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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: ECHO OF THE WITCH by Jen Wilde + Giveaway (International)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: ECHO OF THE WITCH by Jen Wilde + Giveaway (International)
Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for ECHO OF THE WITCH by Jen Wilde, releasing March 1, 2016 from Limitless Publishing. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Jen: Hey YABC! I’m Jen Wilde, and I’m so excited to reveal the cover of...
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Amazing this give away know the answer about the question:What do you think about the cover and synopsis?First of all amazing cho... Read More
Saturday, 13 February 2016 17:28
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal and Teaser Trailer: Flashfall by Jenny Moyer + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal and Teaser Trailer: Flashfall by Jenny Moyer + Giveaway (US Only)

Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for FLASHFALL by Jenny Moyer, releasing November 15, 2016 from Henry Holt. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Jenny:   Hi YABC! Welcome to the exclusive cover reveal for FLASHFALL! I’m so excited to give everyone...
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Holy Crapola! That's probably the best book trailer (teaser) I've seen yet! Looks awesome! Can't wait to read!
Thursday, 11 February 2016 16:58
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Press Release--Kelly Clarkson Book Deal

Press Release--Kelly Clarkson Book Deal
    GLOBAL SUPERSTAR AND GRAMMYAWARD WINNER KELLY CLARKSON SIGNS BOOK DEAL WITH HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS —RIVER ROSE AND THE MAGICAL LULLABY publishes in the US on October 4, 2016— New York, NY (February 9, 2016)—HarperCollins Publishers announced today the acquisition of Grammy Award winner Kelly Clarkson’s first picture book, RIVER ROSE AND THE MAGICAL LULLABY, featuring an...
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Giveaway: Nothando's Journey by Jill Manly (US Only)

Giveaway: Nothando's Journey by Jill Manly (US Only)
Nothando's Journey by Jill Manly Release Date: February 2016   About the Book Nothando’s Journey is a journey in self-discovery told through the eyes of a young girl named Nothando. The book tells of the Reed Festival, an important celebration in Nothando’s country of Swaziland in Southern Africa. Nothando and her brother...
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Author Guest Post--Katherine Fleet

Author Guest Post--Katherine Fleet
  Five Secrets You Didn’t Know About Katherine Fleet   Hi, everyone! I’m Katherine Fleet, and I’m so excited to be here on YA Books Central. I’m the debut author of The Secret to Letting Go from Entangled Teen. It’s a YA contemporary set in a fictional town on the Gulf...
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Giveaway: Breaking Sky by Cori McCarthy (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: Breaking Sky by Cori McCarthy (US & Canada Only)
Breaking Skyby Cori McCarthyPaperback Release Date: February 2, 2016Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire   Praise for Breaking Sky “Breaking Sky is an action-packed thrill ride that smashes through all kinds of barriers at a Mach 5 pace.” -- Carrie Jones, New York Times bestselling author of the Need series “Breaking Sky had me in its...
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The Wrath and the Dawn or What We Saw.
Thursday, 11 February 2016 18:02
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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Scholastic will publish the eighth Harry Potter book, HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, on Harry's birthday--July 31, 2016. Check out all the details here.   Join the rest of the YA book world as we hyperventilate and mark our July calendars with shiny stars and lightning bolts!    
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SE-YA Book Fest Press Release

SE-YA Book Fest Press Release
  Young Adult Book Festival Launching in Rutherford Co.   MURFREESBORO, Tenn., January 25, 2016 – A one-of-a-kind book festival will connect area teens and the general public to authors of young adult literature with its launch in Murfreesboro March 11-12, 2016.   The details for the 2016 SE-YA in the...
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Multicultural Children's Book Day--Featured Book Review--Hatshepsut of Egypt

Multicultural Children's Book Day--Featured Book Review--Hatshepsut of Egypt
Today we're sharing our book review of The Thinking Girl's Treasury of Real Princesses: Hatshepsut of Egypt! As part of Multicultural Children's Book Day, we were given the opportunity to read this fantastic book. Read on to find our review and more about Multicultural Children's Book Day!   The Mission: The...
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Spotlight on Burning Midnight by Will McIntosh, Plus Giveaway!

Spotlight on Burning Midnight by Will McIntosh, Plus Giveaway!
  Today, we're spotlighting Burning Midnight! This new book is a contemporary thriller sure to keep you hooked all the way through. Read on for a guest post by Will McIntosh himself, and a chance to enter the giveaway!    But first, meet Will McIntosh!  WILL McINTOSH is the author of several adult speculative...
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