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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Life Fantastic (Liza Ketchum) Plus Giveaway!!!

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Life Fantastic (Liza Ketchum) Plus Giveaway!!!



  Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE LIFE FANTASTIC by Liza Ketchum, releasing January 1, 2017 from Merit Press, F+W. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Liza: Dear readers, Open The Life Fantastic and step into a time machine.  You will...
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Anne
I like the cover. I think it goes well with the synopsis.
Saturday, 01 October 2016 06:01
Caity Dooley
The cover looks absolutely amazing as I've always been a fan of lights in general and the synopsis is great
Sunday, 02 October 2016 01:34
Linda Romer
The life fantastic sounds great ♡ the cover is awesome! Thank you
Tuesday, 04 October 2016 20:51
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Disappearances by Emily Bain Murphy + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Disappearances by Emily Bain Murphy + Giveaway (US Only)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE DISAPPEARANCES by Emily Bain Murphy, releasing July 4, 2017 from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Emily: The idea for THE DISAPPEARANCES began when I imagined magic as a glittering...
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Shannon Mizikoski
The book sounds quite intriguing! ANd I love the cover, it's a great blend of eerie and pretty! ... Read More
Friday, 23 September 2016 01:34
Tiffany Engler
The book looks so interesting, almost in a scary kind of way! From reading the synopsis I can tell I'll love this one!
Saturday, 24 September 2016 09:04
Eddie Black
The cover is creepy but not in an off-putting way--more in a "tell me more!" kind of way. I like any story that has to do with ra... Read More
Thursday, 29 September 2016 11:29
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It's Live!! Double Cover Reveal: Into the Dim (new paperback cover!) and the sequel, Sparks of Light, by Janet B Taylor + Giveaway (Intl)

It's Live!! Double Cover Reveal: Into the Dim (new paperback cover!) and the sequel, Sparks of Light, by Janet B Taylor + Giveaway (Intl)





Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate a double cover reveal! INTO THE DIM by Janet B. Taylor is getting a new paperback look, releasing April 11, 2017, and we're also revealing the cover for the sequel, SPARKS OF LIGHT, releasing August 1, 2017, from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt . Before...
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Julie Daniels
I'm fangirling so hard right now! I've been checking this site all morning since I saw on Janet's Twitter last night that the cove... Read More
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 12:26
Janet B Taylor
Aww!! Thank you so much, Julie!! The second I saw the necklace and earrings, I knew I had to get them for this giveaway! They just... Read More
Friday, 23 September 2016 06:46
Julie Daniels
Oh and I love the cover for the paperback of Into the Dim as well! I'll be adding that to my collection as well when it comes out!... Read More
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 12:29
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Ultimatum (K.M. Walton) + Giveaway (US & Canada Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Ultimatum (K.M. Walton) + Giveaway (US & Canada Only)



  Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for Ultimatum, releasing March 7, 2017 from Sourcebooks Fire. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from K.M. Walton:     Hello, YABC! Welcome to the exclusive cover reveal for ULTIMATUM. I have spent wayyyyy too much...
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Caity Dooley
I love this cover so very much and because this book have multiple POV's I find that this will be a much more interesting read un... Read More
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 19:26
Tiffany Engler
The cover is so cute and I'm excited to read the book because the synopsis is fantastic.
Thursday, 22 September 2016 19:47
Dianna G.
My kids love to play Rock Paper Scissors. That's the perfect way to symbolize sibling rivalry and ways they solve it. The summary... Read More
Friday, 23 September 2016 21:40
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Noteworthy by Riley Redgate + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Noteworthy by Riley Redgate + Giveaway (US/Canada)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for NOTEWORTHY by Riley Redgate, releasing May 2, 2017 from Abrams/Amulet. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Riley: Hello, YABC! I'm Riley. I'm so psyched to be here to reveal the final cover for my sophomore...
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Caity Dooley
The cover and the synopsis both really intrigue me and the cover caught my eyes, as I believe that the number one way to attract r... Read More
Friday, 09 September 2016 00:09
KM
I love the covers of both Noteworthy and Seven Ways We Lie. Seven Ways We Lie might be a little more eye-catching though.
Sunday, 11 September 2016 22:00
Kara S
I love stories about ambitious, goal-oriented teens very much -- not enough books like this I know of! Cheers, Kara S
Monday, 19 September 2016 15:43
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Emerge: The Judgement by Melissa A. Craven + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Emerge: The Judgement by Melissa A. Craven + Giveaway (US/Canada)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for EMERGE: THE JUDGEMENT (Emerge, Book 2), releasing December 15, 2016 from Midnight Hour Studio. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Melissa: Hello YABCers! I'm thrilled to reveal my cover for Emerge: The Judgment (Emerge book...
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Susan Finan
The cover is gorgeous! Love it!
Monday, 12 September 2016 14:59
Linda Romer
Emerge the judgment sounds great and the cover is awesome ♡ Thank you
Friday, 16 September 2016 13:12
Candice Gigous
The cover is eye catching and the synopsis draws you in for more.
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 10:05
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Snowbirds by Crissa-Jean Chappell + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Snowbirds by Crissa-Jean Chappell + Giveaway (US/Canada)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SNOWBIRDS by Crissa-Jean Chappell, releasing December 15, 2016 from Merit Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Crissa-Jean: Hi YABC! Welcome to the cover reveal for SNOWBIRDS. Shout out to the designer, Sylvia McArdle at...
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Dianna G.
I read a lot of Amish fiction, but it's usually from a different point of view. Snowbirds sounds totally different. I love the ser... Read More
Wednesday, 07 September 2016 22:28
Kristen Joiner
The cover is pretty because it's simple. I like the premise because I'm from Florida and I used to read an Amish fiction series wh... Read More
Saturday, 10 September 2016 04:33
Linda Romer
Snowbirds sounds very interesting, I have always ben intrigued by the Amish lifestyle. I think the cover is perfect ♡ Thank you... Read More
Thursday, 15 September 2016 20:13
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Captain's Kid (Liz Coley) + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Captain's Kid (Liz Coley) + Giveaway (US Only)



Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for The Captain's Kid, releasing October 27, 2016 from LC Teen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Liz: Hey YABC readers! Welcome to the cover reveal for my newest novel, The Captain's Kid, a hard sci-fi story...
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Eddie Black
I enjoyed Pretty Girl 13 and gave it as gifts to my friends who read. I also highly recommend Out of Xibalba for anyone who enjoy... Read More
Wednesday, 28 September 2016 13:02
Danielle Hammelef
I enjoy the cover as it gives an intro to the characters and what the book's about. I also think this sounds like an exciting read... Read More
Friday, 30 September 2016 19:37
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Suffering Tree by Elle Cosimano + Giveaway (International)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Suffering Tree by Elle Cosimano + Giveaway (International)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE SUFFERING TREE by Elle Cosimano, releasing June 13, 2017 from Disney Hyperion. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Elle: Hello, YABC!    About six years ago, I chaperoned a school field trip to a...
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Brenda
Hello! That cover is stunning. I think it expresses perfectly the synopsis of the book. And besides, the choice of colours and th... Read More
Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:30
Kristen Joiner
The cover is very pretty. Also a man climbs out of a grave under a tree, that's all I had to hear. Sounds interesting.
Thursday, 01 September 2016 05:43
Anne
The cover looks creepy! I love it! I can't wait to read the book. It will be great, I'm sure!
Thursday, 01 September 2016 07:02
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Redux by A.L. Davroe + Giveaway (US/International)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Redux by A.L. Davroe + Giveaway (US/International)



Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for REDUX (Tricksters #2) by A.L. Davroe, releasing March 21, 2017 from Entangled Teen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from A.L. and the cover for the first book, NEXIS, for reference: Hello everyone!  My name is...
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Anne
Cover is very sci-fi, but I don't think the font is too eye-catching. I would still love to read those books!
Thursday, 01 September 2016 19:58
Linda Romer
The tricksters series sounds great ♡ I love both covers. Thank you
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 21:02
Candice Gigous
The synopsis is interesting and the cover is wonderful. This series sounds like a great read.
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 10:38
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