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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, and Giveaway: Night Witches (Kathryn Lasky)

Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, and Giveaway: Night Witches (Kathryn Lasky)
Title: NIGHT WITCHES Author: Kathryn Lasky Pub. Date: March 28, 2017 Publisher: Scholastic Press Pages: 224 Formats: Hardcover, eBook, audiobook Find it: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Goodreads From bestselling and award-winning author Kathryn Lasky comes an explosive adventure following the teen girl fighter pilots who took on Hitler's army . . . and won. Fifteen-year-old Valya knows what it ......
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Spotlight, and Giveaway: Hearts & Other Body Parts (Ira Bloom)

Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Spotlight, and Giveaway: Hearts & Other Body Parts (Ira  Bloom)
Title: HEARTS & OTHER BODY PARTS Author: Ira Bloom Pub. Date: March 28, 2017 Publisher: Scholastic Press Pages: 352 Formats: Hardcover, eBook, audiobook Find it: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iBooks, Goodreads   A novel of love and monsters.   Sisters Esme, Katy, and Ronnie are smart, talented, and gorgeous, and better yet . . . all three are witches. They ......
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5 Fun Facts About Michelle Obama, Plus Giveaway

5 Fun Facts About Michelle Obama, Plus Giveaway
Today we're excited to be part of the First Ladies blog tour.  Below you'll find more about our featured first lady, Michelle Obama,  What's the Big Deal About First Ladies, plus a giveaway!         Get to Know Michelle Obama!           1.) Though growing up, Michelle w......
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Blog Tour & Excerpt: Well That Was Awkward (Rachel Vail)

Blog Tour & Excerpt: Well That Was Awkward (Rachel Vail)
Here at YABC, we're thrilled to be hosting an excerpt of Rachel Vail's new novel,  Well That Was Awkward, as part of the book's blog tour!       Meet Rachel Vail! Rachel Vail is the award-winning author of more than 30 books for young people. As a theater lover, Rachel sees and reads......
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Blog Tour & Interview: Wintersong (S Jae Jones)

Blog Tour & Interview: Wintersong (S Jae Jones)
Here at YABC, we're thrilled to be hosting an interview with S Jae Jones about her new novel, Wintersong, as part of the book's blog tour!         Meet S Jae Jones! S. Jae-Jones, called JJ, is a voracious and indiscriminate reader, an avid traveler, and something of an adrenaline junkie. Born......
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Release Day Blitz & Giveaway: Starfall (Melissa Landers)

Release Day Blitz & Giveaway: Starfall (Melissa Landers)
STARFALL Launch Blitz & Giveaway Hi, booklovers! I’m author Melissa Landers, and I’m so excited to launch STARFALL, the second and final book in my Starflight duology! This story picks up shortly after the first book ends, but now Cassia and Kane are the main characters, with Doran, Solara, and the res......
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Spotlight on The Turncoat's Gambit (Andrea Cremer), Plus Guest Post & Giveaway!

Spotlight on The Turncoat's Gambit (Andrea Cremer), Plus Guest Post & Giveaway!
Today we're spotlighting Andrea Cremer's novel, The Turncoat's Gambit! Read on for more about Andrea, her novel, and giveaway!   The Sensory World of Inventor’s Secret One of my favorite history texts is Peter Charles Hoffer’s Sensory Worlds in Early America. Hoffer argues that to comprehend the past we shouldn’t limit ourselves documents, events, and m......
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Blog Tour: Hello I Love You by Katie Stout

Blog Tour: Hello I Love You by Katie Stout
Here at YABC, we're thrilled to be revealing an excerpt of Katie M. Stout's new novel, Hello, I Love You, as part of the book's blog tour!     Meet Katie. Katie M. Stout is from Atlanta, Georgia, and works for an international charity that sends her to fun places like Spain an......
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Gina
Thanks for the sneak peek! Sounds like a fun read and I love the cultural mash up. Good luck everyone and happy reading!
Friday, 12 June 2015 12:43
Susan T.
Oooooh! K-pop! ... Read More
Thursday, 18 June 2015 23:28
Stephanie Gentiluomo
I hope I have the opportunity to win this book! It sounds like an excellent read!
Sunday, 21 June 2015 12:59
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Blog Tour: Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican

Blog Tour: Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican
  Here at YABC, we're thrilled to be revealing an excerpt of Anthony Breznican's debut novel, Brutal Youth, as part of the book's blog tour!     Meet Anthony.   Anthony Breznican was born and raised in Western Pennsylvania and graduated from the University of Pittsurgh in 1998. He has worked as......
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Shelia Powell
Great start! Very angsty and troublesome!
Sunday, 28 June 2015 01:03
Sui Generis
I heard a lot of good things about this book!
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 22:10
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Blog Tour: All the Rage by Courtney Summers

Blog Tour: All the Rage by Courtney Summers
  The YABC tour is thrilled to be revealing a quote from Courtney Summers' newest YA novel, All the Rage, as part of the book's blog tour!   Are you ready for that quote we mentioned above?   Just keep scrolling...   ---                   ......
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