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Waiting On Wednesday ~ February 22nd, 2017

Waiting On Wednesday ~ February 22nd, 2017
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.               *Beth's Choice* (Assistant Blog Manager for YABC)     The Traitor's Kiss (Erin Beaty) Author: Erin Beaty Book: Hardcover, 352......
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Featured Review: Ronit and Jamil (Pamela L. Laskin)

Featured Review: Ronit and Jamil (Pamela L. Laskin)
About The Book:    Pamela L. Laskin’s beautiful and lyrical novel in verse delivers a fresh and captivating retelling of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet that transports the star-crossed lovers to the modern-day Israel-Palestine conflict. Ronit, an Israeli girl, lives on one side of the fence. Jamil, a Palestinian boy, lives on the......
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Spotlight on Bleeding Earth (Kaitlin Ward) Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Bleeding Earth (Kaitlin Ward) Excerpt & Giveaway!

Today we're spotlighting Kaitlin Ward's novel, Bleeding Earth!  Read on for more about Kaitlin and her novel, plus a excerpt, and giveaway!       Meet Kaitlin Ward!   I live in a very tiny town (population approximately 700) in New Hampshire, the same town where I grew up. I have been writing books......
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Books On My Spring To-Be-Read List!

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Books On My Spring To-Be-Read List!
Welcome to Young Adult Book Central's Top Ten Tuesday post! Each Tuesday we will be hosting a different theme or topic involving all things bookish!!! The Top Ten Tuesday post was originally created at The Broke and The Bookish so visit there site for all the fun details about this awesome meme!!      ......
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Spotlight on Day Of Ice (Andrew Lane) , Plus Chapter Reveal!

Spotlight on Day Of Ice (Andrew Lane) , Plus Chapter Reveal!
Today we're spotlighting Andrew Lane's novel, Day Of Ice!  Read on for more about Andrew and his novel plus a chapter reveal!       Meet Andrew Lane!   Andrew Lane (born 1963), who also writes as Andy Lane, is a British author and journalist. Macmillan Children’s Books in the UK are currently publishing t......
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What's New In YA ~ February 22nd, 2017

What's New In YA ~ February 22nd, 2017
  Are you wondering what's new in  YA today? Check out these  wonderful new releases!         The battle between four magical Londons comes to a head in this stunning finale to the New York Times bestselling Shades of Magic trilogy by rising star V. E. Schwab. London's fall and kingdoms rise......
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Press Release: Against All Silence (E.C. Myers)

Press Release: Against All Silence (E.C. Myers)
AGAINST ALL SILENCE, the action-packed sequel to The Silence of Six, will be released in hardcover wide on February 21st.   Against All Silence is an entertaining, edge-of-your-seat story. It’s a fun read that combines thriller with computer hacking knowledge. Think of it like a little Mr. Robot of the YA world. A......
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Featured Review: The Bear and The Nightingale (Katherine Arden)

Featured Review: The Bear and The Nightingale (Katherine Arden)
About The Book:  At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn’t mind—she spends the winter nights huddled around the embers of a fire with her beloved siblings, listening to her nurse’s fairy tales. Above all, she loves......
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Bethany Wiggins (The Dragon's Price), Plus Giveaway!!

Author Of The Week: Chat with Bethany Wiggins (The Dragon's Price), Plus Giveaway!!
Welcome to our weekly special feature post, Author Of The Week!! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!     Introducing Bethany Wiggins, YABC's Author of the Week!! Bethany Wiggins has always been......
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I find the cover quite unsettling, but the synopsis was most reassuring.
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Spotlight on Island Of Exiles (Erica Cameron), Guest Post & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Island Of Exiles (Erica Cameron), Guest Post & Giveaway!
Today we're spotlighting Erica Cameron's novel, Island Of Exiles!  Read on for more about Erica and her novel, plus a guest post, and giveaway!       Meet Erica Cameron! After a lifelong obsession with books, Erica Cameron spent her college years studying psychology and creative writing, basically getting credit for reading and learning......
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