Featured Review: The Traitor's Game by Jennifer A. Nielsen!

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About This Book: Jennifer A. Nielsen introduces us to an unforgettable new heroine in this New York Times bestselling tale of treachery and intrigue, love and deceit.Nothing is as it seems in the kingdom of Antora. Kestra Dallisor has spent three years in exile in the Lava Fields, but that won't...
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Spotlight on Plague Land: Reborn by Alex Scarrow, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight Plaugue Land: Reborn  by Alex Scarrow.  Read on for more about Alex and his book, plus an excerpt & giveaway!    Meet Alex Scarrow!   Award-winning author Alex Scarrow spent years as a video game designer before turning to writing. He is the author of the...
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Not entering this giveaway -- the cover really drew me, and I thought I'd love this story! However, I'm very put off by the langu... Read More
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Renee Moore
This sounds so good!
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Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Thursday, 20 September 2018 11:30
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Blog Tour: Explorer Academy: The Nebula Secret by Trudi Trueit, Plus Giveaway!

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    You've Been Accepted...to the Explorer Academy ! Welcome to Day #5 of the Explorer Academy: The Nebula Secret  Blog Tour!   To celebrate the release of Explorer Academy: The Nebula Secret   by Trudi Trueit on September 4th , blogs across the web are featuring exclusive content from Trudi...
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Renee Moore
Looks like a fun book. My son would love to read this! I also think It's neat that the author is local! We lived in Everett for 5 ... Read More
Friday, 07 September 2018 13:30
Marisa Fort
The cover looks like so much fun and adventure is contained inside! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 10 September 2018 20:02
Debra Branigan
The cover is perfect for this story. I think kids will enjoy the storyline and the interactive components.
Thursday, 20 September 2018 17:29
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Featured Review: Seeking Perfect by Jeri Bronson!

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About This Book: Jesse learned early not to trust a soul, but what if he was her soulmate? Senior year of high school should be about friendship, boyfriends, and graduation, but for seventeen-year-old Jesse Barnes it's about escaping the shame of life with an alcoholic mother. Jesse's goals are clear: keep...
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Spotlight on Keeper of the Bees by Meg Kassel, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Keeper of the Bees  by Meg Kassel  Read on for more about Meg and her book, plus an excerpt & giveaway!      Meet Meg Kassel!   Meg Kassel is an award-winning author of fantasy and speculative books for young adults. A graduate of Parson's School...
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Renee Moore
Love, love, love this! Hope to read this one!
Friday, 07 September 2018 13:23
Natalie Simpson
I can’t wait to read it! It sounds super interesting and unique... Read More
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Marisa Fort
Love the beautiful artwork on the cover! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 10 September 2018 19:57
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Spotlight on Seventh Born by Monica Sanz, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Seventh Born  by Monica Sanz!  Read on for more about Monica and her book, plus an excerpt & giveaway!      Meet Monica Sanz!   Monica Sanz is a romance writer with an established fan base on the social writing website Wattpad where her works have...
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Renee Moore
This cover is absolutely stunning, and it sounds so, so good!
Friday, 07 September 2018 13:18
Marisa Fort
The cover is beautiful, the synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 10 September 2018 19:51
Candice Gigous
The cover is cool. The synopsis makes me want to read more. Sounds like an exciting read.
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 05:55
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Featured Review: A Kiss in the Dark by Gina Ciocca!

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About This Book: When the lights go out at a Georgia high school football game, Macy Atwood finds herself in the arms of a boy who kisses her senseless – but is gone by the time the lights come back on. All she knows is that there was something special –...
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Spotlight on A Room Away From the Wolves by Nova Ren Suma, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  A Room Away From the Wolves  by Nova Ren Suma!  Read on for more about Nova and her book, plus a giveaway!    Meet Nova Ren Suma!   Nova Nova Ren Suma is the author of the #1  New York Times  bestselling  The Walls Around Us ,...
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Renee Moore
Beautiful cover, would love to read this book!
Thursday, 06 September 2018 13:58
Kara S
The cover has a great style, and the synopsis sounds very special indeed!
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Marisa Fort
The cover is beautiful, love the colors! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 10 September 2018 19:49
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Author Chat with Nancy Richardson Fischer (When Elephants Fly), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Nancy Richardson Fischer , author of  When Elephants Fly .     Read on for more about Nancy and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Nancy Richardson Fischer !       Nancy Richardson Fischer is a graduate of Cornell University, a published author...
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Renee Moore
Would love to read this!
Thursday, 06 September 2018 13:56
Kara S
I love the themes raised by this storylines -- meaty, thoughtful stuff!
Saturday, 08 September 2018 05:07
Marisa Fort
The cover is so beautiful! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 10 September 2018 19:41
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Diversify Your Shelves--"Finding Inspiration"

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Diversity in YA by Makiia Lucier Where do you find your story ideas?  It’s a question I’m asked from time to time, and the answer is always the same; I find them everywhere. In history books and old newspapers. On walks around the neighborhood and travel farther afield. By sitting in...
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