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Author Of The Week: Chat with Ingrid Seymour (Keeper: The Morphid Chronicles #1), Plus Giveaway!!

Author Of The Week: Chat with Ingrid Seymour (Keeper: The Morphid Chronicles #1), 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  Ingrid Seymour , YABC's Author of the...
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Dianna G.
I like the cover, and was pleased to see that it's #1 in the series. As for the synopsis, I think full hips are a great look for ... Read More
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 19:58
Anne
Not a fan of the cover but I like the synopsis. I would read this!
Friday, 11 November 2016 18:45
Jessie Chan
The shape of the symbol on the cover seems to be two figures touching. It looks like it has a head, tail, and wings. On my interpr... Read More
Monday, 14 November 2016 17:18
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Diversify Your Shelves--"Everything We Are"

Diversify Your Shelves--"Everything We Are"



Everything We Are by Anne-Marie McLemore     Spend enough time in the YA book world, and you’ll hear a writer—or several—speak with a stricken look about the stumbling process of writing a second book. Sometimes it happens on second published books. Sometimes it happens on second manuscripts, whether those books...
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YABC Favorite Covers of The Month ~ October 2016

YABC Favorite Covers of The Month ~ October 2016
































Hey everyone! Welcome to YABC's Favorite Covers of the Month poll and giveaway!! Each month we will be featuring the covers from all the new releases for the current month and will be offering a giveaway from our prize shelf! Everyone who participates in the poll can enter the giveaway.  ...
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Julie
My favorite is The Midnight Star!
Monday, 07 November 2016 20:42
alyssa
Totally in love with Something in Between cover! Simplicity at its finest!
Tuesday, 08 November 2016 11:50
Jennifer Lancaster
My favorite cover would be between Aerie, The Midnight Star, Gemina, or What Light ... Read More
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 12:22
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Press Release & Movie Trailer: SING

Press Release & Movie Trailer: SING


Illumination Entertainment has just debuted seven new character posters for SING! Download  and share.     SING – In Theaters  December 21 (#SingMovie) Official Website  |  Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Instagram     Illumination has captivated audiences all over the world with the beloved hits Despicable Me, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax,...
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Press Release: Multicultural Children’s Book Day (January 27th, 2017)

Press Release: Multicultural Children’s Book Day (January 27th, 2017)





Multicultural Children’s Book Day: Celebrating Diversity in Children's Literature January 27, 2017 Our mission is to not only raise awareness for the kid’s books that celebrate diversity, but to get more of these of books into classrooms and libraries.       Presented by Co-Founders   Valarie Budayr of Jump Into...
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What's Hot in KU

What's Hot in KU
Queen
Pippa
Princess
Ice and Snow
Beauty
Ugly
Palace
Masque
Stepsister
Towers
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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Giveaway: BEAUTIFUL BROKEN GIRLS by Kim Savage (US Only)

Giveaway: BEAUTIFUL BROKEN GIRLS by Kim Savage (US Only)

BEAUTIFUL BROKEN GIRLS (US Only) by Kim Savage Release Date: February 21, 2017 Publisher: FSG/Macmillan About the Book Remember the places you touched me. Ben touched seven parts of Mira Cillo: her palm, hair, chest, cheek, lips, throat, and heart. It was the last one that broke her. After Mira's death,...
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Erin Bowen
Woo hoo! Thanks for the chance. I loved After the Woods and I'm highly anticipating Beautiful Broken Girls. The cover is GORGEOUS ... Read More
Friday, 04 November 2016 15:23
Tiffany Engler
The cover looks wonderful and I feel like it's going to be a great read!!!
Saturday, 05 November 2016 09:18
Caity Dooley
This looks like a really interesting read! The cover is also really pretty, something I'd love to own!
Monday, 07 November 2016 22:44
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DOCTOR STRANGE - Drive Through Movie Review

DOCTOR STRANGE - Drive Through Movie Review

********* NO SPOILERS *********** The NerdRiders, Kristin and Clint, saw a sneak peek of the new MARVEL comic book movie DOCTOR STRANGE and are here to give you their review.     What magic spell would you like to do if you could only do one? 
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Featured Review: The Baby (Lisa Drakeford)

Featured Review: The Baby (Lisa Drakeford)
About This Book: When Olivia opens the bathroom door, the last thing she expects to see is her best friend Nicola giving birth on the floor – and to say Nicola is surprised is an understatement. She’s not ready to be a mum, and she needs Olivia’s help. But Olivia has...
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Featured Review: Black Flowers, White Lies (Yvonne Ventresca)

Featured Review: Black Flowers, White Lies (Yvonne Ventresca)
About This Book: Her father died before she was born, but Ella Benton knows they have a supernatural connection. Since her mother discourages these beliefs, Ella keeps her cemetery visits secret. But she may not be the only one with secrets. Ella’s mother might be lying about how Dad died sixteen...
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