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Author Chat with L.C. Rosen (CAMP), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with L.C. Rosen author of CAMP. Read on for more about L.C. and his book, plus an giveaway.       Meet L.C. Rosen !             L. C. Rosen, also known as Lev Rosen, has written several books for adults and children,...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks interesting, looking forward to reading it.
Monday, 25 May 2020 12:45
Keia
I've been excited to read this since it was announced it will be a movie on HBO Max.
Friday, 29 May 2020 14:27
Jamie Snyder
This book looks and sounds amazing! I am also very excited that it is also in production to be a movie on HBO Max. This will be a ... Read More
Saturday, 06 June 2020 13:21
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Giveaway: Lakeshire Park (Megan Walker) ~ (US Only)

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Lakeshire Park (US Only) by: Megan Walker Release Date: April 7th, 2020 Publisher: Shadow Mountain Publishing   About the Book:   Brighton, England 1820 Amelia Moore wants only one thing—to secure the future happiness of her younger sister, Clara. With their stepfather’s looming death, the two sisters will soon be on...
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Gabby Roberts
The cover gives off the romantic period drama feel and the synopsis is very interesting. I didn't win the book on Instagram, so I ... Read More
Thursday, 28 May 2020 15:30
Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover. This book sounds intriguing.
Thursday, 11 June 2020 15:01
Lin Ryals
This sounds like such a great read!
Tuesday, 16 June 2020 08:53
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Dangers Of Dating A Diva series! Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveals for  The Dangers Of Dating A Diva series  by Maggie Dallen, Christina Benjamin, Michelle MacQueen, Ann Maree Craven,  and Stephanie Street!         Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author: Greetings YABCers,  We are...
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Danielle Hammelef
The covers are cute. These books sound fun to read.
Thursday, 11 June 2020 15:01
Penny Olson
The covers and stories are fun.
Wednesday, 17 June 2020 23:25
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Spotlight on The Jewel Thief (Jeannie Mobley), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Jewel Thief  by Jeannie Mobley.  Read on for more about Jeannie and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Jeannie Mobley ! Jeannie Mobley has spent much of her life daydreaming herself into other centuries. This tendency has led her...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Monday, 18 May 2020 13:39
Heena Cruzl
Great, you have given interesting information and experiences, I really like it. return man 3... Read More
Tuesday, 19 May 2020 06:08
Brooklyn
So very very excited for this. Synopsis seems like the exact kind of book I love.
Tuesday, 19 May 2020 20:24
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Author Chat with Anna Jarzab (Breath Like Water), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Anna Jarzab author of Breath Like Water. Read on for more about Anna and her book, plus an giveaway.       Meet Anna Jarzab !             Anna Jarzab  is a Midwesterner turned New Yorker. She lives and works in New...
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Heena Cruzl
This is a great article, I read and enjoyed it play
Tuesday, 19 May 2020 06:11
Kristin
I can't wait to read this. I love the way she described the motion on the beautiful cover, and I love stories about athletes.... Read More
Tuesday, 19 May 2020 10:09
Lindsay
I'm so excited for this book! I love sports-related novels
Tuesday, 26 May 2020 22:38
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Author Chat with Katharine Orton (Nevertell), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Katharine Orton author of Nevertell. Read on for more about Katharine and her book, plus an giveaway.       Meet Katharine Orton !           Katharine Orton has a master’s in creative writing. Nevertell is her debut novel. She lives in Bristol, England.   ...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks interesting, looking forward to reading it!
Monday, 11 May 2020 13:47
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is gorgeous and shows the action promised in the exciting synopsis.
Thursday, 04 June 2020 12:55
Dan Denman
I like the artwork in the book cover. This sounds like a good fantasy adventure.
Monday, 08 June 2020 12:29
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Author Chat with Megan Walker (Lakeshire Park), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Megan Walker author of Lakeshire Park. Read on for more about Won-pyung Sohn and her book, plus an giveaway.       Meet Megan Walker !         Megan Walker was raised on a berry farm in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, where her...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Thursday, 07 May 2020 12:52
Caryl Kane
Wonderful interview! I'm looking forward to reading "Lakeshire Park".
Sunday, 10 May 2020 20:33
Lin Ryals
Yes! This totally looks like my genre!! I want!
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 10:59
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Giveaway: Magic Required (Wizard For Hire) (Obert Skye) ~ US Only

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  Magic Requred: Wizard For Hire (US Only) by: Obert Skye Release Date: April 7th, 2020 Publisher: Shadow Mountain Publishing       About the Book At the Convent of Sweet Mercy, young girls are raised to be killers. In some few children the old bloods show, gifting rare talents that...
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Zachary Snyder
This book looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 05 May 2020 12:32
Amanda
Love the cover and this series!
Friday, 29 May 2020 16:01
Penny Olson
The cover has a lot going on. The story sounds, dark, magical and fun.
Thursday, 04 June 2020 23:39
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Indie Superstars with the Authors of Queen of the Fae Series + Giveaway (US & International)







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 Melissa A. Craven and M. Lynn, authors of the Queen of the Fae series     Welcome to YABC, Melissa and Michelle!...
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Melissa
The cover looks majestic yet ethereal in quality and I like synopsis because this my kind of read as someone is spirited away.... Read More
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 01:50
Dan Denman
I like the colors and design of the cover. This sounds like a good fantasy adventure.
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 13:36
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Giveaway: Explorer Academy: The Star Dunes (Trudi Trueit) ~ US Only

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Explorer Academy: The Star Dunes (US Only) by: Trudi Trueit Release Date: March 17th, 2020 Publisher: National Geographic Kids Books       About the Book: Cruz, Sailor, Emmett, and the gang are on their way to Africa when Nebula misses their intended target and someone close to Cruz ends up...
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Zachary Snyder
This series is great, can't wait to read this one!
Friday, 01 May 2020 10:38
Stephanie
First off, this site is so cool! I'd seen the social media posts, but am glad I finally visited! Second, I haven't heard of this s... Read More
Friday, 01 May 2020 14:38
vendingshop
great work man, I would like to congratulate you on this effort HBCU Alumni.... Read More
Tuesday, 05 May 2020 07:37
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