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It's live!! Cover Reveal: A Sky Unbroken by Megan Crewe + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: A Sky Unbroken by Megan Crewe + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hello, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for A SKY UNBROKEN by Megan Crewe, releasing October 13, 2015 from Amazon Skyscape/Razorbill Canada. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Megan:   Hey YABC! I’m so excited to be revealing my newest cover here today!...
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Lisa Mandina
I love the cover! And can't wait to read the final book, although I still need to read the 2nd one!
Tuesday, 21 July 2015 12:21
Jamie Dixon
I'm so excited. Beautiful!
Tuesday, 21 July 2015 12:36
Nicole
That cover is amazing. Best of the trilogy for sure!
Tuesday, 21 July 2015 14:08
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Darkest Corners by Kara Thomas + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Darkest Corners by Kara Thomas + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Welcome, everyone, to another great cover reveal! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE DARKEST CORNERS by Kara Thomas, releasing April 19, 2016 from Delacorte/Penguin Random House. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Kara and Krista Marino, her editor:   Kara Thomas:  ...
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Shannon Mizikoski
Love the cover- nice and creepy And the synopsis sounds fabulous. I like that it's definitely a mystery, but there could be all ... Read More
Friday, 17 July 2015 23:10
Susan T.
The cover is really cool and I love a good mystery, especially with an unreliable narrator!
Sunday, 26 July 2015 15:41
Julie Gray
LOVE the cover! It reminds be of a Lichtenstein work of art. The synopsis had be right from the start. I cannot wait to read th... Read More
Monday, 27 July 2015 20:48
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love by Sarvenaz Tash + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love by Sarvenaz Tash + Giveaway (US Only)
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Happy Friday, YABCers! We have an extra treat for you today: not only are we revealing a cover, but we're also revealing the full jacket!  Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE GEEK'S GUIDE TO UNREQUITED LOVE by Sarvenaz Tash, releasing June 14, 2016 from Simon &...
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Jennifer Y.
This cover is great...I NEED to know this guy's story. I am looking forward to reading this book because it sounds awesome. I'm so... Read More
Friday, 10 July 2015 23:36
Devyn B.
The cover looks amazing and the synopsis is nicely written.
Saturday, 11 July 2015 13:33
Devyn B.
The cover looks amazing and the synopsis is nicely written.
Saturday, 11 July 2015 13:33
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Liars and Losers Like Us by Ami Allen-Vath + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Liars and Losers Like Us by Ami Allen-Vath + Giveaway (International)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for LIARS AND LOSERS LIKE US by Ami Allen-Vath, releasing March 2016 from Sky Pony Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Ami:   Today is the day. I’m super excited to finally share my cover...
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Lindsey Kleinjan
Nice looking cover - the synopsis sounds interesting. I'm excited to read how this all turns out. Looks like some very serious i... Read More
Sunday, 12 July 2015 12:06
Aurore BUON
I love the colors of the cover ^^ The synopsis sounds very interesting ^^ Thanks for the chance! Have a nice day
Tuesday, 14 July 2015 13:46
Devyn. B
The cover is very interesting but I think that the synopsis gives away a little too much for my liking. Sorry buts that's my hones... Read More
Thursday, 16 July 2015 00:10
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: How It Ends by Catherine Lo + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: How It Ends by Catherine Lo + Giveaway (International)
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We have another great cover reveal for you, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for HOW IT ENDS by Catherine Lo, releasing June 7, 2016 from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Catherine:   Hi YABC!...
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Janet B Taylor
Oh I am SOO excited to read this! We've all had BFF's. And we've all had issues w/said BFFs. But I'm betting none of us have dealt... Read More
Tuesday, 07 July 2015 12:04
Erin L. Schneider
Look at how pretty this is!!! Oh so much love for this cover!!! I can't wait to add this one to my bookshelves!
Thursday, 09 July 2015 11:36
Lindsey Kleinjan
Seems like something YA's can relate too - beautiful cover!
Sunday, 12 July 2015 11:58
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Lost Girls by Mari Bianca + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Lost Girls by Mari Bianca + Giveaway (International)
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Hello, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE LOST GIRLS by Mari Bianca, releasing August 8, 2015. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Mari:   I am so excited to be revealing the cover for THE LOST GIRLS – a project very...
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Rhea
The cover looks really really creepy...and I love it! I'm not too sure about the synopsis, it sounds very mysterious and dark. But... Read More
Friday, 03 July 2015 02:20
Aurore BUON
Gorgeous cover and the synopsis is very interesting ^^ Thanks for the chance! Have a nice day ... Read More
Tuesday, 14 July 2015 13:36
Amie Lambert-Gaudet
GORGEOUS COVER - Love the eyes I think the cover of "The Lost Girls" is stunning. The characters eyes are vivid and extremely cree... Read More
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 01:30
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Mystery of Hollow Places by Rebecca Podos + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Mystery of Hollow Places by Rebecca Podos + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hello, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE MYSTERY OF HOLLOW PLACES by Rebecca Podos, releasing January 26, 2016 from Balzer+Bray/HarperCollins. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Rebecca:   Hello, YABC! I’m extremely thrilled to share the cover of my debut YA...
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Jessica Edwards
Can't wait to read it!
Friday, 26 June 2015 14:36
Shannon Mizikoski
LOVE the cover! And I just love that this is so family-focused- VERY refreshing to see! I am excited to read it!
Saturday, 27 June 2015 22:02
Sandra Lam
I really like how simplistic and eye-catching the cover is!
Sunday, 28 June 2015 16:52
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Sword And Verse by Kathy MacMillan + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Sword And Verse by Kathy MacMillan + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hello, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SWORD AND VERSE by Kathy MacMillan, releasing January 19, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Kathy:   Hello, YA Books Central readers!  I am so excited to share with you the beautiful...
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Alyssa Susanna
I absolutely LOVE this cover! I knew about this book before the cover reveal and can't wait to read it. Fantasy! Wants! Thank you... Read More
Thursday, 25 June 2015 18:45
Megan Elaine Schuyler
Gorgeous cover! Absolutely love the synopsis as well. Definitely will be added to my bookshelf regardless of whether or not I win ... Read More
Tuesday, 30 June 2015 19:42
Hannah
The cover is amazing and the synopsis blew me away
Sunday, 05 July 2015 11:48
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Exclusive Sneak Peek at THE SHADOW QUEEN by C.J. Redwine + Giveaway (International)

Exclusive Sneak Peek at THE SHADOW QUEEN by C.J. Redwine + Giveaway (International)

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YABC is super excited to host the exclusive sneak peek of C.J. Redwine's upcoming THE SHADOW QUEEN (Balzer + Bray 2/23/16), and epic fantasy retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. The cover was first revealed on EPIC READS, along with 4 other EPIC covers. (Check those out HERE )  ...
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Michella
I really love the twist on the apple being black instead of red. It also stands out against the snowy backdrop. I'm excited for th... Read More
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 13:39
Elizabeth Drake, Staff Reviewer
WOW! This cover is incredible!
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 13:41
Taylor Knight
I love the cover! It's so beautiful!
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 13:58
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Great Hunt by Wendy Higgins + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Great Hunt by Wendy Higgins + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hello, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE GREAT HUNT by Wendy Higgins, releasing March 8, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Wendy:   Thank you so much for stopping by the YABC site to check out THE GREAT...
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Isabel @ Tween2TeenBookReviews
I love Wendy so much! The cover is gorgeous and I've read the synopsis a million times!
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 12:09
Amy Hart
I love the cover. The synopsis is very engaging!
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 12:23
Lori
Gorgeous cover and the summary has really piqued my interest.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 12:57
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