4th Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza ~ Day 6

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Welcome to YABC's Fourth Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! We're featuring some of the hottest titles of the year--perfect for the book lover on your holiday list!--with exciting prize packs every day for the first twelve days of December. Each giveaway will run for seven days. Giveaways are...
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Michelle R.
True Storm looks amazing!
Thursday, 06 December 2018 18:13
Saundra Bowers
True Storm looks really good. The others look good as well, these would cover the different tastes of my grandchildren.
Thursday, 06 December 2018 20:42
John
"Bah! Humbug!" looks like fun!
Thursday, 06 December 2018 21:21
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Author Chat with Hayley Chewins (The Turnaway Girls), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Hayley Chewins (The Turnaway Girls)! Read on for more about Hayley, her novel, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Hayley Chewins ! Hayley Chewins grew up in Cape Town, South Africa, in a house full of books. A published poet, she studied classical...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is so beautiful. I love the idea of your storyline. I can't wait to read.
Monday, 15 October 2018 17:40
Maggie Hubbe
I love this cover and the book seems like a very sweet read!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 14:01
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:33
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Kevin Brooks (Born Scared), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Kevin Brooks (Born Scared) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Kevin, his novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Kevin Brooks ! Kevin Brooks is a critically acclaimed young adult novelist whose first book, Martyn Pig, was named a Publishers...
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Debra Branigan
I think the cover is fantastic and enhances the title perfectly. I cannot wait to read this sequel. I have liked Mr. Brook's work ... Read More
Monday, 15 October 2018 18:49
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:22
Kristi Housman
I just heard about this book last weekend (it was recommended at a lit conference I went to). It sounds like something I would lo... Read More
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 12:10
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Giveaway: HEARTS UNBROKEN (US & Canada)

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Hearts Unbroken (US & Canada) by: Cynthia Leitich Smith Release Date: October 9, 2018 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: New York Times best-selling author Cynthia Leitich Smith turns to realistic fiction with the thoughtful story of a Native teen navigating the complicated, confusing waters of high school — and...
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Davianna Nieto
I love the simplicity of the cover and the synopsis sounds like something I'd try!... Read More
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 04:21
Candice Gigous
The cover is eye-catching. The synopsis is intriguing. Sounds like an interesting read.
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 05:48
Renee Moore
Sounds like a good read!
Wednesday, 12 September 2018 14:30
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Giveaway: THE ASSASSINATION OF BRANGWAIN SPURGE (US & Canada)

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The Assassination of Brangwain Spurge (US & Canada) by: M.T. Anderson and Eugene Yelchin Release Date: September 25, 2018 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: Subverting convention, award-winning creators M. T. Anderson and Eugene Yelchin pair up for an anarchic, outlandish, and deeply political saga of warring elf and goblin...
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Steph Elias
Elves, goblins, and double crosses? Sounds great! I also really like the cover, the artwork is fantastic.
Friday, 24 August 2018 21:03
Kara S
The cover and synopsis both strike me as delightfully quirky.
Sunday, 26 August 2018 17:03
Marisa Fort
The cover looks so amazing and fun and the synopsis sounds awesome!
Monday, 27 August 2018 15:41
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Giveaway: OTHERWOOD (US & Canada)

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Otherwood (US & Canada) by: Pete Hautman Release Date: September 11, 2018 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: What happened in the woods that day? Pete Hautman’s riveting middle-grade novel touches on secrets and mysteries — and the power of connections with family and friends. “Hatred combined with lies and...
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Dianna G.
I'm curious about this book. The cover didn't really draw me in, but the summary did.
Monday, 13 August 2018 18:49
Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds awesome!
Wednesday, 15 August 2018 13:26
Renee Moore
I love middle grade novels. I read them almost as much as any other genre. I can't wait to read this one.
Saturday, 01 September 2018 17:09
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Giveaway: THE KNIFE OF NEVER LETTING GO, 10th Anniversary Edition (US & Canada)

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The Knife of Never Letting Go, 10th Anniversary Edition (US & Canada) by: Patrick Ness Release Date: September 11, 2018 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: A decade after its release, the astonishing opener to Patrick Ness’s Chaos Walking trilogy still resonates. Celebrate ten years of this groundbreaking book with...
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Kara S
The cover is the very best I've seen for this title (and the originals were all good); I've never read this one but am a fan of th... Read More
Saturday, 11 August 2018 23:32
Jill
Love the cover and love the summary! I can't wait until the movie comes out for this one!
Monday, 13 August 2018 09:30
John Chappelow
The new cover looks great and I'm so excited for the movie!
Monday, 13 August 2018 12:34
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Giveaway: THE RED RIBBON (US & Canada)

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The Red Ribbon (US & Canada) by: Lucy Adlington Release Date: September 11, 2018 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: Shining a light on a little-known aspect of the Holocaust, Lucy Adlington weaves an unforgettable story of strength, survival, and a friendship that can endure anything. Three weeks after being...
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Kara S
This historical fiction setting and plot sound fascinating, but the cover is a little too "light" for a book set in a concentratio... Read More
Saturday, 11 August 2018 23:37
Jill
This cover caught my attention right away. Love it. And then when I read the summary I knew I had to read it!
Monday, 13 August 2018 09:32
Dianna G.
I know so many middle schoolers who would love to read this book! The cover is beautiful, and I love how it incorporates the barb... Read More
Monday, 13 August 2018 18:41
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Giveaway: BEAST: A TALE OF LOVE AND REVENGE (US & Canada)

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Beast: A Tale of Love and Revenge (US & Canada) by: Lisa Jensen Release Date: July 10, 2018 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: Filled with magic and fierce emotion, Lisa Jensen's multilayered novel will make you question all you think you know about beauty, beastliness, and happily ever after....
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Dianna G.
I love a good retelling! The cover is very iconic.
Sunday, 10 June 2018 19:06
Kara S
The cover is lovely, and I enjoy fairytale-inspired fiction!
Monday, 11 June 2018 10:36
John
I suspect from the cover a rose will be involved! I notice a similarity between this story and "Beauty and the Beast"!
Monday, 11 June 2018 20:52
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Giveaway: The Ruinous Sweep (US & Canada)

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The Ruinous Sweep (US & Canada) by: Tim Wynne-Jones Release Date: June 26, 2018 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: On the night Donovan Turner is thrown out of a car on a highway in the middle of nowhere, he can barely remember his own name, let alone the past...
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John
The cover looks eerie! It all sounds very mysterious!
Saturday, 26 May 2018 20:26
Kara S
The cover is nice, but the synopsis sounds like this will be a pageturner! I'm psyched but a bit surprised by the understated cov... Read More
Sunday, 03 June 2018 12:16
Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds intriguing.
Monday, 04 June 2018 19:36
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