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Author Chat with Kes Trester (A Dangerous Year), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Kes Trester , author of  A Dangerous Year .   Read on for more about Kes and her book, plus a giveaway!             Meet Kes Trester ! A native of Los Angeles, Kes Trester’s first job out of college...
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John
The cover tells me this is book one of a series! The description tells me that the book involves more danger than I ever could ha... Read More
Tuesday, 26 September 2017 18:45
Dianna G.
The title is what caught my attention, not the cover. The synopsis sounds interesting!
Tuesday, 26 September 2017 22:15
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Elly Blake (Fireblood), 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  Elly Blake , YABC's Author of the...
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Olivia Farr
I love this cover and series- so excited to see it continued!
Monday, 25 September 2017 12:17
Amanda Scheel
The cover is GORGEOUS. One of my favorite covers in a series of all time. And the synopsis sounds incredible. The first book was a... Read More
Monday, 25 September 2017 16:08
John
The cover has flames! I am glad this sequel is action-paced--I would like to read both books!
Monday, 25 September 2017 19:40
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Author Chat with David Barclay Moore (The Stars Beneath Our Feet), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with David Barclay Moore , author of  The Stars Beneath Our Feet .    Read on for more about David and his book, plus a giveaway!   Meet David Barclay Moore !          DAVID BARCLAY MOORE was born and raised in Missouri....
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John
The cover is very original. Sounds like a realistic story!
Friday, 22 September 2017 17:05
Alyssa Annico
The cover and synopsis look great. The more diversity and representation in children's and YA literature, the better!
Friday, 29 September 2017 07:29
Penny Olson
I love the bright Lego cover with Lolly trying to make his way. I'd like to meet Lolly and find out about his journey.
Friday, 20 October 2017 00:53
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Author Chat with Denise Marques Leitao (Karina's Silver Shoes), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Denise Marques Leitao , author of  Karina's Silver Shoes .  Read on for more about L.B. and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Denise Marques Leitao !         Denise Marques Leitao was born and raised in Brazil. When she’s not...
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ADELIA MASTIKA
The cover so unique, I love that. and I love all the book description ... Read More
Thursday, 21 September 2017 21:00
Lily M.
Pretty cover... Read More
Wednesday, 27 September 2017 22:32
Rocio Molina
Amazing cover! The books sounds whimsical and epic
Friday, 29 September 2017 19:58
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Author Chat with L.B. Schulman (Stolen Secrets), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with L.B. Schulman , author of  Stolen Secrets .  Read on for more about L.B. and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet L.B. Schulman !       L.B. Schulman writes middle-grade and young adult books. She grew up in Annapolis, Maryland and now...
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Dianna G.
I love the idea of this book, but wish that the summary didn't give so much away. The cover doesn't match, in my opinion.
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 20:03
Sandy S
A novel with a link to the Holocaust - this looks fantastic! Great simple and bright cover.
Thursday, 12 October 2017 19:13
Danielle Hammelef
I'm not sure how the cover matches the synopsis, but I'll have to read this exciting book to find out. I also wish that the synops... Read More
Tuesday, 17 October 2017 15:36
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Spotlight on A Messy Beautiful Life by Sara Jade Alan, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  A Messy Beautiful Life  by Sara Jade Alan, plus an excerpt and giveaway!    Meet Sara Jade Alan!   Sara Jade Alan wrote her first comedy sketch during second grade recess, then cast it, directed it and made costumes out of garbage bags. Since then, she...
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Dianna G.
The cover is really floral -- and after I read the synopsis, I wondered if it was supposed to be a funeral arrangement.
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 20:02
John
I believe I see pink and green floral motifs on the cover. "With a femur in her tumor"?--get that femur out of there! The tumor ... Read More
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 21:11
Lily M.
At first glance, I didn't see the bone into he cover, but the cover is still pretty ... Read More
Wednesday, 27 September 2017 22:33
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Pretty Dead Girls by Monica Murphy + Giveaway (Intl)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for PRETTY DEAD GIRLS by Monica Murphy, releasing January 2, 2018 from Entangled TEEN. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Monica: Hi, YABCers! I’m so excited to share this cover with everyone! PRETTY DEAD GIRLS...
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Courtney
This book sounds awesome and can't wait to read it!
Monday, 18 September 2017 15:52
Lily M.
??? Murder mysteries , my kind of book
Wednesday, 27 September 2017 21:40
Rocio Molina
The font is pretty and caught the attention meanwhile the background is creepy... I love it! And the sinopsis is thrilling... Read More
Friday, 29 September 2017 19:52
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Jessica Cluess (A Poison Dark and Drowning), 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  Jessica Cluess , YABC's Author of the...
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Susan Light
I cannot wait to see where the story takes Henrietta.
Monday, 18 September 2017 20:06
John
The cover has a floral element. The book sounds seductive yet explosive.
Monday, 18 September 2017 21:35
Dianna G.
I haven't read the first book, but I think I'd like this series and would have to share it with my daughter. The cover is beautifu... Read More
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 20:09
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Author Chat with Ismee Williams (Water in May), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Ismee Wiliams , author of  Water in May .  Read on for more about Ismee and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Ismee Williams !       Ismée Williams is a former pediatric cardiologist at Columbia University Medical Center in New York...
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John
The cover looks a bit water-y. The plot sounds concerning.
Saturday, 16 September 2017 20:05
Dianna G.
I like the cover! The summary is sad....15 years old? I wasn't ready for a baby at 29!
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 20:06
Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover. The synopsis sounds emotional and like a novel that will make me see this issue differently.
Saturday, 14 October 2017 12:34
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Blog Tour: Children of Refuge by Margaret Peterson Haddix, Plus Giveaway!

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  Welcome to Day #4 of the Children of Refuge Blog Tour!   To celebrate the release of The Children of Refuge (Children of Exile #2)  (9/12/17), blogs across the web are featuring exclusive content from Margaret Peterson Haddix and 10 chances to win a both books so far in the...
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John
The cover looks very best seller-y. The tale sounds fraught with adventure!
Thursday, 14 September 2017 17:42
Dianna G.
I can't even tell you how much I want to read this! My students love the Among the Hidden series. The synopsis has me imaginin... Read More
Thursday, 21 September 2017 20:39
Penny Olson
I like the cool colors of the covers. The stories sound suspenseful and exciting.
Tuesday, 10 October 2017 23:09
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