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Cover Reveal: Life by Committee by Corey Ann Haydu + Giveaway (US Only)

Cover Reveal: Life by Committee by Corey Ann Haydu + Giveaway (US Only)
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  Hey there, YABCers!  Today we have the honor of revealing Corey Ann Haydu's LIFE BY COMMITTEE, available May 13th, 2014 from Katherine Tegen/HarperCollins. Before we get to the cover, here's a message from Corey Ann: Hi YABC!   I am so excited to finally share the cover of my second book...
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Rachel Patrick
Ohhh, this looks fun! Something about the cover reminds me of Dorothy clicking her heels, but I like it! This just looks like a cu... Read More
Thursday, 10 October 2013 12:40
Heidi Schulz
Ahhh, this is GORGEOUS--and it sounds amazing. I can't wait to read it!
Thursday, 10 October 2013 13:14
Heidi Schulz
Ahhh, this is GORGEOUS--and it sounds amazing. I can't wait to read it!
Thursday, 10 October 2013 13:18
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Cover Reveal: Prisoner of Night and Fog by Anne Blankman + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Cover Reveal: Prisoner of Night and Fog by Anne Blankman + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Good morning, YABCers!  Today we're excited to reveal Anne Blankman's PRISONER OF NIGHT AND FOG, available April 2014 from Balzer+Bray/HarperCollins. Before we get to the goods, here's a message from Anne:   Hello YABC! My name is Anne Blankman, and I'm the author of PRISONER OF NIGHT AND FOG. I'm so excited...
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Emily Nichole
The cover is gorgeous! Striking eyes, love the fog.
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 12:10
Shelver506
Interestingly, it reminds me a lot of The Daughter of Shadow and Bone cover. However, I like that we can get a pretty good sense o... Read More
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 12:16
Jaye Robin Brown
Wow Anne! This is gorgeous!!!!
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 12:20
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Cover Reveal: WORDLESS by AdriAnne Strickland + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Cover Reveal: WORDLESS by AdriAnne Strickland + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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  Hello YABCers!  Today we're revealing AdriAnne Strickland's WORDLESS, available August 2014 from Flux. Before we get to the cover, here's a message from AdriAnne:   Hello, YABC! Welcome to the cover reveal for WORDLESS!   I’m so excited to introduce both myself and my shiny new cover. My name is AdriAnne...
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Vivien
The cover is very striking!
Thursday, 03 October 2013 20:55
Allie
Cover is amazing! Grabs attention immediately!
Thursday, 03 October 2013 21:58
Allie
Cover is amazing! Grabs attention immediately!
Thursday, 03 October 2013 21:59
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Cover Reveal: Fragile Destiny by Suzanne Lazear + Giveaway

Cover Reveal: Fragile Destiny by Suzanne Lazear + Giveaway
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Welcome YABCers!  Today we're revealing Suzanne Lazear's FRAGILE DESTINY, available August 2014 from Flux. Before we get to the goods, here's a message from Suzanne: Hi everyone! I am so excited to show you the cover for “Fragile Destiny” the THIRD book in the Aether Chronicles Series. (Eeep, third book. It’s hard...
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Andrew Patterson
Absolutely LOVE the cover! Gorgeous and just fits the series so well! Woot! ... Read More
Thursday, 26 September 2013 12:09
YABC
LOVE IT!
Thursday, 26 September 2013 12:11
YABC
LOVE IT!
Thursday, 26 September 2013 12:12
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Cover Reveal: Phoenix Island by John Dixon + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: Phoenix Island by John Dixon + Giveaway (International)


  Hey YABCers and guests from the Interwebs! Thanks for stopping by and celebrating today's cover reveal with us! Today we're revealing John Dixon's PHOENIX ISLAND, available January 21st, 2014 from Simon & Schuster / Gallery Books. But before we get to the goods, here's a message from John:   Hi, YABCers! Welcome to...
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Christine LaRue
Very cool cover ... reminds me of LOST.
Thursday, 26 September 2013 18:49
Sandra Lam
I like it, it's so different and unique from other typical book covers
Sunday, 29 September 2013 01:02
Marisa
I love that the covers looks appealing to boys. So many KA girl ya books...boys need cover appeal too!
Sunday, 29 September 2013 16:14
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Cover Reveal: These Gentle Wounds by Helene Dunbar + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: These Gentle Wounds by Helene Dunbar + Giveaway (International)
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Ready for this week's cover reveal? You know we are! Today we're revealing Helene Dunbar's THESE GENTLE WOUNDS, available May 2014 from Flux. But before we get to the goods, here's a message from Helene:   Hi YABC readers. I’m Helene and thanks for making the dream of sharing the cover for...
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Sarah Lindsay
The cover is nice, not my favorite. But the story is very interesting. I'm looking forward to reading it!
Thursday, 19 September 2013 12:41
Meryl Krieger
I like the glow of the sunlight - it brings out the essential optimism of being young and "standing up".
Thursday, 19 September 2013 12:41
Vivien
The cover really caught my eye!
Thursday, 19 September 2013 21:40
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Cover Reveal: Of Metal and Wishes by Sarah Fine + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: Of Metal and Wishes by Sarah Fine + Giveaway (International)
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  And now it's time for our regularly scheduled broadcast...er...cover reveal!  Today we're revealing Sarah Fine's OF METAL AND WISHES, available August 2014 from McElderry/Simon & Schuster. Before we get to the goods, here's a message from Sarah:   Hi YABC readers! My name is Sarah Fine, and I’m the author...
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Alexa
Ahh! The cover is gorgeous! I cannot wait to read this book. It sounds amazing! ... Read More
Thursday, 05 September 2013 12:07
Leonor Antunes
I really like the cover. If very simple but at the same time it makes us curious. It's like the veil is between us and the story (... Read More
Thursday, 05 September 2013 12:09
Kathy
The cover is quite soft, and pretty. It's also haunting, and really beautiful. Super excited to read it!
Thursday, 05 September 2013 12:14
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Cover Reveal: Allure (The Hoodoo Apprentice #2) by Lea Nolan + Giveaway

Cover Reveal: Allure (The Hoodoo Apprentice #2) by Lea Nolan + Giveaway
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Hey YABCers! Today, we're celebrating the cover reveal of Allure , the sequel to Lea Nolan's Conjure , coming October 1st from Entangled Teen!   Praise for Conjure "Richly filled with exquisite imagery, a compelling story, and a strong, smart heroine, Conjure will keep you up way past your bedtime." ~...
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Lea Nolan
Thanks so much Jen and everyone at YABC for helping to unveil ALLURE to the world! You're the bestest!!! ... Read More
Wednesday, 04 September 2013 13:03
YABC
You are most welcome!
Wednesday, 04 September 2013 20:30
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Cover Reveal: Wicked Little Secrets by Kara Taylor + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Cover Reveal: Wicked Little Secrets by Kara Taylor + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hey everyone! It's been awhile since we had a cover reveal. I thought today would be a great day to fix that. Today we're revealing WICKED LITTLE SECRETS, the sequel to PREP SCHOOL CONFIDENTIAL, by Kara Taylor!  Here's a message from Kara: Nice to meet you, YABC! My name’s Kara Taylor,...
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Jenea Whittington
I love the cover! Can't wait to read it!!!
Thursday, 22 August 2013 12:53
Stacee
I love the new cover!! PSC was one of my favorites for the year and I can't wait to see what is in store for Anne!! Thanks for th... Read More
Thursday, 22 August 2013 19:24
Kendra
They look so cute and so fun! Love them and can't wait to read the books ... Read More
Saturday, 24 August 2013 21:54
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Cover Reveal: Killer of Enemies by Joseph Bruchac + Giveaway (US Only)

Cover Reveal: Killer of Enemies by Joseph Bruchac + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hey YABCers! It's time for another cover reveal, this time from Tu Books . Check out what they have to say about KILLER OF ENEMIES by Joseph Bruchac:   Hi YABC! I’m Stacy Whitman, the publisher and editor of Tu Books. I’m so happy to introduce the cover of Joseph Bruchac’s...
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Katrina Pierce
This cover is pretty badass!
Wednesday, 07 August 2013 12:19
Vikki
I love Joseph Bruchac's books & look forward to Killer of Enemies (whether I win a copy or have to get it on my own). Steampunk as... Read More
Wednesday, 07 August 2013 13:18
Vivien
The cover is great! The synopsis definitely reeled me in!
Wednesday, 07 August 2013 18:19
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