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Author Chat with Swati Teerdhala (The Tiger At Midnight), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Swati Teerdhala author of The Tiger At Midnight.  Read on for more about Swati, plus an interview and an giveaway!          Meet Swati Teerdhala ! Swati Teerdhala is a storyteller at heart. After graduating from the University of Virginia with a B.S....
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Amalie Jahn (The Next To Last Mistake), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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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 Amalie Jahn,  YABC's Author of the...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with M Lynn (Golden Curse), 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 M Lynn,  YABC's Author of the...
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Author Chat with Michael Moreci (We Are Mayhem), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Michael Moreci author of We Are Mayhem.  Read on for more about Michael, plus an interview and an giveaway!          Meet Michael Moreci ! Michael Moreci is a comics author and novelist. His current comic series, Wasted Space, has been hailed as one...
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John
I've been meaning to find a novel about ragtag misfits!
Saturday, 13 April 2019 08:48
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Author Chat with Joseph Moldover (Every Moment After)!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Joseph Moldover author of Every Moment After.  Read on for more about Joseph, plus an interview!         Meet Joseph Moldover ! Joseph Moldover is a writer and clinical psychologist who lives and works in the Boston area. He has written a...
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Author Chat with Amanda Marin (North To Nara), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Amanda Marin author of North To Nara.  Read on for more about Amanda, plus an excerpt and an giveaway!          Meet Amanda Marin ! When Amanda was a child, her father traveled frequently for business, always bringing her back a book...
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John
Sounds like a swell dystopian fantasy!
Wednesday, 10 April 2019 17:38
Candice Gigous
The cover is pretty. The synopsis is very interesting. Sounds like an awesome read.
Saturday, 13 April 2019 02:11
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Author Chat with Melanie Weiss (Spoken), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Melanie Weiss author of Spoken.  Read on for more about Melanie, plus an interview and an giveaway!          Meet Melanie Weiss ! Melanie Weiss is a debut Young Adult novelist excited to introduce Spoken to readers of all ages (13 and up). She worked...
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I cant wait to read this book! I love the cover design... like a mic on a stage. The blurb sounds great... I cant wait to see how ... Read More
Wednesday, 10 April 2019 14:00
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Author Chat with Erin Hahn (You'd Be Mine), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Erin Hahn author of You'd Be Mine.  Read on for more about Erin, plus an interview and an giveaway!          Meet Erin Hahn ! Erin Hahn spent the first half of her life daydreaming in a small town in northern Illinois....
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! Can't wait to read this book!
Saturday, 06 April 2019 10:09
Candice Gigous
The cover is fun. The synopsis is very interesting. Sounds like a sweet and romantic read.
Monday, 08 April 2019 11:39
Emily
Looks like the perfect summer read!
Monday, 08 April 2019 15:27
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Author Chat with Peter Bognanni (This Book Is Not Yet Rated), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Peter Bognanni author of This Book Is Not Yet Rated.  Read on for more about Peter, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet Peter Bognanni ! Peter Bognanni is a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop. His debut novel, The House of...
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John
Well, I hope Ethan can save that cinema!
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 18:29
Colleen Burns
This book looks so fun, and I love the cover!
Thursday, 11 April 2019 09:17
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Author Chat with Emily A Duncan (Wicked Saints), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Emily A Duncan author of Wicked Saints.  Read on for more about Emily, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet Emily A Duncan ! EMILY A. DUNCAN works as a youth services librarian. She received a Master’s degree in library science...
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John
The characters' entwining paths sound interesting!
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 18:27
Tiffany Engler
Love this cover! Can't wait to read this book!
Thursday, 04 April 2019 12:13
Madeline Tebo
This cover is GORGEOUS and it sounds amazing
Friday, 05 April 2019 16:36
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