorian London, Henrietta is declared the chosen one, the girl......
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Spotlight: Lifeblood by Gena Showalter, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight: Lifeblood by Gena Showalter, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!
Today we're spotlighting Gena Showalter's novel, Lifeblood! Read on for more about Gena and her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!   Meet Gena Showalter!   Gena Showalter is the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of over fifty books, including the acclaimed Lords of the Underworld and Angels of the Dark ......
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Giveaway: READY, SET... BABY! (US Only)

Giveaway: READY, SET... BABY! (US Only)
Ready, Set… Baby! (US Only)   Written by Elizabeth Rusch Illustrated by Qin Leng Release Date: February 7, 2017 Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers   About the Book Parenting magazine writer, award-winning children’s book author, and mother of two Elizabeth Rusch distills her experience as a parent and a journalist int......
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Featured Review: The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

Featured Review: The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
About this book: Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. I’m definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in love with him. Not when my ......
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Book Trailer Reveal: The Sweet Adventures of Henry P. Twist by B.W. Van Alstyne

Book Trailer Reveal: The Sweet Adventures of Henry P. Twist by B.W. Van Alstyne

Today we're excited to share the book trailer produced by Film-14 for B.W. Van Alstyne's book, The Sweet Adventures of Henry P. Twist!

 

 

 

Let us know what you think of this new book in the comments below! And for more information, click HERE!

 

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What's Hot in KU

What's Hot in KU
Welcome to YA Books Central's "What's Hot in KU" post. This weekly event will highlight what's hot, new and exciting in the Amazon Kindle Unlimited Library. Amazon's Kindle Unlimited subscription is a great way to enjoy unlimited reading on a tight budget. With over a million titles and counting, we thought......
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Spotlight on The Blazing Bridge, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on The Blazing Bridge, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!
Today we're spotlighting Carter Roy's new book, The Blazing Bridge! Read on for more about Carter and his novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!   Meet Carter Roy!   Carter Roy has painted houses and worked on construction sites, waited tables and driven delivery trucks, been a stagehand for rock bands and a videographer ......
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Featured Review: Saven Disclosure by Siobhan Davis

Featured Review: Saven Disclosure by Siobhan Davis
About this book: THE TRUTH CAN'T HIDE FOREVER To protect Logan, I have no choice but to deceive him. But I’m not the only one hiding the truth. Will our love survive all the secrets and lies? *** Enemy alien ships crowd the skies over Earth while the world waits with b......
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Book Trailer Reveal: Disruption by Jessica Shrivington

Book Trailer Reveal: Disruption by Jessica Shrivington

Today we're excited to share the book trailer for Jessica Shrivington's book, Disruption!

 

 

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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Why I Loathe Sterling Lane by Ingrid Paulson + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Why I Loathe Sterling Lane by Ingrid Paulson + Giveaway (US Only)
Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for WHY I LOATHE STERLING LANE by Ingrid Paulson, releasing June 6, 2017 from Entangled Teen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Ingrid: Hi YABC, I’m thrilled to share the cover of Why I Loathe Sterling L......
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