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YABC Mailbox Book Haul - April 2014 + Giveaway (US only)

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Hey guys! Ready to see what we got in the YABC Mailbox this past month?
First, here's the mess I made unboxing it all:

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I bet you already spy some goodies in there, don't you? 

On to the book haul!

 

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Some great titles from Random House Kids! And look, a diverse YA heroine! Woot!

 

I'm just a *tad* excited to have LET THE STORM BREAK in my hands. 
Great haul from Simon Teen and Random House Kids!

 

Some more Simon Teen pretties and two from Merit Press!

 

Here we have beauties from HarlequinTeen, Orbit, and Sourcebooks. 

 

Titles from Scholastic, St. Martins, Disney/Hyperion, Macmillan, and Entangled Teen!

 

Gorgeous hardbacks from Harper Teen!

 

You want more Harper Teen titles? *hands you some*

 

Still not satisfied? *hands you MOAR HARPER TEEN*

 

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What? Still not enough? You guys are hard to please. 

 

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Ooooh and finally, Candlewick in the house!

 

 

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Pretties from Candlewick, Scholastic, and Simon Kids.

 

Cuties from Scholastic and Simon Kids. 

 

Adams Media, Candlewick, Random House Kids, and Peachtree.
How much does everyone need the Fairies book? Cuz I *needs* it.

 

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has Middle Grade Mania with these spring titles!

 

Moar Candlewick, Peachtree, and Random House Kids. I absolutely adore the Alice-Miranda books!

 

Some incredible hardback cover art from Candlewick and Random House Kids.

 

 

 

 

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I love these little 3D pocket guides from Candlewick. I have a dozen of them and still need more!

 

Mother's Day picture books! Nothing more adorable.
These are from Random House Kids and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 

 

A few for the older kiddos from Candlewick. Gimme the Lizzy Bennet's Diary, please!

 

Beautiful full color picture books from Disney/Hyperion, Candlewick, and Peachtree.

 

 

Giveaway Time!

Which books are you most excited about? Fill out the rafflecopter form below and leave your picks in the comments. I'll pick two of you to choose a book from the current Prize Shelf (shown below). 

 

Good luck!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

 






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  • Guest
    Rachel Friday, 18 April 2014

    Looking forward to The Strange and Beautiful Sorrow of Ava Lavender.

  • Vivien
    Vivien Friday, 18 April 2014

    Half Life of Molly Pierce, On the Fence, The Murder Complex and Death Sworn!

  • Guest
    Ashley Friday, 18 April 2014

    The Vigilante Poets of Selwyn Academy and Fan Art

  • Mo Gillespie
    Mo Gillespie Friday, 18 April 2014

    Death Sworn, Fan Art and Guys in Real Life are books I want to read.

  • Justine
    Justine Friday, 18 April 2014

    Wild and The Murder Complex are two of my most anticipated releases this year!

  • Guest
    Stacy Friday, 18 April 2014

    17 First Kisses....

  • AvidAbbie
    AvidAbbie Friday, 18 April 2014

    The chance you won't return

  • Kathryn Lynn Frank
    Kathryn Lynn Frank Friday, 18 April 2014

    I looking forward to all the HaperTeen ones! Also Don't Even Think About It, The Mirk and The Midnight Hour, Rain, Catch a Falling Star, Deep Blue, and Sky Raiders!

  • Guest
    Jocelyn Rish Friday, 18 April 2014

    So many of these I'm looking forward to, but I guess I'll narrow it down to Deep Blue and Dorothy Must Die.

  • Guest
    Sandy Steckler Friday, 18 April 2014

    Don't You Forget About Me - that is the one I want to read

  • Guest
    Radical Faith Ent. Friday, 18 April 2014

    Free Sci-fi/Fantasy eBook
    Receive a free sample of Radical Faith - Gift of Time by downloading the free Kindle app on Amazon.
    Book Trailer: http://radicalfaithent.weebly.com
    Book Link: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00IN648XI

  • Guest
    Stephani Saturday, 19 April 2014

    Dorthy Must Die. Every time I see that book around I get even more excited to read it. ;)

  • Guest
    Clara K Saturday, 19 April 2014

    So excited for Deep Blue, Fan Art, and Salvage as well as pretty much every other one :D

  • Makaela
    Makaela Saturday, 19 April 2014

    I would totally love the HC of Salvage!

  • Rain Jeys
    Rain Jeys Saturday, 19 April 2014

    Ooh Death Sworn! Thanks so much!

  • Nichol
    Nichol Saturday, 19 April 2014

    Oh gosh, I'm excited for all of them, especially the Harper Teen titles! I'm really looking forward to Murder Complex!

  • Guest
    Taj Kingston Saturday, 19 April 2014

    I'm looking forward to my daughter reading "Wind Dancer." (Taj Kingston)

  • Sarah Zane Kellar
    Sarah Zane Kellar Saturday, 19 April 2014

    I just finished Dorothy Must Die and it was amazing.

  • Guest
    Beverly S. Clark Sunday, 20 April 2014

    Would love to read Ask Again Later and Guy in Real Life.

  • Brittany
    Brittany Monday, 21 April 2014

    Oh I can't choose just one book! They all look so great! hmmmm, however if I have to chose one it would be Deep Blue by Jennifer Donnelly.

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