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Author Chat with Nina Berkhout, (The Gallery of Lost Species), + Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Nina Berkhout, (The Gallery of Lost Species), + Plus Giveaway!

  Today we're excited to chat with Nina Berkhout ,  author of The Gallery of Lost Species !  Below  you'll find  our interview, plus a  giveaway !     YABC:  What gave you the inspiration to write this book?   A dictionary word of the day that I received in my...
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Linda Romer
I would like to ask Nina: Do you believe in Unicorns? I love the premise of the book and it's beautiful cover ♡ Thank you
Wednesday, 29 June 2016 16:09
Eddie Black
The cover is very classy and reminds me of a professional looking adult fiction book cover. There is a hint of whimsy but without... Read More
Thursday, 30 June 2016 22:09
Susan T.
Do you relate more to Edith or Viv? I think I'm more of an Edith! This book sounds great and based in Canada too!... Read More
Saturday, 02 July 2016 15:27
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Aftermath by Clara Kensie + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Aftermath by Clara Kensie + Giveaway (US/Canada)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the new cover reveal for AFTERMATH by Clara Kensie , releasing November 15, 2016 from Merit Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Clara : Hello, YABCers! I’m thrilled to show you the cover of AFTERMATH, my dark, ripped-from-the-headlines...
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Dawn Fulton
Awesome cover!!! Can't wait until the book comes out!!!
Thursday, 23 June 2016 22:57
Dominique Cobb
The cover looks great and the plot sounds good about a girl trying to get over being kidnapped.
Saturday, 25 June 2016 19:06
Linda Romer
Aftermath sounds like a good read. And I think the cover is great! Thank you
Wednesday, 29 June 2016 08:32
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Featured Review: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love by Sarvenaz Tash

Featured Review: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love by Sarvenaz Tash
About this book:   Peter Parker and Gwen Stacy... Archie and Veronica... Althena and Noth... ...Graham and Roxy? Graham met his best friend, Roxy, when he moved into her neighborhood eight years ago, and she asked him which Hogwarts house he’d be sorted into. Graham has been in love with her...
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Author Chat with Michele Bacon, Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Michele Bacon, Plus Giveaway!



Today we're excited to chat with Michele Bacon ,  author of  Life Before !  Below  you'll find  our interview, more about Michele and  her  book,  plus a giveaway !     YABC:  What surprised you most while writing your latest book? Michele Bacon: I was stunned by how much I changed...
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Linda Romer
I think Life before sounds like an interesting story ♡ Thank you
Thursday, 23 June 2016 22:00
Dianna G.
I'm so very curious to find out Xander's secrets!
Thursday, 23 June 2016 23:41
Eddie Black
The cover probably would not have grabbed me but after reading the summary I too am curious to know what secret he has had for 17 ... Read More
Thursday, 30 June 2016 21:58
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Ship Beyond Time by Heidi Heilig + Giveaway (Intl)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Ship Beyond Time by Heidi Heilig + Giveaway (Intl)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE SHIP BEYOND TIME by Heidi Heilig , releasing March 28 , 2017 from Greenwillow Books. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Heidi : Ahoy and aloha, YABC! All aboard the cover reveal for THE...
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Inah Peralta, Staff Reviewer
I really love the cover! It's suits the cover of TGFE and I love how contrasting it is from the first ones, because series books t... Read More
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 11:32
Bhavya T.
The cover looks awesome! And I love how it's pretty much all white contrasting from the first book which is all black. The synopsi... Read More
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 11:37
C.M. Lloyd
I looooooved TGFE, and I adore the sharp contrast of this cover to the first book. And zomg, I have reached new levels of excited ... Read More
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 14:01
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Waiting On Wednesday

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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) Stealing Snow by Danielle Paige   Seventeen-year-old Snow has spent the majority of...
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Featured Review: Gridley Girls by Meredith First

Featured Review: Gridley Girls by Meredith First
    About This Book:   Sometimes you have to go back before you can move forward. Meg Monahan was born to be a secret keeper. From the moment she became a peer counselor in high school, Meg has been keeping her friends secrets from sordid family drama to their sex...
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Featured Review: Unplugged by Donna Freitas

Featured Review: Unplugged by Donna Freitas
About this book: The first book in a provocative new series from acclaimed author Donna Freitas—Feed for a new generation. Humanity is split into the App World and the Real World—an extravagant virtual world for the wealthy and a dying physical world for the poor. Years ago, Skylar Cruz’s family sent...
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Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Tuesday Favorite YA Novels Of All Time

Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Tuesday Favorite YA Novels Of All Time
Stolen Songbird (The Malediction Trilogy, #1)
The Iron Queen (The Iron Fey, #3)
The Goddess Test (Goddess Test, #1)
Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
Evernight (Evernight, #1)
To All the Boys I've Loved Before (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #1)
Lola and the Boy Next Door (Anna and the French Kiss, #2)
Pivot Point (Pivot Point, #1)
The Catastrophic History of You and Me
The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer (Mara Dyer, #1)
Poison Study (Study, #1)
Splintered (Splintered, #1)
V is for Virgin (V is for Virgin #1)
Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
The Sky Is Everywhere
Don't Turn Around (PERSEF0NE, #1)
Altered (Altered, #1)
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1)
A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2)
Queen of Shadows (Throne of Glass, #4)
The Bone Season (The Bone Season, #1)
The Mime Order (The Bone Season, #2)
Ivory and Bone
Autofocus
A Thousand Nights
Spindle
Wolfskin
The Hidden Oracle (The Trials of Apollo, #1)
The Outsiders
Tunnel in the Sky
Starship Troopers
Speak
Faking Normal
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #1)
Lord of the Flies
Hatchet (Brian's Saga, #1)
Eleanor & Park
  Welcome to Young Adult Book Central's Top Ten Tuesday post! Each Tuesday we will be hosting a different theme or topic  involving all  things bookish!!! 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!!...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Hidden Memory of Objects by Danielle Mages Amato + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Hidden Memory of Objects by Danielle Mages Amato + Giveaway (US/Canada)



Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the new cover reveal for THE HIDDEN MEMORY OF OBJECTS by Danielle Mages Amato , releasing March 21 , 2017 from Balzer+Bray. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Danielle : Hello, YABC! I'm super excited to be here to...
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Kathleen Pasqualini
I love the cover. I like how the scissors cut back the page to reveal what's behind the surface.
Tuesday, 21 June 2016 17:44
Shari Green
Ack! So much trouble trying to comment today. I hope it works this time, lol. I adore the collage effect of this cover, and the w... Read More
Tuesday, 21 June 2016 20:20
Susan T.
I've never heard of an artifact detective and I am intrigued! The collage on the cover is pretty awesome! ... Read More
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 16:17
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