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Cover Reveal: OPEN ROAD SUMMER by Emery Lord + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Cover Reveal: OPEN ROAD SUMMER by Emery Lord + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Guys, this cover today is soooo PRETTYPRETTY. You know I'm a sucker for gorgeous lighting on a cover and this one is simply breathtaking. Major props to the cover designer of OPEN ROAD SUMMER by Emery Lord.  But before I show you what I'm talking about, here's a message from Emery:...
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Vivien
I really do love the cover!!
Monday, 05 August 2013 12:37
Jenna DeTrapani
I think this is one of the more gorgeous covers I have seen this year. Not to mention, the synopsis is intriguing. I am already pu... Read More
Monday, 05 August 2013 14:52
Michelle
I love the cover! And I've been crazy excited to read OPEN ROAD SUMMER since I came across it on Goodreads. Congrats, Emery!... Read More
Monday, 05 August 2013 14:57
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Cover Reveal: The Nightmare Dilemma by Mindee Arnett + Giveaway! (US/Canada)

Cover Reveal: The Nightmare Dilemma by Mindee Arnett + Giveaway! (US/Canada)
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Hey YABCers! Ready for a new cover reveal and giveaway?  Of course you are. Who am I kidding?  This week's cover reveal comes to you from Mindee Arnett, and we'll let her tell you all about it. Take it away, Mindee!   Hello YABC! So happy to be here for the...
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Bonnie
I love it! Love how well it ties in to the story and matches with the first cover! Love the silhouettes... very nice. Can't wait f... Read More
Wednesday, 10 July 2013 12:20
Kierra
I ADORE it!
Wednesday, 10 July 2013 12:26
Emily
I think it's a perfect complement to the first cover. I LOVE the colors!!
Wednesday, 10 July 2013 12:27
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Cover Reveal: The Sowing by Steven dos Santos + Giveaway! (US/Canada)

Cover Reveal: The Sowing by Steven dos Santos + Giveaway! (US/Canada)
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  Hey YABCers!    It's time for another cover reveal and giveaway! Today we're revealing the sequel cover to THE CULLING by Steven dos Santos called THE SOWING. Before we get to the goods, here's a message from Steven:       Greetings, YABC! You have all been recruited by the...
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Tori kelley
Your cover looks like it promises another exciting adventure, Steven!
Tuesday, 02 July 2013 12:03
Stacie Ramey
Love the cover!!! And I happen to know it IS an exciting read!
Tuesday, 02 July 2013 12:09
Micah Dawson
This cover is absolutely amazing! Can't wait for more Lucky
Tuesday, 02 July 2013 12:30
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Cover Reveal: NEARLY GONE by Elle Cosimano + Giveaway (US Only)

Cover Reveal: NEARLY GONE by Elle Cosimano + Giveaway (US Only)
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What's that? Another cover reveal?  Oh yeah, baby.  Today we'll be showing you the cover to Elle Cosimano's NEARLY GONE, coming to you March 2014 from Kathy Dawson Books/Penguin.  Before we get to the goods, here's a message from Elle:   Shhhh… come close. I’m going to tell you a secret....
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Vivien
I love the cover!!!!
Thursday, 20 June 2013 12:08
Heather
Intriguing! Looks like a book I will definitely read!
Thursday, 20 June 2013 12:18
Joanna
Creeptastic!
Thursday, 20 June 2013 12:19
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Cover Reveal: ALL THAT GLOWS by Ryan Graudin + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: ALL THAT GLOWS by Ryan Graudin + Giveaway (International)
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It's time for another cover reveal! Today we're revealing ALL THAT GLOWS by Ryan Graudin, coming your way February 2014 from HarperTeen.  Before we get to the goods, here's a message from Ryan:   Greetings, YABC! And welcome to the exclusive cover reveal for my debut novel ALL THAT GLOWS!  ...
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Kierra
This is my first time hearing about this book, but it sounds fantastic AND looks gorgeous!
Wednesday, 19 June 2013 12:11
Katrina Pierce
Freaking gorgeous cover!
Wednesday, 19 June 2013 12:15
Elizabeth Aguilar
The cover is really amazing. The giant font gives it that extra flare of... magic.
Wednesday, 19 June 2013 12:21
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Double Cover Reveal and Giveaway: Warrior and Her Dark Curiosity

Double Cover Reveal and Giveaway: Warrior and Her Dark Curiosity
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Last year we did a joint cover reveal for Ellen Oh's PROPHECY and Megan Shepherd's THE MADMAN'S DAUGHTER. So when the covers of their sequels came in, we thought we'd do another joint reveal. I can't wait for you guys to see them!   First, here's a message from Megan: Hello...
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Rachel Patrick
AHHHHHHHHH! I haven't read Ellen Oh's books yet, but I read The Madman's Daughter and just ahhhh! I NEED Her Dark Curiosity! I tot... Read More
Monday, 10 June 2013 12:11
Christa
Both of these covers are gorgeous!! I am especially in love with Warrior. The red really pops
Monday, 10 June 2013 12:14
Jessica
Holy gorgeous covers! I am so excited for Her Dark Curiosity and that cover works so well with the first! And that synopsis! Wow. ... Read More
Monday, 10 June 2013 12:21
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Cover Reveal: TAINTED by A.E. Rought + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: TAINTED by A.E. Rought + Giveaway (International)

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  Time for another fabulous cover reveal! This time we have the pleasure of revealing A.E. Rought's TAINTED, the sequel to BROKEN .    It's gor-ja-mous. Simply lovely. Ready to see it? First, here's a message from A.E. Rought:   Hi YABC! My name is A.E. Rought, and I’m bouncy-puppy thrilled...
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Vivien
ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT!!!!
Thursday, 06 June 2013 12:05
Danielle D
Love the cover, it's a great contrast to the red from the first book
Thursday, 06 June 2013 12:45
Heliose Gwen Bajao
The cover is really gorgeous! I really love it.
Friday, 07 June 2013 05:36
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Cover Reveal: THE HISTORIANS by Trisha Leigh + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: THE HISTORIANS by Trisha Leigh + Giveaway (International)
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Remember the amazing covers of Trisha Leigh's THE LAST YEAR series ? We sure do. Who could forget how lovely they are and how perfectly they all fit together? Today, I get to reveal the cover of Trisha's NEW book from her second series: THE HISTORIANS. It's another slam dunk, I...
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Danielle
Whoa, that's an amazing cover. It reminds me of classic sci-fi without looking dated. I really like the time travel premise. It op... Read More
Thursday, 23 May 2013 13:20
Kelly McCurdy
I love the cover!!! I am so excited to read this book!!!
Thursday, 23 May 2013 13:22
Rachel Patrick
I REALLY like the cover; it looks like a movie poster! And the synopsis is really intriguing. I look forward to reading this one!... Read More
Thursday, 23 May 2013 13:54
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Cover Reveal: THIS IS HOW I FIND HER by Sara Polsky + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Cover Reveal: THIS IS HOW I FIND HER by Sara Polsky + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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We're happy to reveal the cover for Sara Polsky's THIS IS HOW I FIND HER on the YABC Blog today! But before we get to the goods, here's a message from Sara:   Hi, YABC! Welcome to the cover reveal for THIS IS HOW I FIND HER! I'm excited to be...
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Vivien
The cover is wonderful!
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 14:05
Stephanie
Wow. This book sounds pretty good.
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 21:46
Alicia Batista
I LOVE that cover! It's the first thing I noticed when looking at the book! Thanks for this giveaway! ... Read More
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 11:31
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Cover Reveal: KINSLAYER by Jay Kristoff + Giveaway!

Cover Reveal: KINSLAYER by Jay Kristoff + Giveaway!
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Are you guys as stoked as I am to see the cover for KINSLAYER, the sequel to STORMDANCER?!  And what about that title? I love them both so hard. We're also letting you see the UK cover. Tell us which one you like best in the comments! ARE YOU READY FOR...
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Michelle
Yes!!! I love the US version! It's so dynamic! Yukiko looks amazing, not to mention the awesome Buruu in the background. So epic.... Read More
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 14:40
G Donald Cribbs
US cover is so fracktastically amazing...shudders...uses AED...please, I beseech you, I must have a copy of this book to review!!!... Read More
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 22:56
Nikki
I like the US cover. The color and intensity are amazing. The UK is also nice, but lacks the power of the other.
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 10:52
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