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Featured Review: A Clash of Steel: A Treasure Island Remix (Remixed Classics, #1) by, C. B. Lee

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About This Book: Two intrepid girls hunt for a legendary treasure on the deadly high seas in this YA remix of the classic adventure novel Treasure Island. 1826. The sun is setting on the golden age of piracy, and the legendary Dragon Fleet, the scourge of the South China Sea, is...
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Featured Review: So Many Beginnings: A Little Women Remix (Remixed Classics, #2) by, Bethany C. Morrow

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About This Book: Four young Black sisters come of age during the American Civil War in So Many Beginnings, a warm and powerful YA remix of the classic novel Little Women, by national bestselling author Bethany C. Morrow. North Carolina, 1863. As the American Civil War rages on, the Freedpeople's Colony...
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It's Live! Cover Reveal: Unravel (Amelia Loken), Plus Giveaway! ~ (INT)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for Unravel (Amelia Loken) , releasing February 15th, 2022 from Sword and Silk Books!         Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Amelia Loken: Hello YABC Readers! I am thrilled to be sharing the...
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Author Chat with Soman Chainani (Beasts and Beauty: Dangerous Tales), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Soman Chainani, author of Beasts and Beauty: Dangerous Tales ! Read on for more about Soman, his book, and giveaway!           Meet Soman Chainani ! Soman Chainani is the New York Times bestselling author of the School for Good and Evil series. The fairy...
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Author Chat with Kashmira Sheth (Nina Soni, Halloween Queen), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Kashmira Sheth, author of Nina Soni, Halloween Queen ! Read on for more about Kashmira, her book, and giveaway!         Meet Kashmira Sheth !     Kashmira Sheth was born in India with Guajarati as her mother tongue, and began learning English in...
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Featured Review: Hunter's Moon by, Sarah M. Awa

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About This Book: One bite on her hand, and Mel has a million problems slipping through her fingers. After a wild animal attack, Melanie Caldwell ends up sick and disoriented. She and her friends think she just needs to go to the doctor. Then she’s kidnapped on the day of the...
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Author Chat with Mary Amato (Star Striker: Game On!), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Mary Amato, author of Star Striker: Game On! Read on for more about Mary, her book, and giveaway!           Meet Mary Amato ! Mary Amato is a children’s and YA book author, poet, playwright, and singer-songwriter. Her books have been translated into...
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Author Chat with Michelle Quach (Not Here To Be Liked), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Michelle Quach, author of Not Here To Be Liked ! Read on for more about Michelle, her book, and giveaway!           Meet Michelle Quach ! Michelle Quach is a Chinese-Vietnamese-American who also spent a lot of time working for student newspapers--including The...
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Author Chat with Veera Hiranandani (How To Find What You're Not Looking For), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Veera Hiranandani, author of How To Find What You're Not Looking For ! Read on for more about Veera, her book, and giveaway!           Meet Veera Hiranandani   Veera Hiranandani is the author of The Night Diary, which has received many awards including the...
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Featured Review: The Last Legacy by, Adrienne Young

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About This Book: New York Times bestselling author Adrienne Young returns with The Last Legacy, a captivating standalone about family and blood ties, reinventing yourself, and controlling your own destiny. When a letter from her uncle Henrik arrives on Bryn Roth's eighteenth birthday, summoning her back to Bastian, Bryn is eager...
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