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Sneak Peek: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love, Plus Giveaway

Sneak Peek: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love, Plus Giveaway



Today we're offering a sneak peek of Sarvenaz Tash's novel,  The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love!  Read on for more about Sarvenaz, her novel, chapter reveal, plus a giveaway!   Meet Sarvenaz Tash! Sarvenaz Tash was born in Tehran, Iran and grew up on Long Island, NY. She received her BFA...
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shelby
this sounds like a great book! i would love to read!
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 22:54
Clarissa
This book looks really good. The cover is very nice and the description sounds awesome.
Thursday, 16 June 2016 11:40
Vivien
So eager to read this book. Sounds fantastic!
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 21:26
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YABC's Blogger Of The Month ~ Becca (Co-Blogger for Reading Teen)

YABC's Blogger Of The Month ~ Becca  (Co-Blogger for Reading Teen)


  Welcome to YABC's monthly special feature post, Blogger Of The Month !! Each month YABC will be interviewing a different blogger and highlight all of their hard work within the blogging community!!   Introducing Becca @ Reading Teen ,  YABC's Blogger Of The Month!!     Becca is a twenty-three...
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Featured Review: Ivory and Bone by Julie Eshbaugh

Featured Review: Ivory and Bone by Julie Eshbaugh
  About This Book:   A prehistoric fantasy—with allusions to Pride and Prejudice. Hunting, gathering, and keeping his family safe—that’s the life seventeen-year-old Kol knows. Then bold, enigmatic Mya arrives from the south with her family, and Kol is captivated. He wants her to like and trust him, but any hopes...
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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) HOW TO HANG A WITCH by Adriana Mather   Author:  Adriana Mather Book:  Hardcover, 368 pages...
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Chapter Reveal: Read Me Like A Book by Liz Kessler + Giveaway (US Only)

Chapter Reveal: Read Me Like A Book by Liz Kessler + Giveaway (US Only)

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  Author:  Liz Kessler Book:  Hardcover, 304 pages Expected publication:  June 14, 2016 Publisher:  Candlewick Press     About The Book:    In her first novel for young adults, New York Times best-selling author Liz Kessler tells a story about finding a kindred spirit and becoming your true self. Ashleigh Walker is a...
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Kara S
It has unique and complex thematic content and has been very well reviewed! Thanks, Kara S
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 08:54
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Top Ten Tuesday- Top Ten Most Anticipated Releases For The Second Half Of The Year!!

Top Ten Tuesday- Top Ten Most Anticipated Releases For The Second Half Of The Year!!
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  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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Spotlight on How To Disappear by Ann Redisch Stampler, Plus Chapter Reveal & Giveaway

Spotlight on How To Disappear by Ann Redisch Stampler, Plus Chapter Reveal & Giveaway






Today we're spotlighting Ann Redisch Stampler's novel,  How To Disappear!  Read on for more about Ann, her novel, a chapter reveal, plus a giveaway!     Meet Ann Redisch Stampler!   Ann Stampler is the author of the young adult novels Afterparty and Where It Began, as well as half a...
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shelby
the little sample has got me hooked already!
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 23:01
Kara S
I am a mystery/thriller junkie and would love to read this! Thanks, Kara S
Saturday, 18 June 2016 16:27
Linda Romer
How to Disappear sounds great ♡ Looking forward to reading this book. Thank you
Tuesday, 21 June 2016 11:26
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What's New In YA ~ June 14, 2016

What's New In YA ~ June 14, 2016
Sea Spell (Waterfire Saga Series #4)
Catacomb (Asylum Series #3)
Escape from Asylum (Asylum Series #4)
The King Slayer
Losing Gabriel: A Love Story
Steeplejack
Genesis Girl
Autofocus
The New Order
  Are you wondering what's new in YA  today? Check out these wonderful new releases!       At the end of Dark Tide, Book 3 in the Waterfire Saga, Astrid leaves her mermaid friends to confront her ancestor, Orfeo, the evil force behind the rise of the monster Abbadon. Orfeo possesses one of...
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Featured Review: The Tokyo Cover Girls by Jackie Amsden

Featured Review: The Tokyo Cover Girls by Jackie Amsden
About this book:   New York has Jacobs, Paris has Chanel, Milan has Versace and Tokyo has . . . Hello Kitty toilet plungers? With its cute-obsessed catalogue and magazine market, anyone who is anyone knows that modeling in Japan means being at the bottom of the fashion industry. Blake, Jess,...
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Event Recap: YABC and the B-Fest Teen Book Festival

Event Recap: YABC and the B-Fest Teen Book Festival









Hi YABC-ers! Barnes and Noble held their first national Teen Book Festival this past weekend, June 10-12. All across the country, Barnes and Noble stores held author signings, panels, giveaways, trivia games, gave out chapter samplers, and more. Here at YABC, we love all things YA, so several of our staff...
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City of Spells (Into the Crooked Place, #2)
 
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Christmas Parade
 
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"CHRISTMAS PARADE is another cute and brightly colored board book from Boynton. In this book, children see a Christmas parade,..."
Best Friend in the Whole World
 
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"BEST FRIEND IN THE WHOLE WORLD is a sweet picture book about friends and doing the right thing. Roland lives..."
The Project
 
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The Threads of Magic
 
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Bird Show
 
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"If birds had a fashion show, they would show off their unique plumage! BIRD SHOW is a brightly colored book..."
My Book of Feelings (My World)
 
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"MY BOOK OF FEELINGS is a great conversation starter for emotions with toddlers. The book features spinning emoji faces of..."
Sweet & Bitter Magic
 
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"SWEET & BITTER MAGIC is a lush and enthralling YA fantasy filled with magic, pain, and love. In this world,..."
The Smile Shop
 
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"THE SMILE SHOP is a cute story about a young boy who is shopping for something special. He has a..."
Stanley's Lunch Box
 
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"STANLEY'S LUNCH BOX is a cute board book that combines a favorite character with a shopping trip to the market...."
What Are Unicorns Made Of?
 
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"WHAT ARE UNICORNS MADE OF? is a brightly colored board book that questions what makes a unicorn. The rhyming text..."
Grandfather Bowhead, Tell Me a Story
 
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"GRANDFATHER BOWHEAD, TELL ME A STORY features a grandfather and grandson whale who are sharing stories. The grandchild asks for..."
Stanley's Toy Box
 
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"Stanley heads to the park with Little Woo and Betty in this cute board book. STANLEY'S TOY BOX depicts a..."
Sing Me Forgotten
 
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shine your icy crown
 
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