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Spotlight on Minecraft: The Shipwreck (C.B. Lee), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to spotlight Minecraft: The Shipwreck (C.B. Lee).  Read on for more about C.B., plus a excerpt & a giveaway!         Meet  C.B. Lee !   C. B. Lee  is a Lambda Literary Award–nominated writer of young-adult science fiction and fantasy. Her works include the...
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Zachary Snyder
This book looks fun! My nephew would love it!
Wednesday, 11 November 2020 15:54
Jeana Kwiecinski
Sounds like a fun book and I love the cover!
Saturday, 14 November 2020 21:16
Chiara Jucha
My students would love this!
Monday, 16 November 2020 12:34
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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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Spotlight on The Popper Penguin Rescue (Eliot Schrefer), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to spotlight The Popper Penguin Rescue (Eliot Schrefer).  Read on for more about Eliot, plus a excerpt & a giveaway!         Meet  Eliot Schrefer !   ELIOT SCHREFER is a New York Times-bestselling author, and has twice been a finalist for the National Book Award. In...
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Zachary Snyder
This book sounds so fun! Look forward to reading it.
Friday, 16 October 2020 12:31
Penny Olson
The cover is cute and the story sounds really fun.
Friday, 06 November 2020 18:05
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is cute. This book sounds fun to read.
Saturday, 07 November 2020 17:25
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Author Chat with Marit Weisenberg (The Insomniacs) Plus Excerpt!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Marit Weisenberg author of The Insomniacs. Read on for more about Marit and her book, plus an excerpt!       Meet  Marit Weisenberg !     Marit Weisenberg has a master's degree from UCLA in Cinema and Media Studies and worked as a...
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Author Chat with Katherine Laurin (These Vengeful Hearts), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Katherine Laurin author of These Vengeful Hearts. Read on for more about Katherine and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Katherine Laurin !   Katherine Laurin lives in Colorado with her husband, two sons, and tiny dog. When she's not writing,...
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Zachary Snyder
Book sounds great, love the cover!
Tuesday, 01 September 2020 11:38
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you have done a great job I hope you will do much batter in the future titan gel.... Read More
Wednesday, 02 September 2020 05:57
Andrea Cerda
Looking foward to read it! love the cover
Friday, 04 September 2020 17:08
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway (After The Worst Things Happen (Audrey Vernick) ~ US Only

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  I am thrilled to be hosting a spot on the AFTER THE WORST THING HAPPENS by Audrey Vernick Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out my post and make sure to enter the giveaway!     About the Book:   Title:  AFTER THE WORST THING HAPPENS Author: ...
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Spotlight on Home Home (Lisa Allen-Agostini), Plus Excerpt!

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Today we're excited to spotlight Home Home  by Lisa Allen-Agostini.  Read on for more about Lisa and her book, plus an excerpt!       Meet Lisa Allen-Agostini ! Lisa Allen-Agostini is a widely published novelist, journalist, and poet from Trinidad and Tobago. She writes primarily about the Caribbean, its people,...
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Author Of The Week: Kiera Cass (The Betrothed), 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 Kiera Cass , YABC's...
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Victoria Scott
I love Kiera's writing style and can't wait to enjoy this book as well!
Tuesday, 12 May 2020 18:38
Candice Gigous
The cover is beautiful. The synopsis is very intriguing. I loved The Selection series by this author and I am excited about this n... Read More
Wednesday, 13 May 2020 07:29
Lin Ryals
I love Cass! I love this cover! I really want this book!
Monday, 08 June 2020 07:42
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Spotlight on Felix Ever After (Kacen Callender), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Felix Ever After  by Kacen Callender.  Read on for more about Kacen and their book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Kacen Callender ! Kacen Callender  is originally from Saint Thomas, in the US Virgin Islands. Kacen has a BA from Sarah Lawrence...
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Madeline Tebo
I can't wait to read this! And the cover is gorgeous!
Tuesday, 12 May 2020 16:07
Abigail Lowry
Kacen Callender is one of my favorite authors and I can't wait to read their next book; it looks fantastic!
Wednesday, 13 May 2020 13:14
Keia
One of my favorite book covers! I can't wait to read this one.
Thursday, 21 May 2020 20:51
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Spotlight on The Key To Fear (Kristin Cast), Plus Excerpt!

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Key To Fear  by Kristin Cast.  Read on for more about Kristin and her book, plus an excerpt!       Meet Kristin Cast ! KRISTIN CAST is a #1 New York Times and #1 USA Today bestselling author who was born in Japan, grew up in Oklahoma, and loves...
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