Chapter 50 Read Along: Tendrils of Darkness

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Is  Tendrils of Darkness  new to you? If so, click here to go to Chapter 1! Final Confrontation   Years of sentinel training had taught Daen that there was only one replacement for careful planning and patience—dumb luck. They would need plenty of it to get through today. No sooner...
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Giveaway: MY PILLOW KEEPS MOVING (US ONLY)

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My Pillow Keeps Moving (US Only) by: Laura Gehl illustrated by: Christopher Weyant Release Date: January 2018 Publisher: Viking Books For Young Readers About the Book: Laura Gehl’s new “dog-turned-pillow” page-turner will keep kids giggling. In it, a resourceful dog makes himself indispensible to his unsuspecting adopted person. The perplexed...
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Erin
I love all of the colors and the cuteness of the cover. The puppy and kitty make me wonder what these 2 are going to end up gettin... Read More
Friday, 12 January 2018 15:11
John
I love the delightful cover, and I dare not read the synopsis or it will spoil the excitements and surprises I know the book will ... Read More
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Featured Review: A Taxonomy of Love by Rachael Allen

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About This Book: The moment Spencer meets Hope the summer before seventh grade, it’s . . . something at first sight. He knows she’s special, possibly even magical. The pair become fast friends, climbing trees and planning world travels. After years of being outshone by his older brother and teased...
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Author Chat with Amy Giles (Now Is Everything), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat Amy Giles , author of  Now Is Everything.   Read on for more about Amy and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Amy Giles !     Amy Giles is a copywriter and has written everything from cereal commercials to animated webisodes to commercial...
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Dianna G.
Oooooh, this sounds like a good book! I love family dysfunction stories, and the cover has an eerie appeal.
Friday, 12 January 2018 22:57
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: Tell Me No Lies by A.V. Geiger + Giveaway (US/Canada)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for TELL ME NO LIES by A.V. Geiger , releasing June 5, 2018, from Sourcebooks Fire. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from A.V.:  Hello YABCers! Ever since the release of my debut social-media thriller FOLLOW ME...
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The cover for Tell Me No Lies is absolutely beautiful! I think it is a great cover by its self and at the same time it ties really... Read More
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Dianna G.
I love that these covers (Tell Me No Lies and Follow Me Back) have a coordinated look. Great to hear that it picks up where Follo... Read More
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Tiffany Engler
I like the cover to Tell Me No Lies. I just don't like that it doesn't match!!!!
Saturday, 13 January 2018 17:27
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Featured Review: The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman

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About This Book: From beloved author Alice Hoffman comes the spellbinding prequel to her bestseller,  Practical Magic . Find your magic . For the Owens family, love is a curse that began in 1620, when Maria Owens was charged with witchery for loving the wrong man. Hundreds of years later,...
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YABC Buzzworthy Books Of Winter 2018, Plus HUGE Giveaway!!

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There are SO MANY amazing books hitting the shelves this Winter.... Which ones are we buzzing about? Check out our list and be sure to enter the awesome giveaway for a chance to win some of these buzzworthy books!           The Traitor Prince (CJ Redwine) Javan...
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So many amazing titles to look forward to! I'm always on the hunt for books my teen daughter and I can enjoy together. Belles, Y... Read More
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John
"Which Buzzworthy Book Of Winter (2018) are you most excited about?" I will say "The Hazel Wood"!
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There’s so many I’m excited for! To name a few: Everless, Obsidio, Wish Granted, Wicked Charm, Honor Among Thieves. Truly Devious ... Read More
Friday, 12 January 2018 04:40
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Blog Tour: Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu, Plus Review!

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Today we're excited to be part of the blog tour for Marie Lu's book  Batman: Nightwalker .   Read on for more about Marie Lu, her book, and a review! Meet Marie Lu ! Marie Lu is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Legend trilogy and The...
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Featured Review: Crown's Shield by Frost Kay

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About This Book: Trickery. War. Betrayal. Despite her resolve to cut ties with the rebellion, Sage Blackwell is forced to turn to her old allies...But when the ultimate betrayal puts her in an impossible position, she has to make a life changing decision: FREEDOM OR PEACE? From the moment he...
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Author Chat with Maureen Johnson (Truly Devious), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Maureen Johnson , author of  Truly Devious.   Read on for more about Maureen and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Maureen Johnson !     Maureen Johnson is the New York Times bestselling author of over a dozen YA novels, including: 13...
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I love the dark, swirling feel of the cover. The summary sounds great. I read a Maureen Johnson story for the first time in "Let ... Read More
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 20:38
John
The cover is okay. I like the sound of intricately plotted mysteries!
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I had the pleasure of receiving an e-arc of this novel and OMG HIGHLY recommend it. Diverse set of characters, intriguing mystery,... Read More
Thursday, 11 January 2018 04:37
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