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Spotlight on Bleeding Earth (Kaitlin Ward) Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Bleeding Earth (Kaitlin Ward) Excerpt & Giveaway!





Today we're spotlighting  Kaitlin Ward's novel,  Bleeding Earth !  Read on for more about Kaitlin and her novel, plus a excerpt, and giveaway!       Meet  Kaitlin Ward !   I live in a very tiny town (population approximately 700) in New Hampshire, the same town where I grew up....
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Anne
I love the cover! The story sounds interesting!
Friday, 24 February 2017 19:45
Heidi Wong
The cover is simple, yet it looks very nice. The story sounds pretty interesting so far.
Sunday, 26 February 2017 16:43
Lily M.
I'm liking the cover, the color is pretty ?
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 00:45
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Spotlight on Day Of Ice (Andrew Lane) , Plus Chapter Reveal!

Spotlight on Day Of Ice (Andrew Lane) , Plus Chapter Reveal!


Today we're spotlighting  Andrew Lane's novel,  Day Of Ice !  Read on for more about Andrew and his novel plus a chapter reveal!       Meet  Andrew Lane !   Andrew Lane (born 1963), who also writes as Andy Lane, is a British author and journalist. Macmillan Children’s Books in...
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Blog Tour: The Careful Undressing of Love by Corey Ann Haydu, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!

Blog Tour: The Careful Undressing of Love by Corey Ann Haydu, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!



Today we're excited to be part of  Corey Ann Haydu's blog tour for her new novel,  The Careful Undressing of Love !  Read on for more about Corey, her novel, plus a first chapter reveal, and giveaway!   Meet Corey Ann Haydu !   Corey Ann Haydu  is the critically acclaimed author...
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G Donald Cribbs
I have been reading Corey Ann's books since OCD Love Story, and loving them immensely! This one looks just as exquisite as all the... Read More
Thursday, 02 February 2017 11:56
Allison
This book looks amazing and I love the cover
Friday, 03 February 2017 01:15
Danielle Hammelef
I'm very excited to read this book! Thanks for the glimpse of the fun reading time in this post.
Sunday, 05 February 2017 18:26
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Author Chat with Liz Czukas, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!

Author Chat with Liz Czukas, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!



Today we're excited to chat with Liz Czukas ,  author  of  Throwing My Life Away !  Below  you'll find  more about Liz ,  her  book, plus a first chapter reveal, and a giveaway !     YABC: What gave you the inspiration to write this book? LIZ CZUKAS: The title was...
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Tiffany Engler
I am in love with this cover!
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 18:39
Nancy Hernandez
I like the cover and the synopsis made me laugh, parents throwing away your mementos sounds familiar.
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 19:51
Shannon Mizikoski
I LOVE the cover- especially since the book is about mementos and the cover has photos! I love when covers are super relevant to t... Read More
Thursday, 12 January 2017 22:57
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Spotlight on Wait For Me (Caroline Leech), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on Wait For Me (Caroline Leech), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway



Today we're spotlighting Caroline Leech's novel,  Wait For Me !!  Read on for more about Caroline, her novel, the first chapter reveal, and a giveaway!         Meet  Caroline Leech ! Caroline Leech is a Scottish writer who moved to Texas for an adventure ten years ago. In addition to writing...
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Vivien
This sounds utterly fantastic!!! I cannot wait to read it.
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 10:13
John
I was very impressed by the cover, and the synopsis, also, was very good.
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 21:09
Dianna G.
This sounds like it could be a movie! I like the cover.
Monday, 19 December 2016 17:26
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Spotlight on Wildings (Eleanor Glewwe), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on Wildings (Eleanor Glewwe), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway



Today we're spotlighting Eleanor Glewwe's novel,  Wildings !!  Read on for more about Eleanor, her novel, the first chapter reveal, and a giveaway!         Meet Eleanor Glewwe ! Eleanor Glewwe was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in Minnesota. She plays the cello and once braved a snowstorm to perform...
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John
I found the cover fun and beautifully designed. I found the synopsis insightful.
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 00:57
Crista cast
This story sounds like an great adventures read and the cover is just gorgeous.
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 05:29
Anne
Love the cover! Sounds like an exciting story!
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 15:11
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Author Chat with Rebekah Crane, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!

Author Chat with Rebekah Crane, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!



Today we're excited to chat with Rebekah Crane ,  author  of  The Odds of Loving Grover Cleveland !  Below  you'll find  more about Rebekah ,  her  book, plus a first chapter reveal, and giveaway !   YABC: What gave you the inspiration to write this book? REBEKAH CRANE: I wanted to...
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John
The cover was Bauhasian and the synopsis was full of impish grace.
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 17:53
Asteria
The cover is absoluteky adorable and the synopsis is quirky which makes it interesting
Monday, 05 December 2016 02:25
Tiffany Engler
This looks like such a great read!
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 09:51
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Spotlight on Darkchylde: The Ariel Chylde Saga (R. Queen) Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Darkchylde: The Ariel Chylde Saga (R. Queen) Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!




Today we're spotlighting R. Queen's novel, Darkchylde: The Ariel Chylde Saga !  Read on for more about R. Queen, his novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!     Meet R. Queen ! R.Queen is an accomplished comic book creator, poet, fine artist, and writer. In this, his first novel, Queen brings a visual...
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Anne
Cover and blurb is good! Thanks for the chapter teaser.
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 16:54
John
Intriguing cover and synopsis.
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 23:52
Amie Lambert-Gaudet
I absolutely LOVE the cover of this book. It is one of the best YA covers I have ever seen. And the synopsis has certainly piqued ... Read More
Monday, 07 November 2016 18:11
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Spotlight: Moon Chosen: Tales of a New World by P.C. Cast, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!

Spotlight: Moon Chosen: Tales of a New World by P.C. Cast, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting  P.C. Cast's novel,  Moon Chosen: Tales of a New World !  Read on for more about P.C. and her novel, plus a first chapter reveal, and giveaway!   Meet P.C. Cast ! P.C. CAST is a #1 New York Times and USA Today Best-Selling author and a member of the...
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Kara S
I've heard so many good things about this book, and how could one not love that cover? ;-)
Monday, 24 October 2016 08:19
Nicole Faerber
I'm in love with the cover, the book sounds amazing, and P.C. Cast is a great author!
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 20:14
Kara Lauren
I love the cover, especially the wolf. The synopsis sounds interesting, I look forward to learning more about Mari and her Clan.... Read More
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 00:08
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Spotlight on Rise (Luis Almonte), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on Rise (Luis Almonte), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway




Today we're spotlighting Luis Almonte's novel,  Rise !!  Read on for more about Luis, his novel, the first chapter reveal, and a giveaway!       Meet  Luis Almonte ! Author Luis Almonte is a writer and poet who resides in New York along with his spouse, and CJ, a Boston Bull...
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Anne
I like the cover. Love this paranormal story. It sounds like a great read!
Wednesday, 12 October 2016 03:48
Linda Romer
Rise sounds fantastic ♡ looking forward to starting this series. The cover is awesome! Thank you
Friday, 14 October 2016 13:08
John
The cover and synopsis are very intriguing.
Monday, 17 October 2016 02:11
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