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Author Chat with S.M. Parker (The Rattled Bones), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to hear from S.M. Parker , author of  The Rattled Bones.   Read on for more about S.M. and her book, plus a giveaway!         Meet S.M. Parker ! S.M. Parker lives on the coast of Maine with her husband and sons. She works...
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Candice Gigous
The cover is very creepy and fits well with the synopsis. The synopsis makes you curious for more. I really want to read this one.... Read More
Saturday, 02 September 2017 02:15
Emily
This cover is cool and creepy! And I love the synopsis. Perfect for upcoming october
Monday, 04 September 2017 22:00
Lily M.
ooohhh sounds a little spooky, can't wait to check it out ... Read More
Monday, 11 September 2017 05:47
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Giveaway: SURPRISE YOURSELF (US Only)

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Surprise Yourself: Get Out of Your Head and Into the World (US Only) by: Lisa Currie Release Date: August 29, 2017 Publisher: TarcherPerigee/Penguin Random House About the Book: Make every day a new beginning with this lively illustrated journal from the author of Me, You, Us . Brimming with fun...
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Aireanna Lesch
lovely cover!! This seems like a very inspiring book.
Sunday, 03 September 2017 00:53
Emily
This sounds really nice and just what I need!
Monday, 04 September 2017 21:54
Lily M.
This sounds like such a fun and creative book, can't wait to check it out ... Read More
Monday, 11 September 2017 05:41
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Author Chat with Sara Crawford (We Own the Sky), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to hear from Sara Crawford , author of  We Own the Sky.   Read on for more about Sara and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Sara Crawford !         Sara Crawford is an author, playwright, and musician from Kennesaw, Georgia. She has...
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Aireanna Lesch
This sounds so cool! I love music so much and it has always been a big part of my life. the cover is so beautiful!! Reminds me of ... Read More
Friday, 18 August 2017 21:02
Tiffany Engler
I love the cover!! It's beautiful!!!!!
Saturday, 19 August 2017 13:35
Courtney Gendreau
I love the cover, and it sounds like a great read!
Thursday, 24 August 2017 23:24
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Giveaway: THE PERCY JACKSON COLORING BOOK (US Only)

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Disclosure: Disney-Hyperion sent us a copy to check out, and is partnering with us for a giveaway!   The Percy Jackson Coloring Book (US Only) by: Rick Riordan Artwork by: Keith Robinson Release Date: August 15, 2017 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion About the Book: Demigods, brandish your pencils! Over the past decade,...
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John
That cover definitely tells me this is a coloring book, and I bet people aren't lying when they say that this is, indeed, a colori... Read More
Friday, 18 August 2017 20:44
Aireanna Lesch
Omgggg! I love this!!!
Friday, 18 August 2017 21:04
queenofreads
I adore the cover!
Saturday, 19 August 2017 17:19
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Spotlight on Water in May (Ismée Williams) Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight Water in May by Ismée Williams, plus an excerpt and giveaway!  Meet Ismée Williams!   Ismée Williams is the author of WATER IN MAY (September 12, 2017; Abrams/Amulet Books), a pediatric cardiologist who trained and practiced for 15 years at Columbia University Medical Center in New...
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John
I prefer covers that give me some idea what a book is about! Carrying a baby--sounds scary in any circumstance!
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 19:27
Aireanna Lesch
I really like the cover! It has a nice feel to it. The synopsis is also very interesting too ... Read More
Sunday, 03 September 2017 00:34
Mindy
I really like the cover. It's simple yet enough to make a reader curious. The synopsis is almost heartbreaking. It's something tha... Read More
Sunday, 10 September 2017 13:34
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Spotlight on A Thousand Salt Kisses Forever (Josie DeMuth), Plus Guest Post & Giveaway!

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Today we're spotlighting Josie DeMuth's    A Thousand Salt Kisses Forever !  Read on for more about Josie, her book, plus an guest post and giveaway!         Meet Josie Demuth ! Josie loves all things Gothic and magical, but particularly a story which is fun, intriguing and...
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Lily M.
I'm liking the colors on this cover, can't wait to check this book out ... Read More
Monday, 21 August 2017 02:12
Courtney Gendreau
Not my favorite cover, but it sounds like an amazing book and that is what is important!
Thursday, 24 August 2017 23:15
Candice Gigous
The cover has great colors. The synopsis is interesting. Sounds like a wonderful read.
Saturday, 02 September 2017 02:26
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Giveaway: STORY SPARKS (US & Canada)

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Story Sparks (US & Canada) by: Denise Jaden Release Date: August 15, 2017 Publisher: New World Library About the Book: Find rock-solid story ideas before you start writing Anyone who has been hamster-wheeling a story idea for years or has hundreds of pages exploring various approaches on their hard drive...
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Laura L
Um, SO EXCITED!!! As a *ahem* hamster on a wheel, I totally NEED this kind of guidance.
Tuesday, 29 August 2017 17:59
Aireanna Lesch
I really need these ideas and things to help me with my writing. I tend to start books and then not finish them because I don't ne... Read More
Thursday, 31 August 2017 00:22
Isabella Wojnarowicz
looks helpful!
Sunday, 03 September 2017 15:33
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: By A Charm and A Curse by Jaime Questell + Giveaway (US Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for BY A CHARM AND A CURSE by Jaime Questell, releasing Febuary 6 , 2018 from Entangled Teen . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Jaime: Hi YABCers! As a graphic designer, I think waiting...
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Emma K.
I love the cover, and the synopsis sounds interesting, albeit confusing. I can't wait to read it!
Monday, 14 August 2017 10:53
Esperanza Gailliard
I totally love the colors on the cover! The contrasts are awesome. Synopsis was great would love to get my eyes on this one!... Read More
Tuesday, 15 August 2017 20:29
queenofreads
Cover is awesome! The pink/red is gorgeous and I really like the swirly font.
Saturday, 19 August 2017 17:47
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Giveaway: SLIDER (US & Canada)

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Slider (US & Canada) by: Pete Hautman Release Date: September 12, 2017 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: Competitive eating vies with family expectations in a funny, heartfelt novel for middle-grade readers by National Book Award winner Pete Hautman. David can eat an entire sixteen-inch pepperoni pizza in four minutes...
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I love the cool, fun cover--maybe it relates to the book's title!! But--ewww--the book is about competitive eating! I'm sure it'... Read More
Saturday, 12 August 2017 17:02
Lily M.
Seems like this book is going to be funny and entertaining can't wait to check it out.... Read More
Monday, 21 August 2017 02:09
Courtney Gendreau
Seems like it would be a great read, not necessarily my favorite cover, but I'm not one to judge a book by its cover.
Thursday, 24 August 2017 23:01
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Giveaway: TRELL (US & Canada)

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Trell (US & Canada) by: Dick Lehr Release Date: September 12, 2017 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: From the co-author of Black Mass comes a gripping YA novel inspired by the true story of a young man's false imprisonment for murder — and those who fought to free him....
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The cover has a bit of a 60s vibe, and that makes sense graphic-arts-wise, 'cos the book is described as "gripping," although the ... Read More
Saturday, 12 August 2017 16:52
Courtney Gendreau
I love the cover and the synopsis sounds interesting!
Thursday, 24 August 2017 22:56
Aireanna Lesch
This book seems like it touches a lot of sensitive topics, and I find it very interesting! Very unique cover. It would definitely ... Read More
Thursday, 31 August 2017 00:16
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