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Spotlight on Arcana Rising (Kresley Cole) & Exclusive Excerpt!!

Spotlight on Arcana Rising (Kresley Cole) & Exclusive Excerpt!!






Today we're spotlighting Kresley Cole's novel, Arcana Rising !  Read on for more about Kresley, her novel, an excerpt, plus a giveaway!     Meet  Kresley Colee !   Kresley Cole is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the electrifying Immortals After Dark paranormal series, the young adult Arcana Chronicles series,...
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Spotlight on Kingdom of Ash and Briars by Hannah West, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Kingdom of Ash and Briars by Hannah West, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!






















Today we're spotlighting Hannah West's novel,  Kingdom of Ash and Briars!  Read on for more about Hannah, her novel, a chapter excerpt, plus a giveaway!   Meet Hannah West! Hannah West has swooned over fantasy and fairy tales since before she wrote her first story about a runaway princess living on...
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Kristen Joiner
I think this book sounds fantastic. It's got magic, dark themes, it just sounds great.
Thursday, 18 August 2016 23:36
Kara S
This is a new YA release I am looking forward to more than almost any other! I keep getting more psyched! Thanks! -- Kara S... Read More
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 11:23
Cassandra Carpio
I really need to read this! It sounds like an amazing adventure awaits!
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 20:12
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The Librarian's Corner--August 15, 2016

The Librarian's Corner--August 15, 2016








*Contributed by Eden Grey*   This month at the Librarian's Corner we're checking out a list of contemporary fiction novels for Middle Grade readers. With school about to start back up in many places, you'll want to make sure to have some great realistic books out there to recommend and put...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Sarah Porter (Vassa In The Night)!

Author Of The Week: Chat with Sarah Porter (Vassa In The Night)!



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!         Introducing  Sarah Porter ,  YABC's  Author of the Week!!   I write stories that seem to me to be quite...
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Kristen Joiner
you had me at "beheading shoplifters". Also I like that the blurb is a bit confusing, makes me more interested to read this.... Read More
Thursday, 18 August 2016 05:08
Julie
I think Vassa In The Night sounds really interesting, and the cover is beautiful.
Thursday, 18 August 2016 19:54
Dianna G.
I know next to nothing about Russian folktales, so this book would be educational for me in some ways.
Saturday, 20 August 2016 22:57
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Featured Review: Nevernight by Jay Kristoff

Featured Review: Nevernight by Jay Kristoff
About this book:   The first in a new fantasy series from the New York Times bestselling author. In a land where three suns almost never set, a fledgling killer joins a school of assassins, seeking vengeance against the powers who destroyed her family. Daughter of an executed traitor, Mia Corvere...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Last Thing You Said by Sara Biren + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Last Thing You Said by Sara Biren + Giveaway (US Only)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE LAST THING YOU SAID by Sara Biren, releasing April 4, 2017 from Amulet Books. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Sara: Hello! I'm so excited to share with you today the cover for The...
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Megan Coppadge
I love the colors. I love them standing at the edge of a lake giving support to one another. The cover definitely portrays the syn... Read More
Thursday, 18 August 2016 16:40
Dianna G.
This book sounds amazing. I felt my heart get heavy just reading the synopsis. The cover is unexpectedly romantic considering the... Read More
Saturday, 20 August 2016 22:54
Layla Murphy
The synopsis has me feeling sad but the cover is incredibly gorgeous.
Sunday, 21 August 2016 15:26
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Featured Review: The Sisters (Claire Douglas)

Featured Review: The Sisters (Claire Douglas)
  About The Book:   One lied. One died.  When one sister dies, the other must go to desperate lengths to survive. Haunted by her twin sister's death, Abi is making a fresh start in Bath. But when she meets twins Bea and Ben, she is quickly drawn into their privileged...
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What's Hot in KU

What's Hot in KU
Unexpected Alpha
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Unexpected Alpha (Aluna Series Book 1) By: Bethany Wicker Female Alphas are unheard of in werewolf society, and the Sapphire Pack is no different. So when Lena’s father dies, no one is more shocked than she to discover that his Alpha powers have transferred to her. Lena has her hands full...
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Sneak Peek: The Rift: Uprising (Amy Foster), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway

Sneak Peek: The Rift: Uprising (Amy Foster), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway



  Today we're offering a sneak peek of Amy Foster's novel,  The Rift: Uprising!  Read on for more about Foster, her novel, chapter reveal, plus a giveaway!       Meet Amy Foster ! Amy S. Foster is a celebrated songwriter, best known as Michael Bublé’s writing partner, and has collaborated...
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Linda Romer
Wow! I think The Rift Uprising will make an excellent read ♡ Thank you
Tuesday, 16 August 2016 08:25
Dianna G.
Fascinating! I love stories about powerful teens who save the world.
Saturday, 20 August 2016 23:01
Katrin Jarvis
This sounds really good! I can't wait to read the first in the series. :-)
Wednesday, 31 August 2016 15:39
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Featured Review: Awaken by Michelle Bryan

Featured Review: Awaken by Michelle Bryan
About this book:   Tara is a teenager in a broken world, searching for answers…and a future. The Shift has destroyed the world. All that remains is the harsh and unforgiving sand lands. Food is scarce; water even more so. And Tara has just discovered that she's been lied to her...
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