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Spotlight on Ever the Hunter by Erin Summerill, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Ever the Hunter by Erin Summerill, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!
Today we're spotlighting Erin Summerill's novel, Ever the Hunted! Read on for more about Erin and her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!   Meet Erin Summerill! After completing a B.A. in English, Erin had aspirations to knock out the next great American novel. Her mom always taught her to dream big. Well writing proved...
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Stephanie Plotkin
I love the cover and synopsis and this book (and the author) are fantastic!! @TeacherofYA
Thursday, 29 December 2016 15:57
Susan Light
Sounds like my most favorite kind of book!
Thursday, 29 December 2016 20:18
Tiffany Engler
Everything about this book screams "fantastic"
Friday, 30 December 2016 09:07
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Spotlight on AGE OF ORDER by Julian North + Giveaway!

Spotlight on AGE OF ORDER by Julian North + Giveaway!
Today we're excited to spotlight Julian North's new novel AGE OF ORDER! Check out the excellent cover and book description below and then follow the link to enter the giveaway!     Description: AGE OF ORDER Release Date: February 6, 2017 What if the people who thought they were better than you…...
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Aireanna Lesch
wow!!! This sounds amazing!! It kinda reminds me of this one novel that I read. I can't recall it right now for some reason. This ... Read More
Thursday, 05 January 2017 20:14
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Author Chat with Henry Neff, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Henry Neff, Plus Giveaway!
Today we're excited to chat with Henry Neff, author  of Impyrium!  Below you'll find more about Henry,  his book, plus a giveaway!   What gave you the inspiration to write this book? While concluding my first series, The Tapestry, I was happy with how I’d wrapped up my hero’s tale but found myself wondering how...
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John
The cover was sensitively designed, and the synopsis was a stellar example of exacting prose.
Friday, 16 December 2016 20:11
Anne
Great post! Love the cover and the story sounds so exciting!
Saturday, 17 December 2016 13:50
Dianna G.
The cover is really delightful. I love the way it draws the eye. The synopsis makes me want to know more.
Monday, 19 December 2016 17:41
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Author Chat with J. Anderson Coats, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with J. Anderson Coats, Plus Giveaway!
Today we're excited to chat with J. Anderson Coats, author  of The Many Reflections of Miss Jane Deming!  Below you'll find more about J. Anderson,  her book, plus a giveaway!   YABC:  Which came first, the title or the novel?     J. ANDERSON COATS: The book definitely came first. I find titles notoriously difficult, and...
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John
I was very impressed by the cover, and the synopsis, also, was very good.
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 21:09
Penny Olson
The cover is really well done. The story sounds really interesting and engaging.
Sunday, 08 January 2017 23:30
Danielle Hammelef
I think the cover matches the synopsis well and anyone can see that this girl is alone and venturing into an unknown land for her.... Read More
Monday, 09 January 2017 20:09
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Spotlight on Wait For Me (Caroline Leech), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on Wait For Me (Caroline Leech), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway
Today we're spotlighting Caroline Leech's novel, Wait For Me!!  Read on for more about Caroline, her novel, the first chapter reveal, and a giveaway!         Meet Caroline Leech! Caroline Leech is a Scottish writer who moved to Texas for an adventure ten years ago. In addition to writing YA fiction, she blogs...
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Vivien
This sounds utterly fantastic!!! I cannot wait to read it.
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 10:13
John
I was very impressed by the cover, and the synopsis, also, was very good.
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 21:09
Dianna G.
This sounds like it could be a movie! I like the cover.
Monday, 19 December 2016 17:26
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2nd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza ~ Day 8

2nd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza ~ Day 8
Welcome to YABC's first 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 US...
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Alyssa Annico
Cara's Kindness!
Thursday, 08 December 2016 12:41
Krys
Labyrinth Lost. Thanks for the opportunity.
Thursday, 08 December 2016 13:01
Susan Light
This Is Where It Ends!
Thursday, 08 December 2016 14:06
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2nd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza ~ Day 7

2nd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza ~ Day 7
Welcome to YABC's first 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 US...
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Nancy Hernandez
I want to win Children of Icarus.
Wednesday, 07 December 2016 21:21
Nancy Hernandez
I'm also interested in bakers magic looks cool.
Wednesday, 07 December 2016 21:25
Krys
Railhead looks interesting. I love space.
Thursday, 08 December 2016 12:54
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Spotlight on The Queen (C.J. Abedi), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on The Queen (C.J. Abedi), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!
Today we're spotlighting C.J. Abedi' novel, The Queen!  Read on for more about C.J. and her novel, plus a excerpt, and giveaway!         Meet C.J. Abedi! Colet and Jasmine Abedi are a sister writing team that dreamt up the world of FAE together…                             COLET ABEDI Colet has been an entertainment...
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John
The cover was wonderfully energetic, and the synopsis was very well worded.
Thursday, 08 December 2016 18:58
Maggie
I love both so much! I love this trilogy and am excited to see how it ends!
Monday, 12 December 2016 00:30
Anne
Sounds like an exciting series!
Thursday, 15 December 2016 10:57
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2nd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 1

2nd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 1
Welcome to YABC's second 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 US...
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Alyssa Annico
Front Lines looks like a great read!
Thursday, 01 December 2016 15:30
Shannon Mizikoski
Oooh so many of these look FABULOUS, but I am extra excited to read The Great Pursuit!!
Thursday, 01 December 2016 22:05
Tiffany Engler
All of these books look so amazing! Thank you for the chance!
Friday, 02 December 2016 09:40
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Spotlight on Dead Girls Society, Plus Review & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Dead Girls Society, Plus Review & Giveaway!
Today we're spotlighting Michelle Krys' novel, Dead Girls Society! Read on for more about Michelle and her novel, plus a review, and giveaway!     Meet Michelle Krys! Michelle Krys is the author of Hexed, Charmed, and Dead Girls Society. When she’s not writing books for teens, Michelle moonlights as a NICU nurse. She lives in...
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Katrina
This is listed as ending on 12/29, but when you click on the rafflecopter is says the giveaway has not started yet. When will it b... Read More
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 17:39
Candice Gigous
The cover is cool. The wax seal on the letter and the possible drops of blood give a mystery vibe. The synopsis is very intriguing... Read More
Friday, 30 December 2016 13:46
John
The cover has an austere brilliance, the synopsis has an elegant grace.
Friday, 30 December 2016 16:23
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