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Giveaway: KEEPING THE BEAT by Marie Powell and Jeff Norton (US & Canada)

Giveaway: KEEPING THE BEAT by Marie Powell and Jeff Norton (US & Canada)
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Keeping the Beat (US & Canada) by Marie Powell and Jeff Norton Release Date: April 4, 2017 Publisher: KCP Loft   About the Book Fame. Love. Friends. Pick any two. It was supposed to be the best summer of her life. Instead, seventeen-year-old Lucy finds her best friend, Harper, shot dead...
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John
The cover was clean and modern. The synopsis whetted my appetite.
Sunday, 04 December 2016 14:52
Caity Dooley
The cover is really neat and pretty and the synopsis sounds perfect for me, as I'm into the YA/New Adult books. I want to find out... Read More
Sunday, 04 December 2016 18:04
Tiffany Engler
Looks like such a great book!!
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 09:56
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2nd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 1

2nd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 1
Welcome to YABC's second annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! We're featuring some of the hottest titles of the year--perfect for the book lover on your holiday list!--with exciting prize packs every day for the first twelve days of December. Each giveaway will run for seven days. Giveaways are US...
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Alyssa Annico
Front Lines looks like a great read!
Thursday, 01 December 2016 15:30
Shannon Mizikoski
Oooh so many of these look FABULOUS, but I am extra excited to read The Great Pursuit!! ... Read More
Thursday, 01 December 2016 22:05
Tiffany Engler
All of these books look so amazing! Thank you for the chance!
Friday, 02 December 2016 09:40
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Buzzworthy Books of Winter 2016-2017!!

Buzzworthy Books of Winter 2016-2017!!
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There are SO MANY amazing books hitting the shelves this winter.... Which ones are we buzzing about? Check out our list and be sure to enter the awesome giveaway that we are hosting!!!       The Wish Granter (CJ Redwine) ~2/14/17 An epic, romantic, and action-packed fantasy inspired by the...
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Melanie Pacheco
Thanks for this! I'm mostly excited for Frost Blood, Carve the Mark, Ever the Hunted and Poison's Kiss ?
Thursday, 01 December 2016 13:04
KM
SOSOSOSO many, but some of the first ones that came to mind were Under Rose-Tainted Skies, The Secret of a Heart Note, and #famous... Read More
Thursday, 01 December 2016 15:45
Brian S. Gardner
I added Carve the Mark, Gilded Cage, Seeker (Book One leading to Disruptor), Under Rose-Tainted Skies, Exo, and Wintersong. Some o... Read More
Friday, 02 December 2016 16:57
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What's Hot in KU

What's Hot in KU
1 Hunger Games
2 The Giver
3 Recoil
4 Solstice
5 The Glitch
6 Slave
7 The Scourge
8 Imitation
9 Caste
10 Rising Tides
Welcome to YA Books Central's "What's Hot in KU" post. This weekly event will highlight what's hot, new and exciting in the Amazon Kindle Unlimited Library. Amazon's Kindle Unlimited subscription is a great way to enjoy unlimited reading on a tight budget. With over a million titles and counting, we thought...
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Featured Review: The Other Inheritance by Rebecca Jaycox

Featured Review: The Other Inheritance by Rebecca Jaycox
About this book: Seventeen-year-old Reggie has been having a tougher time than usual. As if dealing with her alcoholic mother and fighting school bullies isn't enough, this biker dude shows up in her dreams, babbling about magic and a world called the Other. Then, in biology class, her finger brushes a...
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Spotlight on Dead Girls Society, Plus Review & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Dead Girls Society, Plus Review & Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting  Michelle Krys' novel,  Dead Girls Society !  Read on for more about Michelle and her novel, plus a review, and giveaway!     Meet Michelle Krys ! Michelle Krys  is the author of Hexed, Charmed, and Dead Girls Society. When she’s not writing books for teens, Michelle moonlights as...
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Katrina
This is listed as ending on 12/29, but when you click on the rafflecopter is says the giveaway has not started yet. When will it b... Read More
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 17:39
Candice Gigous
The cover is cool. The wax seal on the letter and the possible drops of blood give a mystery vibe. The synopsis is very intriguing... Read More
Friday, 30 December 2016 13:46
John
The cover has an austere brilliance, the synopsis has an elegant grace.
Friday, 30 December 2016 16:23
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ November 30th, 2016

Waiting On Wednesday ~ November 30th, 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)   Frostblood (Elly Blake) Author:  Elly Blake Book:  Hardcover, 384 pages Expected...
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Featured Review: Kids Of Appetite (David Arnold)

Featured Review: Kids Of Appetite (David Arnold)
About This Book: The bestselling author of Mosquitoland brings us another batch of unforgettable characters in this tragicomedy about first love and devastating loss. Victor Benucci and Madeline Falco have a story to tell. It begins with the death of Vic’s father. It ends with the murder of Mad’s uncle. The...
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Favorite YA Couples!

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Favorite YA Couples!






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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 (11/29/16) ~ Top Ten Favorite YA Couples ~ Check out our choices and...
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Author Chat with Lisa Fowler (Snakes and Stones), Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Lisa Fowler (Snakes and Stones), Plus Giveaway!



Today we're excited to chat with Lisa Fowler ,  author  of  Snakes and Stones !  Below  you'll find  more about Lisa,  her  book, and giveaway !         YABC:   What surprised you most while writing your latest book? Thank you for asking. That’s a great question. The twists...
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John
I found the cover fun and beautifully designed. I found the synopsis insightful.
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 22:25
Saundra Bowers
I really like the cover, it has that hillbilly feel when you read about what the book is about. Intrigues me.
Thursday, 08 December 2016 02:44
Dianna G.
I love the themes in this book. The setting really appeals to me.
Monday, 12 December 2016 23:11
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