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Animal Sidekicks in YA Fantasy! + Win A Copy of A Season of Sinister Dreams (Tracy Banghart) ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight A Season of Sinister Dreams  by Tracy Banghart!  Read on for more about Tracy and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Tracy Banghart !     Tracy Banghart is the author of Grace and Fury and Queen of Ruin ....
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Andrea Cerda
love the cover and the story looks interesting!
Friday, 23 July 2021 01:03
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Giveaway: Wild Tongues Can't Be Tamed: 15 Voices from the Latinx Diaspora (Saraciea J. Fennell) ~ US Only

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Wild Tongues Can't Be Tamed (US Only) by: Saraciea J. Fennell Release Date: September 14th, 2021 Publisher: Flatiron Books       About the Book: Edited by The Bronx Is Reading founder Saraciea J. Fennell and featuring an all-star cast of Latinx contributors,  Wild Tongues Can’t Be Tamed  is a ground-breaking...
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Chiara Jucha
Looks amazing!
Monday, 19 July 2021 17:12
Keia
This cover is gorgeous!
Tuesday, 20 July 2021 12:51
Avid Reader and Geek Girl
Beautiful cover!
Tuesday, 27 July 2021 13:18
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Author Chat with Brianna Bourne (You and Me at the End of the World), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Brianna Bourne author of You and Me at the End of the World!  Read on for more about Brianna, her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Brianna Bourne ! Brianna   Bourne  is author of  You & Me at the End...
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Chiara Jucha
Sounds interesting!
Monday, 19 July 2021 17:03
Emily
This sounds really good
Sunday, 01 August 2021 17:11
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Author Chat with Laura Silverman (Up All Night: 13 Stories Between Sunset and Sunrise), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Laura Silverman author of Up All Night: 13 Stories Between Sunset and Sunrise !  Read on for more about Laura, her book, plus an giveaway!        Meet  Laura Silverman !        Laura Silverman  is an author and freelance editor in...
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Keia
I love all these YA anthologies that are coming out lately! This cover is super pretty.
Tuesday, 20 July 2021 12:49
Andrea Cerda
love the cover and the story looks interesting!
Friday, 23 July 2021 01:03
Delaney
This cover is so pretty and I love the sound of this anthology!
Tuesday, 27 July 2021 11:13
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It's Live! Cover Reveal: Freaks (Brett Riley), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Freaks  by Brett Riley, releasing March 2022 by Imbrifex Books!                Ready to see? Scroll, YABCers! Scroll! ... ... ... ... ... ... ... Here it is!        *** If you choose...
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Chiara Jucha
Love the cover!
Monday, 19 July 2021 17:07
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Indie Superstars with the Author of Currents Converged + Giveaway (US Only)




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Welcome to YA Books Central's "Indie Superstars" column. This event will spotlight the best and brightest of the indie community. You don’t want to miss out on these talented authors   This week we’re interviewing Deidre Sequeira , author of Currents Converged: The Isla Emerged Finale    Welcome to YABC, Deidre!   Caitlin Haines: Please tell...
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Andrea Cerda
love the cover and the story looks interesting!
Friday, 23 July 2021 01:03
Emily
I love books about merfolks. Such a pretty cover.
Sunday, 01 August 2021 17:05
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Author Chat with Emily Hayse (These War-Torn Hands), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Emily Hayse author of These War-Torn Hands !  Read on for more about Emily, her book, plus an giveaway!        Meet  Emily Hayse !       EMILY HAYSE is a lover of log cabins, strong coffee, NASCAR, and the smell of...
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Andrea Cerda
love the cover and the story looks interesting!
Friday, 23 July 2021 01:02
Danielle Hammelef
I enjoy this cover and think the synopsis is amazing!
Tuesday, 03 August 2021 13:49
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It's Live! Cover Reveal: Mind Like A Diamond (Amanda Pavlov), Plus Giveaway!

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Mind Like A Diamond  by Amanda Pavlov, releasing December 14th, 2021 by Sword and Silk Books!           Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author:   Halloween has always been my favorite...
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Norma
Loving the cover and cannot wait to get my hands on a copy!! ?
Thursday, 08 July 2021 15:35
Sabila
The cover is so gorgeous. I'd love to have a copy and read the book
Wednesday, 21 July 2021 00:48
Andrea Cerda
love the cover and the story looks interesting!
Friday, 23 July 2021 01:02
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Author Chat with Yvonne Woon (If You, Then Me), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Yvonne Woon author of If You, Then Me!  Read on for more about Yvonne, her book, plus an giveaway!        Meet  Yvonne Woon !      Yvonne Woon  is the author of the Dead Beautiful trilogy with Hyperion. She holds an MFA...
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Tiffany Engler
Can't wait to read this one!
Saturday, 10 July 2021 13:36
Lindsay
I love the cover! So pretty
Saturday, 17 July 2021 19:21
Keia
This cover is so pretty! Can't wait to read this one.
Tuesday, 20 July 2021 12:46
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It's Live! Cover Reveal: The Words We Keep (Erin Stewart), Plus Giveaway! ~ (INT)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  The Words We Keep  by Erin Stewart, releasing March 15th, 2022 by Delacorte/Penguin Random House!           Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author:   I am thrilled to share this cover...
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Amie Lambert-Gaudet
When I read the following quote I knew right away that this was not only a book I want to read, but also a book I want to review a... Read More
Thursday, 08 July 2021 04:18
Tiffany Engler
Can't wait to read this book!
Saturday, 10 July 2021 13:39
Chiara Jucha
I loved Scars Like Wings, I can wait to read this one too!
Saturday, 10 July 2021 17:42
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