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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Shadow Frost (Coco Ma), Plus Giveaway! (US/Canada Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Shadow Frost  by Coco Ma, releasing October 2019 from Blackstone Press!       Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the authors:     HELLO LOVELY READERS! I have been waiting  months  to reveal this next-level cover...
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Lily M.
This cover ???
Saturday, 19 January 2019 22:47
Lily M.
I had meant "This Cover!!!" Hehehe
Friday, 01 February 2019 19:57
Madeline Tebo
This cover is gorgeous and the book sounds amazing!
Sunday, 20 January 2019 14:45
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Author Chat with Tod Olson (Lost In The Antarctic), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Tod Olson author of Lost In The Antarctic .  Read on for more about Tod and his book, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Tod Olson ! Tod Olson is the author of the historical fiction series How to Get...
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Dianna G.
This is a new series for me. My son loves the I Survived series, and this reminds me of it. I will have to get copies of this fo... Read More
Thursday, 17 January 2019 21:12
Jana Leah
I'm intrigued that it includes photos.
Saturday, 19 January 2019 22:56
Alyssa Annico
These look amazing! The Shackleton story is fascinating
Monday, 21 January 2019 06:49
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Spotlight on The Gilded Wolves (Roshani Chokshi), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight  The Gilded Wolves  by Roshani Chokshi.  Read on for more about Roshani and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Roshani Chokshi ! ROSHANI CHOKSHI is the New York Times bestselling author of The Star-Touched Queen, A Crown of Wishes,...
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Julie
I think the cover is stunning! The synopsis sounds great!
Monday, 21 January 2019 18:42
Colleen Burns
I love, love, love the cover! The book sounds like an amazing historical read!
Tuesday, 29 January 2019 10:17
Tiffany Engler
Love this cover! Sounds so good!
Tuesday, 29 January 2019 17:46
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Beasts Of The Frozen Sun (Jill Criswell), Plus Giveaway! (US/Canada Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Beasts Of The Frozen Sun  by Jill Criswell, releasing August 2019 from Blackstone Publishing!       Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author:   Hello YABC readers! Welcome to the cover reveal for BEASTS OF...
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Megan Lebesch
Hi, I really love the cover which is colorful and gives me Viking Warrior Woman vibes. The attention to detail is wonderful! The ... Read More
Friday, 18 January 2019 12:17
Penny Olson
The cover is gorgeous. The story sound epic and exciting.
Sunday, 27 January 2019 18:56
Debra Branigan
I really like the cover and the storyline sounds great. Good luck with your novel.
Wednesday, 30 January 2019 07:56
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Brigid Kemmerer (A Curse So Dark and Lonely), Plus Giveaway!

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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 Brigid Kemmerer,  YABC's Author of...
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! I feel like this book is going to be amazing!
Tuesday, 15 January 2019 09:51
Lily M.
Love this cover ??
Saturday, 19 January 2019 22:49
Lily M.
I meant "This Cover!!!" hehehe
Friday, 01 February 2019 19:58
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Spotlight on Analiese Rising (Brenda Drake), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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   Read on for more about Brenda and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Brenda Drake ! Brenda Drake grew up the youngest of three children, an Air Force brat, and the continual new kid at school. Her fondest memories growing up is of her...
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! This book sounds so good!
Thursday, 10 January 2019 15:45
Debra Branigan
The cover is gorgeous and will attract your YA readers. This sounds like a great story! Good luck with your novel.
Friday, 11 January 2019 09:30
Jayda
The cover is so pretty and the story sounds interesting.
Saturday, 12 January 2019 19:09
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Spotlight on In Paris With You (Clementine Beauvais), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight  In Paris With You  by Clementine Beauvais.  Read on for more about Clementine and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Clementine Beauvais ! Clémentine Beauvais writes for both the UK and French market. Her books written in English include Sesame...
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Debra Branigan
The cover captures the topic of the story. The storyline leads to believe this will be a very romantic tale.
Tuesday, 08 January 2019 12:16
Amy
The cover shows the setting and gives a little taste of what the book will be about. The storyline shows that this will be a book ... Read More
Tuesday, 08 January 2019 16:13
Jayda
The cover looks like it fits the story. And the plot seems really romantic!
Saturday, 12 January 2019 19:07
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Spotlight on The Field Guide To The North American Teenager (Ben Philippe), Guest Post & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Field Guide To The North American Teenage  by Ben Philippe! Read on for more about Ben, plus a guest post, and giveaway!            Meet  Ben Philippe ! Bachelor of Arts from Columbia University and an MFA in Fiction and Screenwriting from the...
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Debra Branigan
Unique cover and storyline. I think this will be a fun read!
Tuesday, 08 January 2019 11:59
Jayda
The cover is really unique and the story sounds intriguing!
Saturday, 12 January 2019 19:04
Shaina Steinherz
I thought at first that the book really was spiral-bound, which would have been really cool, but even though it isn't, it's still ... Read More
Saturday, 12 January 2019 20:22
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Roshani Chokshi (The Gilded Wolves), Plus Giveaway!

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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  Roshani Chokshi , YABC's Author of...
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Recent Comments
Debra Branigan
The cover is gorgeous and fits the setting time period perfectly. The storyline sounds mysterious and adventurous and will certain... Read More
Tuesday, 08 January 2019 12:25
Jayda
The cover is gorgeous and the colors mix so well. I think the story sounds really good!
Saturday, 12 January 2019 19:02
Julie
The story sounds really interesting, and I love the cover. It's stunning, and the green really pops.
Monday, 14 January 2019 18:20
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Author Chat with J Mercer (Triplicity), Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with J Mercer (Triplicity), Plus Giveaway!



  Today we're excited to chat with J Mercer author of Triplicity .  Read on for more about J Mercer and her, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet  J Mercer ! J Mercer grew up in Wisconsin where she walked home from school with her head in...
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Debra Branigan
The cover fits perfectly and the storyline is intriguing. Would like to read this one.
Tuesday, 08 January 2019 12:31
Christy DuBois
I like that the synopsis gives me enough information to be interested in reading this book yet doesn't give anything away. It soun... Read More
Wednesday, 09 January 2019 01:39
Jayda
The cover is so simple yet unique, and the story sounds amazing.
Saturday, 12 January 2019 18:59
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