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Behind the Scenes of Indie Publishing

Behind the Scenes of Indie Publishing
The Best of Being Indie By Michelle Lynn, Staff Reviewer and Indie Author I’m not going to lie, being an indie author can be disheartening, stressful. Much of the time, we don’t believe we’re good enough. So much hangs on the opinions of others. Our sales might struggle and it can...
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Indie Superstars with Giveaway!

Indie Superstars with Giveaway!
Welcome to YA Books Central's "Indie Superstars" column. This monthly event will spotlight the best and brightest of the indie community. You don’t want tomiss these talented authors This week, Staff Reviewer, Kelly St Clare has interviewed Internationally bestselling author, Siobhan Davis! YABC: Welcome, Siobhan! You are joining us all the way from Ireland!...
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Tiffany Engler
All of these books look so good!
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 17:58
Kara Lauren
I love the covers on all of these and look forward to reading them all!
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 22:14
John
I thought the covers were clever and different! I thought the synopsis couldn't be bettered!
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 18:46
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YABC Favorite Covers of The Month ~ December 2016

YABC Favorite Covers of The Month ~ December 2016
Hey everyone! Welcome to YABC's Favorite Covers of the Month poll and giveaway!!   Each month we will be featuring the covers from all the new releases for the current month and will be offering a giveaway from our prize shelf! Everyone who participates in the poll can enter the giveaway.   Check...
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Tiffany Engler
This one is pretty hard as in all of these covers are gorgeous. I would have to say The Secret of a Heart Note
Tuesday, 03 January 2017 06:27
Kara S
Romina Russell's Black Moon gets more compelling the more I look at it; it's not too surprising to me since I find all of the cove... Read More
Tuesday, 03 January 2017 15:26
Katrina
The Secret of Heart Note or Lock and Mori.
Friday, 06 January 2017 16:44
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Diversify Your Shelves--"Half Empty, Half Full"

Diversify Your Shelves--"Half Empty, Half Full"
I write my books in halves. It’s easy to see now, looking back, how I’ve always lived my life in halves. Like night side versus day side, there’s a clear distinction between these two parts of me that sometimes don’t line up, but are ever shifting, fluid, as routine and certain...
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Indie Superstars: An Interview with Ednah Walters + Giveaway! (US Only)

Indie Superstars: An Interview with Ednah Walters + Giveaway! (US Only)
Welcome to YA Books Central's "Indie Superstars" column. This monthly event will spotlight the best and brightest of the indie community. You don’t want to miss out on these talented authors     This week we’re interviewing Ednah Walters, USA Today best selling author of the Runes Series   YABC: Tell...
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John
I thought the cover was clever and different! I thought the synopsis couldn't be bettered!
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 18:46
Linda Romer
Runes sounds like a good read. Thank you! the cover is fantastic!
Saturday, 14 January 2017 19:47
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