Featured Review: The Lost Causes (Alyssa Embree Schwartz & Jessica Koosed Etting)

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About This Book: They're the kids that no one knows --- or no one wants to know. The rich depressive, the OCD chick, the hypochondriac, the drug abuser, the athlete with anger management issues. All chosen for intensive group therapy because they're out of other options. They're lost causes, the...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Rogue Queen (Emily R King), Plus Giveaway ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  The Rogue Queen by Emily R King, releasing February 2018, from Skyscape Publishing!       Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Emily:   Hi, YABC! Welcome to the release of the cover for The Rogue Queen, the...
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Lisa (Dizneeee)
I love the cover! I think all three of the books have been stunning.
Monday, 04 September 2017 16:10
John
The cover looks photoshopped! Queens of fire and demons of ice do sound explosive!
Monday, 04 September 2017 18:18
Christina C.
I can't wait for this book! Dying to see what happens to Kalinda and the gang. ... Read More
Tuesday, 05 September 2017 05:15
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Giveaway: TEXT, DON'T CALL: AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE INTROVERTED LIFE (US Only)

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Text, Don’t Call: An Illustrated Guide to the Introverted Life (US Only) by: INFJoe Release Date: August 15, 2017 Publisher: TarcherPerigee/Penguin Random House About the Book: An illustrated guide to the challenges and pleasures of the introverted life. Introversion is “in.” But there are still many misconceptions about introverts in...
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John
That is the ideal hipster cover. And this does sound witty!
Monday, 04 September 2017 18:16
Dianna G.
The idea of this book is great. I am totally the "text, don't call" type. The cover is cute.
Wednesday, 06 September 2017 22:06
Lily M.
This book seems like I can relate to, that's exactly how I feel, text don't call me ... Read More
Monday, 11 September 2017 07:07
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Diversify Your Shelves: Angry Heroines Get Stuff Done

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Angry Heroines Get Stuff Done By F.C. Yee  THE EPIC CRUSH OF GENIE LO was definitely not the first book I’d ever written. Back when it only existed as a single chapter and some ideas about the characters, I was trying to get a completed middle grade book off the...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Jodi Meadows (Before She Ignites), 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  Jodi Meadows , YABC's Author of the...
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John
The cover looks atmospheric and witchy. And, yeah, being interested in dragons is so completely infra dig!
Monday, 04 September 2017 18:15
Susan Light
I love Jodi Meadows' books. I cannot wait to read her latest.
Tuesday, 05 September 2017 11:37
Lily M.
Loving the cover ?? had caught my attention, can't wait to check it out
Monday, 11 September 2017 07:04
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YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ September 4th, 2017

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Hello YABC'ers! Welcome to the newest weekly post by the Staff at YA Books Central called Current Reads Monday! We love everything bookish and just wanted to share with our readers what books we are currently reading and obsessing about! So check out what books the YABC Staff are currently...
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Chapter 31 Read Along: Tendrils of Darkness

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Is  Tendrils of Darkness  new to you? If so, click here to go to Chapter 1! The King’s Decision   “Zeph, my friend, is this not a wondrous castle?” said Demetrius. “Perhaps somewhat dated in furnishings, and the food is altogether bland, but the company—the company is incomparable.” Zeph had...
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Giveaway: THE REACTION (US & Canada)

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The Reaction: The War of Angels, Book Two (US & Canada) by: Helena Coggan Release Date: October 10, 2017 Publisher: Candlewick Press About the Book: In the explosive follow-up to The Catalyst, Rose Elmsworth faces a looming war as the world crumbles around her and shocking secrets come to light....
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John
The cover looks shocking-red. A world of monsters sounds intiguing.
Sunday, 03 September 2017 18:59
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Featured Review: Loved ~ House of Night Other World series, Book 1~ (Kristen Cast & P.C. Cast)

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About This Book: The bestselling series has returned! Join P.C. and Kristin Cast in celebrating the tenth anniversary of the House of Night series by going on a thrilling new adventure with your beloved Nerd Herd. It’s Zoey’s eighteenth birthmas and the Nerd Herd has been scattered across the country...
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Featured Review: Refugee by Alan Gratz

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About This Book: JOSEF is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world . . . ISABEL is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing...
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