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YABC Mailbox - February 2014 + Giveaway (US only)

YABC Mailbox - February 2014 + Giveaway (US only)

 

Hello YABCers. Happy March! I have some bad news and some good news for you. 

The Good News: I am now a published author! My debut The 57 Lives of Alex Wayfare releases this week on March 4th from Strange Chemistry. Woo hoo! 

The Bad News: Now that I have a book out, that means I have deadlines and Book 2 drafting and promo responsibilites and guest posts to write and and and and and.... There's so much to do that I can't seem to find time to film my monthly YABC Mailbox videos. *sad face* 

I have truly enjoyed chair dancing and being truly gooftastic for you all over the past three years. These videos have been a highlight of mine, and I will really miss doing them.

However, this doesn't mean I won't be sharing the YABC Mailbox with you each month. I'll just be doing it in a different (less time-consuming) format.

I'll be showcasing the new titles we received for review right here on the blog! And don't worry, I will still offer a giveaway at the end as well. So you'll still have a chance to get your hands on a book from the Prize Shelf.

Ready to see what Santa brought us the past few weeks? 

Let's get to the books!

 

You'll be happy to know I didn't get one paper cut while opening these happy packages.

That's a first for me!

 

 

 

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Lookie at my book up there on the top right of the last pic! This is a dream come true, folks. Always wanted to add my own book to the YABCmailbox haul. *flails*

 

 

 

 

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

Good luck!

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Comments 23

 
Guest - Cassie G on Sunday, 02 March 2014 12:50

I'm really looking forward to The Last Forever by Deb Caletti, I always really like her books and it seems like a really good one!

I'm really looking forward to The Last Forever by Deb Caletti, I always really like her books and it seems like a really good one!
Katie on Sunday, 02 March 2014 12:54

I'm looking forward to 'Into the Still Blue' by Veronica Rossi. She's one of my favorite authors and this series is also one of my favorites. I like recommending this series if you liked "The girl of Fire and Thorn' by Rae Carson and i would recommend it to those who read my comment! ;)

I'm looking forward to 'Into the Still Blue' by Veronica Rossi. She's one of my favorite authors and this series is also one of my favorites. I like recommending this series if you liked "The girl of Fire and Thorn' by Rae Carson and i would recommend it to those who read my comment! ;)
Katie on Sunday, 02 March 2014 13:00

I just want everyone to know that i am sorry for all of the duplicate comments and I'll try to get rid of them as soon as possible...

I just want everyone to know that i am sorry for all of the duplicate comments and I'll try to get rid of them as soon as possible...
Katie on Sunday, 02 March 2014 13:01

And they're gone... (at least for me)

And they're gone... (at least for me)
Yvonne Jefferson on Sunday, 02 March 2014 13:25

Dorthy Must Die has been on my TBR since I first read about it. April can't get here soon enough.

Dorthy Must Die has been on my TBR since I first read about it. April can't get here soon enough.
Guest - Amy on Sunday, 02 March 2014 14:09

I'm really looking forward to reading Dorothy Must Die, The 57 lives of Alex Wayfare and The Tyrant's Daughter

I'm really looking forward to reading Dorothy Must Die, The 57 lives of Alex Wayfare and The Tyrant's Daughter
Mykenna Dutton on Sunday, 02 March 2014 15:04

Into the Still Blue. I've been wanting to read that book forever!

Into the Still Blue. I've been wanting to read that book forever!
Guest - Katrina Pierce on Sunday, 02 March 2014 15:14

Split Second! :D

Split Second! :D
Vivien on Sunday, 02 March 2014 16:46

Into the Still Blue!

Into the Still Blue!
Guest - Angela C on Sunday, 02 March 2014 20:21

The Last Best Kiss and Split Second!! :D

The Last Best Kiss and Split Second!! :D
Sarah Zane Kellar on Monday, 03 March 2014 00:34

Dorothy Must Die!!!!!

Dorothy Must Die!!!!!
Guest - Stephani watson on Monday, 03 March 2014 01:14

I would have to say After the End. Sounds amazing.

I would have to say After the End. Sounds amazing.
maidenveil on Monday, 03 March 2014 19:28

Memory of Water looks...creepy and interesting.

Memory of Water looks...creepy and interesting.
Agustina Gonzalez on Wednesday, 05 March 2014 16:25

Many great books!!! lol Dorothy Must Die, Into the Still Blue, The 57 lives of Alex Wayfare, The Glass Casket and After the End. All seems interesting to me :)

Many great books!!! lol Dorothy Must Die, Into the Still Blue, The 57 lives of Alex Wayfare, The Glass Casket and After the End. All seems interesting to me :)
Guest - Yesenia De Anda on Thursday, 06 March 2014 11:28

Into the still blue, because im so excited to finish the amazing series. Its excitibg and sad that it is done ..

Into the still blue, because im so excited to finish the amazing series. Its excitibg and sad that it is done ..
L on Sunday, 09 March 2014 00:56

played

played
Guest - Natasha on Sunday, 09 March 2014 03:39

Autumn Rose.
Thanks for the chance to win!

Autumn Rose. Thanks for the chance to win!
Nikita on Monday, 10 March 2014 16:15

I MOST DEFINITELY want to read The Secret Diamond Sisters!! It's #1 on my read-list right now.

I MOST DEFINITELY want to read The Secret Diamond Sisters!! It's #1 on my read-list right now.
Dee Tee on Tuesday, 11 March 2014 21:53

The crown of midnight is my anticipated one!!!

The crown of midnight is my anticipated one!!!
Connie on Tuesday, 11 March 2014 23:52

The Last Forever!

The Last Forever!

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