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YABC's 7th Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 3! ~ (Us Only)

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Welcome to YABC's 7th  Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! We're featuring some of the hottest titles of the year--perfect for the book lover on your holiday list!--with exciting prize packs every day for the first twelve days of December. Each giveaway will run for seven days. Giveaways are US...
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Author Chat with De Nichols (Art of Protest: Creating, Discovering, and Activating Art For Your Revolution! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with De Nichols, author of Art of Protest ! Read on for more about De, her book, plus a giveaway!         Meet De Nichols !       De Nichols  is currently a Loeb Fellow in residence at Harvard University's Graduate School of Design....
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Kids Review: Is It Hanukkah Yet? (Nancy Krulik)

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About This Book: Waiting is hard! Celebrate Hanukkah--and learn the meaning behind the holiday--with this new edition of a Step 2 reader with all new art! "Is it Hanukkah yet?" "Not yet. We have to wait for the sun to set!" Families who celebrate Hanukkah will recognize the familiar anticipation of...
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Middle Grade Review: Wonderful Women of the World (Laurie Halse Anderson)

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About This Book: Women change the World... ...they've been doing it for centuries. Now New York Times bestselling author Laurie Halse Anderson has gathered female and nonbinary writers and artists to reveal the women making our world better day by day. Real-world heroes who exemplify the best of Wonder Woman herself:...
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Featured Review: Soul Speaker (Bethany Wicker)

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About This Book: A princess of death, a powerless prince, and a war neither of them want. Once a century, a Soul Speaker is born. They are said to be the harbingers of either peace or destruction. When Elara develops a talent for talking to the dead, nobody can question what...
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YABC's 7th Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway ~ (US Only)

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Welcome to YABC's first annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! We're featuring some of the hottest titles of the year--perfect for the book lover on your holiday list!--with exciting prize packs every day for the first twelve days of December. Each giveaway will run for seven days. Giveaways are US...
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YABC's 7th Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza ~ Day 1 ~ (US Only)

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Welcome to YABC's Seventh annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! We're featuring some of the hottest titles of the year--perfect for the book lover on your holiday list!--with exciting prize packs every day for the first twelve days of December. Giveaways are US only due to publishers' rights restrictions in...
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I love the Myrtle Hardcastle series so much! I think I am most excited about Bright Burning Stars! It’s a beautiful book and has b... Read More
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Kids Review: Christmas in the Stable (Touch-and-Feel Board Book) (Rhonda Gowler Greene)

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About This Book: A beautiful and tender introduction to the nativity story, featuring soft touch-and-feel on every page! Crowded inn Stable, small Donkey clip-clops to the stall... Introduce your little one to the magic and wonder of the Christmas nativity story. With rhythmic rhyme and lyrical imagery, author Rhonda Gowler Greene...
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Middle Grade Review: When the World Turned Upside Down (K. Ibura)

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About This Book: What do you do when the world shuts down? A heartwarming story of friendship and overcoming adversity in a time of COVID, When the World Turns Upside Down is about community, giving back, and understanding the world around us through the power of generosity from debut middle grade...
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Featured Review: I'm Dreaming of a Wyatt Christmas (Tiffany Schmidt)

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About This Book: Ballet and babysitting bring two teens together in this very merry holiday rom-com from the author of the acclaimed Bookish Boyfriends series Noelle Partridge is known for three things: being the best ballet dancer, babysitter, and person with the most Christmas spirit in her small town. But lately...
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