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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Wish Granter by C.J. Redwine + Giveaway (Intl)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Wish Granter by C.J. Redwine + Giveaway (Intl)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE WISH GRANTER by our very own C.J. Redwine, releasing February 14, 2017 from Balzer + Bray. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from C.J.: Hi YABCers!   I'm SO excited to share the cover for...
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Jennifer Lancaster
I think the cover is lovely and being inspired by Rumpelstiltskin is exciting. Can't wait to read!!
Thursday, 25 August 2016 11:00
Julie Daniels
Wow! I am crazy about this cover abd the synopsis! I LOVE retelling and haven't read a single one about Rumpelstiltskin! I own The... Read More
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 12:15
Michelle McRoberts
I love that it looks like actual stitching. It's so real! And as many re-tellings as I've read recently, Rumpelstiltskin is unique... Read More
Thursday, 25 August 2016 11:21
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Dial Em For Murder by Marni Bates + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Dial Em For Murder by Marni Bates + Giveaway (US/Canada)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for DIAL EM FOR MURDER by Marni Bates, releasing November 18, 2016 from Merit Press/F+W Media. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Marni: Hi everyone! Emmy in my new novel Dial Em for Murder is obsessed...
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Anna
I love that cover and the synopsis sounds interesting, unlike any of her other books.
Monday, 22 August 2016 21:42
Susan T.
This sounds AWESOME! I love the cover too. She looks so ladylike with her tea cup but I imagine the calm doesn't last!
Friday, 26 August 2016 20:28
Linda Romer
Dial Em for Murder sounds great ♡ I would love to read this book! Love the cover! Thank you
Sunday, 28 August 2016 16:18
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Firebrand by A.J. Hartley + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Firebrand by A.J. Hartley + Giveaway (US/Canada)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for FIREBRAND, the sequel to STEEPLEJACK, by A.J. Hartley, releasing June 6, 2017 from Tor Teen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from A.J.: Hey, YABC! How's it going? Better, I hope, for seeing this amazingly awesome...
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Kara S
I really don't like the cover, but the synopsis and all the good things I've heard about the author are more than enough to excite... Read More
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 11:06
Jennifer Lancaster
I meet the author when I bought the first book a month ago and sold me on the series. Can't wait to read it.
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 12:56
stephanie bondlow
I think the cover is exciting and am left intrigued. I love a good thriller!
Sunday, 04 September 2016 01:08
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Last Thing You Said by Sara Biren + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Last Thing You Said by Sara Biren + Giveaway (US Only)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE LAST THING YOU SAID by Sara Biren, releasing April 4, 2017 from Amulet Books. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Sara: Hello! I'm so excited to share with you today the cover for The...
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Megan Coppadge
I love the colors. I love them standing at the edge of a lake giving support to one another. The cover definitely portrays the syn... Read More
Thursday, 18 August 2016 16:40
Dianna G.
This book sounds amazing. I felt my heart get heavy just reading the synopsis. The cover is unexpectedly romantic considering the... Read More
Saturday, 20 August 2016 22:54
Layla Murphy
The synopsis has me feeling sad but the cover is incredibly gorgeous.
Sunday, 21 August 2016 15:26
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Everyday Magic by Emily Albright + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Everyday Magic by Emily Albright + Giveaway (US/Canada)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for EVERYDAY MAGIC by Emily Albright, releasing Decmeber 2, 2016 from Merit Press/F+W. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Emily: Hi, YABC readers! I’m so excited to share the cover of EVERYDAY MAGIC with you. The...
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Megan Coppadge
I love the colors of this cover. I also love the synopsis. Breaking away to fulfill your dreams.
Thursday, 18 August 2016 16:25
Dianna G.
The cover is amazing! The synopsis sounds like a story teens will love.
Saturday, 20 August 2016 22:45
Julie Daniels
Everyday Magic sounds like an amazing story with such an original premise! I haven't read many books that rake place in Hollywood.... Read More
Monday, 29 August 2016 16:34
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Darkchylde: The Ariel Chylde Saga by R. Queen + Giveaway (US/Intl)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Darkchylde: The Ariel Chylde Saga by R. Queen + Giveaway (US/Intl)





Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for DARKCHYLDE: THE ARIEL CHYLDE SAGA by R. Queen, releasing October 31, 2016 from Curiosity Quills Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from R.: I invite you to join us on this dark odyssey about love,...
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Cody Martin
I think the cover is outstanding and synopsis is great. Both have enough intrigue without giving too much away. I followed the Raf... Read More
Sunday, 07 August 2016 20:58
CJ Redwine, Site and Staff Manager
Hi Cody! Sometimes our readers hit enter too quickly. Just email me your address (cj@yabookscentral.com) and if Rafflecopter draw... Read More
Monday, 08 August 2016 11:36
Richard Oh
This is an awesome contest! Thank you!
Tuesday, 09 August 2016 15:31
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Boyfriend Bet by Chris Cannon + Giveaway (Intl)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Boyfriend Bet by Chris Cannon + Giveaway (Intl)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE BOYFRIEND BET by Chris Cannon, releasing August 22, 2016 from Entangled Crush. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Chris: Hi, YABC! I'm thrilled to be here today to reveal my cover. My name is...
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Dianna G.
I think the cover is cute. I learned something new with the synopsis (what a "ringer" is.)
Saturday, 06 August 2016 00:28
Linda Romer
Hello Chris, The boyfriend Bet sounds great ♡ I love the sweet cover! Thank you
Thursday, 11 August 2016 13:01
Megan Coppadge
The cover is very sweet. The hedge clippers comment made lol.
Tuesday, 16 August 2016 15:29
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Daring the Bad Boy by Monica Murphy + Giveaway (Intl)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Daring the Bad Boy by Monica Murphy + Giveaway (Intl)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for DARING THE BAD BOY by Monica Murphy, releasing August 22, 2016 from Entangled Crush. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Monica: Hi, my name is Monica Murphy and I have a confession to make: I've...
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Anita Byars
Love the cover! Can't wait to read.
Wednesday, 03 August 2016 15:29
James Robert
The type of cover where my sister would stop and read about it and put in her cart to go home and read
Wednesday, 03 August 2016 18:58
Magdalena limon-gutierrez
The synopsis sounds intriguing, and hot guy on cover!! Yes very beautiful cover.
Friday, 05 August 2016 14:08
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Inconceivable Life of Quinn by Marianna Baer + Giveaway (US/Can)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Inconceivable Life of Quinn by Marianna Baer + Giveaway (US/Can)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE INCONCEIVABLE LIFE OF QUINN by Marianna Baer, releasing April 4, 2017 from Amulet. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Marianna: Hi, YABC! I’m so excited to share the cover of THE INCONCEIVABLE LIFE OF...
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Dianna G.
Just from checking out the cover, I wasn't expecting the part about immaculate conception!
Thursday, 28 July 2016 23:07
Shannon Mizikoski
This story sounds so good- I want to know ALL the answers already! ANd the cover is SO pretty, one of my favorites that has been r... Read More
Sunday, 31 July 2016 23:55
Linda Romer
The inconceivable life of quinn sounds like a good mystery ♡ I can't wait to find the answers. I think the cover is great. Thank y... Read More
Monday, 01 August 2016 15:04
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Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Given To The Sea (Mindy McGinnis), and Giveaway!! (US/Can)

Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Given To The Sea (Mindy McGinnis), and Giveaway!! (US/Can)

Mindy McGinnis

  Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for Given To The Sea by Mindy McGinnis, releasing April 11, 2017 from Putman Children's!!   Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Mindy about the 5 things you need to know about Given To The...
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Stephanie Tullis
There are fourteen distinct works listed under Mindy's name. I cannot wait for this book!!!
Wednesday, 27 July 2016 05:54
Kelly N
Goodreads says 14 distinct works! I have read 3 of them & loved McGinnis' writing style! About to start Female of the Species and ... Read More
Wednesday, 27 July 2016 10:32
Dianna G.
There are 14. As I scrolled through, I realized that the delicious titles are what makes me want to read her books.
Thursday, 28 July 2016 23:05
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