What's New In YA ~ August 8th, 2017

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Are you wondering what's new in  YA  today? Check out these  wonderful  new  releases!       When Dee Moreno makes a deal with a demon—her heart in exchange for an escape from a disastrous home life—she finds the trade may have been more than she bargained for. And becoming...
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YABC Favorite Covers Of The Month & Giveaway ~ July 2017

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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....
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Olivia Farr
I love the covers for "The Color Project" and "First We Were IV"!
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 09:12
Tiffany Engler
I love the cover for Little Monsters!
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 10:11
KM
The Color Project is beautiful!
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 14:19
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Featured Review: The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter (Theodora Goss)

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About This Book: Based on some of literature’s horror and science fiction classics, this is the story of a remarkable group of women who come together to solve the mystery of a series of gruesome murders—and the bigger mystery of their own origins. Mary Jekyll, alone and penniless following her...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Lana Popovic (Wicked Like a Wildfire), 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  Lana Popovic , YABC's Author of the...
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Amy Dorman
I love love love a story with sisters at its heart. That, along with magical realism, a folktale feel, and that GORGEOUS cover, ha... Read More
Monday, 07 August 2017 10:25
Danielle Lynn
The cover looks so much like Wink Poppy Midnight! I just adore it! And I've heard so much about this book that I can hardly wa... Read More
Monday, 07 August 2017 18:21
John
I hate it when their's a sinister undertone to beauty--maybe that's why they have a unique smell?! The cover looks as great as th... Read More
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 18:13
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Diversify Your Shelves: "Beyond Diversity--Can I Be Wonder Woman?"

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Beyond Diversity— “Can I be Wonder Woman?” By Imani Josey   I don’t have a daughter yet, but if I did, I would have taken her to see Wonder Woman . And I’m sure she would have been enamored as much as I was. It’s also safe to assume she’d...
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YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ August 9th, 2017

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Hello YABC'ers! Welcome to the newest weekly post by the Staff at YA Books Central called Current Reads Monday! We love everything bookish and just wanted to share with our readers what books we are currently reading and obsessing about! So check out what books the YABC Staff are currently...
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Chapter 27 Read Along: Tendrils of Darkness

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Is  Tendrils of Darkness  new to you? If so, click here to go to Chapter 1! Norweegee’s Agony   Cahrin opened her eyes. It was early—too early. Not even dawn yet. Norweegee sat nearby on the bed eyeing her. He wanted something. She could feel it in her core. She...
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Press Release: Your Story is Welcome, An Adoption Short Story Microsite!

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A big part of why I wanted  Welcome Home  to happen was the lack of adoption stories floating around for kids. I wanted teenagers to see themselves in the stories they’re reading. In all ways. Happy stories, sad stories, stories that’ll make them angry. And I also wanted to encourage...
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Featured Review: Of Jenny and the Aliens by Ryan Gebhart

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About This Book: When boy meets girl meets alien, the angst of first love gets an extraterrestrial intervention in a tale both outrageously funny and full of heart. Ten years after Earth sent messages out into deep space, there has been an answer. Music from a distant planet has reached...
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Spotlight, & Giveaway: Royal Crush (Meg Cabot)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Meg Cabot's  Royal Crush !   Read on for more about Meg and a tour-wide giveaway!                    Meet  Meg Cabot !   Meg Cabot is a #1 New York Times bestselling author...
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Looks like fun, and it's from a respected publisher! Kudos!
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