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Author Chat with Julien Jamar (The Fontre), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Julien Jamar author of The Fontre.  Read on for more about Julien, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet Julien Jamar ! Julien was born in 1980 and spent the first few years of her life traveling through America with her...
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Julie Holden
Love the sunset look on the cover & definitely want to read it!
Friday, 01 March 2019 09:57
Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover and the synopsis sounds exciting!
Monday, 11 March 2019 14:56
Debra Branigan
The cover is quite atmospheric and the synopsis sounds intriguing. Congratulations on the book.
Thursday, 14 March 2019 20:33
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Giveaway: MYRIKAL (International)

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Myrikal (International) by: Holli Anderson Release Date: February 12, 2019 Publisher: Immortal Works Press   About the Book: In a world torn apart by massive earthquakes and an incurable, deadly virus—Myrikal could be the hero they’re waiting for. Or… she could be the perfect assassin heir to her father’s business. Can...
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Irma Jurejevčič
I so want to see her fave. Clever cover! I absolutely love the synopsys! I need to read this book.
Saturday, 23 February 2019 06:43
Amina Ibrahim
I like the cover. There is a certain mystery about it.
Tuesday, 05 March 2019 01:55
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is dark and fiery and the synopsis sounds unique and intriguing.
Monday, 11 March 2019 14:58
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YABC's Swoony Reads Giveaway! (YA)

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Welcome to YABC's Swoony Reads Giveaway!   We're featuring titles that reflect love, happiness, and plenty of heart! Check out all of these amazing books that are perfect for reading during the Valentine's Day holiday and then enter the HUGE giveaway being offered that will include a copy of each of...
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Colleen Burns
So many amazing looking books!
Thursday, 14 February 2019 10:20
Colleen Burns
I love the cover and the book sounds interesting.
Thursday, 14 February 2019 10:21
Daphne
Anything from Kasie West!! I love Emma Mills and Renee Ahdieh, too. Khalid doesn't say much, but when he does ... sigh. *swoon*... Read More
Thursday, 14 February 2019 14:08
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Author Chat with Lucy Tempest (Thief Of Cahraman) , Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Lucy Tempest, author of Thief Of Cahraman .  Read on for more about Lucy and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!            Meet  Lucy Tempest ! With one foot in reality and the other one lodged firmly in fantasy, Lucy...
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noelle salsido
love the cover this book sounds great
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 18:00
Julie Holden
Gorgeous cover & already added to my TBR list!
Friday, 01 March 2019 09:54
Penny Olson
The cover is bright and beautiful. I love a good heist story.
Wednesday, 13 March 2019 02:23
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Author Chat with Peter Bunzl (Cogheart), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Peter Bunzl author of Cogheart .  Read on for more about Peter, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet Peter Bunzl ! Peter Bunzl grew up in London and lives there with his partner Michael. He is a BAFTA-award-winning animator, as...
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Victoria Scott
I love the idea behind the story and my daughter, Lilly, would love a heroine with the same name!
Friday, 15 February 2019 17:13
John
I love the cover! It sounds like an imaginative adventure!
Sunday, 17 February 2019 19:42
noelle salsido
the cover is adorable and so detailed yet simple and the story sounds like such a great adventure!!
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 17:52
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Author Chat with Deborah Hopkinson (How I Became A Spy), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Deborah Hopkinson author of How I Became A Spy .  Read on for more about Deborah, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet Deborah Hopkinson ! DEBORAH HOPKINSON has written more than 40 books for young readers. She is the author...
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John
Solving ciphers and searching for traitors would be challenging!
Sunday, 17 February 2019 19:39
noelle salsido
sounds like an exciting read
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 18:04
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is fun and definitely matches the exciting synopsis.
Saturday, 09 March 2019 17:08
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Author Of The Week: Chat with CJ Redwine (The Blood Spell), 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 CJ Redwine,  YABC's Author of...
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Brianna Peterson
This cover is GORGEOUS! The pumpkin is a great subtle nod to Cinderella. I am also happy to realize this is a standalone novel, as... Read More
Thursday, 14 February 2019 21:38
Sethia
I love thus cove, so gorgeous!
Friday, 15 February 2019 11:43
Candice Gigous
The cover is cool. The synopsis makes me want to read more. I really enjoy fairy tale retellings and I am looking forward to this ... Read More
Saturday, 16 February 2019 05:19
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Spotlight on Hush Little Bunny (David Ezra Stein), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight Hush Little Bunny  by David Ezra Stein.  Read on for more about David and his book plus an giveaway!           Meet David Ezra Stein ! David Ezra Stein is the Caldecott-Honor illustrator and author of Interrupting Chicken, Dinosaur Kisses, I’m My Own Dog, and many other...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is cute and sounds like a sweet one. Good luck with pretty picture book.
Saturday, 09 February 2019 16:29
Maggie
This sounds so sweet and the illustrations are lovely!
Monday, 11 February 2019 09:58
Alyssa Annico
Looks and sounds adorable!
Thursday, 14 February 2019 14:10
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Spotlight on Thief Of Cahraman (Lucy Tempest), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Thief Of Cahraman  by Lucy Tempest.  Read on for more about Lucy and her book, plus an giveaway!            Meet  Lucy Tempest ! With one foot in reality and the other one lodged firmly in fantasy, Lucy Tempest has been spinning tales...
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Belinda Clemons
this book sounds so good I love the concept and really hope to be one of the lucky winners
Saturday, 09 February 2019 17:44
Julie Holden
Gorgeous cover; love the gold framing! Really want to read this!
Friday, 01 March 2019 08:54
Penny Olson
The cover is beautiful and I really like the premise.
Wednesday, 06 March 2019 14:18
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Dangerous Alliance (Jennieke Cohen), Plus Giveaway!

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Today Jennieke Cohen, Epic Reads, and Rockstar Book Tours are revealing the cover and a note from Jennieke about the cover for DANGEROUS ALLIANCE, her debut YA Historical Book which releases on December 3, 2019! Check out the awesome cover and enter the giveaway! On to the reveal! Title:  DANGEROUS ALLIANCE...
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Dianna G.
I love the cover! The font is beautiful, and the silhouette reminds me of Jane Austen.
Friday, 08 February 2019 19:11
Lauren
Love this cover! So excited to read it! ?
Saturday, 09 February 2019 11:44
Maggie
Beautiful cover (and I can't resist a good pun)! Can't wait to read it!
Monday, 11 February 2019 09:54
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