Author Chat with The Lady Janies (Brodi Ashton, Cynthia Hand, & Jodi Meadows), My Lady Jane, plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with The Lady Janies (Brodi Ashton, Cynthia Hand, & Jodi Meadows), My Lady Jane, plus Giveaway!
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Today on the YABC blog we are happy to sit down with   The Lady Janies ( Brodi Ashton, Cynthia Hand, & Jodi Meadows )   and talk with them about their upcoming release, My Lady Jane, which releases  on shelves on June 7th, 2016.           YABC: What gave you the...
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Cali M.
Thanks for the giveaway! I guess I would ask if it's fun to write with co-authors. ... Read More
Tuesday, 07 June 2016 18:18
Kara S
I don't ask questions; I just thank these wonderful humans for creating such an exciting reading adventure! Cheers, Kara S
Saturday, 11 June 2016 12:28
Bhavya T.
I don't know if I have any questions for these lovely ladies. ... Read More
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 11:39
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Spotlight on Frayed by Kara Terzis, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Frayed by Kara Terzis, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting Kara Terzis' novel,  Frayed!  Read on for more about Kara, her novel, an excerpt, plus a giveaway!     Meet Kara Terzis! Kara Terzis was twelve when she wrote her first novel, and has not stopped writing since. Later she started publishing her work on Wattpad where...
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Daniela
The most thrilling thing I plan on doing this summer is just reading all day with no interruptions.
Thursday, 23 June 2016 14:27
Eddie Black
I always enjoy books where we find out that a character is not who we thought, so this sounds like a good one. I don't real... Read More
Monday, 27 June 2016 22:12
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What's New in YA--June 7, 2016

What's New in YA--June 7, 2016



























Are you wondering what's new in YA  today? Check out these wonderful  new  releases!     College freshman Liv is more than just a fangirl: The Starveil movies are her life… So, when her favorite character, Captain Matt Spartan, is killed off at the end of the last movie, Liv...
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June Book Haul!

June Book Haul!


The first of our summer Book Haul videos is up. We received some exciting titles this month, especially if you're a fan of YA! Check out our haul and tell us which titles you want for your TBR in the comments below:  
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Featured Review: Doreen by Ilana Manaster

Featured Review: Doreen by Ilana Manaster
  About this book: A modern makeover of The Picture of Dorian Gray When Doreen Gray walks in the vaulted doorway of elite Chandler Academy, she is a sad, disastrous mess of acne, frizzy hair, and low self-esteem. Heidi Whelan, social-climber turned queen bee, takes one look and knows she...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Julie Eshbaugh (Ivory and Bone), Plus Giveaway!

Author Of The Week: Chat with Julie Eshbaugh (Ivory and Bone), Plus Giveaway!
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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!     Introducing Julie Eshbaugh ,  YABC's Author of the...
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Kathleen Pasqualini
I love the cover. It's so unique and bold. I'd ask Julie, where did you get the idea to do this take on P&P?
Friday, 10 June 2016 17:34
Kara S
I don't have any questions; my mind is focused on the gratitude for this feature and giveaway! Sincerely, Kara S
Saturday, 11 June 2016 12:52
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Do you think moving several times to diverse locations has helped with creativity? I , too, have moved around a lot growing up.... Read More
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The Librarian's Corner--June 6, 2016

The Librarian's Corner--June 6, 2016







Vacation Books! This month I'm featuring some fantastic books to recommend to your students, colleagues, friends or even complete strangers! All of the books feature romance, summer, and some kind of vacation. These books make great vacation reads - get a copy from your local library (and treat it with...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Return of the Continuums by Jennifer Brody + Giveaway (US/Can)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Return of the Continuums by Jennifer Brody + Giveaway (US/Can)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for RETURN OF THE CONTINUUMS by Jennifer Brody, releasing November 1, 2016 from Turner Publishing. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Jennifer:   Hi, YABC! I’m beyond THRILLED to share the brilliant cover for the...
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Michelle Grondine
OBSESSED WITH THE ROTC COVER JENN! Love the backstory and bravo to Turner Pub and artist Maddie Cothren! Even more obsessed with t... Read More
Tuesday, 07 June 2016 02:09
Susan T.
The cover is really unique and the colours remind me of antique maps. I like how all the areas/elements are represented in the cir... Read More
Thursday, 16 June 2016 13:11
Linda Romer
The continuums books sound great ♡ The cover is also fantastic. Thank you
Friday, 17 June 2016 22:05
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Featured Review: Wandmaker by Ed Masessa

Featured Review: Wandmaker by Ed Masessa
About this book: Magic is real -- and it runs in the family -- in this charming fantasy adventure about a boy who must balance his magical education with the demands of big-brotherhood, perfect for fans of Jenny Nimmo and Angie Sage. Henry Leach the Eighth doesn't know it yet,...
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Giveaway: National Geographic - The Angry Birds Movie & Other Titles (US Only)

Giveaway: National Geographic - The Angry Birds Movie & Other Titles (US Only)



National Geographic The  Angry Birds Movie: Red's Big Adventure Release Date:  4/5/16 Publisher: National Geographic Children's  Books ISBN-13: 978-1-4262-1684-8 Genre: Middle Grade Non-fiction Age Range: 8+   100 Things to Know Before  You Grow Up by Lisa Gerry Release Date:  3/8/16 Publisher: National Geographic Children's  Books ISBN-13: 978-1-4262-2316-4 Genre: Middle...
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stephanie bondlow
This is an excellent prize! I love National Geographic AND Angry Birds!
Saturday, 18 June 2016 13:37
Dianna G.
National Geographic is such a great resource for highly engaging facts and images. My kids would love this prize pack.
Thursday, 23 June 2016 22:04
Danielle Hammelef
These covers are extremely attractive, bright, and mostly FUN! I'd pick them up to read.
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