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Author Chat with Cory Leonardo (The Simple Art Of Flying), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Cory Leonardo author of The Simple Art Of Flying .  Read on for more about Cory, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet Cory Leonardo ! Cory Leonardo grew up believing she’d replace Vanna White on Wheel of Fortune, but when...
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Debra Branigan
Very pretty cover and a heartwarming synopsis. Good luck with your book.
Saturday, 09 February 2019 19:43
Maggie
The cover is adorable and colorful. Sounds like a sweet book.
Monday, 11 February 2019 09:47
John
Good luck to Alastair in finding better environs!
Sunday, 17 February 2019 19:24
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Featured Review: Parasite Life (Victoria Dalpe)

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About This Book:   Jane lives alone in a strange old house with her invalid mother who has been catatonic for years, afflicted by a strange wasting disease. But the friendship of a new girl in town, Sabrina, will push Jane to unearth the mysteries of her mother's past and the...
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Author Chat with Shelley Sackier (The Antidote), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Shelley Sackier author of The Antidote .  Read on for more about Shelley, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet Shelley Sackier ! Shelley Sackier is the author of The Freemason’s Daughter (HarperCollins 2017), Dear Opl (Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2015), and the...
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Debra Branigan
Pretty cover and intriguing storyline. Good luck with your novel.
Saturday, 09 February 2019 19:18
Colleen Burns
The cover is beautiful and the story sounds very interesting!
Sunday, 10 February 2019 11:06
Maggie
Sounds interesting! And the cover is beautiful!
Monday, 11 February 2019 09:46
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ February 6th, 2019

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.                       *Beth's Choice* (YABC Blog Manager)   The Grace Year (Kim Liggett )    ...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Crown Of Oblivion (Julie Eshbaugh), Plus Giveaway!

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Crown Of Oblivion  by Julie Eshbaugh, releasing November 2019 from HarperTeen!       Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author:     Hi YABCers! Welcome to the exclusive cover reveal for CROWN OF OBLIVION!...
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Ellie Hopkins
I love the cover! The description is giving me slight Throne of Glass or Hunger Games vibes in the sense that there's a competitio... Read More
Wednesday, 06 February 2019 10:16
Jessica Chillcott
I love it. Can’t wait for this book
Wednesday, 06 February 2019 10:26
Irene
I'm beyond thrilled for this book! I loved Julie's Ivory and Bone and series and I can't wait to read more of her writing! This ... Read More
Wednesday, 06 February 2019 11:22
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Featured Review: Underwater (Helen Vivienne Fletcher)

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About This Book: Bailey has a lot of secrets, and a lot of scars, both of which she’d like to keep hidden. Unfortunately, Pine Hills Resort isn’t the kind of place where anyone can keep anything hidden for long. When Bailey arrives, she just wants to get through summer quietly, spending...
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Upcoming Releases I’m On the Fence About

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Welcome to Young Adult Book Central's Top Ten Tuesday post!   Each Tuesday we will be hosting a different theme or topic involving all things bookish!!! The Top Ten Tuesday post was originally created at That Artsy Reader Girl so visit there site for all the fun details about this awesome meme!!      ...
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Spotlight on All The Walls Of Belfast (Sarah J Carlson), Excerpt, Interview, and Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight All The Walls Of Belfast by Sarah J Carlson.  Read on for more about Sarah and her book, an interview, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!            Meet Sarah J Carlson ! Sarah J. Carlson writes contemporary YA that delves into complex, real...
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Debra Branigan
This story has some personal connection for me. I am very interested in reading it. Good luck with your novel. The cover is intere... Read More
Saturday, 09 February 2019 17:01
Courtney Gendreau
I love this cover, it is so beautiful! It sounds like a great read.
Sunday, 17 February 2019 20:10
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What's New In YA ~ February 5th, 2019

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Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful new releases!           Only when she’s locked away does the truth begin to escape…  Four walls. One window. No way to escape. Hannah knows there's been a mistake. She didn't need to be institutionalized. What happened to her...
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Movie Trailer Release of Disney's Artemis Fowl (Eoin Colfer), Plus HUGE Giveaway!

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We’re incredibly excited to announce that, in partnership with the Disney Book Group, we’re giving away the  complete  Artemis Fowl series (with the new covers!) along with some fantastic Artemis Fowl merchandise to one lucky winner! You could win all 8 books with their stunning new covers, along with some fantastic...
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Bethany Wicker, Listings Manager & Staff Reviewer
I can't wait for this to come out!
Tuesday, 05 February 2019 13:37
Debra Branigan
I enjoyed part of this series a long time ago. Glad to see it resurgence with the movie/ The new covers are fantastic.
Saturday, 09 February 2019 16:55
Maggie
I loved this series! It might be time for a reread before the movie. The new covers are great!
Monday, 11 February 2019 10:00
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