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YABC Scavenger Hunt: The Price Guide To The Occult (Leslye Walton), Plus Excerpt & Extra Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to share an excerpt from Leslye Walton's The Price Guide To The Occult  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Leslye and her novel!   And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt form for a chance...
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John
Gorgeous cover, and it sounds interesting!
Sunday, 01 April 2018 22:22
Kara S
The cover is very memorable and stylish; the book itself sounds so good that I've had my eye on acquiring a personal copy for many... Read More
Sunday, 08 April 2018 05:14
Candice Gigous
The cover is very eye-catching. The synopsis is very intriguing. Sounds like an exciting read.
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 07:05
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YABC Scavenger Hunt: Love Songs & Other Lies (Jessica Pennington), Plus Excerpt & Extra Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to share an excerpt from Jessica Pennington's Love Songs & Other Lies  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Jessica and her novel!   And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt form for a chance to...
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John
It looks and sounds quite realistic!
Sunday, 01 April 2018 22:20
Delaney
This book sounds like so much fun! And the cover is so pretty!
Monday, 09 April 2018 15:50
Penny Olson
The cover doesn't really excite me but the story sounds really good.
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 00:01
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YABC Scavenger Hunt: Girl At The Grave (Teri Bailey Black), Plus Excerpt & Extra Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to share an excerpt from Teri Bailey Black's Girl At The Grave  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Teri and her novel! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt form for a chance to win...
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John
It looks and sounds eerie!
Sunday, 01 April 2018 22:19
Penny Olson
The cover is creepy and atmospheric. I love the connection between present and past in the story.
Sunday, 08 April 2018 00:12
Kara S
The cover is gorgeous, and the protagonist's confrontation with her mother's murder should make for a bona fide pageturner!
Sunday, 08 April 2018 05:25
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Author Chat with Gae Polisner (In Sight Of Stars), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Gae Polisner ,  author of  In Sight Of Stars.   Read on for more about Gae and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!           Meet  Gae Polisner ! GAE POLISNER is the award-winning author of The Memory of Things (Nerdy Book Club...
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Kara S
The cover is nothing to write home about, as it were -- IMHO -- but the story excites my interest. Moreover, it commands my respe... Read More
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 22:18
Hailey Joseph
I love the sunflowers on the cover; they seem symbolic. The storyline sounds very interesting and like something I would really en... Read More
Saturday, 24 March 2018 12:22
Marisa Fort
Love the color contrast on the cover and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 22:23
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Spotlight on Everlife (Gena Showalter), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're spotlighting Gena Showalter's   Everlife !  Read on for more about Gena, her book, an excerpt, and giveaway!         Meet  Gena Showalter ! Gena Showalter is the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of many fantastical, romantic novels and series for adults and younger...
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Dianna G.
How have I missed this entire series? It sounds amazing. I especially was drawn by the beautiful, mysterious cover.
Thursday, 22 February 2018 20:03
Mindy
I love this cover, and the synopsis sounds great
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 18:53
Precious J Hernandez
Love the cover, reminds me of Under the Dome.
Thursday, 01 March 2018 08:19
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Author Chat with Carolyn Cohagan (Time Next), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Carolyn Cohagan ,  author of  Time Next.   Read on for more about Carolyn and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!       Meet  Carolyn Cohagan ! Carolyn Cohagan is an award-winning author, women's activist, and founder of Girls With Pens, a creative...
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Kara S
While the cover didn't impress me much, the synopsis -- especially the particular gender-related themes suggested therein -- reall... Read More
Tuesday, 20 February 2018 13:41
Courtney Gendreau
The cover is simple, which I usually am not a fan of, however, this one is quite pretty. IT sounds like an amazing read too which... Read More
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 14:14
Penny Olson
The cover is stark and simple. The synopsis has me totally intrigued.
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 23:51
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Sneak Peek, Exclusive Offer, + Excerpt of CJ Redwine's The Traitor Prince!

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Today we're excited to share a sneak peek of The Traitor Prince by CJ Redwine!  Read on for more about CJ and her book, plus an excerpt, and an exclusive offer!       Hi everyone! YABC is so excited for CJ Redwine's third book in her Ravenspire series, The Traitor Prince...
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Carina Olsen
Yay for gorgeous promo post Oh, how I loved this book. It was SO GOOD. CJ is the best.... Read More
Friday, 16 February 2018 09:42
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Spotlight on Road To Eugenica (A.M. Rose), Plus Guest Post, Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're spotlighting A.M. Rose's   Road To Eugenica !  Read on for more about A.M., her book, an excerpt, plus an guest post and giveaway!       Meet  A.M. Rose ! A.M. Rose is the author of Road to Eugenica, and writer of young adult novels of all genres...
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Precious J Hernandez
At first glance I thought it was mainly a romance, but considering how much I love sci-fi, fantasy, and such. I love that it has s... Read More
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 07:33
Courtney Gendreau
I love the colors of this cover! At first, I wasn't sure if this would be my type of read, but after reading the synopsis I am rea... Read More
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 14:34
Kelly G
I love the cover and the story is so unique and fun.
Friday, 02 March 2018 17:11
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Spotlight on Fade To Us (Julia Day), Plus Excerpt!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Fade To Us  by Julia Day,  plus an Excerpt!       Meet  Julia Day ! JULIA DAY lives in North Carolina, halfway between the beaches and the mountains. She has two twenty-something daughters, one geeky old husband, and too many computers to count. When she's not...
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Spotlight on This Is Not A Love Letter (Kim Purcell), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  This Is Not A Love Letter  by Kim Purcell, plus an excerpt & giveaway!          Meet  Kim Purcell ! Kim Purcell grew up in British Columbia, Canada, and now lives in Los Angeles with her husband, two kids, two dogs, and three cats. She...
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Dianna G.
Well, the summary already has me worried about whatever happened to Chris! The cover isn't really thrilling.
Monday, 29 January 2018 19:35
Tiffany Engler
I love the cover and I definitely think I'll enjoy this book.
Monday, 29 January 2018 19:43
Candice Gigous
The cover is unique. The synopsis makes you want to read more. Sounds like an awesome read.
Friday, 09 February 2018 08:10
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