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Giveaway: As White As Snow by Salla Simukka (US Only)

  As White As Snow by Salla Simukka Release Date: March 3, 2015   About the Book The heat of the summer sun bakes the streets of Prague, but Lumikki’s heart is frozen solid. Looking to escape the notoriety caused by the part she played in taking down Polar Bear’s... Continue reading
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Giveaway: Things I’ll Never Say: Stories About Our Secret Selves by Ann Angel & Various Authors (US & CAN Only)

  Things I’ll Never Say: Stories About Our Secret Selves Written by: Ann Angel Kerry Cohen Louise Hawes Varian Johnson erica l. kaufman Ron Koertge E. M. Kokie Chris Lynch Kekla Magoon Zoë Marriott Katy Moran J. L. Powers Mary Ann Rodman Cynthia Leitich Smith Ellen Wittlinger Release Date: 3/24/15... Continue reading
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THE DUFF - Drive Through Movie Review


*****NO SPOILERS***** The Nerd Riders just saw an early screening of THE DUFF and are here to give you theirYA review.  Question: Would you rather be a DUFF or the DUFF's friend?     ... Continue reading
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Wolf By Wolf by Ryan Graudin + Giveaway (US Only)

  Hi, YABCers, and welcome to today's cover reveal! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for WOLF BY WOLF by Ryan Graudin, releasing October 6, 2015 from Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Ryan:   Hello YABC-ers!... Continue reading
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New! #YABCMailbox Book Haul - February 2015

Happy February, YABCers!  Here are the latest releases we got in our mailbox this month. Which books are you stoked to read?                               ...and picture books :)                ... Continue reading
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Giveaway: Read Between the Lines by Jo Knowles (US/Canada)

  READ BETWEEN THE LINES by Jo Knowles Release Date: March 10, 2015 Candlewick Press   ABOUT THE BOOK Does anyone ever see us for who we really are? Jo Knowles’s revelatory novel of interlocking stories peers behind the scrim as it follows nine teens and one teacher through a... Continue reading
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Daughter of Dusk by Livia Blackburne + Giveaway (International)

Hey, everyone! We have another gorgeous cover reveal for you! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for DAUGHTER OF DUSK by Livia Blackburne, releasing August 4, 2015 from Disney-Hyperion. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Livia:   Hi YABC! I'm so excited to... Continue reading
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SEVENTH SON - Drive Through Movie Review


*****No Spoilers***** The Nerd Riders, Kristin and Clint, have been busy seeing all of the new YA-friendly movies that have come out in the last few days.  Today they give their review of the new fantasy movie, SEVENTH SON, based on THE LAST APPRENTICE book series.  QUESTION: If you could... Continue reading
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JUPITER ASCENDING - Drive Through Movie Review


****** NO SPOILERS****** The Nerd Riders, Kristin and Clint just saw a sneak peek of JUPITER ASCENDING and share their thoughts on the sci-fi flick.  Question: If you could live on another planet would you? ... Continue reading
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis + Giveaway (US/Canada)

  Hello, everyone! We have a special cover reveal coming to you early in the week!  Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for A MADNESS SO DISCREET by Mindy McGinnis, releasing October 6, 2015 from Katherine Tegan Books.      Ready to see? Scroll, YABCers! Scroll! ...... Continue reading
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