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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John
Looks like fun, and it's from a respected publisher! Kudos!
Friday, 04 August 2017 15:08
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Spotlight, & Giveaway: Blight (Alexandra Duncan)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Alexandra Duncan's  Blight !   Read on for more about Alexandra and a tour-wide giveaway!                    Meet  Alexandra Duncan !   Alexandra Duncan is a writer and librarian. Her first novel, Salvage,...
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Featured Review: In 27 Days by Alison Gervais

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About This Book: Hadley Jamison is shocked when she hears that her classmate, Archer Morales, has committed suicide. She didn’t know the quiet, reserved guy very well, but that doesn’t stop her from feeling there was something she could have done to help him. Hoping to find some sense of...
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Top 4 Must-Haves in a Great Book with Jus Accardo (Omega: The Infinity Division, #2), Plus Giveaway

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I love books (...duh). Nothing beats the feeling of settling down to read a story with the anticipation that it’s probably going to introduce you to amazing characters, exotic destinations, intriguing relationships, and edge of your seat action. You give me a story with these things and I’ll sit and...
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Lily M.
I'm liking the color
Saturday, 05 August 2017 05:07
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Top 5 Favorite Science Facts with Matthew McElligott (Mad Scientist Academy: The Space Disaster) Plus Giveaway!

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For the past several years I’ve been fortunate to work on the Mad Scientist Academy series and meet some amazing scientists along the way. I’ve learned things I never knew about the way the world works, and it’s been great fun trying to find ways to fit these concepts into...
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John
I love that cover--gorgeous! And I'm sure this is a fun story!
Thursday, 03 August 2017 19:49
Alyssa Annico
These look and sound great for some science fun!
Monday, 14 August 2017 10:22
Esperanza Gailliard
The cover is really cute. Would love to get my eyes on this one! Synopsis is good.
Tuesday, 15 August 2017 20:32
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Featured Review: Chroma 1: Imogen's Secret by B. Fleetwood

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About This Book: Seventeen-year-old Imogen Reiner has extraordinary abilities. She can read emotions, the coloured spectrum of auras unseen by anyone else. Struggling to know why, and unable to make sense of the mismatched memories of her past, she is haunted by a dark, recurring nightmare. What happened when she...
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