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What's New In YA ~ January 21st, 2020

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Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful new releases!       Red Rising  meets  The Scorpio Races  in this epic fantasy following three phoenix horse riders--skilled at alchemy--who must compete at The Races--the modern spectacle that has replaced warfare within their empire. Every year since the Ashlords were...
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Featured Review: The Hand On The Wall (Maureen Johnson)

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About This Book: Ellingham Academy must be cursed. Three people are now dead. One, a victim of either a prank gone wrong or a murder. Another, dead by misadventure. And now, an accident in Burlington has claimed another life. All three in the wrong place at the wrong time. All at...
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YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ January 20th, 2020

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Hello YABC'ers! Welcome to the 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 reading below...
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Featured Review: A Love Hate Thing (Whitney D. Grandison)

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About This Book: When they’re stuck under one roof, the house may not be big enough for their hate…or their love. When Tyson Trice finds himself tossed into the wealthy coastal community of Pacific Hills, he’s ready for the questions, the stares and the feeling of not belonging. Not that he...
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HOW I GOT MY LOAN FROM THIS GREAT COMPANY Hello my dear people, I am Linda McDonald, currently living in Austin Texas, USA. I am ... Read More
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Featured Review: Hushed (Joanne MacGregor)

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About This Book: * Hushed - a modern romance inspired by the classic tale of The Little Mermaid * Would you sacrifice your voice for love? 18-year-old Romy Morgan desperately longs to escape the boring future her parents have planned for her, and explore the world. When she saves her celebrity...
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HOW I GOT MY LOAN FROM THIS GREAT COMPANY Hello my dear people, I am Linda McDonald, currently living in Austin Texas, USA. I am ... Read More
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Blog Tour: Guest Post for Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business (Lyla Lee), Plus Giveaway! (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business  by Lyla Lee.  Read on for more about Lyla and her book, plus a guest post & giveaway!          Meet Lyla Lee !       LYLA LEE is a writer of many things. After working various...
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Zachary Snyder
Love the cover, and the book sounds great! Look forward to reading it.
Thursday, 16 January 2020 14:51
Brittany Colpitts
I absolutely love this art style!
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Alex Colpitts
This is so cute!!
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Giveaway: Dark Secret (Danielle Rose) ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Dark Secret (US/Canada Only) by: Danielle Rose Release Date: February 28th, 2020 Publisher: Waterhouse Press LLC   About the Book: There's no wrath like that of a witch scorned. Seventeen-year-old spirit witch Ava López is the self-appointed guardian of the witches and humans of Darkhaven, an idyllic village nestled between the...
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Dianna G.
I love stories about witches! Sounds like fun. The cover makes me worry about someone being burned at the stake!
Friday, 17 January 2020 22:36
Belle Torres
Anything with vampires and witches, I'm in! I love the cover!
Saturday, 18 January 2020 04:26
Tina Atkinson
Dark Secret sounds so good! I love vampire books. This is the perfect combination with witches and vampires. Can't wait to read it... Read More
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Featured Review: Spark (JM Harkman)

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About This Book: Brenna James wants three things for her sixteenth birthday: to find her history notes before the test, to have her mother return from her business trip, and to stop creating fire with her bare hands. Yeah, that’s so not happening. Unfortunately. When Brenna learns her mother is missing...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ January 15th, 2020



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.             *Samantha's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Felix Ever After (Kacen Callender)   Author: Kacen Callender Expected publication:  January 20th,...
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Featured Review: Echoes Between Us (Katie McGarry)

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About This Book: Echoes Between Us  is bestselling author Katie McGarry’s breakout teen contemporary novel about a girl with everything to lose and the boy who will do anything to save her. Veronica sees ghosts. More specifically, her mother's ghost. The afterimages of blinding migraines caused by the brain tumor that...
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