Featured Review: The Last Namsara by Kristen Ciccarelli

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About This Book: Kristen Ciccarelli’s debut fantasy explores an intricately woven world of deception, inner darkness, and dragons that fantasy fans won’t be able to resist. In the beginning, there was the Namsara: the child of sky and spirit, who carried love and laughter wherever he went. But where there...
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Guest Post: Book vs Movies--5 Adaptations Compared to the Original by Katie Porter

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Book vs Movies - 5 Adaptations Compared To The Original   Contributed by Katie Poter   One of the joys of reading a novel is the ability to be our own casting director! We create a picture of the characters and the world for ourselves and we share their failures...
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Press Release: Doon Film Option

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Dreamstreet Entertainment, Lonetree Entertainment Option Brigadoon reimagining, DOON , for Network Series Development Producers Gloria Morrison of Dreamstreet Entertainment, Bradley Arthur Hirou and Tony Eldridge of Lonetree Entertainment have optioned the young adult series DOON , a Scottish adventure reimagining Lerner and Loewe’s musical BRIGADOON , co-written by Carey Corp...
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Featured Review: I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sanchez

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About This Book: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian meets Jane the Virgin in this poignant but often laugh-out-loud funny contemporary YA about losing a sister and finding yourself amid the pressures, expectations, and stereotypes of growing up in a Mexican-American home. Perfect Mexican daughters do not go...
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What's Hot in KU

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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...
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Giveaway: YAQUI DELGADO WANTS TO KICK YOUR ASS (US & Canada)

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Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass (US & Canada) by: Meg Medina Release Date: August 2014 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: One morning before school, some girl tells Piddy Sanchez that Yaqui Delgado hates her and wants to kick her ass. Piddy doesn’t even know who Yaqui is,...
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Spotlight on A Void the Size of the World by Rachele Alpine, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  A Void the Size of the World  by Rachel Alpine, plus quotes from the book, and a giveaway!    Meet Rachele Alpine!       One of Rachele Alpine’s first jobs was at a library, but it didn’t last long, because all she did was hide...
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Giveaway: THE GIRL WHO COULD SILENCE THE WIND (US & Canada)

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The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind (US & Canada) by: Meg Medina Release Date: September 2013 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: Sixteen-year-old Sonia Ocampo was born on the night of the worst storm Tres Montes had ever seen. And when the winds mercifully stopped, an unshakable belief in...
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Spooktacular Stories Giveaway of 2017 ~ (YA Edition) (Part Four) ~ US/Canada Only

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Check out more frightfully entertaining stories below, enter the giveaway, and don't forgot to check out all of the other posts this week and enter those giveaways for more chances at spooktacularly creepy reads!                 SO. MANY. BOOKS. Are you ready to enter...
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Spotlight on 36 Questions That Changed My Mind About You by Vicki Grant, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  36 Questions That Changed My Mind About You  by Vicki Grant, plus a giveaway!    Meet Vicki Grant!     Vicki Grant has published fifteen critically acclaimed and award-winning novels in her  native Canada. She is also an award-winning TV scriptwriter and advertising copywriter. Vicki lives...
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