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Waiting on Wednesday ~ August 4, 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.     *Connie’s Choice* (YABC Site Manager)    As If on Cue Author:  Marisa Kanter Expected publication:  September 21, 2021 A pair of fierce foes are forced...
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Featured Review: Fresh (Margot Wood)

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About This Book: A hilarious and vulnerable coming-of-age story about the thrilling new experience--and missteps--of a girl's freshman year of college Some students enter their freshman year of college knowing exactly what they want to do with their lives. Elliot McHugh is not one of those people. But picking a major...
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Author Chat with Alexandria Rizik (21 Questions), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Alexandria Rizik author of 21 Questions!  Read on for more about Alexandria, her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Alexandria Rizik ! Alexandria Rizik is an award-winning filmmaker and the author of three books, her newest, a YA contemporary novel 21...
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Rockstar Book Tours: Interview & Giveaway ~ Dangerous Play (Emma Kress) ~ (US Only)

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YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the DANGEROUS PLAY by Emma Kress Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About the Books: Title:  DANGEROUS PLAY   Author:  Emma Kress Pub. Date:  August 3, 2021 Publisher:  Roaring...
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Featured Review: The Dead and the Dark (Courtney Gould)

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About This Book: Courtney Gould’s thrilling YA debut The Dead and the Dark is about the things that lurk in dark corners, the parts of you that can’t remain hidden, and about finding home in places―and people―you didn’t expect. The Dark has been waiting―and it won't stay hidden any longer. Something...
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Author Of The Week: Author Chat with Sheeryl Lim (Brown Boy Nowhere), Plus Giveaway! ~ (INT)

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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!!         Meet  Sheeryl Lim ! Sheeryl Lim considers...
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YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ August 2, 2021

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Hello YABC'ers! Welcome to the weekly post by the Staff at YA Books Central called Current Reads Monday! We love everything bookish and just wanted to share with our readers what books we are currently reading and obsessing about! So check out what books the YABC Staff are currently reading below...
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Featured Review: When You Know What I Know (Sonja K. Solter)

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About This Book: This harrowing, and ultimately hopeful novel in verse sensitively depicts a girl's journey through the aftermath of abuse. One day after school, on the couch in the basement, Tori's uncle did something bad. Afterward, Tori tells her mom. Even though telling was a brave thing to do, her...
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Featured Review: The Cost of Knowing (Brittney Morris)

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About This Book: Dear Martin meets They Both Die at the End in this gripping, evocative novel about a Black teen who has the power to see into the future, whose life turns upside down when he foresees his younger brother’s imminent death, from the acclaimed author of SLAY. Sixteen-year-old Alex...
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Featured Review: Gold Spun (Brandie June)

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About This Book: If Nor can't spin gold, she can always spin lies. When seventeen-year-old Nor rescues a captured faerie in the woods, he gifts her with a magical golden thread she can use to summon him for a favor. Instead, Nor uses it for a con-to convince villagers to buy...
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