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Penguin Teen Blog Tour, Excerpt, & Giveaway: Nemesis (Brendan Reichs)

Penguin Teen Blog Tour, Excerpt, & Giveaway: Nemesis (Brendan Reichs)



Today we're spotlighting Brendan Reichs's novel,  Nemesis !!  Read on for more about Brendan, his novel, a excerpt, and a giveaway!         Meet  Brendan Reichs ! Brendan Reichs was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. He graduated from Wake Forest University in 2000 and The George Washington University...
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Julie
I thought this post was pretty good. Nemesis sounds interesting.
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 23:59
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Rockstar Book Tours Release Day Blitz, First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway: The Great Pursuit (Wendy Higgins)

Rockstar Book Tours Release Day Blitz, First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway: The Great Pursuit (Wendy Higgins)




    Here at YABC we are so excited that THE GREAT PURSUIT by Wendy Higgins is available NOW and that we get to share the news! If you haven’t yet heard about this wonderful book by Author Wendy Higgins, be sure to check out all the details below.   This...
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Author Chat with Heather Hansen, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!

Author Chat with Heather Hansen, Plus First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway!





Today we're excited to chat with Heather Hansen ,  author  of  The Breaking Light !  Below  you'll find  more about Heather ,  her  book, plus a giveaway !     What gave you the inspiration to write this book?   While on a trip to Seattle, I took the Underground City...
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John
I love the urban cover, and the synopsis sounds intriguing!
Tuesday, 07 March 2017 21:38
Linda Romer
The Breaking Light sounds great! I love the cover! Thank you
Monday, 13 March 2017 21:58
Candice Gigous
The cover is cool and has great colors. The synopsis is very interesting. Sounds like an exciting read.
Monday, 20 March 2017 04:42
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Spotlight on Remember Me Forever (Sara Wolf), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on Remember Me Forever (Sara Wolf), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway




Today we're spotlighting Sara Wolf's novel,  Remember Me Forever !!  Read on for more about Sara, her novel, the first chapter reveal, and a giveaway!       Meet  Sara Wolf ! Sara Wolf lives in San Diego, California, where she burns instead of tans. When she isn't pouring her allotted lifeforce...
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Mindy
The cover looks great, but the synopsis sounds crazy. I wanna read this!
Friday, 17 March 2017 12:33
Lily M.
I like the color of the cover, it stands out ?
Saturday, 18 March 2017 02:00
stephanie bondlow
The title is intriguing, and I love the excerpt and the cover! i cannot wait to read this book.
Monday, 20 March 2017 22:25
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Release Day Blitz, Excerpt, & Giveaway: Gardenia (Kelsey Sutton)

Release Day Blitz, Excerpt, & Giveaway: Gardenia (Kelsey Sutton)



Today on the blog YABC is excited to share  Kelsey Sutton's new release, Gardenia!! Below is more info about Kelsey Sutton, her new book, an excerpt from Gardenia, and a giveaway!         Chapter One   My eyes open. It takes a moment to realize that I’m not staring...
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John
I think the cover looks a bit ominous, and I enjoyed the synopsis.
Tuesday, 28 February 2017 21:19
Heidi Wong
The cover along with the summary bring interest to me, it seems there is more to the book than meets the eye.
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 21:55
Shannon Mizikoski
The cover looks very foreboding, which seems perfect based on the synopsis! I love the whole "knowing when you'll die" thing, it's... Read More
Saturday, 04 March 2017 00:44
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Blog Tour & Excerpt: Well That Was Awkward (Rachel Vail)

Blog Tour & Excerpt: Well That Was Awkward (Rachel Vail)



Here at YABC, we're thrilled to be hosting an excerpt of Rachel Vail's new novel,  Well That Was Awkward ,  as part of the book's blog tour!       Meet  Rachel Vail ! Rachel Vail is the award-winning author of more than 30 books for young people. As a theater lover,...
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Spotlight on Bleeding Earth (Kaitlin Ward) Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Bleeding Earth (Kaitlin Ward) Excerpt & Giveaway!





Today we're spotlighting  Kaitlin Ward's novel,  Bleeding Earth !  Read on for more about Kaitlin and her novel, plus a excerpt, and giveaway!       Meet  Kaitlin Ward !   I live in a very tiny town (population approximately 700) in New Hampshire, the same town where I grew up....
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Anne
I love the cover! The story sounds interesting!
Friday, 24 February 2017 19:45
Heidi Wong
The cover is simple, yet it looks very nice. The story sounds pretty interesting so far.
Sunday, 26 February 2017 16:43
Lily M.
I'm liking the cover, the color is pretty ?
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 00:45
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Spotlight on Day Of Ice (Andrew Lane) , Plus Chapter Reveal!

Spotlight on Day Of Ice (Andrew Lane) , Plus Chapter Reveal!


Today we're spotlighting  Andrew Lane's novel,  Day Of Ice !  Read on for more about Andrew and his novel plus a chapter reveal!       Meet  Andrew Lane !   Andrew Lane (born 1963), who also writes as Andy Lane, is a British author and journalist. Macmillan Children’s Books in...
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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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