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Featured Review: Holding Smoke by Elle Cosimano

Featured Review: Holding Smoke by Elle Cosimano
About this book: John "Smoke" Conlan is serving time for two murders but he wasn't the one who murdered his English teacher, and he never intended to kill the only other witness to the crime. A dangerous juvenile rehabilitation center in Denver, Colorado, known as the Y, is Smoke's new home...
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Sneak Peek: You Know Me Well by David Levithan and Nina LaCour + Giveaway (US Only)

Sneak Peek: You Know Me Well by David Levithan and Nina LaCour + Giveaway (US Only)
Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to present a sneak peek from David Levithan and Nina LaCour's YOU KNOW ME WELL, releasing June 7, 2016 from St. Martin's Griffin. Check out information about the book below, the sneak peek, and a giveaway! YOU KNOW ME WELL by Nina LaCour, David Levithan...
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Press Release: Kendare Blake's Anna Dressed In Blood

Cameron Monaghan Maddie Hasson Anna Dressed In Blood  We are so excited to share this amazing news with you regarding the incredible Kendare Blake's young adult series that begins with....  Anna Dressed In Blood Movie rights have been acquired by Fickle Fish Films, which is owned by Twilight author Stephanie Meyer, and the film will star Maddie Hasson (Freeform's...
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Featured Review: Night Speed by Chris Howard

Featured Review: Night Speed by Chris Howard
About this book: Only those young enough can survive the pulse-pounding rush of tetra, a dangerous and addictive new drug that fuels a nine-minute burst of superhuman strength and speed. Alana West has been trained to use the drug so she can pursue the young criminals who abuse its power—criminals like...
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Giveaway: The Trials of Apollo by Rick Riordan (US Only)

Giveaway: The Trials of Apollo by Rick Riordan (US Only)

THE TRIALS OF APOLLO: THE HIDDEN ORACLE by Rick Riordan In stores May 3rd   ABOUT THE BOOK   New series from #1New York Timesbestselling author Rick Riordan.   After angering his father Zeus, the god Apollo is cast down from Olympus. Weak and disoriented, he lands in New York City...
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Kami
I want to read this so badly! So many cool editions!
Thursday, 05 May 2016 13:30
Krys
I love the premise for this book. Apollo has always been one of my favorite gods so it'll be interesting to see how he's interpret... Read More
Thursday, 05 May 2016 15:25
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Sneak Peek: Shining Sea by Mimi Cross + Giveaway (US Only)

Sneak Peek: Shining Sea by Mimi Cross + Giveaway (US Only)
Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to present a sneak peek from Mimi Cross's SHINING SEA, releasing May 24, 2016 from Skyscape. Check out information about the book below, the sneak peek, and a giveaway!     SHINING SEA by Mimi Cross Release date: May 24, 2016 Publisher: Skyscape ISBN: 978-1503935532  ...
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Featured Review: Queen of Hearts by Colleen Oakes

Featured Review: Queen of Hearts by Colleen Oakes
About this book: The first novel in Colleen Oakes’s epic, imaginative series tells the origin of one of the most infamous villains—the Queen of Hearts. This is not the story of the Wonderland we know. Alice has not fallen down a rabbit hole. This is a Wonderland where beneath each smile...
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Press Release: Where the Red Fern Grows

Press Release: Where the Red Fern Grows
THIS JUST IN!   BUSTLEis celebrating the release of the  special anniversary edition of WHERE THE RED FERN GROWS (on sale today) with their exclusive feature of the new cover!    Click here to read the feature.     This article also releases Newbery Medal-winning and Printz Honor-winning author Clare Vanderpool’s letter, which is included in...
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Sneak Peek: The Untimely Deaths of Alex Wayfare by MG Buehrlen + Giveaway (US Only)

Sneak Peek: The Untimely Deaths of Alex Wayfare by MG Buehrlen + Giveaway (US Only)
Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to present a sneak peek from MG Buehrlen's THE UNTIMELY DEATHS OF ALEX WAYFARE, which released April 26, 2016 from Diversion Books. Check out information about the book below, the sneak peek, and a giveaway!   THE UNTIMELY DEATHS OF ALEX WAYFARE by MG Buehrlen...
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Press Release: The Rule of Thoughts by James Dashner

Press Release: The Rule of Thoughts by James Dashner
  Now available in paperback!   The Rule of Thoughts   By the New York Times Bestselling Author of The Maze Runner Series   Includes bonus content from the forthcoming prequel to the Maze Runner series, The Fever Code    Praise for the Mortality Doctrine series: “Dashner takes full advantage of the Matrix-esque potential for asking...
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