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Giveaway: How to Be Brave by E. Katherine Kottaras (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: How to Be Brave by E. Katherine Kottaras (US & Canada Only)
HOW TO BE BRAVE By E. Katherine Kottaras Publication Date: November 3, 2015   About the Book Reeling from her mother's death, Georgia has a choice: become lost in her own pain, or enjoy life right now, while she still can. She decides to start really living for the first time...
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Nicole
One way I can be brave is to go out and try to talk to more people....not very good at that....
Monday, 10 August 2015 12:25
Lucy Magat
I think one way you could be brave is to defend someone who is being bullied. I haven't really practiced that but I think it is re... Read More
Tuesday, 11 August 2015 15:04
Susan T.
I don't let fear stop me from trying new things whether it is trying a new food or diving with sharks I go for it!
Tuesday, 11 August 2015 17:10
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Giveaway: Stone Riders by David Hofmeyr (US Only)

Giveaway: Stone Riders by David Hofmeyr (US Only)
Stone Rider  by David Hofmeyr   Release Date: 7/14/15   About the Book Stone Rider is the stunning debut novel by David Hofmeyr, an inventive new voice on the YA scene. Hofmeyr blends adrenaline-fueled action with character-led romance to offer a rich and vivid picture of a young man's struggle for a...
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Kara S
I think the cover is lame, but the comparisons to similar works in the descriptions point to the literary ambition of the author a... Read More
Thursday, 20 August 2015 12:40
Catherine Devlin
The cover is bold, and certainly catches my eye. I think the synopsis is intriguing, because I am always fascinated by what length... Read More
Sunday, 23 August 2015 15:36
Karen Mikusak
Nice cover, interesting synopsis.
Monday, 24 August 2015 20:45
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Giveaway: DC Superheroes Origami by John Mantroll (US Only)

Giveaway: DC Superheroes Origami by John Mantroll (US Only)
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DC Super Heroes Origami: 46 Folding Projects for Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and More by John Montroll      Release Date: September 1, 2015     About the Book What happens when you combine Batman™, Superman™, Wonder Woman™, and the Justice League™ with the art of origami? You get the most...
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Tricia Jorke
When I was in grade school, there was a girl who transferred into our school. Her family had left the U.S. to do missionary work ... Read More
Tuesday, 11 August 2015 13:13
Hannah Kane
We used to do origami in elementary school. Now I tend to lack patience... unless it's something awesome like DC!
Friday, 28 August 2015 17:02
Aimee
Yes I've done origami.
Friday, 28 August 2015 18:43
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Giveaway: Reawakened by Colleen Houck (US Only)

Giveaway: Reawakened by Colleen Houck (US Only)
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Reawakened by Colleen Houck Release Date: 8/11/15     About the Book When seventeen-year-old Lilliana Young enters the Metropolitan Museum of Art one morning during spring break, the last thing she expects to find is a live Egyptian prince with godlike powers, who has been reawakened after a thousand years of...
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Cindy
My faorite mythological hero is Atalanta. She was abandoned for being a girl, but in the end she became a wonderful huntress at th... Read More
Sunday, 09 August 2015 21:24
Sky
Bellona was a bad ass!
Monday, 17 August 2015 00:12
Stacy
Since I value wisdom, I have always admired Athena.
Monday, 24 August 2015 16:35
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Giveaway: Awake by Natasha Preston (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: Awake by Natasha Preston (US & Canada Only)
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Awake by Natasha Preston   Release Date: 8/4/2015   About the Book Scarlett doesn’t remember anything before the age of five. Her parents say it’s from the trauma of seeing her house burn down, and she accepts the life they’ve created for her without question—until a car accident causes Scarlett to...
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BookFanatic
The 13th
Monday, 10 August 2015 12:28
yara
The 13th!
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 21:22
Susan T.
It's on the 13th.
Saturday, 15 August 2015 16:26
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Givaway: Dark Rising by Monica McGurk (US Only)

Givaway: Dark Rising by Monica McGurk (US Only)
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Dark Rising: Book Two of the Archangel Prophecies  by Monica McGurk Release Date: June 30, 2015     About the Book Can One Person Upend a Prophecy as Old as Time? Hope Carmichael is on the run. The only question is, from whom? The mark on her neck has branded her...
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Nicole
They go to Istanbul
Monday, 10 August 2015 12:18
Taylor
The main characters travel to Istanbul.
Friday, 14 August 2015 20:47
Sameer
they travel to Istanbul
Monday, 17 August 2015 20:22
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Exclusive Sneak Peek at Awake by Natasha Preston + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Exclusive Sneak Peek at Awake by Natasha Preston + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Awake by Natasha Preston Release Date: August 4, 2015 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire   About the Book Don't miss the latest gripping, high-stakes thriller from Wattpad sensation Natasha Preston, author of the runaway hit  The Cellar .   Scarlett Garner doesn't remember anything before the age of four-until a car accident changes...
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Susan T.
The Night Sister by Jennifer McMahon is by far the scariest book I've ever read!
Sunday, 09 August 2015 18:45
Megan Elaine Schuyler
Sounds great and love the cover.
Monday, 10 August 2015 22:19
rebecca
probably the diviners
Thursday, 13 August 2015 16:54
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Exclusive Sneak Peek at the Rebel Wing Series by Tracy Banghart + Giveaway (International)

Exclusive Sneak Peek at the Rebel Wing Series by Tracy Banghart + Giveaway (International)
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REBEL WING SERIES by Tracy Banghart Today we're super excited to bring you an exclusive excerpt from TORN SKY, the third and final book in the REBEL WING series. Before we get to the excerpt, here's more about the books in the series! About the Books REBEL WING (REBEL WING #1)...
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Maxine Panganiban
I aspire to be like the badass and strong female characters in books, TV and film. I adore their bravery. Most female characters t... Read More
Friday, 07 August 2015 07:43
Emily
Nancy Drew is my all time favorite lady from literature. She is clever and has a strong core sense of what is moral. She is also i... Read More
Friday, 07 August 2015 19:30
Stacy
I would love to be more like Lena from the Delirium series. She is very passionate, just like I am, and she does not realize her o... Read More
Monday, 24 August 2015 16:33
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Giveaway: Forever for a Year by B.T. Gottfred (US Only)

Giveaway: Forever for a Year by B.T. Gottfred (US Only)
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FOREVER FOR A YEAR by B.T. Gottfred In stores July 7th   About the Book When Carolina and Trevor meet on their first day of school, something draws them to each other. They gradually share first kisses, first touches, first sexual experiences. When they're together, nothing else matters. But one of...
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Heather Dowell
I like the simplicity of the cover, and the blurb is intriguing. Thanks for the chance.
Friday, 24 July 2015 13:45
Lucy Magat
I heard about this before and I always wanted to read it. The cover looks amazing and I look forward to reading this book. ... Read More
Friday, 24 July 2015 14:05
Tamara carl
I can't wait to read this book. It's super intriguing and makes you want to read it, thank you! ~Tamara Carl.... Read More
Saturday, 25 July 2015 14:43
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Giveaway: The Heartbreakers by Ali Novak (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: The Heartbreakers by Ali Novak (US & Canada Only)
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The Heartbreakers by Ali Novak   Release Date: 8/4/2015   About the Book When Stella’s sister Cara is diagnosed with leukemia, Stella puts her dreams on hold to move home and be with her family. With Cara’s birthday approaching, Stella wants to get her the perfect gift—an autographed poster of her...
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jess
Xander!
Friday, 17 July 2015 17:35
Christian Flakes
Alec Williams
Monday, 20 July 2015 13:42
Arianna poteat
Alec!!!☺
Monday, 27 July 2015 22:24
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