2016 Sydney Taylor Book Awards Press Release

2016 Sydney Taylor Book Awards Press Release
Association of Jewish Libraries

  www.jewishlibraries.org     2016 Sydney Taylor Book Awards Announced by Association of Jewish Libraries Lesléa Newman and Amy June Bates, author and illustrator of  Ketzel, the Cat who Composed , Aharon Appelfeld, Philippe Dumas and Jeffrey M. Green, author, illustrator and translator of  Adam and Thomas , and Laura...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Cure by Tania Hagan + Giveaway (International)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Cure by Tania Hagan + Giveaway (International)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE CURE by Tania Hagan , releasing February 16, 2016 from CHBB. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Tania:   Hello YABC readers! Thank you so much for allowing me to share this special...
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Bri Holt
The cover is gorgeous and not overly done up. The synopsis definitely has me wanting to read this. Definitely a unique sounding st... Read More
Monday, 18 January 2016 12:13
Jackie Gonzalez
The cover is extremely gorgeous and The synopsis is amazing! I cannot wait to dive into this book!
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Fia
What do you think about the cover and synopsis? I'm glad you asked! I think the cover is amazing. I love how the hand and DNA-sha... Read More
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Giveaway: Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys (US only)

Giveaway: Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys (US only)
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SALT TO THE SEA by Ruta Sepetys   Release Date: 2/2/2016   About the Book For readers of Between Shades of Gray and All the Light We Cannot See , international bestselling author Ruta Sepetys returns to WWII in this epic novel that shines a light on one of the...
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Vivien
Love it!!! I absolutely ADORE Ruta's books. I cannot wait to read this one!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Even though I'll probably cry.
Friday, 15 January 2016 18:23
Aila Jiang
I fell in love with Ruta Sepetys's books when I first discovered them on the shelves of my library, and I can't wait to read this ... Read More
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Kara S
This author's reputation precedes her, and finally with this release, I recognize a storyline that will likely hook my interest! ... Read More
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Giveaway: Darkness Fair by Rachel A. Marks (US Only)

Giveaway: Darkness Fair by Rachel A. Marks (US Only)
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DARKNESS FAIR (Book Two of The Dark Cycle) by Rachel A. Marks Release Date: Feb 2nd, 2016   About the Book Against the backdrop of an ancient battle between the forces of Light and the forces of Darkness, Aidan struggles to control the newly awakened and enigmatic powers that seem...
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What do you think of the cover & synopsis? The covers are amazing! I love how they're two pictures over-lapping on each other! I... Read More
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 17:28
Zakiya Jamal
This sounds really interesting and the cover looks very dark and mysterious. ... Read More
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Linda Romer
These books sound exciting! And I love the cover ♡ Thank you
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Giveaway: The Ballet Cat Collection by Bob Shea (US only)

Giveaway: The Ballet Cat Collection by Bob Shea (US only)
BALLET CAT series Book 1: The Totally Secret Secret (in stores now!) Book 2: Dance! Dance! Underpants! (in stores February 2) by Bob Shea For Ages 6-8 About the Books The Totally Secret Secret Ballet Cat and Sparkles the Pony are trying to decide what to play today. Nothing that...
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The covers are adorable! Loving the bright colors! I love how it's about her friendships with Pony and Butter Bear! Seems Kawaii!... Read More
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 18:00
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The cover illustrations are cute and make me laugh, just like the synopsis promises. I would hang a poster of these covers in my o... Read More
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Giveaway: Almost Midnight by C.C. Hunter (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: Almost Midnight by C.C. Hunter (US & Canada Only)
ALMOST MIDNIGHT Author’s Name: C.C. Hunter Release Date: February 2, 2016   About the Book For the first time in print, 5 original e-novellas from the Shadow Falls world.  Hidden from the human world, Shadow Falls is a secret camp for teens with supernatural powers. But for four very different...
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I love Vampires ♡ Almost Midnight sounds great and the cover is awesome! Thank you
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Giveaway: The Steep and Thorny Way by Cat Winters (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: The Steep and Thorny Way by Cat Winters (US & Canada Only)
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The Steep and Thorny Way  by Cat Winters Release Date: March 8, 2016 About the Book A thrilling reimagining of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, The Steep and Thorny Way tells the story of a murder most foul and the mighty power of love and acceptance in a state gone terribly rotten. 1920s...
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Such a spooky cover! So excited for Cat. I am so very eager to read a new story from her.
Friday, 15 January 2016 18:23
Florence Mims
The cover is hauntingly beautiful! I can't wait to read the wonderful story of Hanalee and to discover the answers surrounding her... Read More
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The cover does not stand out in the crowded field of acclaimed new releases in YA Fiction. That doesn't matter to me at all becau... Read More
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THE SHADOW QUEEN by C.J. Redwine: Map Reveal, Pre-order Campaign, & Giveaway (International)

THE SHADOW QUEEN by C.J. Redwine: Map Reveal, Pre-order Campaign, & Giveaway (International)
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Today we're excited to kick off the pre-order campaign for C.J. Redwine's highly anticipated THE SHADOW QUEEN (hits shelves 2/16/16)! If you love your fairy tales dark and dangerous, this one is for you.  First, a note from C.J.   Hi YABCers! I'm thrilled to announce that I've partnered with...
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Love the cover, and the synopsis is intriguing! Can't wait to give this a go! ... Read More
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So in love with the cover!!!!! I am so excited for another book from C.J. ... Read More
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Ever since I first heard about this book I was excited. And then I seen the cover and read the synopsis and now I can't freaking w... Read More
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Spotlight on See How They Run by Ally Carter, Plus Giveaway!

Spotlight on See How They Run by Ally Carter, Plus Giveaway!
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  Today, we're spotlighting  S ee How They Run (Embassy Row, Book Two ). Ally Carter's 's new release brings readers back into the world of Embassy Row. Read on for a sneak peek of this book and a chance to enter the giveaway!     But first, meet Ally. Ally...
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I keep hearing great things about this series, so I'm finally gonna snatch this opportunity to win! Thank you for this. Cheers, ... Read More
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: This Is Our Story by Ashley Elston + Giveaway (International)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: This Is Our Story by Ashley Elston + Giveaway (International)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THIS IS OUR STORY by Ashley Elston , releasing November 15, 2016 from Disney Hyperion. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Ashley:   Hi YABC! And welcome to the exclusive cover reveal for THIS...
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I love Ashley's previous books and this sounds just as awesome!! And that cover is gorgeous. Thanks for the opportunity!!... Read More
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Amy Hart
I like the story and cover!
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That cover is fantastic! Can't wait for another great read from Ashley!
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