It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: THE LEADING EDGE OF NOW by Marci Lyn Curtis + Giveaway (US/Canada)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE LEADING EDGE OF NOW by Marci Lyn Curtis , releasing September 4, 2018 from KCP. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Marci:  Hi YABC! I’m so excited to join you today to reveal...
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Oh, I absolutely love the cover and the summary! The colors are amazing, and I love that this novel is about something our societ... Read More
Friday, 23 February 2018 14:28
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Spotlight on To Right the Wrongs by Sheryl Scarborough, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  To Right the Wrongs  by Sheryl Scarborough!  Read on for more about Sheryl and her book, plus an excerpt, and a giveaway!    Meet Sheryl Scarborough!     SHERYL SCARBOROUGH is an award-winning writer for children’s television. She holds an MFA in Writing for Children...
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Spotlight on Letting Go: A Girl's Guide to Breaking Free of Stress and Anxiety by Christine Fonseca, Plus Guest Post & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Letting Go: A Girl's Guide to Breaking Free of Stress and Anxiety  by Christine Fonseca!  Read on for more about Christine and her book, plus a guest post, and a giveaway!    Meet Christine Fonseca!     Christine Fonseca is dedicated to helping children and...
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Featured Review: The Boyfriend Agreement by Seven Steps

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About This Book: Fake boyfriends are hard work. When 16-year-old Bella’s dream boy asks her to be his fake girlfriend, Bella does the unthinkable. She says yes. The rules are simple. Two weeks, no kissing, and a few big lies. But things turn complicated when Bella begins to develop feelings...
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What's Hot in KU

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Welcome to YA Books Central's "What's Hot in KU" post. This weekly event will highlight what's hot, new and exciting in the Amazon Kindle Unlimited Library. Amazon's Kindle Unlimited subscription is a great way to enjoy unlimited reading on a tight budget. With over a million titles and counting, we...
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: The Demon Race by Alexandria Warwick + Giveaway (US Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE DEMON RACE by Alexandria Warwick , releasing September 18, 2018 from Wolf Publishing. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Alexandria:  Hi, YABC! I'm thrilled to be able to reveal the cover for my...
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The cover immediately hooked me as I was scrolling through the main page, and it's currently the only book that I've clicked on, s... Read More
Thursday, 22 February 2018 14:53
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Author Chat with Margaret Peterson Haddix (The Summer of Broken Things), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Margaret Peterson Haddix , author of  The Summer of Broken Things .   Read on for more about Margaret and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Margaret Peterson Haddix !       Margaret Peterson Haddix is the author of many critically and...
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Author Chat with Deborah Schaumberg (The Tombs), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Deborah Schaumberg , author of  The Tombs .   Read on for more about Deborah and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Deborah Schaumberg !     Deborah Schaumberg was born in Brooklyn, not far from where her novel  The Tombs  takes place....
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The cover looks memorable, and I would be interested to read this fantasy tale!
Thursday, 22 February 2018 21:44
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview & Giveaway: Pitch Dark (Courtney Alameda)

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      Pitch Dark   Read on for more about Courtney, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway!                     Meet  Courtney Alameda !   A veteran bookseller and librarian, Courtney Alameda now spends her days writing thriller and horror novels. Her...
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I want to read a number of books by Courtney Alameda; thanks for the opportunity to win this book & get started on that goal! --K... Read More
Thursday, 22 February 2018 17:02
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Excerpt & Giveaway: Tempests and Slaughter (Tamora Pierce)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Tamora Pierce's  Tempests and Slaughter Read on for more about Tamora, an excerpt, and a tour-wide giveaway!                     Meet Tamora Pierce !   Tamora Pierce is a bestselling author of young...
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I read my first novel by Tamora Pierce last year, and I'm very eager to try more! Thanks for the opportunity to win! --Kara S... Read More
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