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Waiting On Wednesday ~ April 5th, 2017

Waiting On Wednesday ~ April 5th, 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* (Assistant Blog Manager for YABC)   Bad Romance (Heather Demetrios) Author: Heather Demetrios Book: Hardcover, 368......
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: City of Grit and Gold by Maud Macrory Powell + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: City of Grit and Gold by Maud Macrory Powell + Giveaway (US Only)
Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for CITY OF GRIT AND GOLD by Maud Macrory Powell, releasing May 1, 2017 from Allium Press of Chicago. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Maud: I’m very excited to share the cover of my debut n......
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John
The cover is very cool, and the synopsis gave me a good idea of what the book is about!
Wednesday, 05 April 2017 22:40
Linda Romer
City of grit and gold sounds great! I love the cover! Thank you
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 16:13
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Giveaway: MOTOR GIRLS (US Only)

Giveaway: MOTOR GIRLS (US Only)
Motor Girls: How Women Took the Wheel and Drove Boldly Into the Twentieth Century (US Only) by Sue Macy Release Date: February 2017 Publisher: National Geographic Kids Books   About the Book Come along for a joy ride in this enthralling tribute to the daring women – Motor Girls, as they w......
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John
The cover is very cool, and the synopsis gave me a good idea of what the book is about!
Wednesday, 05 April 2017 22:39
Linda Romer
I love the cover! Girls rule!!!! Sounds like a good read. Thank you
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 19:03
Alyssa Annico
I love the cover and it looks really interesting!
Friday, 14 April 2017 10:16
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Featured Review: Letters To The Lost (Brigid Kemmerer)

Featured Review: Letters To The Lost (Brigid Kemmerer)
About This Book: Juliet Young always writes letters to her mother, a world-traveling photojournalist. Even after her mother's death, she leaves letters at her grave. It's the only way Juliet can cope. Declan Murphy isn't the sort of guy you want to cross. In the midst of his court-ordered community service......
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Favorite Covers Of 2017

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Favorite Covers Of 2017
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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What's New In YA ~ April 4th, 2017

What's New In YA ~ April 4th, 2017
Are you wondering what's new in  YA today? Check out these  wonderful new releases!         In this delightfully charming teen spin on You’ve Got Mail, the one guy Bailey Rydell can’t stand is actually the boy of her dreams—she just doesn’t know it yet.Classic movie buff Bailey “Mink” Rydell has spent months crushing on......
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Giveaway: HELLO, UNIVERSE (US Only)

Giveaway: HELLO, UNIVERSE (US Only)
Hello, Universe (US Only) by Erin Entrada Kelly Release Date: March 14, 2017 Publisher: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers   About the Book Acclaimed and award-winning author Erin Entrada Kelly’s Hello, Universe is a funny and poignant neighborhood story about unexpected friendships. Told from four intertwining points of view—two boy......
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The cover is playful and charming, the synopsis woven with insight!
Tuesday, 04 April 2017 21:03
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Featured Review: Zenn Diagram (Wendy Brant)

Featured Review: Zenn Diagram (Wendy Brant)
About This Book: Eva Walker is a seventeen-year-old math genius. And if that doesn’t do wonders for her popularity, there’s another thing that makes it even worse: when she touches another person or anything that belongs to them — from clothes to textbooks to cell phones — she sees a vision of thei......
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Prom Infographics: Inspired By This Season's YA Book Covers!

Prom Infographics: Inspired By This Season's YA Book Covers!
**The following dresses can be found at Asos, Forever 21, Etsy, and Express!                                                                             ......
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Lexa Hillyer (Spindle Fire), Plus Giveaway!!

Author Of The Week: Chat with Lexa Hillyer (Spindle Fire), Plus Giveaway!!
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 Lexa Hillyer, YABC's Author of the Week!! Lexa Hillyer is the......
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John
The cover is magical and the synopsis is inspiring!
Monday, 03 April 2017 21:01
Megan
The cover is so beautiful and the synopsis sounds so interesting :-)
Tuesday, 04 April 2017 05:38
Susan Light
I love everything this book seems to offer the reader but the thought of two heroines intrigues me the most.
Tuesday, 04 April 2017 11:08
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