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YABC's Around the World in 30 Days with Bethany Strobel of the United States, plus giveaways

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Today we're excited to welcome  Bethany Strobel from Florida! She's here to share her novel  Daughter of Destiny as part of the YABC Around the World in 30 Days event!  Read on for more about Bethany and her novel!     And don't forget to enter the weekly giveaway, and...
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Penny Olson
All of these books have bright attractive covers and engaging stories.
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 00:01
Danielle Hammelef
The covers all show action and power. They all sound fun to read.
Saturday, 09 December 2017 11:09
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YABC Buzzworthy Books Of Winter 2017, Plus HUGE Giveaway!!

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There are SO MANY amazing books hitting the shelves this Winter.... Which ones are we buzzing about? Check out our list and be sure to enter the awesome giveaway for a chance to win some of these buzzworthy books!           Ever The Brave (Erin Summerill) ~...
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John
So many of these look like great fantasies! Just to name one, I want to read all of the "Seriously Wicked" series--it looks like ... Read More
Monday, 20 November 2017 19:46
Sandy
There are quite a few novels on the list I haven’t seen before. Gunslinger Girl caught my attention right away!! I would also love... Read More
Monday, 20 November 2017 20:43
Dianna G.
There are so many on this list that look amazing -- I pinned and pinned! I want to read The Dark Intercept and Plague Land.... Read More
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 21:10
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Livia Blackburne (Rosemarked), 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  Livia Blackburne , YABC's Author of the...
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John
The cover has a lot of sfumatto pink. We must fight the Amparan Empire!
Monday, 20 November 2017 19:43
Bookish Haze
The cover is simple yet beatiful! And the synopsis really fires my desire to read the book!
Saturday, 25 November 2017 15:58
Delaney
This book sounds awesome and the cover is so gorgeous!
Sunday, 26 November 2017 11:17
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Spotlight on Full Service Blonde by Megan Edwards, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Full Service Blonde  by Megan Edwards. Read on for more about Megan and her book, plus a giveaway!      Meet Megan Edwards! Megan Edwards is the author of the travel memoir “Roads from the Ashes,” the humor book “Caution: Funny Signs Ahead,” a Copper Black...
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Giveaway: NEVERMOOR (US Only)

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Prizes for this giveaway provided by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers! Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow (US Only) by: Jessica Townsend Release Date: October 31, 2017 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers About the Book: A breathtaking, enchanting new series by debut author Jessica Townsend, about a...
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Crista cast
I love the cover for this book and the story sounds very good and adventurous .
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 05:44
Linda Leonard
Love the cover! It reminds me of something out of a cirque du soleil show.
Thursday, 07 December 2017 07:24
Precious J Hernandez
Love the cover and the synopsis definitely seems like something my middle grade niece will be interested in reading.
Saturday, 09 December 2017 10:50
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Spotlight on The Temptation of Adam by Dave Connis, Plus 6 Ways to Help Friends Who Struggle With Addiction & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  The Temptation of Adam  by Dave Connis, plus author guest post, and giveaway!    Meet Dave Connis!       Dave Connis has held all manner of job, from ballroom dance instructor to construction worker. He is now a community manager at Code Corps, a platform...
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Amie Lambert-Gaudet
The cover drew my eye immediately and the fact that addiction issues are tackled in this novel is terrific. The more information t... Read More
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 21:11
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: I Am Still Alive by Kate Marshall + Giveaway (US/Canada)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for I AM STILL ALIVE by Kate Marshall , releasing July 24, 2018, from Viking Children's. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Kate:  The moment I saw the cover for I AM STILL ALIVE, I...
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Amie Lambert-Gaudet
I am in love!!! I am in love with both the cover and the synopsis. I am adding this to my #mustread #tbrlist
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 21:07
Precious J Hernandez
I was intrigued before I even read the synopsis!
Saturday, 09 December 2017 10:30
Gabby Roberts
The cover is gorgeous. The synopsis sounds very interesting.
Sunday, 10 December 2017 22:37
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Spotlight on The First Kiss Hypothesis (Christina Mandelski), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  The First Kiss Hypothesis  by Christina Mandelski, plus an excerpt & giveaway!        Meet Christina Mandelski ! Christina Mandelski loves to bring the characters in her head to life on the page. When she isn’t writing, she spends time with her family, working as...
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Emily
Sounds like a cute book!
Tuesday, 28 November 2017 21:03
Precious J Hernandez
Love it. Reminds me of a little like Galgorithm.
Saturday, 09 December 2017 10:25
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is so sweet and cute. I think this book will be just what I need on a cold winter day to snuggle up and read.
Monday, 11 December 2017 13:06
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Indie Superstars with the authors of From the Stars + Giveaway (US Only)

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Welcome to YA Books Central's " Indie Superstars" column . This  monthly  event will  spot light  the best and brightest of the indie community. You don’t want to  miss out on these  talented authors This week we’re interviewing the authors of "From the Stars"    Welcome to YABC, Authors! YABC: ...
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Lily M.
Cool cover ?
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 05:12
wendy rinebold
The cover is okay. I like a lot of the authors in the anthology though.
Sunday, 10 December 2017 21:59
Gabby Roberts
The cover is nice, it could be a little better, but that doesn't really matter. The stories sound interesting.
Sunday, 10 December 2017 22:30
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Giveaway: WHISPER (US & Canada)

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Whisper (US & Canada) by: Lynette Noni Release Date: May 1, 2018 Publisher: KCP Loft About the Book: A compelling, addictive fantasy with romance and real-world resonance. Teenaged Jane Doe (aka Alyssa) has been locked in a secret underground government facility for over two years, as authorities have tried —...
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Dianna G.
The cover is beautiful! Such an interesting synopsis, too. I looked up Whisper to see if I could reserve it at the library, but t... Read More
Sunday, 12 November 2017 19:54
Shannon Mizikoski
This sounds really good! And the cover definitely has an eerie vibe going that sounds like it'll fit the story quite well!
Sunday, 26 November 2017 20:55
Candice Gigous
The cover is very cool with imagery and colors. The synopsis is very intriguing. Sounds like a great read.
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 01:08
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