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YABC Scavenger Hunt: Nemesis, Plus Brendan Reichs' Character Playlist, Excerpt, and Extra Giveaway!

YABC Scavenger Hunt: Nemesis, Plus Brendan Reichs' Character Playlist, Excerpt, and Extra Giveaway!



Today we're excited to share  Brendan Reichs' playlist inspired by his novel,  Nemesis  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Brendan, his novel, and an extra giveaway! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt form for a chance to...
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KM
What other songs didn't make the cut?
Sunday, 05 February 2017 12:18
alyssa
Where did you get the songs for the playlist? Is it only yours, or are your friends and family involved with the song choices?... Read More
Monday, 06 February 2017 08:10
Anne
What inspired you to write this book?
Monday, 06 February 2017 20:35
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YABC Scavenger Hunt: The Ship Beyond Time, Plus Heidi Heilig's Article "Diving into Research," and Extra Giveaway!

YABC Scavenger Hunt: The Ship Beyond Time, Plus Heidi Heilig's Article "Diving into Research," and Extra Giveaway!




Today we're excited to share  Heidi Hellig's article "Diving into Research," inspired by her new novel,  The Ship Beyond Time  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Heidi, her novel, and an extra giveaway! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the...
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KM
What was the second-most interesting myth you encountered?
Sunday, 05 February 2017 12:17
Erica Chan
if you were with your family, when would you travel to?
Sunday, 05 February 2017 14:20
Stephanie Plotkin
What's your favorite genre to read besides historical fiction?
Sunday, 05 February 2017 15:38
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YABC Scavenger Hunt: The Suffering Tree (Elle Cosimano), Plus Excerpt, and Extra Giveaway!

YABC Scavenger Hunt: The Suffering Tree (Elle Cosimano), Plus Excerpt, and Extra Giveaway!







Today we're excited to share  Elle Cosimano's excerpt from her new novel,  The Suffering Tree  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Elle, her novel, and an extra giveaway! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt form for a...
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KM
What made you choose Maryland as the setting?
Sunday, 05 February 2017 12:15
Elle Cosimano
I grew up in Maryland and lived most of my life there. I attended college very close to the actual town where The Suffering Tree t... Read More
Sunday, 05 February 2017 23:03
Stephanie Plotkin
What's your favorite genre to read?
Sunday, 05 February 2017 14:32
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YABC Scavenger Hunt: Remember Yesterday (Pintip Dunn), Plus Excerpt, and Extra Giveaway

YABC Scavenger Hunt: Remember Yesterday (Pintip Dunn), Plus Excerpt, and Extra Giveaway



Today we're excited to share  Pintip Dunn's excerpt from her novel,  Remember Yesterday  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Pintip, her novel, and an extra giveaway! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt form for a chance to...
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alyssa
Pintip, how did you get to writing YA? As a lawyer, I just thought you'd be more into adult fiction or mystery.
Monday, 06 February 2017 07:49
Pintip Dunn
Alyssa, Thanks for your question! To be honest, I've never been interested in writing legal thrillers, although there are mystery... Read More
Monday, 13 February 2017 14:30
Tiffany Engler
What was your favorite part to write?
Monday, 06 February 2017 16:54
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YABC Scavenger Hunt: The Sky Between You and Me, Plus Author Chat with Catherine Alene, and Extra Giveaway!

YABC Scavenger Hunt: The Sky Between You and Me, Plus Author Chat with Catherine Alene, and Extra Giveaway!



Today we're excited to share  Catherine Alene's interview about her new novel,  The Sky Between You and Me  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Catherine, her novel, and an extra giveaway! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt...
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KM
What was the hardest part to write, and why?
Sunday, 05 February 2017 12:12
Tiffany Engler
What was your favorite part to write?
Monday, 06 February 2017 17:09
Donia Eskander
Where was your favorite place to write?
Monday, 06 February 2017 17:37
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YABC Scavenger Hunt: The Dragon's Price, Plus Author Chat with Bethany Wiggins, and Extra Giveaway!

YABC Scavenger Hunt: The Dragon's Price, Plus Author Chat with Bethany Wiggins, and Extra Giveaway!




Today we're excited to share  Bethany Wiggins' interview about her new novel,  The Dragon's Price  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Bethany, her novel, and an extra giveaway! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt form for a...
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John
If you could be any kind of tree, what kind of tree would you be?
Tuesday, 07 February 2017 01:54
Megan Coppadge
How did you come up with the names Sorrowlynn and especially Golmarr?? (P.S. how do you pronounce it? lol)
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 17:28
Julie
Other than The Dragon's Price (of course), what's your favorite story with dragons?
Thursday, 09 February 2017 18:53
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YABC Scavenger Hunt, Plus Author Chat with Chelsea Sedoti, and Extra Giveaway!

YABC Scavenger Hunt, Plus Author Chat with Chelsea Sedoti, and Extra Giveaway!



Today we're excited to share  Chelsea Sedoti's interview about her new novel,  The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett  as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Chelsea, her novel, and an extra giveaway! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt...
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Stephanie Plotkin
What's your favorite genre to read?
Sunday, 05 February 2017 14:55
Nancy Hernandez
What type of paranormal investigator where you, did you ever encounter anything?
Sunday, 05 February 2017 21:43
alyssa
Any other crazy careers you wished you tried?
Monday, 06 February 2017 10:07
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Guide to the YABC Scavenger Hunt

Guide to the YABC Scavenger Hunt
Here at YABC, we are excited to share our Scavenger Hunt, which will begin today at NOON EST and will close Sunday, February 19th, at NOON EST.   You might be wondering what this entails, and we're here to give you all of the rules, regulations, and reasons to join the...
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Featured Review: Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Featured Review: Caraval by Stephanie Garber
About this book: Before you enter the world of Caraval, you must remember that it’s all a game . . . Scarlett has never left the tiny island where she and her beloved sister, Tella, live with their ruthless father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett...
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Spotlight on Unfolding (Jonathan Friesen), Plus Exclusive Excerpt!

Spotlight on Unfolding (Jonathan Friesen), Plus Exclusive Excerpt!
Jonathan Friesen
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Unfolding
Today we're spotlighting  Jonathan Friesen's novel,  Unfolding !  Read on for more about Jonathan, his novel, and an exclusive excerpt!       Meet  Jonathan Friesen ! I had the perfect life. I was the grade-school star and the teacher’s pet. The world revolved around me and I suspected it always...
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Stephanie Plotkin
I just read this and I loved it! Will be reviewing it on my blog! @TeacherofYA
Sunday, 05 February 2017 11:56
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