Apologies if you're having trouble logging onto the site today. Fixing bugs, bugs, and more bugs.

New! #YABCMailbox Book Haul - February 2015

New! #YABCMailbox Book Haul - February 2015
b2ap3_thumbnail_b2ap3_thumbnail_yalogo_20140418-164634_1_20150217-024551_1.jpg










b2ap3_thumbnail_b2ap3_thumbnail_mglogo_20140418-164632_1_20150217-024550_1.jpg




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 :)                
Rate this blog entry:
5022 Hits
0 Comment

Giveaway: Read Between the Lines by Jo Knowles (US/Canada)

Giveaway: Read Between the Lines by Jo Knowles (US/Canada)
b2ap3_thumbnail_Jo_Knowles.JPG
  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
Rate this blog entry:
Recent Comments
Christine Henderson
A basketball thrown too hard in P.E. broke Nate's finger.
Thursday, 12 February 2015 00:02
Brynne
He gets hit with a basketball thrown too hard in gym class. Ouch.
Thursday, 12 February 2015 08:31
MaCaila Sharp
a basketball is thrown too hard at him in gym glass
Thursday, 12 February 2015 10:50
6811 Hits
46 Comments

Winner's Announced! 2014 YABC Choice Awards

Winner's Announced! 2014 YABC Choice Awards
b2ap3_thumbnail_bestpb_20150117-201031_1.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_61IhboRpLL._SX258_BO1204203200_.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_bestmgcontemp_20150117-201237_1.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_41j8ACwZbyL._SY344_BO1204203200_.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_18048879.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_mgfantasy.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_BLOOD_OF_O_final_cvr.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_13260668.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_mghumor.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_61gH9OG43wL._SY344_BO1204203200_.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_DD-811.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_favemgauthor.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_Rick_Riordan.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_Screen-Shot-2015-01-17-at-3.21.34-PM.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_Screen-Shot-2015-01-17-at-3.21.58-PM.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_teencontemp.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_18333898.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_9627755.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_WeWereLiars__140612011956-575x883.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_teenfantasy.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_20613470.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_13206828.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_17378508.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_teenscifi.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_unnamed.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_13206828.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_13188676.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_teenpara.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_17455585.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_16007855.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_17378508.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_teendyst.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_13188676.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_3138132.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_16131484.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_teenhumor.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_18621882.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_18525657.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_Noggincomprev2.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_teenhist.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_12396528.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_20522640.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_15828079.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_teenhorror.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_18296030.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_13638131.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_13576132.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_horizontal-line.png
b2ap3_thumbnail_faveteenauthor.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_Author-photo_20150117-221233_1.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_3433047.jpg
b2ap3_thumbnail_1341808309.jpg
  First of all, thank you SO MUCH for casting your votes in the 2014 YABC Choice Awards! Be sure to click on the books or author photos below to find out more about the winning book or the other books by that author.  Here are your 2014 YABC Choice...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
12779 Hits
0 Comment

Giveaway: Utopia, Iowa by Brian Yansky (US/Canada)

Giveaway: Utopia, Iowa by Brian Yansky (US/Canada)
b2ap3_thumbnail_Brian_Yanksy_portrait.jpg
  Utopia, Iowa by Brian Yansky Releases:  2/10/15 from Candlewick   About the Book   Jack Bell has an unusual gift—or curse, depending on your point of view. And he’s not the only one. In Utopia, Iowa, anything can happen.   For the most part, aspiring screenwriter Jack Bell is...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
Recent Comments
robin norman
Thank you
Monday, 19 January 2015 22:55
Kayla Kuni
The Sixth Sense; Titanic; Field of Dreams; The Good, the Bad and the Ugly; The Shining
Monday, 26 January 2015 18:40
5991 Hits
7 Comments

New! #YABCMailbox Book Haul ~ January 2015

New! #YABCMailbox Book Haul ~ January 2015

















  Happy New Year, YABCers!  Check out our latest haul, combined goodies from December and January. Sooooo many amazing releases in here!                                and picture books!           What a haul, right? That's...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
5253 Hits
0 Comment

Nerd Riders Drive Through Movie Review - Into the Woods - #YAMovieDay

Nerd Riders Drive Through Movie Review - Into the Woods - #YAMovieDay

  Lucky us! Two Drive Through Movie Reviews in a week! Today the Nerd Riders , Clint and Kristin, let you know what they thought about INTO THE WOODS. I love love love this play and I can't wait to see this film!  Check out their review below, this let...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
Recent Comments
Nerd Riders
Thanks for all the love, YABC peeps! You all rock! If there is a certain film you want us to review, please let us know. Enjoy!... Read More
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 15:12
Joanne Mumley, Twitter Manager
Was part of the pit band for this musical in high school. The screen adaptation, while missing some parts from the original musica... Read More
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 14:53
3069 Hits
2 Comments

The 2014 YABC Choice Awards ~ Voting now open!

The 2014 YABC Choice Awards ~ Voting now open!
  Hello again YABCers! Welcome to our annual YABC Choice Awards!  As always, here are the 2014 titles nominated by our in-house editors. These are our favorites of the year, the ones we couldn't put down, the ones with sequels we're dying to read, the ones that left us aching...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
Recent Comments
Matt
don't see a place to go and vote!!!
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 19:22
20155 Hits
4 Comments

Nerd Riders Drive Through Movie Review - #TheHobbit : Battle of the Five Armies #YAMovieDay

Nerd Riders Drive Through Movie Review - #TheHobbit : Battle of the Five Armies #YAMovieDay

  Hey YABCers! Today the Nerd Riders , Kristin and Clint, review The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies just for YOU! What did they think? Watch to find out! Then tell us what you thought in the comments below. (No spoilers, please, for those who haven't seen it yet.)...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
3146 Hits
0 Comment

Giveaway: Falling Kingdoms 3: Gathering Darkness by Morgan Rhodes (US only)

Giveaway: Falling Kingdoms 3: Gathering Darkness by Morgan Rhodes (US only)
b2ap3_thumbnail_MorganRhodes---credit-ShanonFujioka.jpg
  GATHERING DARKNESS Book 3: Falling Kingdoms Series by Morgan Rhodes In stores December 9 th         ABOUT  GATHERING DARKNESS The seeds of revolution have been sown…but in Mytica the lust for power reigns supreme. THE REBELS  forge ahead.  Princess Cleo  slays with sweetness—and a secret that might...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
Recent Comments
Angela Hanson
I LOVE, LOVE this series!!!
Monday, 01 December 2014 18:51
angela
This series seems amazing. The covers are gorgeous.
Tuesday, 02 December 2014 12:49
maidenveil
Haven't started with this series yet but I'm very excited because it's fantasy and I love that genre!
Wednesday, 03 December 2014 09:09
8981 Hits
37 Comments

Nerd Riders Drive Through Movie Review - Mockingjay Part 1 - #YAMovieDay

Nerd Riders Drive Through Movie Review - Mockingjay Part 1 - #YAMovieDay


  Hey everyone! Welcome to our first Drive Through Movie Review, brought to you by the Nerd Riders and hosted exclusively on YABooksCentral.com! Do you know how excited we are about this new feature on YABC? Here's a clue:   Today's film review is all about The Hunger Games: Mockingjay...
Continue reading
Rate this blog entry:
6950 Hits
0 Comment

FEATURED GIVEAWAYS

Latest Book Listings Added

Switching Gears
Still mourning the loss of Lucas Nelson, the boy she...
 
3.7
 
0.0 (0)
Finding-Elora.jpg
High school’s a whole new ballgame. Elora used...
 
0.0
 
0.0 (0)
Deadly Exodus
Their love is forbidden…their lives in danger… ...
 
0.0
 
0.0 (0)
Front Cover
Join Clementine on a Winter Adventure in the Great Outdoors!...
 
0.0
 
0.0 (0)
Front cover
Growing up as a biracial child, Maggy Williams had three...
 
0.0
 
0.0 (0)
hanna_final.jpg
Inspired by real Holocaust events, this poignant debut novel is...
 
0.0
 
0.0 (0)
51MO7YjcihL.jpg
Twins Finn and Eric’s peaceful lives are turned upside down...
 
0.0
 
0.0 (0)
Super Rabbit Racers!: A Branches Book (Press Start! #3)
This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line,...
 
4.0
 
0.0 (0)
Original Syn
Fifty years after the Singularity, the world is divided into...
 
0.0
 
5.0 (1)
What I Leave Behind
After his dad commits suicide, Will tries to overcome...
 
5.0
 
0.0 (0)
Friends for Life
A timeless and uplifting book about friendship, filled with...
 
5.0
 
0.0 (0)
Frat Girl
College life can be complicated—challenging, rewarding, downright frustrating—and a...
 
4.3
 
4.0 (1)
After the power grid goes down and the death of...
 
0.0
 
0.0 (0)
We Are All That's Left
Two lives. Two worlds apart. One deeply compelling story...
 
5.0
 
0.0 (0)
The Trail Rules_BN_1400x926.jpg
Junior year’s looking up for sixteen-year old Mike. Her...
 
4.6 (2)
 
0.0 (0)
Make it Count
Casey’s touch can reveal the one thing a person...
 
5.0
 
0.0 (0)

Latest Member Reviews

Switching Gears
 
3.7
"Lucas Nelson loved Emmy Martin, but he waited until a week before he died of cancer to tell her that...."
Sky in the Deep
 
4.7
"What worked: This is a highly engaging historical tale of a teen warrior who is taken by a rival clan..."
We Are All That's Left
 
5.0
" Zara feels shut off from her Bosnian born mother. She knows that her mother survived some..."
The Fault In Our Stars
 
5.0
"Seriously, is it possible to read this book without crying? Asking for allllllll offffff myyyyyyy friiiiiiiiiends."
Super Rabbit Racers!: A Branches Book (Press Start! #3)
 
4.0
"In this story, Chris joins Sunny and Rue for a few friendly rounds of Rabbit Racers. (He’s never played before,..."
Frat Girl
 
4.0
"The writing style is what really stands out in this book-- SO easy to read, conversational, believable character interactions. It..."
Original Syn
 
5.0
"Got an ARC of this one and flew through it. So so good."
What I Leave Behind
 
5.0
"Will’s dad commits suicide. His childhood friend, Playa, is raped at a party. His mom works long over-night shifts as..."
When Paul Met Artie: The Story of Simon & Garfunkel
 
4.5
"'When Paul Met Artie: The Story of Simon & Garfunkel' by G. Neri, illustrated by David Litchfield, is an artistic..."
Two Truths and a Lie: Histories and Mysteries
 
4.0
"'Two Truths and a Lie: Histories and Mysteries' by Ammi-Joan Paquette and Laurie Ann Thompson is a fun read, chock..."
Watcher
 
4.3
"The story: Sawyer is an orphaned girl who lives in a world not unlike that of the Terminator movies,..."
Savage Beauty
 
5.0
"SAVAGE BEAUTY is a dark twist on the classic fairytale Sleeping Beauty. Aura and Luna are sisters, but they're the..."
All The Crooked Saints
 
3.7
"Trust me when I say no one was more stunned than me when I enjoyed All the Crooked Saints. ..."
Legacy of Kings
 
2.0
"Legacy of Kings was not a bad book per se, but I found it a confusing, frequently boring one. Perhaps..."
Dare Mighty Things
 
4.0
"Dare Mighty Things is an extraordinary debut that features an Indian-American asexual protagonist in the fight of her life for..."
Tempests and Slaughter
 
4.7
"I am a terrible fantasy fan. Why? Because I’ve never read a novel by Tamora Pierce. I am definitely..."
Nimona
 
5.0
"Oh my gosh!!!!!!! This is the cutest graphic novel I have read in a long time! Cute and entertaining and..."
The Night Circus
 
4.0
"The Night Circus was an enchanting, mind-boggling story that enraptured me. It was confusing, lovely, frightening, elusive, all at once...."
Sky in the Deep
 
5.0
"If you’re looking for an action-packed novel with a fierce female main character who is multifaceted, and the text is..."
Life in Outer Space
 
5.0
"Life in Outer Space is one of the cutest and nerdiest books I’ve ever read. This contemporary quickly burrowed its..."