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Author Chat with Bethany Mangle (Prepped), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Bethany Mangle author of Prepped. Read on for more about Bethany and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Bethany Mangle ! Bethany Mangle writes young adult contemporary fiction because she refuses to ever grow up. She graduated from Hood College and...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Thursday, 14 January 2021 13:08
Andrea Cerda
book look great and interesting!
Thursday, 14 January 2021 18:17
Dianna G.
This sounds like a very unusual coming of age story! The cover made me curious.
Thursday, 14 January 2021 18:54
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Giveaway: Concrete Rose (Angie Thomas) ~ (US Only)

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Concrete Rose (US Only) by: Angie Thomas Release Date: January 12th, 2021 Publisher: Balzer + Bray       About the Book: International phenomenon Angie Thomas revisits Garden Heights seventeen years before the events of The Hate U Give in this searing and poignant exploration of Black boyhood and manhood. If...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 14:52
Kiara T.
This book looks great!
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 18:40
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Water Child (Ellen McGinty), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  The Water Child  by Ellen McGinty, releasing March 2nd, 2021 by Ellen McGinty!         Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author:   Hello YABC! Welcome to the cover reveal for THE WATER...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 14:52
Dianna G.
This sounds amazing. My kids love anything about Japan, so I will have to get them to read this. The cover is pretty, but I would... Read More
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 21:09
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Author Chat with Nicole Kilpatrick (Clover), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US/Can Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Nicole Kilpatrick author of Clover. Read on for more about Nicole and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Nicole Kilpatrick ! Nicole Kilpatrick was born and raised in the sun-kissed Philippines islands, but now works and lives in the asphalt jungle...
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Nicole Kilpatrick
Can't wait to see who wins! Good luck!!
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 13:50
Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 14:25
Nicole Kilpatrick
Thank you!
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 16:14
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Giveaway: The Brass Queen (Elizabeth Chatsworth) ~ (US/Can Only)

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The Brass Queen (US/Can Only) by: Elizabeth Chatsworth Release Date: January 12th, 2020 Publisher: CamCat       About the Book: She knows a liar when she sees one. He knows a fraud when he meets one. In a steam-powered world, Miss Constance Haltwhistle is the last in a line of...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 14:26
Andrea Cerda
Book looks interesting, and the cover is good.
Thursday, 14 January 2021 18:16
Amie Lambert-Gaudet
I absolutely ♥️ love the cover. It may be simple, but it is that very simplicity that makes the details stand out. The font is per... Read More
Friday, 15 January 2021 10:04
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Author Chat with Michael Daswick (Zin Mignon and the Secret of the Pickled Pigs Feet), Plus Giveaway! ~ (INT)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Michael Daswick author of Zin Mignon and the Secret of the Pickled Pigs Feet. Read on for more about Michael and his book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Michael Daswick ! Michael Daswick is the winner of both of Columbia University's venerable...
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Rose Mile
Getting your lover or your ex back has been made more easy by this powerful spell caster called Dr Odion. I am Rose by name and i... Read More
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 11:50
Jeana Kwiecinski
What a fun cover and a fun story line!
Thursday, 14 January 2021 19:46
Amie Lambert-Gaudet
The cover of this book is absolutely brilliant. From the cartoon type illustrations to the way Zin is standing and even the expres... Read More
Friday, 15 January 2021 10:38
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Author Of The Week: Author Chat with Kristin Cashore (Winterkeep), 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 Kristin Cashore , YABC's Author of the Week!...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it.
Monday, 11 January 2021 15:21
Simone
I love the cover change, the rest of the books in this universe were so different I was worried this wouldn't match a more modern ... Read More
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 12:05
Rose Mile
Getting your lover or your ex back has been made more easy by this powerful spell caster called Dr Odion. I am Rose by name and i... Read More
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 11:51
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Rockstar Book Tours: Guest Post & Giveaway ~ Power Divided (S. Behr) ~ (US Only)

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I am thrilled to be hosting a spot on the POWER DIVIDED by S. Behr Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out my post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About The Book: Title:  POWER DIVIDED (The Evolutionaries, #1)   Author:  S. Behr Pub. Date:  November 11,...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it.
Monday, 11 January 2021 15:22
Rose Mile
Getting your lover or your ex back has been made more easy by this powerful spell caster called Dr Odion. I am Rose by name and i... Read More
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 15:05
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Giveaway: In The Penalty Box (Lynn Rush/Kelly Anne Blount) ~ (US Only)

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In The Penalty Box (US Only) by: Lynn Rush/Kelly Anne Blount Release Date: January 5th, 2021 Publisher: Entangled Teen       About the Book: Willow  Figure skating was supposed to be my whole world. But one unlucky injury and now I’m down...but I’m definitely not out. I just need to...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great! Look forward to reading it!
Saturday, 09 January 2021 18:42
Tiffany Engler
Can't wait to read this one!
Monday, 11 January 2021 08:14
Rose Mile
Getting your lover or your ex back has been made more easy by this powerful spell caster called Dr Odion. I am Rose by name and i... Read More
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 15:13
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Giveaway: Crown Of Bones (A.K. Wilder) ~ (US Only)

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Crown Of Bones (US Only) by: A.K. Wilder Release Date: January 5th, 2021 Publisher: Entangled Teen       About the Book: In a world on the brink of the next Great Dying, no amount of training can prepare us for what is to come ...  A young heir will raise...
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Katelyn Burns
I love the cover! I really like the font for the title and the gold castle has The Little Mermaid vibes. The contrast between the ... Read More
Saturday, 09 January 2021 17:30
Zachary Snyder
Book looks great! Look forward to reading it!
Saturday, 09 January 2021 18:41
Kiara T.
The synopsis sounds great and the cover looks awesome!
Sunday, 10 January 2021 09:58
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