Giveaway: A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis (US Only)

Giveaway: A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis (US Only)
A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis Release Date: 10/6/15   About the Book Grace Mae knows madness. She keeps it locked away, along with her voice, trapped deep inside a brilliant mind that cannot forget horrific family secrets. Those secrets, along with the bulge in her belly, land her...
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Alligator
Friday, 18 September 2015 15:58
Shannon Mizikoski
An Alligator
Saturday, 19 September 2015 01:03
Jennifer Lancaster
One of the animals I grew up terrified of while living in Florida....an alligator!
Saturday, 19 September 2015 11:04
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Giveaway: State of Grace by Hilary Badger (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: State of Grace by Hilary Badger (US & Canada Only)
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State of Grace by Hilary Badger Release Date: 9/1/15   About the Book The trees are laden with fruit and the water in the lagoon is as clear as crystal. Wren's world is a utopia. If only she could stop the strange visions she's started having: flashes of another world,...
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Danae Summers
Blaze
Friday, 18 September 2015 11:32
Kimberly Vanderbloom
This looks fantastic
Friday, 18 September 2015 11:45
Susan T.
Blaze is the most beautiful and mysterious of creations.
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 00:45
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Summer of Supernovas by Darcy Woods + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Summer of Supernovas by Darcy Woods + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hello, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SUMMER OF SUPERNOVAS by Darcy Woods, releasing May 10, 2016 from Random House/Crown Books for Young Readers. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Darcy:   Hello YABC! And welcome to the exclusive cover reveal...
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Kelly G
The cover is gorgeous and the synopsis sounds original and sweet!
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 15:05
Sarah
So proud of you Darcy the cover is as stunning as you are. I can't wait to get my hands on this in May!
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 15:16
Shannon Mizikoski
The cover is GORGEOUS. And the synopsis sounds really fun! Can't wait to read this one!
Saturday, 19 September 2015 01:02
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Author Chat with Aaron Hartzler

Author Chat with Aaron Hartzler
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  Contributed by Angela Blount     Angela Blount: What compelled you to write in the Young Adult contemporary genre?   Aaron Hartzler:  Honestly, I didn't really choose a genre when I sat down to write my first book. I just chose to tell the story I felt compelled to...
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That's a complex question. One good thing social media has done is give activists all over the world a way to connect to organize... Read More
Sunday, 20 September 2015 03:00
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Social media has resulted in people learning more about social issues and thus feeling more responsible to repair them. At the sam... Read More
Thursday, 24 September 2015 19:51
Agustina Gonzalez
There some good and bad things about social media. For one thing, it has allowed us to easily interact with many people around the... Read More
Thursday, 01 October 2015 03:11
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I Can Readathon Campaign--Press Release

I Can Readathon Campaign--Press Release
  PBS KIDS JOINS HARPERCOLLINS CHILDREN’S BOOKS FOR 2 nd ANNUAL I CAN READATHON CAMPAIGN   New York, NY (September 15, 2015)—HarperCollins’s I Can Read! books and PBS KIDS are collaborating on a national I Can Readathon campaign. Now in its second year, the campaign is designed to get kids...
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Half In Love With Death by Emily Ross + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Half In Love With Death by Emily Ross + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for HALF IN LOVE WITH DEATH by Emily Ross, releasing December 18, 2015 from Merit Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Emily:   Hi, YABC readers! I’m absolutely thrilled to share the cover of...
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Karen Woodard
Both are very interesting!
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 16:45
Emily
You are absolutely right about things like this happening a lot in the 60s. So many runaways.
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 17:29
Caitlyn
Emily Ross is a genius. I'll leave it at that. Move over Ms. Rowling. I want to know when the movie with Jennifer Lawrence and Chr... Read More
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 19:32
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Giveaway: Among the Shadows (US Only)

Giveaway: Among the Shadows (US Only)
AMONG THE SHADOWS Editors: Demitria Lunetta, Kate Karyus Quinn, Mindy McGinnis Authors: Lenore Appelhans, Joelle Charbonneau, Kelly Fiore, Geoffrey Girard, Justina Ireland, Lydia Kang, R.C. Lewis, Gretchen McNeil, Phoebe North, Beth Revis  Release Date: September 14, 2015   About the Book Even the lightest hearts have shaded corners to hide...
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Beth Revis
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 16:50
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Beth Revis
Friday, 18 September 2015 16:05
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Last but certainly not least -- Beth Revis!
Sunday, 20 September 2015 02:46
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: 26 Kisses by Anna Michels + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: 26 Kisses by Anna Michels + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Welcome to today's cover reveal, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for 26 KISSES by Anna Michels, releasing May 24, 2016 from Simon Pulse. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Anna:   Hey there, YABC! I’m jumping-up-and-down excited to reveal the cover...
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Cover is seriously one of the best because who doesn't like different shades of lipstick! The synopsis really makes me smile becau... Read More
Saturday, 12 September 2015 22:20
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The cover and title would definitely catch my eye and prompt me to pick it up off the shelf. The description would ensure that I... Read More
Monday, 14 September 2015 18:13
Karen Woodard
Both seem very interesting and have me excited!!
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 16:04
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Love Letters to Literature #2

Love Letters to Literature #2
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Contributed by Alison Hong   To Lucy Maud Montgomery,    I read it somewhere that you can never forget your first book.    Well, I'm sure that my first book was about a cat in a hat and some wild adventures it had. It wasn't memorable (sorry, Dr. Seuss). But...
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I have never read any of these books, but I definitely will have to! Supernatural, FTW!
Monday, 14 September 2015 14:02
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Author Guest Post--Maggie Thrash

Author Guest Post--Maggie Thrash
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  Fifteen is a cool and weird age because you think you know yourself, but in reality you have no idea what you're capable of. And I don't mean that in a hollow “reach for the stars!” way, or in a condescending “you're just a kid!” way either. At that...
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Angela Kunkel
I have been dying to read this!
Friday, 02 October 2015 12:02
Candace Bullington
looks good
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 13:27
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