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Spotlight on The Delphi Effect (Rysa Walker), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on The Delphi Effect (Rysa Walker), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway



  Today we're spotlighting Rysa Walker's novel,  The Delphi Effect !!  Read on for more about Rysa, her novel, the first chapter reveal, and a giveaway!       Meet Rysa Walker ! RYSA WALKER is the author of the bestselling CHRONOS Files series. Timebound, the first book in the series, was the...
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Kara S
The plot sounds great, and I've been meaning to read this author for a long time!
Thursday, 06 October 2016 05:13
Kara S
PLEASE WITHDRAW MY ENTRIES -- I won this book in another giveaway. Enjoy fellow readers! -- Kara
Wednesday, 12 October 2016 07:23
Anne
Sounds like a good story! The cover is good too.
Tuesday, 11 October 2016 04:14
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Author Chat with Alexandra Monir (The Girl In The Picture)!!

Author Chat with Alexandra Monir (The Girl In The Picture)!!



  Today we're excited to chat with Alexandra Monir ,  author  of  The Girl In The Picture !  Below  you'll find  more about Alexandra  and her books !         YABC:   What gave you the inspiration to write this book? I wanted to challenge myself to write a...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ October 5, 2016

Waiting On Wednesday ~ October 5, 2016


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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.           *Beth's Choice* (Assistant Blog Manager for YABC)     Dark Breaks The Dawn (Sara B Larson) Author:  Sara B...
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Featured Review: Like A River Glorious (Rae Carson)

Featured Review: Like A River Glorious (Rae Carson)
  About This Book:   After a harrowing journey across the country, Leah Westfall and her friends have finally arrived in California and are ready to make their fortunes in the Gold Rush. Lee has a special advantage over the other new arrivals in California—she has the ability to sense gold,...
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Spotlight on The Lovely Reckless (Kami Garcia) and First Chapter Reveal!!

Spotlight on The Lovely Reckless (Kami Garcia) and First Chapter Reveal!!
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  Today we're spotlighting Kami Garcia's novel,  The Lovely Reckless !!  Read on for more about Kami, her novel and the first chapter reveal!         Meet   Kami Garcia !! Kami Garcia is a #1 New York Times bestselling and Bram Stoker–nominated author and the coauthor of the Beautiful Creatures and Dangerous...
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten YA Villains!

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten YA Villains!
















Welcome to Young Adult Book Central's Top Ten Tuesday post! Each Tuesday we will be hosting a different theme or topic  involving all  things bookish!!! The Top Ten Tuesday post was originally created at The Broke and The Bookish so visit there site for all the fun details about this awesome meme!!  ...
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Spotlight on Until We Meet Again (Renee Collins), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on Until We Meet Again (Renee Collins), First Chapter Reveal & Giveaway



Today we're spotlighting Renee Collin's novel,  Until We Meet Again !!  Read on for more about Renee, her novel, the first chapter reveal, and a giveaway!       Now in Paperback! Until We Meet Again By Renee Collins Sourcebooks Fire Young Adult Fiction October  4, 2016 ISBN: 9781492638018 $10.99 Trade-Paper    ...
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Susan Light
Tudor England: Henry VIII, Elizabeth I and Shakespeare
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 07:25
Tiffany Engler
I think a period in history I'd love to be in is just any time without electricity. I'd like to see how everyone lived.
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 19:05
Kim
I think the Victorian Era ?
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 22:29
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What's New in YA ~ October 4, 2016

What's New in YA ~ October 4, 2016














  Are you wondering what's new in  YA  today? Check out these  wonderful  new  releases!     Where is home when you were born in the stars? Aza Ray is back on earth. Her boyfriend Jason is overjoyed. Her family is healed. She’s living a normal life, or as normal as...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Of Jenny and the Aliens by Ryan Gebhart + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Of Jenny and the Aliens by Ryan Gebhart + Giveaway (US Only)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for OF JENNY AND THE ALIENS by Ryan Gebhart, releasing August 1, 2017 from Candlewick Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Ryan: Hi YABC! I'm Ryan Gebhart and I'm thrilled to be sharing with you...
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Kara S
Like so many Candlewick published YA novels, this story sounds truly unique! I'm psyched! -- Kara S
Monday, 10 October 2016 16:51
John
The cover and synopsis are very intriguing.
Monday, 17 October 2016 02:13
Eddie Black
Props to a fellow Buckeye for getting a YA book published. Bajar con su propio mal. The cover is super cute and the story sounds... Read More
Thursday, 20 October 2016 21:37
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Featured Review: Lost Stars (Lisa Selin Davis)

Featured Review: Lost Stars (Lisa Selin Davis)
  About This Book: Before her older sister, Ginny, died, Carrie was a science nerd, obsessively tracking her beloved Vira comet. But now that Ginny is gone, sixteen-year-old Carrie finds herself within the orbit of Ginny’s friends, a close-knit group of seniors who skip school, obsess over bands (not science), and...
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