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What's New in YA ~ December 27th, 2016

What's New in YA ~ December 27th, 2016




Are you wondering what's new in  YA  today? Check out these  wonderful  new  releases!         Seventeen year-old Britta Flannery is at ease only in the woods with her dagger and bow. She spends her days tracking criminals alongside her father, the legendary bounty hunter for the King of...
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Featured Review: Frozen Charlotte (Alex Bell)

Featured Review: Frozen Charlotte (Alex Bell)
About This Book:    An instantly gripping, edge-of-your-seat thriller filled with haunted dolls, creepy settings, and horrific twists. When fifteen-year-old Sophie's best friend dies abruptly under mysterious circumstances, Sophie sets off to stay with her uncle and cousins on the remote Isle of Skye. It's been years since she last saw...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Stephanie Garber (Caraval), Plus Giveaway!!

Author Of The Week: Chat with Stephanie Garber (Caraval), Plus Giveaway!!



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  Stephanie Garber , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Tiffany L
The cover alone is beautiful. So excited for this book
Monday, 26 December 2016 12:03
Tiffany Engler
I am in love with the cover!
Monday, 26 December 2016 15:16
Emma
The cover is GORGEOUS and the story sounds so good! I'm hooked already!
Monday, 26 December 2016 20:05
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Top Ten of 2016: Best Books We've Read In 2016

Top Ten of 2016: Best Books We've Read In 2016
Hi fellow YABC'ers! Welcome to the Top Ten Of 2016 posts hosted by  Two Chicks On Books , Bridget from Dark Faerie Tales ,  Rachel from Fiktshun , and Nancy from Tales of a Ravenous Reader .  Each day we will host a specific topic with our Top Ten choices! Check...
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Featured Review: Oliver: The Cat Who Saved Christmas (Sheila Norton)

Featured Review: Oliver: The Cat Who Saved Christmas (Sheila Norton)
About This Book:      A friend who brings light at the darkest of times...  Oliver the cat is a timid little thing, and rarely ventures from his home in the Foresters’ Arms. Then his life changes dramatically when a fire breaks out in the pub kitchen and he is left...
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What's Hot in KU

What's Hot in KU
Teh Consequence of Revenge
Stay
Darcy
Glitter and Sarkle
Its a Mall World after all
Freshman Fourteen
FameGlory
The Opposite of Ordinary
Cinder and Ella
Sugar
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: Dracula: A Coloring Classic (Bram Stoker)

Featured Review: Dracula: A Coloring Classic (Bram Stoker)
About This Book:    Dracula is one of horror's most classic stories, and now it is a hauntingly detailed coloring book. Intricate linework combines with iconic quotations and scenes to create a chilling book that will inspire creativity while taking you on a journey of terror, thrills, and romance. Featuring a...
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Featured Review: The Fixes (Owen Matthews)

Featured Review: The Fixes (Owen Matthews)
About This Book:  5 . . . 4 . . . 3 . . . 2 . . . Eric Connelly is crumbling under the weight of his dad’s expectations. He can’t seem to live up to the “Connelly Man” standards—but when he meets the mysterious, free-spirited Jordan Grant, his dad’s...
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Featured Review: Memory Girl (Linda Joy Singleton)

Featured Review: Memory Girl (Linda Joy Singleton)
About This Book:  In ShareHaven, death is not the end. Centuries ago the ShareHaven Scientists discovered how to harvest a person’s memories and transplant them into another body. Jennza has been raised knowing that someday she will join a Family and receive the memories of one of their beloved lost family...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ December 21, 2016

Waiting On Wednesday ~ December 21, 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 (Wendy Higgins) Author:  Wendy Higgins Book:  Hardcover, 512...
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