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Waiting On Wednesday ~ July 27th, 2016

Waiting On Wednesday ~ July 27th, 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)   The Great Pursuit by Wendy Higgins Author:  Wendy Higgins Book:  Hardcover, 512...
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Featured Review: What The Dead Want (Norah Olson)

Featured Review: What The Dead Want (Norah Olson)
  About this book:   16 -year-old Gretchen takes photographs to understand the world around her, a passion her mother Mona fostered and encouraged when she was still around. Since her mom disappeared years ago, Gretchen and her dad have lived on their own in New York City, haunted by Mona’s...
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Cherie
I'll be buying this one!
Thursday, 28 July 2016 08:03
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Giveaway: Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson

Giveaway: Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson (Film Directed by Steve Carr) Release Date: Book Available Now (Film Release is October 7, 2016) Publisher: Little, Brown and Company (Film Distributer: CBS Films) About the Book Rafe Khatchadorian has enough problems at home without throwing his first year...
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Dianna G.
I saw the previews for this movie, and it looks like something that middle schoolers will really enjoy. The cover has the popular... Read More
Thursday, 28 July 2016 23:08
Danielle Lynn
Sounds like this book is rife with jokes and experiences that other people can relate to. I agree with Dianna that middle grade r... Read More
Saturday, 06 August 2016 18:46
Danielle Hammelef
I adore the illustrations on the cover. The synopsis mentions my favorite movie--Ferris Bueller. I also laughed my way through Hom... Read More
Friday, 19 August 2016 19:09
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Things Books Have Made Me Want To Do or Learn About After Reading Them!!

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Things Books Have Made Me Want To Do or Learn About After Reading Them!!
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  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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Through the Pensieve: YABC & the Month of Harry Potter ~ 10 Ways Viktor Crum is Surprisingly Relatable !!!

Through the Pensieve: YABC & the Month of Harry Potter ~ 10 Ways Viktor Crum is Surprisingly Relatable !!!


  This month will be one devoted to our love of Harry Potter!  We will be featuring everything from book recommendations and gift guides to book reviews and love letters to characters. But what's more, we will be taking a trip back through the pensieve to rediscover the magic of this...
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LOL, loved this! The side eye ... Read More
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 19:30
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Featured Review: The Darkest Hour by Caroline Tung Richmond

Featured Review: The Darkest Hour by Caroline Tung Richmond
About this book:   Never underestimate a pretty face. My name is Lucie Blaise. I am sixteen years old. I have many aliases, but I am none of the girls you see. What I am is the newest agent of Covert Ops. And we are here to take down Hitler. After...
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What's New in YA--July 26, 2016

What's New in YA--July 26, 2016







Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful  new  releases!     In a powerful and daring debut novel, Sonya Mukherjee shares the story of sisters Clara and Hailey, conjoined twins who are learning what it means to be truly extraordinary. Seventeen-year-old conjoined twins Clara and Hailey...
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Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Given To The Sea (Mindy McGinnis), and Giveaway!! (US/Can)

Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Given To The Sea (Mindy McGinnis), and Giveaway!! (US/Can)

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  Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for Given To The Sea by Mindy McGinnis, releasing April 11, 2017 from Putman Children's!!   Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Mindy about the 5 things you need to know about Given To The...
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Stephanie Tullis
There are fourteen distinct works listed under Mindy's name. I cannot wait for this book!!!
Wednesday, 27 July 2016 05:54
Kelly N
Goodreads says 14 distinct works! I have read 3 of them & loved McGinnis' writing style! About to start Female of the Species and ... Read More
Wednesday, 27 July 2016 10:32
Dianna G.
There are 14. As I scrolled through, I realized that the delicious titles are what makes me want to read her books.
Thursday, 28 July 2016 23:05
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Dawn Kurtagich (And The Trees Crept In), plus Giveaway!!

Author Of The Week: Chat with Dawn Kurtagich (And The Trees Crept In), plus Giveaway!!
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  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! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!     Introducing  Dawn Kurtagich , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Beatrice P
I love thrillers and this looks like a great one!
Saturday, 13 August 2016 18:07
Kristen Joiner
sounds like a good book to read during Halloween. Also, the trees on the cover creep me out. hehe.
Thursday, 18 August 2016 05:06
Danielle Hammelef
I think I'll have to read this in the day time! wow! This sounds scary good!
Friday, 19 August 2016 19:02
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Chat with Joan Trumpauer Mulholland (She Stood For Freedom), Plus Giveaway!

Chat with Joan Trumpauer Mulholland (She Stood For Freedom), Plus Giveaway!


  Today we're excited to chat with Joan Trumpauer Mulholland ,   the inspiration behind She Stood For Freedom !  Below  you'll find  more about Joan's personal experience with segregation , and the book that tells her story ,  plus a  giveaway !       She Stood For Freedom is...
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Hannah
Loki, when did you first realize that your mom was so involved in the civil rights movement, and how, if at all did it affect your... Read More
Sunday, 31 July 2016 00:26
Danielle Lynn
With all the turmoil going on now this sounds like such a inspiring read! And I love the collage art on the cover!... Read More
Tuesday, 02 August 2016 11:26
Kristen Joiner
I would like to know what was the catalyst to Loki feeling like this story needed to be told? Did something occur, was it a conver... Read More
Friday, 19 August 2016 00:00
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