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Giveaway: The Tokyo Cover Girls by Jackie Amsden (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: The Tokyo Cover Girls by Jackie Amsden (US & Canada Only)

The Tokyo Cover Girls Author/Illustrator:  Jackie Amsden Release Date: May 6, 2016 Publisher: independent ISBN-10:0994886217 ISBN-13: 978-0994886217 Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Age Range: 12 - 18   About the Book New York has Jacobs, Paris has Chanel, Milan has Versace and Tokyo has . . . Hello Kitty toilet plungers? With...
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Sam
The cover model's makeup and of course title got my interest. The synopsis definitely made me want to read this! I'm completely so... Read More
Wednesday, 29 June 2016 21:26
Danielle Hammelef
The cover matches the synopsis well! This girl almost seems lifeless. The sysnopsis makes me want to know more about these models ... Read More
Friday, 01 July 2016 12:30
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Story Starters: Staring Statues

Story Starters: Staring Statues


Hello, and welcome to the innagural Story Starters post! Each week we will be bringing you something to get those creative juices flowing!   Here's how our STORY STARTER CHALLENGE will work: -For the first three weeks of each month, we will be posting a writing prompt, such as the one...
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Deanna Lynn
Here's one I came up with for the prompt. First chapter in what is not going to be a larger story. Here's the link: http://deanna... Read More
Friday, 03 June 2016 22:26
Kayla King, Staff Reviewer
Hi Deanna! I just wanted to let you know that your post will be published on the YABC blog today as part of the BEST OF JUNE Stor... Read More
Friday, 24 June 2016 08:49
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Featured Review: Resurgence (Silver Blackthorn #3) by Kerry Wilkinson

Featured Review: Resurgence (Silver Blackthorn #3) by Kerry Wilkinson
About this book: "Can I ask you one thing...why does it have to be you?" My throat is dry but I manage to say the words clearly enough: "If I don't do it, who else will?" An entire country has been lied to. Silver Blackthorn was supposed to be one of...
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Throwback Thursday: Harry Potter and the Nostalgic Generation

Throwback Thursday: Harry Potter and the Nostalgic Generation










Contributed by Kayla King, Blog Manager and Staff Reviewer   There is a word,  hiraeth,  which explains "a homesickness for a home to which you cannot return, a home which maybe never was; the nostalgia, the yearning, the grief for the lost places of your past."  I was eight-years-old the first...
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Author Chat with Leopoldo Gout (Genius: The Game), Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Leopoldo Gout (Genius: The Game), Plus Giveaway!

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Today on the YABC blog we are happy to sit down with author Leopoldo Gout and talk with him about his about new release,  Genius: The Game, which released May 3rd, 2016!         YABC:  What gave you the inspiration to write this book?   Two things.  First I left a multiplex...
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Dianna G.
Great interview! I love that his son is such a creative thinker, too.
Thursday, 02 June 2016 20:30
BookFanatic
I've been hearing about this book all over the place. It sounds very interesting and I like how more and more books are involved w... Read More
Sunday, 05 June 2016 20:49
Clarissa
Very nice interview. I think it's fantastic that lots of thought was put into creating this cool book.
Thursday, 16 June 2016 11:31
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Buzzworthy Books - Summer 2016

Buzzworthy Books - Summer 2016
My Lady Jane
A Torch Against The Night
Spontaneous
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This Savage Song
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Black River Falls
Feathers: The Tales Trilogy, Book 2
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With Malice
Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit
The Head of Medusa (Elementals #3)
It Ends With Us
Beneath Wandering Stars
The Memory of Things
The Possibility of Somewhere
Furthermore
Kingdom of Ash and Briars
The Replacement Crush
One Paris Summer
Goldfish
Afterward
And I Darken
Autumn's Wish
Read Me Like A Book
The Cresswell Plot
Sea Spell (Waterfire Saga #4)
Julia Vanishes (Witch's Child #1)
The Beauty of Darkness (The Remnant Chronicles #3)
The Shadow Hour (The Girl at Midnight #2)
There are SO MANY amazing books hitting the shelves this summer. Which 30 are we buzzing about? Check out our list and be sure to enter the awesome giveaway that we are hosting!!!   1. MY LADY JANE by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, & Jodi Meadows   For fans of The...
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Kara S
#1 by far -- My Lady Jane #2 Read Me Like a Book #3 With Malice, but I could name at least 4 books I am just as excited about so c... Read More
Saturday, 04 June 2016 02:23
Tammy VanScoy
I looking forward to read It Ends With Us, This Savage Song, and one not on here, The Raven King.
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 11:08
Daniela
I'm looking forward to a lot of these fantasy books, but my top three would have to be: -And I Darken -A Torch Against the Night -... Read More
Friday, 01 July 2016 12:01
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Featured Review: The Dragon Hunter and the Mage by V.R.Cardoso

Featured Review: The Dragon Hunter and the Mage by V.R.Cardoso
About The Book:   Magic can make you invincible, if it doesn't kill you first. Aric and Fadan are half-brothers. Both sons of the Empress, but only one of them the son of the Emperor. A decade earlier, Fadan's powerful father tore the Empire in two by outlawing the use and...
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Press Release: Every Moment Counts Challenge

Press Release: Every Moment Counts Challenge



         
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Author Chat with Jessica Taylor--Wandering Wild, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Jessica Taylor--Wandering Wild, Plus Giveaway!



Today we're excited to chat with Jessica Taylor , author of  Wandering Wild !  Below  you'll find  our interview, more about Jessica and  her  book,  plus a giveaway !     YABC: What surprised you most while writing your latest book? Jessica Taylor: I was surprised the world building wasn’t my...
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Kara S
the cover, the magic of the storyline, the author's sorcery in escaping a life of law! Thanks so much for this chance! -- Kara ... Read More
Saturday, 04 June 2016 18:35
Susan T.
My family background is gypsy on my dad's side so I'm always interested in that vagabond lifestyle. It's so romantic, at least in ... Read More
Friday, 10 June 2016 13:52
Lily Ruan
Most excited to see how she gets hustled
Saturday, 11 June 2016 23:20
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Bad Blood by Demitria Lunetta + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Bad Blood by Demitria Lunetta + Giveaway (US/Canada)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the new cover reveal for BAD BLOOD by Demitria Lunetta , releasing March 14, 2017 from Delacorte. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Demitria : After I attended university in Scotland, I got the writers itch to set a book in...
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Vivien
Absolutely LOVE the cover!!! The birds
Wednesday, 01 June 2016 14:49
Kara S
I love getting down with my Scottish roots in a magic-awesome plot! What a treat this would be! Many thanks, Kara S
Saturday, 04 June 2016 18:55
Jessica Porter
Omg I saw this cover on Facebook and I'm just in love. The combo of the color, background, and girl/birds is just gorgeous, dark, ... Read More
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 19:57
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