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Story Starters: Doorways

Story Starters: Doorways
Hello, and welcome to the fourth week of our August Story Starters posts! Each week we will be bringing you something to inspire your writing!  Here's how our STORY STARTER CHALLENGE will work:  -For the first three weeks of the month, we will be posting a writing prompt. -Feel inspired by...
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Author Chat with Anne Boles Levy (The Well of Prayers), Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Anne Boles Levy (The Well of Prayers), Plus Giveaway!



  Today we're excited to chat with Anne Boles Levy ,   author of  The Well of Prayers !  Below  you'll find  our interview, more about Anne , and her  book,  plus a  giveaway !     YABC:  What surprised you most while writing your latest book? The first two books...
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Linda Romer
The Well of prayers sounds great ♡ thank you
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 09:46
Anne
This sounds interesting! Would be happy to get a copy.
Thursday, 01 September 2016 19:51
Hannah
Book sounds great, haven't read the first one yet but it sounds like my kind of story
Saturday, 03 September 2016 20:44
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Featured Review: Behind the Throne by K.B. Wagers

Featured Review: Behind the Throne by K.B. Wagers
About this book:   Hail Bristol has made a name for herself in the galaxy for everything except what she was born to do: rule the Indranan Empire. When she is dragged back to her home planet to take her rightful place as the only remaining heir, she finds that trading...
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What's Hot in KU

What's Hot in KU
Imaginations
Frenzy
Influence
Angelfire
Purenet
Reason to Breathe
seventh day
Dead Things
Breathe
Cinderella
Welcome to YA Books Central's "What's Hot in KU" post. This weekly event will highlight what's hot, new and exciting in the Amazon Kindle Unlimited Library. Amazon's Kindle Unlimited subscription is a great way to enjoy unlimited reading on a tight budget. With over a million titles and counting, we thought...
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Author Chat with Danica Davidson

Author Chat with Danica Davidson




Today we're excited to chat with Danica Davidson ,   author of The Rise of Herobrine, Battle with the Wither, and Barbie Puppies !  Below  you'll find  our interview, more about Danica  and her  books !     YABC: What gave you the inspiration to write these books? Danica Davidson: My...
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Featured Review: Please Don't Tell by Laura Tims

Featured Review: Please Don't Tell by Laura Tims
About this book:   Joy killed Adam Gordon—at least, that’s what she thinks. The night of the party is hazy at best. But she knows what Adam did to her twin sister, Grace, and she knows he had to pay for it. What Joy doesn’t expect is that someone else saw...
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Author Chat with Keith Hemstreet

Author Chat with Keith Hemstreet


Today we're excited to chat with Keith Hemstreet ,   author of  Travels with Gannon and Wyatt: Hawaii !  Below  you'll find  our interview, more about Keith , and his  book !     YABC: What gave you the inspiration to write this book?   Keith Hemstreet: Patti was a flight...
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Throwback Thursday: YA Romance

Throwback Thursday: YA Romance
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  *Contributed by Beth Edwards, Assistant Blog Manager & Staff Reviewer*     I love Young Adult books and my first YA Romance book was the Sweet Evil series. I had read YA fantasy and had really only been focused on the fantasy genre until I read Sweet Evil by Wendy...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Wish Granter by C.J. Redwine + Giveaway (Intl)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Wish Granter by C.J. Redwine + Giveaway (Intl)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE WISH GRANTER by our very own C.J. Redwine, releasing February 14, 2017 from Balzer + Bray. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from C.J.: Hi YABCers!   I'm SO excited to share the cover for...
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Jennifer Lancaster
I think the cover is lovely and being inspired by Rumpelstiltskin is exciting. Can't wait to read!!
Thursday, 25 August 2016 11:00
Julie Daniels
Wow! I am crazy about this cover abd the synopsis! I LOVE retelling and haven't read a single one about Rumpelstiltskin! I own The... Read More
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 12:15
Michelle McRoberts
I love that it looks like actual stitching. It's so real! And as many re-tellings as I've read recently, Rumpelstiltskin is unique... Read More
Thursday, 25 August 2016 11:21
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Press Release: The Girl on the Train Movie Tie-In Edition Now Available!

Press Release: The Girl on the Train Movie Tie-In Edition Now Available!

Now Available as Movie Tie‐In Edition: #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER OVER 5 MILLION COPIES SOLD INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON FILM FORTHCOMING FROM DREAMWORKS THIS FALL THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN PAULA HAWKINS "Nothing is more addicting than The Girl on the Train ." — Vanity Fair “ The Girl on the Train...
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The Lucky Ones
 
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The Nest That Wren Built
 
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When Wishes Bleed
 
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Elysium Girls
 
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The Lucky Ones
 
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Meet Me at Midnight
 
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"MEET ME AT MIDNIGHT is a book that reminds readers of all the possibilities and freedom of summer vacation. We..."
Sword in the Stars (Once & Future, #2)
 
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The Guinevere Deception (Camelot Rising, #1)
 
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"THE GUINEVERE DECEPTION by Kiersten White is the first book in a YA retelling of the classic Arthurian legend. Guinevere,..."
Crave
 
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I Love You, Daddy (Peter Rabbit)
 
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I, Cosmo
 
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Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation (Charlie Thorne #1)
 
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Golden Arm
 
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Ember Queen (Ash Princess, #3)
 
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Otter: What Pet Is Best?
 
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I Want to Be a Pilot
 
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