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Spotlight on Tell Me No Lies (Adele Griffin), Guest Post & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Tell Me No Lies  by Adele Griffin! Read on for more about Adele, plus a guest post, and giveaway!          Meet  Adele Griffin ! Adele Griffin is the acclaimed author of many books for young readers, including Sons of Liberty and Where I...
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Olivia Farr
I love this cover- so perfect for a novel set in the 80s! Definitely adding to my TBR!
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 12:47
John
The cover looks busy, with unusual colors! It sounds like an interesting portrait of friendship and high school!
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 21:12
Dianna G.
I like books about the 80s so that's what drew me to this book. The cover is funky!
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 22:27
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Author Of The Week: Chat with The Lady Janies (My Plain Jane), 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  The Lady Janies , YABC's...
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Grace
Love this series! This cover is just as cool as the first book, and I can't wait to pick it up! The synopsis also sounds very inte... Read More
Monday, 11 June 2018 17:45
Kathleen Pasqualini
I adore the cover and I'm so excited for this Jane to tell her story!
Monday, 11 June 2018 19:07
Carrie Higa
My Lady Jane was such a fun read; looking forward to enjoying My Plain Jane!
Monday, 11 June 2018 19:15
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YABC's Buzzworthy Books Of Summer 2018 (Round Two) Plus GIVEAWAY!!

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Which ones are we buzzing about? Check out our list and be sure to enter the awesome giveaway that we are hosting!!!         How do you deal with a hole in your life? Do you grieve? Do you drink? Do you make out with your best friend?...
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Tiffany Engler
I'm so excited for Little Do We Know!
Monday, 04 June 2018 19:25
John
"Onyx & Ivory" sounds very exciting!
Monday, 04 June 2018 22:27
Dianna G.
What a fantastic list of titles! There are several on this page that I have on my wishlist. Damselfly is new to me, though, and t... Read More
Tuesday, 05 June 2018 00:01
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Giveaway - SUPERGIRL: BEING SUPER (#1-4)

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Supergirl: Being Super (US &Canada) Written by: Mariko Tamaki Illustrated by: Joëlle Jones Release Date: June 5, 2018 Publisher: DC Comics About the Books: Kara Danvers isn’t any different than any other teenager in her hometown. Problems with school. Problems with boys. Problems with friends. But while growing pains shake...
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Marisa Fort
Love the cover and the synopsis sounds amazing - I love origin stories!
Monday, 04 June 2018 19:55
John
From the cover and description I suspect flying and an origin story will be involved!
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 22:54
wendy rinebold
I don't love the cover. I actually thought it was a childrens book. But the actual story sounds great. Her choices to be a superhe... Read More
Sunday, 24 June 2018 20:39
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Empress Of All Seasons (Emiko Jean), Plus Giveaway ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Empress Of All Seasons  by Emiko Jean, releasing November 2018 from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt BYR!         Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Emiko: Hello YABC! Welcome to the exclusive cover reveal for EMPRESS...
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John
I like the Japanese textile on the cover! I approve of reading about empresses!
Friday, 01 June 2018 21:59
Adreana
Beautiful cover! And it sounds so intriguing. I can't wait to read this one ... Read More
Saturday, 02 June 2018 13:48
Ainslee
This sounds like such a great book
Monday, 04 June 2018 13:15
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Author Chat with Tamara Ireland Stone (Little Do We Know), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Tamara Ireland Stone , author of  Little Do We Know .   Read on for more about Tamara and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Tamara Ireland Stone !   Tamara Ireland Stone writes young adult and middle grade novels. Her New York...
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Olivia Farr
So excited for this one! Already on hold at my library!
Thursday, 31 May 2018 10:50
Tiffany Engler
I love her books! And I am in love with this cover!!!
Thursday, 31 May 2018 18:24
Dianna G.
Honestly, the cover was the #1 reason I even looked at this book. It's stunning. The summary makes me even more interested. Who h... Read More
Saturday, 02 June 2018 17:55
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Spotlight on Burning Bright (Chris Cannon), Plus Excerpt, & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Burning Bright  by Chris Cannon! Read on for more about Chris and her book, plus an excerpt, & giveaway!          Meet Chris Cannon !   Chris Cannon is the award-winning author of the Going Down In Flames series and the Boyfriend Chronicles....
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Marisa Fort
The cover is beautiful and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 04 June 2018 19:44
Lily M.
I've seen this cover everywhere, very pretty.
Thursday, 14 June 2018 18:07
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is powerful and the synopsis sounds amazing with shape-shifting and dragons.
Monday, 25 June 2018 20:07
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Andrew Shvarts (City Of Bastards), 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  Andrew Shvarts , YABC's Author...
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John
The cover looks very purple! Sounds like it is a tale of privilege and woe!
Monday, 28 May 2018 22:11
Kara S
The cover is particularly fabulous, and the synopsis has my interest hooked.
Sunday, 03 June 2018 12:09
Marisa Fort
Love the cover, the synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 04 June 2018 19:39
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Giveaway: The Ruinous Sweep (US & Canada)

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The Ruinous Sweep (US & Canada) by: Tim Wynne-Jones Release Date: June 26, 2018 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: On the night Donovan Turner is thrown out of a car on a highway in the middle of nowhere, he can barely remember his own name, let alone the past...
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John
The cover looks eerie! It all sounds very mysterious!
Saturday, 26 May 2018 20:26
Kara S
The cover is nice, but the synopsis sounds like this will be a pageturner! I'm psyched but a bit surprised by the understated cov... Read More
Sunday, 03 June 2018 12:16
Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds intriguing.
Monday, 04 June 2018 19:36
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Giveaway: Summer of Magic and Mazes (US Only)

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Disney-Hyperion is partnering with YA Books Central for this giveaway! Summer of Magic and Mazes (US Only) by: Rick Riordan Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Learn More: The Burning Maze : the Trials of Apollo Book #3 (in stores May 1, 2018) The formerly glorious god Apollo, cast down to earth in punishment...
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Olivia Farr
I love the Trials of Apollo covers- they are amazing! This is such a fantastic giveaway too- would love to read these books!... Read More
Thursday, 24 May 2018 10:42
Dianna G.
I'm a middle school language arts teacher, so Riordan's books are like cash crop for me! My students can't get enough.
Thursday, 24 May 2018 21:34
Kara S
I've heard wonderful things and if the stories match up with the covers, they'll be unforgettable!
Sunday, 03 June 2018 12:25
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