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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST - Drive Through Movie Review

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST - Drive Through Movie Review

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Kristin and Clint of the NerdRiders hit the road after seeing a sneak peek of the new Disney live-action film BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. Here are their thoughts.

 

 

What is your favorite Disney film?

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Featured Review: Who Killed Christopher Goodman?: Based on a True Crime by Allan Wolf

Featured Review: Who Killed Christopher Goodman?: Based on a True Crime by Allan Wolf
About this book: Inspired by a tragic true event in his past, Allan Wolf examines the circumstances of one boy’s inexplicable murder and the fateful summer leading up to it. Everybody likes Chris Goodman. Sure, he’s a little odd. He wears those funny bell-bottoms and he really likes the word ennui and......
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Author Guest Post with Erin Estrada Kelly

Author Guest Post with Erin Estrada Kelly
Contributed by Erin Entrada Kelly When I was a little girl, I wasn’t a Ramona, Harriet, or Matilda. I wasn’t Clementine or Madeline. I didn’t get in trouble—well, not until later—so I was never carted off to the principal’s office. I kept my nose in books, not corners. And I was quiet. Not ......
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Giveaway: MAID OF THE KING'S COURT (US & Canada)

Giveaway: MAID OF THE KING'S COURT (US & Canada)
MAID OF THE KING’S COURT (US & Canada) by Lucy Worsley Release Date: March 14, 2017 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book In the vibrant, volatile court of Henry VIII, can even the most willful young woman direct her own fate and follow her heart in a world ruled by powerful m......
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John
Both the cover and the synopsis make me want to learn more! Kudos!
Monday, 20 March 2017 18:27
Julie
The synopsis sounds intriguing. I like court stories. And the cover is nice.
Monday, 20 March 2017 19:11
Susan T.
I love anything Henry VIII and Tudor related so I'm excited for this one! I really like the cover, she looks a bit guilty of somet... Read More
Sunday, 26 March 2017 14:32
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Featured Review: We Thought We Were Invincible by Michelle Lynn

Featured Review: We Thought We Were Invincible by Michelle Lynn
About this book: California “Callie” McCoy feels most alive when her feet are planted firmly on her surfboard on a big swell. And one day, she dreams of riding that wave out of her small town. Away from everyone. Her plan is simple: graduate high school. With Callie's best friend gone awa......
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Press Release: Random House Children's Books Announced as Official Publisher for Jumpstart's 12th Annual Read for the Record, Featuring QUACKERS by Liz Wong as the 2017 Campaign Book

Press Release:  Random House Children's Books Announced as Official Publisher for Jumpstart's 12th Annual Read for the Record, Featuring QUACKERS by Liz Wong as the 2017 Campaign Book

Jumpstart and Random House Children’s Books Partner to Promote Early Learning Though Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® Campaign Random House title, Quackers by Liz Wong, chosen as 2017 Read for the Record campaign book   BOSTON (MARCH 14, 2017)—Random House Children’s Books, the world’s largest children’s trade book publisher, has been selected as ......
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ March 15th, 2017

Waiting On Wednesday ~ March 15th, 2017
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.                     *Beth's Choice* (YABC Assistant Blog Manager)     Haunting The Deep (Adriana Mather) Author: Adriana Mather......
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It's Live!! Paperback Cover Reveal: Summer of the Supernovas by Darcy Woods + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Paperback Cover Reveal: Summer of the Supernovas by  Darcy Woods + Giveaway (US/Canada)
Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for the paperback edition of SUMMER OF SUPERNOVAS by Darcy Woods, releasing May 9th from Random House. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Darcy: Greetings, YABC lovelies! I’m Darcy Woods, author of the swoony with a s......
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Susan Light
This sounds so good! I cannot wait to read it.
Thursday, 16 March 2017 07:31
Candice Gigous
The cover is so sweet. The synopsis is very interesting. Sounds like a fun read.
Monday, 20 March 2017 04:10
John
Both the cover and the synopsis make me want to learn more! Kudos!
Monday, 20 March 2017 18:27
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Featured Review: Stranger Than Fanfiction (Chris Colfer)

Featured Review: Stranger Than Fanfiction (Chris Colfer)
About This Book: Cash Carter is the young, world famous lead actor of the hit television Wiz Kids. When four fans jokingly invite him on a cross-country road trip, they are shocked that he actually takes them up on it. Chased by paparazzi and hounded by reporters, this unlikely crew takes......
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Most Vivid Book Worlds/Settings

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Most Vivid Book Worlds/Settings
Welcome to Young Adult Book Central's Top Ten Tuesday post! Each Tuesday we will be hosting a different theme or topic involving all things bookish!!! The Top Ten Tuesday post was originally created at The Broke and The Bookish so visit there site for all the fun details about this awesome meme!!      ......
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