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Author Chat with Tracy Wolff (Crave), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Tracy Wolff author of Crave. Read on for more about Tracy and her book, plus an giveaway.       Meet Tracy Wolff!           Tracy Wolff Tracy Wolff is the New York Times and USA Today  bestselling author of sixty-four...
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Alyssa Susanna
I keep hearing about this book! It's everywhere! I took a break from the vampire fiction since Breaking Dawn, but I am quite excit... Read More
Tuesday, 07 April 2020 08:16
Brittany
This cover reminds me of the Twilight series covers.
Monday, 20 April 2020 11:56
Colleen Burns
I've heard so much about this book lately! I love the cover and how it looks like the Twilight book covers
Wednesday, 22 April 2020 18:29
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Author Of The Week: Emily Duncan (Ruthless Gods), Excerpt, 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 Emily Duncan , YABC's Author of the...
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Madeline Tebo
I loved Wicked Saints! Can't wait to read this!
Monday, 13 April 2020 13:18
Lindsay
Wicked Saints is so good! I can't wait for the sequel
Saturday, 18 April 2020 16:01
Brittany
Ahhhhh, can't wait for this one!
Monday, 20 April 2020 11:56
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: Extraordinary Lies by Jennifer Alsever + Giveaway (US Only)

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Extraordinary Lies by Jennifer Alsever, releasing 4/3/2020 from Sawatch Publishing! Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author: I’m so pleased to announce this amazing cover for my fourth novel, Extraordinary Lies.This gorgeous illustrated design, created by Sarah...
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Davianna Nieto
The cover is so clever and stunning and the synopsis is very exciting!
Wednesday, 08 April 2020 23:52
Brittany
This cover totally knocked it out of the park!!! Love a good read cover.
Monday, 20 April 2020 11:55
Alex Colpitts
Sounds super good
Friday, 24 April 2020 08:52
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Spotlight on What I Like About Me (Jenna Guillaume), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight What I Like About Me  by Jenna Guillaume.  Read on for more about Jenna and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Jenna Guillaume!         Jenna Guillaume was the editor-at-large for BuzzFeed Australia, where she wrote about pop...
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Victoria Scott
I love the cover! Sounds great!
Monday, 06 April 2020 21:38
Brittany
The little popcorn in her hair is adorable!!
Monday, 20 April 2020 11:55
Anna
Great cover, can't wait to read it.
Wednesday, 22 April 2020 19:39
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Giveaway: We Are The Wildcats (Siobhan Vivian) ~ US Only

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We Are The Wildcats (US Only) by: Siobhan Vivian Release Date: March 31st, 2020 Publisher: Simon & Schuster BYR       About the Book: A toxic coach finds himself outplayed by the high school girls on his team in this deeply suspenseful novel, which unspools over twenty-four hours through six...
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Colleen Burns
This book looks so good!
Thursday, 09 April 2020 17:08
Brittany
Very cool, love the art!
Monday, 20 April 2020 11:55
Alex Colpitts
Love this cover.
Friday, 24 April 2020 08:51
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Giveaway: What The Other Three Don't Know (Spencer Hyde) ~ US Only

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What The Other Three Don't Know (US Only) by: Spencer Hyde Release Date: March 3rd, 2020 Publisher: Shadow Mountain Publishing       About the Book: Will I still be loved if I show people who I really am?   Four high school seniors. Four secrets about to be told.  ...
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Renee Moore
This book sounds great!
Friday, 03 April 2020 18:50
Jeana Kwiecinski
This sounds amazing!
Sunday, 19 April 2020 10:27
Brittany
Never heard of this one before now. Added to my list!
Monday, 20 April 2020 11:55
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Spotlight on Jack Kerouac Is Dead To Me (Gae Polisner), Plus Guest Post!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight Jack Kerouac Is Dead To Me (Gae Polisner).  Read on for more about Gae plus a guest post!         Meet Gae Polisner !    GAE POLISNER is the award-winning author of  In Sight of Stars, The Memory of Things, The Summer of...
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Brittany
I love the author photo in the water, very cool!
Monday, 20 April 2020 11:54
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Author Of The Week: Author Chat with April Genevieve Tucholke (Seven Endless Forests), Plus Giveaway! ~ (INT)

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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 April Genevieve Tucholke , YABC's Author of...
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Lauren
Wow! What a fantastical synopsis and a unique retelling. The cover really adds to the magic and nature elements of the story.... Read More
Monday, 23 March 2020 11:10
Kacie
This sounds like a great book. The green and blue colors really make this cover stand out.
Friday, 03 April 2020 01:32
Renee Moore
Beautiful cover!
Friday, 03 April 2020 18:48
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Author Chat with Jake Martinez (The Mixtape To My Life), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Jake Martinez author of The Mixtape To My Life. Read on for more about Jake and his book, plus an giveaway.         Meet Jake Martinez!           Jake Martinez is a former South Texas resident who has found...
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ariana pham
Thanks for writing such a great article, I stumbled upon your blog and read a few posts. I like your writing style y8 game... Read More
Monday, 23 March 2020 04:06
Madeline Tebo
I can't wait to read this! And of course I love Justin's affinity for 80s music!
Monday, 30 March 2020 16:18
Abigail Lowry
I got to read an ARC of the book and it was incredible; I definitely recommend reading it.
Tuesday, 07 April 2020 13:43
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Giveaway: A Taxonomy Of Love (Rachael Allen) ~ (US Only)



A Taxonomy Of Love (US Only) by: Rachael Allen Release Date: March 19th, 2020 Publisher: Abrams/Amulet       About the Book: Between having a perfect-at-everything older brother and being teased about his Tourette’s syndrome, Spencer is used to feeling like the weird one. But the moment Hope steps out of...
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Lauren
The font on the cover is really appealing and adorned with nice graphics. I love stories about boys that aren’t all macho but just... Read More
Monday, 23 March 2020 12:07
Lindsay
Both of these sound so cute and entertaining! I love the covers, major summer vibes!
Monday, 23 March 2020 19:16
Victoria Scott
The covers are perfect! They both sound great! Thanks for sharing!
Monday, 23 March 2020 22:32
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