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Spotlight on Paradise On Fire (Jewell Parker Rhodes), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're spotlighting   Paradise On Fire  by Jewell Parker Rhodes! Read on for more about Jewell, her book, and giveaway!         Meet Jewell Parker Rhodes ! Jewell Parker Rhodes  is the author of  Ninth Ward , winner of a Coretta Scott King Honor;  Sugar , winner of the...
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ Battle Dragons: City Of Thieves (Alex London) ~ (US Only)

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YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the CITY OF THIEVES (Battle Dragons #1) by Alex London Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About The Book: Title: CITY OF THIEVES (Battle Dragons #1)   Author:  Alex...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is fantastic and the story sounds like a very adventurous read. I can't wait!
Monday, 13 September 2021 19:00
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Spotlight on The Last Legacy (Adrienne Young), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're spotlighting   The Last Legacy  by Adrienne Young! Read on for more about Adrienne, her book, and giveaway!         Meet Adrienne Young ! New York Times, USA Today and Indie list bestselling author of SKY IN THE DEEP, THE GIRL THE SEA GAVE BACK, FABLE, NAMESAKE...
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Spotlight on Pax, Journey Home (Sara Pennypacker), Excerpt, & Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're spotlighting   Pax, Journey Home  by Sara Pennypacker! Read on for more about Sara, her book, and giveaway!         Meet Sara Pennypacker ! Sara Pennypacker  is the author of the #1  New York Times  bestselling  Pax ; the award-winning Clementine series and its spinoff series, Waylon; and...
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Zachary Snyder
This book series looks great! Think my twins will enjoy!
Saturday, 11 September 2021 21:57
Alyssa Annico
I loved the first book - can't wait for the second!
Thursday, 16 September 2021 09:12
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Blog Tour: The Careful Undressing of Love by Corey Ann Haydu, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!

Blog Tour: The Careful Undressing of Love by Corey Ann Haydu, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!



Today we're excited to be part of  Corey Ann Haydu's blog tour for her new novel,  The Careful Undressing of Love !  Read on for more about Corey, her novel, plus a first chapter reveal, and giveaway!   Meet Corey Ann Haydu !   Corey Ann Haydu  is the critically acclaimed author...
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G Donald Cribbs
I have been reading Corey Ann's books since OCD Love Story, and loving them immensely! This one looks just as exquisite as all the... Read More
Thursday, 02 February 2017 11:56
Allison
This book looks amazing and I love the cover
Friday, 03 February 2017 01:15
Danielle Hammelef
I'm very excited to read this book! Thanks for the glimpse of the fun reading time in this post.
Sunday, 05 February 2017 18:26
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Author Chat with Liz Czukas, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!

Author Chat with Liz Czukas, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!



Today we're excited to chat with Liz Czukas ,  author  of  Throwing My Life Away !  Below  you'll find  more about Liz ,  her  book, plus a first chapter reveal, and a giveaway !     YABC: What gave you the inspiration to write this book? LIZ CZUKAS: The title was...
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Tiffany Engler
I am in love with this cover!
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 18:39
Nancy Hernandez
I like the cover and the synopsis made me laugh, parents throwing away your mementos sounds familiar.
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 19:51
Shannon Mizikoski
I LOVE the cover- especially since the book is about mementos and the cover has photos! I love when covers are super relevant to t... Read More
Thursday, 12 January 2017 22:57
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Spotlight on Wait For Me (Caroline Leech), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on Wait For Me (Caroline Leech), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway



Today we're spotlighting Caroline Leech's novel,  Wait For Me !!  Read on for more about Caroline, her novel, the first chapter reveal, and a giveaway!         Meet  Caroline Leech ! Caroline Leech is a Scottish writer who moved to Texas for an adventure ten years ago. In addition to writing...
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Vivien
This sounds utterly fantastic!!! I cannot wait to read it.
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 10:13
John
I was very impressed by the cover, and the synopsis, also, was very good.
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 21:09
Dianna G.
This sounds like it could be a movie! I like the cover.
Monday, 19 December 2016 17:26
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Spotlight on Wildings (Eleanor Glewwe), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on Wildings (Eleanor Glewwe), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway



Today we're spotlighting Eleanor Glewwe's novel,  Wildings !!  Read on for more about Eleanor, her novel, the first chapter reveal, and a giveaway!         Meet Eleanor Glewwe ! Eleanor Glewwe was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in Minnesota. She plays the cello and once braved a snowstorm to perform...
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John
I found the cover fun and beautifully designed. I found the synopsis insightful.
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 00:57
Crista cast
This story sounds like an great adventures read and the cover is just gorgeous.
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 05:29
Anne
Love the cover! Sounds like an exciting story!
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 15:11
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Author Chat with Rebekah Crane, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!

Author Chat with Rebekah Crane, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!



Today we're excited to chat with Rebekah Crane ,  author  of  The Odds of Loving Grover Cleveland !  Below  you'll find  more about Rebekah ,  her  book, plus a first chapter reveal, and giveaway !   YABC: What gave you the inspiration to write this book? REBEKAH CRANE: I wanted to...
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John
The cover was Bauhasian and the synopsis was full of impish grace.
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 17:53
Asteria
The cover is absoluteky adorable and the synopsis is quirky which makes it interesting
Monday, 05 December 2016 02:25
Tiffany Engler
This looks like such a great read!
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 09:51
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Spotlight on Darkchylde: The Ariel Chylde Saga (R. Queen) Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Darkchylde: The Ariel Chylde Saga (R. Queen) Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!




Today we're spotlighting R. Queen's novel, Darkchylde: The Ariel Chylde Saga !  Read on for more about R. Queen, his novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!     Meet R. Queen ! R.Queen is an accomplished comic book creator, poet, fine artist, and writer. In this, his first novel, Queen brings a visual...
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Anne
Cover and blurb is good! Thanks for the chapter teaser.
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 16:54
John
Intriguing cover and synopsis.
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 23:52
Amie Lambert-Gaudet
I absolutely LOVE the cover of this book. It is one of the best YA covers I have ever seen. And the synopsis has certainly piqued ... Read More
Monday, 07 November 2016 18:11
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