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Featured Review: Counteract (Book One of the Resistance Series) by Tracy Lawson

Featured Review: Counteract (Book One of the Resistance Series) by Tracy Lawson
About this book:   Who do you trust when your world unravels and everything you believed is a lie? For the past fifteen years, The Office of Civilian Safety and Defense has guarded the public against the rampant threat of terrorism. Teenagers Tommy and Careen have never known life without the...
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Spotlight: Beneath Wandering Stars by Ashlee Cowles, Plus Interview, Excerpt, & Giveaway!

Spotlight: Beneath Wandering Stars by Ashlee Cowles, Plus Interview, Excerpt, & Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting Ashlee Cowles' novel,  Beneath Wandering Stars!  Read on for more about Ashlee and her novel, plus an interview, excerpt, and giveaway!     Meet Ashlee Cowles! Ashlee Cowles grew up an Army "brat" and subsequently worked with a nonprofit that supports teens in military families. She holds graduate...
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Kristen Joiner
First off I love the cover, it's pretty. Also this book sounds interesting. I can't imagine how hard it would be to lose a brother... Read More
Thursday, 25 August 2016 06:50
Milena Mutter
This book sounds very interesting and unique.
Saturday, 27 August 2016 17:31
Dianna G.
All I can think is that I hope her brother comes out of the coma! The cover is not as striking as I'd expect....I'd like to see s... Read More
Sunday, 28 August 2016 20:54
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Author Chat with Mary Cronk Farrell (Fannie Never Flinched)!!

Author Chat with Mary Cronk Farrell (Fannie Never Flinched)!!

Mary Cronk Farrell

  Today we're excited to chat with Mary Cronk Farrell,  author of  Fannie Never Flinched !  Below  you'll find her  interview,  more about Mary , and her new  book!       YABC:  What gave you the inspiration to write this book? The day I first stumbled across a mention of...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ August 24, 2016

Waiting On Wednesday ~ August 24, 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)   Hunted (Meagan Spooner) Author:  Meagan Spooner Book:  Hardcover, 352 pages Expected publication:...
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Featured Review: Unscripted Joss Byrd (Lygia Day Peñaflor)

Featured Review: Unscripted Joss Byrd (Lygia Day Peñaflor)
About The Book:   Hollywood critics agree. Joss Byrd is "fiercely emotional," a young actress with "complete conviction," and a "powerhouse." Joss Byrd is America's most celebrated young actress, but on the set of her latest project, a gritty indie film called The Locals, Joss's life is far from glamorous. While...
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Spotlight on The Rat Prince by Bridget Hodder, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on The Rat Prince by Bridget Hodder, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting Bridget Hodder's novel,  The Rat Prince!  Read on for more about Bridgetl and her novel, plus an excerpt and giveaway!     Meet Bridget Hodder! BRIDGET HODDER began her career in archaeology, translating ancient documents in order to tell the stories of long dead civilizations. Then she realized...
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Kristen Joiner
I used to read a lot of fairy tale re-tellings when I was growing up and this sounds like something I would have loved. I would re... Read More
Thursday, 25 August 2016 06:56
Renee Rousseau
Bridget Hodder took on a story line that could have turned out very "Cheesy" and turned it into a class YA novel. (emphasis on nov... Read More
Friday, 26 August 2016 21:55
Anne
Such an adorable cover! I love re-telling and would be happy to read this. ... Read More
Thursday, 01 September 2016 19:47
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Favorite YA Couples

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Favorite YA Couples










Matefinder (Matefinder #1)
Fantasy of Frost (The Tainted Accords, #1)
The Queen's Poisoner (Kingfountain, #1)
Losing Nuka (Litmus, #1)
Defiance (Defiance #1)
Strain of Resistance
A Shade of Vampire (A Shade of Vampire, #1)
The Hereafter

Recoil (Recoil Trilogy, #1)
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
Wolf Moon (Grazi Kelly #1)
Six of Crows (Six of Crows, #1)
Dreams (New Beginnings #3)
The Awakening (Emerge, #1)
First Year (The Black Mage, #1)
Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
Forever Blue
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
Gaia's Secret
Stolen Songbird (The Malediction Trilogy, #1)
The Iron King (The Iron Fey, #1)
The Goddess Test (Goddess Test, #1)
Air Awakens (Air Awakens, #1)
Stalking Jack the Ripper
Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
Lola and the Boy Next Door (Anna and the French Kiss, #2)
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
Leaving Paradise (Leaving Paradise, #1)
Graceling (Graceling Realm, #1)
Legend (Legend, #1)
Sloppy Firsts (Jessica Darling, #1)
Defiance (Defiance #1)
Under the Never Sky (Under the Never Sky, #1)
Ruby Red (Precious Stone Trilogy, #1)
The Testing (The Testing, #1)
Delirium (Delirium, #1)
The Fault in Our Stars
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!!   This week's Top Ten Tuesday post is Top Ten Tuesday (8/23/16) ~ Top Ten Favorite YA Couples Check out our choices and comment YOUR...
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What's New in YA ~ August 23, 2016

What's New in YA ~ August 23, 2016
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  Are you wondering what's new in  YA  today? Check out these  wonderful  new  releases!     In the follow-up to Abbi Glines’s #1 New York Times bestseller Until Friday Night—which bestselling author Kami Garcia called “tender, honest, and achingly real”—three teens from a small southern town are stuck in a...
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Release Day Blast for Persuasion Paperback by Martina Boone & GIVEAWAY!!

Release Day Blast for Persuasion Paperback by Martina Boone & GIVEAWAY!!
Compulsion (The Heirs of Watson Island, #1)
Persuasion (The Heirs of Watson Island, #2)
Illusion (The Heirs of Watson Island, #3)


        Compulsion (Book One of Heirs of Watson Island)     Simon & Schuster, Simon Pulse ISBN: 18732883   Three plantations. Two wishes. One ancient curse.   Three hundred years ago, an ancient spirit cursed one of the founding families of Watson Island and gave the other two magical...
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Featured Review: Eight Rivers of Shadow (Leo Hunt)

Featured Review: Eight Rivers of Shadow (Leo Hunt)
  About The Book:   In a high-stakes sequel, reluctant necromancer Luke Manchett must call upon the most wicked and eerie ghosts of his dispelled Host to save two innocent souls. It’s been a few months since Luke Manchett inherited a Host of eight hostile spirits from his dead father and...
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