Giveaway: Twyning by Terence Blacker (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: Twyning by Terence Blacker (US & Canada Only)
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Twyning Author’s Name: Terence Blacker Book’s Release Date: 9/9/14     About the Book In a harsh and dangerous world, a rat and a boy must each choose their way as their fates become inextricably linked. Efren is a young rat, unnoticed and timid among the kingdom of rats living...
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Sandra Lam
A jockey
Friday, 01 August 2014 16:54
Susan T.
He wanted to be a jockey!
Saturday, 02 August 2014 19:12
Dylan Calvert
A jocky!!!!
Tuesday, 12 August 2014 11:51
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Giveaway: Monstrous Affections - An Anthology of Beastly Tales by Kelly Link & Gavin J. Grant (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: Monstrous Affections - An Anthology of Beastly Tales by Kelly Link & Gavin J. Grant (US & Canada Only)
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Monstrous Affections: An Anthology of Beastly Tales Author’s Name: Kelly Link & Gavin J. Grant (editors) Book’s Release Date: 9/9/14   About the Book Fifteen top voices in speculative fiction explore the intersection of fear and love in a haunting, at times hilarious, darkly imaginative volume. Predatory kraken that sing...
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Sandra Lam
Steampunk! An Anthology of Fantastically Rich and Strange Stories
Friday, 01 August 2014 16:57
Susan T.
Steampunk! An Anthology of Fantastically Rich and Strange Stories ... Read More
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Steampunk! An Anthology of Fantastically Rich & Strange Stories
Saturday, 16 August 2014 23:33
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Giveaway: Storm Siren by Mary Weber (US Only)

Giveaway: Storm Siren by Mary Weber (US Only)
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Book’s Title: Storm Siren Author’s Name: Mary Weber Book’s Release Date: August 19, 2014   About the Book In a world at war, a slave girl's lethal curse could become one kingdom's weapon of salvation. If the curse - and the girl - can be controlled. As a slave in...
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Charlotte
It's an amazing book guys! Read it!
Friday, 01 August 2014 13:40
Sarah Zane Kellar
I wouldn't want a power like that. It seems that they always are forced to be used for evil.
Friday, 01 August 2014 13:52
Katie Reynoso
I CAN NOT wait to get this book!! 1. For myself! and 2. For My girls!! I am SUPER proud of my great friend Mary and her accomplish... Read More
Friday, 01 August 2014 13:57
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Giveaway: Let's Get Lost by Adi Alsaid (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: Let's Get Lost by Adi Alsaid (US & Canada Only)
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Book’s Title: Let’s Get Lost Author’s Name: Adi Alsaid Book’s Release Date: July 29, 2014   About the Book Five strangers. Countless adventures. One epic way to get lost. Four teens across the country have only one thing in common: a girl named LEILA. She crashes into their lives in...
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Sandra Lam
I've been on plenty of road trips and it's definitely not my idea of a fun vacation.
Friday, 01 August 2014 13:39
Sarah Zane Kellar
I've never been a huge fan of road trips. I always get cramped and tires. Plus I find it hard to read when I'm in a car.
Friday, 01 August 2014 13:43
Charlotte
The only road trip I was on was when I moved from GA to CO. I was quite bored for a lot of the time, but I really enjoyed the chan... Read More
Friday, 01 August 2014 13:46
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Giveaway: The Fog of Forgetting by G.A. Morgan (US Only)

Giveaway: The Fog of Forgetting by G.A. Morgan (US Only)
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Book’s Title: The Fog of Forgetting Author’s Name: G.A. Morgan Book’s Release Date: July 17, 2014   About the Book Move over, Narnia. The journey to Ayda has begun. The journey to Ayda begins when five children sneak out for a quick boat ride on a summer day. Engulfed in...
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HMS Cavalier is attacked by a French battleship
Saturday, 16 August 2014 23:31
Rachelle
The HMS Cavalier, has been shot with a cannon by a French battleship.
Sunday, 17 August 2014 23:03
Natalie
The HMS was attached by a French battleship.
Monday, 18 August 2014 09:30
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Giveaway: Homeroom Diaries by James Patterson & Lisa Papademetriou (US Only)

Giveaway: Homeroom Diaries by James Patterson & Lisa Papademetriou (US Only)
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HOMEROOM DIARIES by James Patterson & Lisa Papademetriou In stores July 21, 2014   About the Book In James Patterson's first highly illustrated "diary fiction" story for teens, the mega-bestselling author's most endearing and original teen heroine ever proves that everyone can use a helping hand once in a while....
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Shannon Cortazar
In answer to the giveaway question. The top-selling detective series would be referring to the psychologist Alex Cross. Which, by ... Read More
Friday, 01 August 2014 12:20
Miranda
His top-selling detective series is the Alex Cross Series. My Mom loves that series. She keeps trying to get me to read it, and I ... Read More
Wednesday, 13 August 2014 19:01
Sarah
Alex Cross
Friday, 15 August 2014 23:41
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Earth & Sky by Megan Crewe + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Earth & Sky by Megan Crewe + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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  Welcome to another great cover reveal, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for EARTH & SKY by Megan Crewe, releasing   October 28, 2014 from Razorbill Canada/Amazon Skyscape . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Megan:   Hello YABC! I'm thrilled...
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sabina edwards
love the cover and this is the type of book I read
Thursday, 31 July 2014 12:21
Sandra Lam
I love the cover! The purple background was the first thing to catch my eye.
Thursday, 31 July 2014 12:21
Jen Kentfield
This cover is gorgeous! I've been looking forward to reading this book since Megan announced it. Sounds thrilling and I love a goo... Read More
Thursday, 31 July 2014 13:00
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#ReadISLA: Team ANNA, LOLA, or ISLA?

#ReadISLA: Team ANNA, LOLA, or ISLA?
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    Hello YABCers, today we're picking teams! If that isn't reason enough to choose TEAM ANNA, here are a few more...   "I'm a little distracted by this English French American boy masterpiece." Me too, Anna. Me. Too.      "Girl Scouts didn't teach me what to do with...
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Jen Kentfield
I'm totally Team Anna! But I can't wait to meet Isla and fall in love with Josh too!
Thursday, 31 July 2014 14:32
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Map Reveal: Winterspell by Claire Legrand + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Map Reveal: Winterspell by Claire Legrand + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hello YABC! Today we have a special kind of reveal for you! Today we're super excited to celebrate the map reveal for WINTERSPELL by Claire Legrand, releasing   September 30, 2014 from Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers . Before we get to the map, here's a note from...
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Meaghan
Hooray! Cat Scully is a fabulous artist and a great lady. So glad the two have teamed up. ... Read More
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 12:08
Sandra Lam
This book sounds fantastic! I can't wait till I get my hands on it!
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 12:28
Emily
I am very much looking forward to this book! The map is lovely!
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 13:05
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#ReadISLA Flashback: Lola And The Boy Next Door

#ReadISLA Flashback: Lola And The Boy Next Door
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  Hey guys, today we're hanging out with Lola and Cricket!   Budding designer Lola Nolan doesn’t believe in fashion...she believes in costume. The more expressive the outfit--more sparkly, more fun, more wild--the better. But even though Lola’s style is outrageous, she’s a devoted daughter and friend with some big...
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Vivien
This is the first contemporary that I fell head over heels!! Utterly amazing.
Monday, 21 July 2014 12:44
Kara
God, I love Anna and the French Kiss. The book gave a little knowledge & laughter. Anna was a character w/ faults, but I couldn't ... Read More
Tuesday, 22 July 2014 11:58
Jen Bruce
I loved how quirky and inside her own head Anna was. How she didn't want to complicate things with her new set of friends, so she ... Read More
Wednesday, 23 July 2014 10:57
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