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Giveaway: FLYING IN A CAGE (US Only)

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Flying in a Cage (US Only) by: Melody J. Bremen Release Date: March 26, 2018 Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform   About the Book:   A song tugs inside me, like a string pulling on my heart. It wants to fly free.   Ivory Strade lives in a world of song....
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Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds awesome!
Friday, 17 August 2018 12:17
Danielle Hammelef
I love the cover and the unique synopsis.
Monday, 10 September 2018 09:18
Debra Branigan
The cover fits your character and helps us see inside her. The synopsis sounds good. I have always like these stories. So many k... Read More
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 14:01
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Blog Tour, Interview, & Giveaway: Zombie Abbey (Lauren Baratz-Logsted)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting a blog tour stop for Lauren Baratz-Logsted's    Zombie Abbey   Read on for more about Lauren, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway!       Meet Lauren Baratz-Logsted !   Lauren Baratz-Logsted is the author of over 30 books for adults (Vertigo), teens (The Twin’s...
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Indie Superstars with Bianca Scardoni + Giveaway (US + International)

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Welcome to YA Books Central's " Indie Superstars" column . This  monthly  event will  spot light  the best and brightest of the indie community. You don’t want to  miss out on these  talented authors This month, staff reviewer and assistant Indie Manager, Michelle Lynn, interviews Bianca Scardoni, author of The Marked...
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John
The cover looks very vampiric, the story sounds highly gothic!
Monday, 10 July 2017 19:30
Dianna G.
My daughter and I are binge-watching Supernatural, and all I kept thinking while reading this summary was, "Dean would love this!!... Read More
Monday, 10 July 2017 19:50
Fay Tannerr
The cover is very mysterious and the synopsis sounds so intriguing! ... Read More
Saturday, 15 July 2017 14:12
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Indie Superstars with Laura Frances + Giveaway (US Only)

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Welcome to YA Books Central's " Indie Superstars" column . This  monthly  event will  spot light  the best and brightest of the indie community. You don’t want to  miss out on these  talented authors This week we’re interviewing Laura Frances, author of "Slave" Welcome to YABC, Laura! Melissa A. Craven: Tell...
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Anne
Sounds like a great story from the synopsis! I love the cover! I like the perspective!
Monday, 12 June 2017 20:16
Dianna G.
The cover is so bleak. It reminds me of the matrix. I love the synopsis -- sounds terrifying!
Monday, 12 June 2017 20:41
Aireanna Lesch
I wanna know how this world came about!!! I love supporting indie books too. Love the cover. It's so dark and ominous.... Read More
Friday, 23 June 2017 11:49
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Indie Superstars with Giveaway!

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Welcome to YA Books Central's "Indie Superstars" column. This monthly event will spotlight the best and brightest of the  indie community. You don’t want to miss these talented authors This week, Staff Reviewer, Kelly St Clare has interviewed Internationally bestselling author, Siobhan Davis! YABC: Welcome, Siobhan! You are joining us all the way...
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Tiffany Engler
All of these books look so good!
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 17:58
Kara Lauren
I love the covers on all of these and look forward to reading them all!
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 22:14
John
I thought the covers were clever and different! I thought the synopsis couldn't be bettered!
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 18:46
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Everything I Never Told You: Author Interview and Giveaway

Everything I Never Told You: Author Interview and Giveaway
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  Today we welcome Celeste Ng to YABC! Celeste's book, Everything I Never Told You , has been released in a gorgeous new paperback edition! Ng's is a novel filled with family, responsibility, culture, and the struggles presented when all three combine. Celeste is sharing a few things with us today...
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Lee
Celeste Ng created 4 drafts before shifting point of view. Yay their last name is my name!!!
Friday, 31 July 2015 17:04
Lee
Celeste Ng created 4 drafts before shifting point of view. Yay their last name is my name!!!
Friday, 31 July 2015 17:04
Maria
She did four drafts.
Saturday, 01 August 2015 17:55
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Lola and Tattletale Zeke: Author Interview and Giveaway

Lola and Tattletale Zeke: Author Interview and Giveaway
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  Today we are excited to welcome both Marcia Goldman and her furry friend, Lola, to YABC!  Lola and Tattletale Zeke  is Marcia's third book documenting adventures with Lola, a certified therapy dog!   We wanted to know a bit more about Marcia and Lola so one of our lovely staff...
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Renee Grandinetti
Looks good.
Monday, 27 July 2015 00:26
Stephanie Hughes
Me me me
Monday, 27 July 2015 21:14
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3 Minutes With... M.G. Buehrlen

3 Minutes With... M.G. Buehrlen

The Nerd Riders got to hang out with the awesome author of THE 57 LIVES OF ALEX WAYFARE, M.G. Buehrlen. There were questions asked, questions answered and swords drawn!  
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Interview with Sabaa Tahir

Interview with Sabaa Tahir
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    Interview with Sabaa Tahir, author of An Ember in the Ashes Contributed by Hannah Hudson, YABC Staff Reviewer     The King’s English hosted a wonderful event, “Sabaa Tahir in Conversation with Ally Condie,” on May 4 th . Nestled in the heart of Salt Lake City, the local...
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Gayle Forman I WAS HERE Event Recap, Interview + Giveaway! #IWasHere

Gayle Forman I WAS HERE Event Recap, Interview + Giveaway! #IWasHere
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  When I was introduced to Gayle Forman, I stuck out my hand for a handshake but she gave me a high five instead. In retrospect, that feels like a good way to sum up the entire Nashville leg of her I Was Here Tour, with special guests Ruta Sepetys (...
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I like when Gayle shares her writing process. Thanks for the giveaway. ... Read More
Saturday, 31 January 2015 15:28
Linda Mitchell
I like how Gayle gets super involved in writing or reading a story. I can really, really relate to that. I am so in a story someti... Read More
Saturday, 31 January 2015 16:40
Mollye
i liked to hear that Gayle's working on stuff
Monday, 02 February 2015 14:34
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