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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Lost Girl of Astor Street by Stephanie Morrill + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Lost Girl of Astor Street by Stephanie Morrill + Giveaway (US Only)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE LOST GIRL OF ASTOR STREET by Stephanie Morrill, releasing February 7 , 2017 from Blink YA Books. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Stephanie: Hey, YABC! I’ve been counting down the days until I...
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Hannah Caare
So excited! The cover is wonderful!
Tuesday, 14 June 2016 13:26
Linda Romer
The Lost Girl of Astor Street sounds like a great story ♡ And the cover is beautiful! Thank you
Monday, 20 June 2016 10:25
Dianna G.
I agree that the hat is completely charming.
Thursday, 23 June 2016 23:03
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Chasing Truth by Julie Cross + Giveaway (Intl)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Chasing Truth by Julie Cross + Giveaway (Intl)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for CHASING TRUTH by Julie Cross , releasing September 6, 2016 from Entangled Teen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Julie : I’m so excited to reveal this cover! I saw it months ago and not...
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Danielle Hammelef
the cover shows someone who is seeking the truth and someone who is hiding from it. I like it.
Friday, 01 July 2016 19:10
Donia Eskander
The cover is beautiful. Someone walking alway and someone walking towards the reader. It could be the other way around if we were ... Read More
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 20:00
Junie
The color scheme of the cover draws me in. It gives off a feeling of some dark secret being hidden. The boy and the girl facing op... Read More
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 20:46
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Featured Review: Frannie and Tru by Karen Hattrup

Featured Review: Frannie and Tru by Karen Hattrup
About this book: When Frannie Little eavesdrops on her parents fighting she discovers that her cousin Truman is gay, and his parents are so upset they are sending him to live with her family for the summer. At least, that’s what she thinks the story is. . . When he arrives,...
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Featured Review: My Lady Jane (Brodi Ashton, Cynthia Hand, Jodi Meadows)

Featured Review: My Lady Jane (Brodi Ashton, Cynthia Hand, Jodi Meadows)
  About This Book:   The comical, fantastical, romantical, (not) entirely true story of Lady Jane Grey. In My Lady Jane, coauthors Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows have created a one-of-a-kind fantasy in the tradition of The Princess Bride, featuring a reluctant king, an even more reluctant queen, a noble steed,...
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Author Top Ten--Top Ten "Bad Boys" in Movies & TV Shows with Jodie Andrefski, Plus Giveaway!!

Author Top Ten--Top Ten "Bad Boys" in Movies & TV Shows with Jodie Andrefski, Plus Giveaway!!
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  Today's AUTHOR TOP TEN comes from  Jodie Andrefski ,  author of The Society,  and is all about  Top Ten “Bad-Boys” in Movies & TV Shows!!     First meet   Jodie Andrefski !       Jodie's been passionate about reading ever since she was a little girl, when she...
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Linda Romer
I like Spike from Buffy the Vampire Slayer ♡ Thank you
Sunday, 19 June 2016 20:06
Daniela
Hands down, I love Dean Winchester from Supernatural and Daryl Dixon fro The Walking Dead.
Thursday, 23 June 2016 14:33
Dianna G.
Well, it's not a movie or book -- but I heart Sawyer from LOST.
Thursday, 23 June 2016 22:23
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Author Chat with Olivia Levez, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Olivia Levez, Plus Giveaway!




  Today we're excited to chat with Olivia Levez ,  author of  The Island !  Below  you'll find  our interview, more about Olivia and  her  book,  plus a giveaway !     YABC: Frances is such a vivid character — was there a  real-life inspiration for her?  Olivia Levez: As a...
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vox libris
I'm very curious about the story. I want to know whether Frances is the "monster" she thinks she is, and, of course, how she probl... Read More
Monday, 13 June 2016 19:50
Linda Romer
I think The Island sounds like a good read ♡ Thank you
Sunday, 19 June 2016 17:38
Shannon Mizikoski
This book sounds SO good! I love survival stories, and I like that it seems like there will be a lot of character development! And... Read More
Friday, 24 June 2016 02:08
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Story Starters: Lost and Found

Story Starters: Lost and Found
Hello, and welcome to the second week of our Story Starters posts! Each week we will be bringing you something to inspire your writing!    Here's how our STORY STARTER CHALLENGE will work:  -For the first three weeks of each month, we will be posting a writing prompt. -Feel inspired by...
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Debbie
Here's a link to my book page, where I posted my short story,Lost and Found for this challenge https://m.facebook.com/story.php?st... Read More
Tuesday, 14 June 2016 23:36
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Pottermore: Harry Potter Actors Get Sorted

Pottermore: Harry Potter Actors Get Sorted

What a year to be a Potterhead! With Harry Potter and the Cursed Child soon to make its publishing debut, and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them just months away, I know I can't help but feel the magic. Now here's a little extra magic for the day:    ...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Poison's Kiss by Breeana Shields + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Poison's Kiss by Breeana Shields + Giveaway (US/Canada)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the new cover reveal for POISON'S KISS by Breeana Shields , releasing January 10, 2017 from Random House. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Breeana : Hello YABC! I’m thrilled to be here today to share the cover of...
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Alyssa Susanna
Such an interesting cover! In an awesome way. I've had this book added to my Goodreads TBR shelf for a year or so now - great to h... Read More
Saturday, 11 June 2016 21:10
Lily Ruan
At first I was thrown off by the cover but then realized it was well chosen based on the synopsis.
Saturday, 11 June 2016 23:39
Katie
The cover is seriously cool! I have added this book to my list of to read. I cant wait till I can read it!
Monday, 13 June 2016 10:34
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Featured Review: Sing by Vivi Greene

Featured Review: Sing by Vivi Greene
About this book: America’s most famous pop star flees the spotlight to recover from her latest break-up in Maine—only to fall for a local boy and be faced with an impossible choice at the end of the summer: her new guy, or her music. Multiplatinum pop icon Lily Ross’s biggest hits...
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