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Spotlight on Warriors of Wing and Flame (Sara B Larson), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to spotlight Warriors of Wing and Flame (Sara B Larson).  Read on for more about Sara, plus a excerpt & a giveaway!         Meet  Sara B Larson ! Sara B. Larson is the best-selling and critically acclaimed author of the YA fantasy DEFY trilogy...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks awesome, like the cover!
Monday, 09 November 2020 12:28
Simone
The gold and red is super pretty, and I really appreciate the cartoon drawings. I have a sister, so any books that have that as a ... Read More
Wednesday, 11 November 2020 10:55
Jeana Kwiecinski
What a beautiful cover! This story sounds amazing!
Saturday, 14 November 2020 21:06
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Giveaway: Escaping Eleven (Jerri Chisholm) ~ (US Only)

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Escaping Eleven (US Only) by: Jerri Chisholm Release Date: December  8th, 2020 Publisher: Entangled Teen          About the Book: In Compound Eleven, the hierarchy of the floors is everything. My name is Eve Hamilton, and on my floor, we fight. Which at least is better than the bottom...
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Simone
I love the orange and purple theme, you never see it on covers! The synopsis reminds me slightly of Divergent, which is still one ... Read More
Sunday, 08 November 2020 17:19
Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 11 November 2020 20:54
Jeana Kwiecinski
That cover is gorgeous and the story sounds like it is going to be really good!
Saturday, 14 November 2020 21:00
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: Gobbledy by Lis Anna-Langston + Giveaway (US Only)

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Gobbledy by Lis Anna-Langston, out 10/20/2020 from Spark Press! Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author: Get ready to meet everyone's FAVORITE alien in the attic! ~ Lis Anna-Langston   Ready? -- -- -- -- -- --...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 11 November 2020 20:56
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Spotlight on The Enigma Game (Elizabeth Wein), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Enigma Game  by Elizabeth Wein.  Read on for more about Elizabeth and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Elizabeth Wein ! Elizabeth Wein was born in New York City, grew up abroad, and currently lives in Scotland with her...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 11 November 2020 20:56
Jeana Kwiecinski
Oh wow, this story sounds amazing!
Saturday, 14 November 2020 20:54
Victoria Scott
Thank you so much for sharing! Looks great!
Thursday, 19 November 2020 11:18
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Spotlight on Zero Repeat Forever (G.S. Prendergast), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US/Can Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Zero Repeat Forever  by G.S. Prendergast.  Read on for more about G.S. Prendergast and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet G.S. Prendergast !   G.S. Prendergast is the author of the award-winning and multi-nominated young adult novels in verse, Audacious...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading.
Thursday, 05 November 2020 11:59
Autumn
I have been wanting to read this for awhile.
Thursday, 05 November 2020 21:43
Andrea Cerda
This looks amazing cant wait to read it, love the cover
Thursday, 12 November 2020 16:21
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Author Chat with Kass Morgan & Danielle Paige (The Ravens) Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Kass Morgan & Danielle Paige author of The Ravens. Read on for more about Kass & Danielle and their book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Kass Morgan ! Kass Morgan is the New York Times bestselling author of The 100, which was...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 04 November 2020 12:00
Brittany Carter
Sounds like a book I could get lost in thank you for sharing
Wednesday, 04 November 2020 13:42
Andrea Cerda
YES!!! Witches!!! Sounds really interesting and the cover is amazing!
Wednesday, 04 November 2020 16:40
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Author Of The Week: Author Chat with Candace Robinson (Lyrics & Curses), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!       Introducing  Candace Robinson , YABC's Author of the Week!...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Monday, 02 November 2020 12:03
Andrea Cerda
Book looks interesting, like the cover too!
Monday, 02 November 2020 15:59
Brittany Carter
Love the cover design sounds like one I would really enjoy
Wednesday, 04 November 2020 16:14
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: Not Our Summer by Casie Bazay + Giveaway (US Only)

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Not Our Summer by Casie Bazay, releasing 5/11/2021 from Runnng Press/ Hachette! Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author: Hi everyone! I’m so excited to share the cover of my debut novel, NOT OUR SUMMER, with you...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, nice cover!
Friday, 30 October 2020 12:40
John Clark
I agree the cover is great!
Wednesday, 04 November 2020 19:30
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Giveaway: Whispering Pines (Heidi Lang/Kati Bartkowski) ~ (US Only)

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Whispering Pines (US Only) by: Heidi Lang / Kati Bartkowski Release Date: September 1st, 2020 Publisher: Margaret K McElderry Books       About the Book: A young boy and girl who must protect their small town from otherworldly forces threatening to destroy it. Rae’s father vanished without a trace—and Rae...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, nice cover!
Friday, 30 October 2020 12:41
Andrea Cerda
The cover!!!! Looks like a good read!
Friday, 30 October 2020 13:47
Chiara Jucha
Love this cover!
Monday, 02 November 2020 11:52
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It's Live! Cover Reveal + Giveaway (US Only): Enduring Freedom by Trent Reedy & Jawad Arash

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Enduring Freedom by Jawad Arash and Trent Reedy, out 5/18/2021 from Algonquin Young Readers! Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the authors: The soldier on the cover of Enduring Freedom reminds me of the first American I ever...
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John Clark
I'll be eagerly awaiting this one.
Wednesday, 04 November 2020 19:24
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