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Featured Review: The Box in the Woods (Maureen Johnson)

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About This Book: After solving the case of Truly Devious, Stevie Bell investigates her first mystery outside of Ellingham Academy in this spine-chilling and hilarious stand-alone mystery from New York Times bestselling author Maureen Johnson. Amateur sleuth Stevie Bell needs a good murder. After catching a killer at her high school,...
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Featured Review: For the Wolf (Hannah Whitten)

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About This Book: As the only Second Daughter born in centuries, Red has one purpose—to be sacrificed to the Wolf in the Wood in the hope he'll return the world's captured gods. Red is almost relieved to go. Plagued by a dangerous power she can't control, at least she knows that...
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Giveaway: A Kid's Guide to Fandom: Exploring Fan-Fic, Cosplay, Gaming, Podcasting, and More in the Geek World! (Amy Ratcliffe) ~ US Only

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A Kid's Guide to Fandom: Exploring Fan-Fic, Cosplay, Gaming, Podcasting, and More in the Geek World ~ (US Only) by: Amy Ratcliffe Release Date: May 4th, 2021 Publisher: Running Press Kids         About the Book: Help young fans get in touch with their inner geeks with the ultimate guidebook...
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Author Chat with L.C. Rosen (CAMP), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with L.C. Rosen author of CAMP.  Read on for more about L.C., her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet L.C. Rosen ! C. Rosen , also known as Lev Rosen, has written several books for adults and children, including the young adult...
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Colleen Burns
This book looks super cute!
Friday, 18 June 2021 18:10
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Featured Review: The Curie Society (Heather Einhorn, Adam Staffaroni, Janet Harvey)

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About This Book: A covert team of young women--members of the Curie society, an elite organization dedicated to women in STEM--undertake high-stakes missions to save the world. Created by: Heather Einhorn & Adam Staffaroni; Writer: Janet Harvey; Artist: Sonia Liao; Editor: Joan Hilty An action-adventure original graphic novel, The Curie Society...
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Author Chat with Jasper Sanchez (The [Un]Popular Vote), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Jasper Sanchez author of The [Un]Popular Vote.  Read on for more about Jasper, his book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Jasper Sanchez ! Jasper Sanchez  is a transmasculine author from the heart of Northern California wine country. He earned his BA...
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I LOVE the cover!
Friday, 18 June 2021 18:10
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Featured Review: Simone Breaks All the Rules (Debbie Rigaud)

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About This Book: Simone Thibodeaux is about to switch things up. Check her life: It’s sealed in a boy-proof container. Her Haitian immigrant parents send Simone to an all-girls high school and enforce strict no-dating rules. As for prom? Simone is allowed to go on one condition: Her parents will select...
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It's Live! Cover Reveal: Of Fire and Ash (Gillian Bronte Adams), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Of Fire and Ash  by Gillian Bronte Adams, releasing December 7th, 2021 by Enclave Publishing!           Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author:   Hi YABC! I’m stoked to be here...
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Waiting on Wednesday ~ June 16, 2021

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.     *Olivia’s Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Bright Ruined Things Author:  Samantha Cohoe Expected publication:  October 26, 2021 Forbidden magic, a family secret, and a night...
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Featured Review: Curse of the Specter Queen (Jenny Elder Moke)

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About This Book: MAY THE HAZEL BRING YOU WISDOM AND THE ASPEN GUIDE AND PROTECT YOU... Samantha Knox put away her childish fantasies of archaeological adventure the day her father didn't return home from the Great War, retreating to the safety of the antique bookshop where she works. But when a...
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