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Giveaway: Zero Tolerance by by Claudia Mills (US Only)

Giveaway: Zero Tolerance by by Claudia Mills (US Only)
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  Zero Tolerance By  Claudia Mills Release Date:  June 18, 2013 Seventh-grader Sierra Shepard has always been the perfect student, so when she sees that she accidentally brought her mother's lunch bag to school, including a paring knife, she immediately turns in the knife at the school office. Much to her...
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Angela Critics
The school's zero tolerance weapons policy
Friday, 06 September 2013 09:59
alicia marie
Her school's zero tolerance policy on weapons
Friday, 06 September 2013 20:46
Anne Gallick
perhaps it's about her own zero tolerance policy towards the "bad" boy
Tuesday, 10 September 2013 11:53
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Giveaway: Two Lies and a Spy by Kat Carlton (US Only)

Giveaway: Two Lies and a Spy by Kat Carlton (US Only)
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  Two Lies and a Spy By Kat Carlton On Sale September 3, 2013   When sixteen-year-old Kari’s dad sends her an unexpected text, she and her brother immediately go into hiding. Because when your parents are superspies and your dad declares a Code Black, it can only mean something bad....
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Sandra Lam
I'd choose Magnus Bane (a character from Cassandra Clare's series) to be on my spy team because I think he can get me out of any t... Read More
Wednesday, 04 September 2013 19:53
Zinia
I would choose Cinder from the Lunar Chronicles because she would remain calm in difficult situations. Besides she is super smart ... Read More
Thursday, 05 September 2013 01:11
Agustina Gonzalez
I would chose Hermione Ganger (Harry Potter series) for smarts, Cinder (Lunar Chronicles) for mechanic situations, and Rose (Vam... Read More
Friday, 06 September 2013 11:36
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Giveaway: Texting the Underworld by Ellen Booraem (US Only)

Giveaway: Texting the Underworld by Ellen Booraem (US Only)
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We're so happy to be a part of the TEXTING THE UNDERWORLD Blog Tour today! Check out our 5-star review below and make sure to enter the giveaway. Good luck!   About the Book Perpetual scaredy-cat Conor O'Neill has the fright of his life when a banshee girl named Ashling shows...
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Vivien
The cover is great! The title is just my favorite
Thursday, 08 August 2013 18:46
Viviana Ortiz
Cover great love the crows, sound interesting, the underworld with cell phone signal amazing
Thursday, 08 August 2013 19:42
Sam
The premise sounds interesting and the cover seems to fit it.
Friday, 16 August 2013 16:46
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Cover Reveal: HEXED by Michelle Krys + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: HEXED by Michelle Krys + Giveaway (International)
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Hey YABCers!  Been a busy summer so far, and we haven't had a cover reveal in a while. I thought I should remedy that today with the help of Michelle Krys and her book HEXED. Sound good?  Good.  Before we get to the reveal, here's a message from Michelle:   Hi...
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Brandy Allard
OMG I love this cover! It's absolutely gorgeous! I adore the colour scheme and the light. So fun!
Thursday, 01 August 2013 12:07
Hazel @ staybookish
That cover is perfection!! Just so lovely!!
Thursday, 01 August 2013 12:17
Whitley Abell
I love the cover! It's so earthy, which to me is great. I've been seeing a lot of witchcraft in YA lately, but the elemental natur... Read More
Thursday, 01 August 2013 12:23
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Giveaway: When the World was Flat (and we were in love) by Ingrid Jonach (International)

Giveaway: When the World was Flat (and we were in love) by Ingrid Jonach (International)
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  When the World was Flat (and we were in love) by Ingrid Jonach   Print Release Date: 3 September 2013 (US/Canada) / 5 September 2013 (UK) eBook Release Date: 3 September 2013 (worldwide)     About the Book Looking back, I wonder if I had an inkling that my life...
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Katrina Pierce
The title sounds very historical fiction and the cover screams romance!
Thursday, 18 July 2013 11:44
Ashley Ferguson
I love the title and the cover is awesome too! If I were to judge this book by its cover, I would bet that it's going to be incred... Read More
Thursday, 18 July 2013 12:10
Vivien
The title is what caught my eye!
Thursday, 18 July 2013 18:40
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Guest Post: A Wreckless Playlist by Bria Quinlan + Giveaway! (US/Canada)

Guest Post: A Wreckless Playlist by Bria Quinlan + Giveaway! (US/Canada)
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Wreckless by Bria Quinlan Release Date: 6/12/13       About the Book   Wreckless…Where obsession and rebellion collide.    Bridget Larson's never met a rule she didn’t like. Drawing inside the lines isn’t just a way of life – it’s the only way she can make it through the day....
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Viviana Ortiz
Well for the book playlist LIVE LIKE WE’RE DYING - Kris Allen OR Like a teen's spirit - Nirvana
Friday, 12 July 2013 17:49
Jen
While I am not a huge country music fan, I do have my moments and Kenny Chesney always helps. SOMEWHERE WITH YOU is a favorite of ... Read More
Sunday, 14 July 2013 08:58
Heather
I have read this book and loved it!!! I would love a paperback copy for my shelf! hmmmm, my parents were really strict in high sc... Read More
Monday, 15 July 2013 13:17
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Giveaway: Crash and Burn by Michael Hassan (US Only)

Giveaway: Crash and Burn by Michael Hassan (US Only)
Crash and Burn by Michael Hassan Release Date: February 19, 2013 ISBN: 9780062112903   From author Michael Hassan comes CRASH AND BURN (Balzer + Bray; 9780062112903 ; February 19, 2013; Ages 14 and up; $18.99) , a powerful, emotional knockout of a debut novel about the complicated relationship between a profoundly-troubled teenager...
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Kate
Honestly, I think it sounds interesting because it's a "portrait of the modern American teenage male" and many YA books don't focu... Read More
Monday, 01 July 2013 19:07
MrsErica Beaton
I think what interests me about this book is the social action piece. Namely, that we are all players in life and our actions can ... Read More
Monday, 01 July 2013 20:36
Viviana Ortiz
I think I'm interested in this book because it's fresh and I like to know the perspective of guys about life
Monday, 01 July 2013 20:52
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Giveaway: The Exceptionals by Erin Cashman (US Only)

Giveaway: The Exceptionals by Erin Cashman (US Only)
The Exceptionals by Erin Cashman Release Date: April 1, 2012 ISBN: 978-0823423354   In a famous family of exceptionally talented people, fifteen-year-old Claire Walker is ordinary . . . or so she leads everyone to believe. Yet the minute she steps out of line, her parents transfer her to Cambial Academy: the...
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MrsErica Beaton
At first she says, she wouldn’t change a thing, but then she goes on to say that she wished that she had written it all down so ev... Read More
Monday, 01 July 2013 20:34
Viviana Ortiz
She says, she wouldn't change a thing but then she says maybe one thing; she would have written all down so everyone would know ho... Read More
Monday, 01 July 2013 20:46
Vivien
Wouldn't change a thing except she would have written it all down ... Read More
Tuesday, 02 July 2013 10:06
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Cover Reveal: MANOR OF SECRETS by Katherine Longshore

Cover Reveal: MANOR OF SECRETS by Katherine Longshore
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Happy Friday, YABCers! Here's another beautiful cover on which to feast your eyes — MANOR OF SECRETS by Katherine Longshore!  Before we get to the goods, here's a message from Katherine about her cover:   Hello, YABC and welcome to the cover reveal for my new novel!  I’m an Anglophile and...
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Alyssa Susanna
Ooo, very nice! I like this cover! This sounds like something I would read Congrats on a great cover, Katherine! ... Read More
Friday, 14 June 2013 12:04
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Books to Read with Dad this Father's Day

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I can't thank my dad enough for sparking my book lover tendencies by reading to me before bed each night. He's the reason I'm the book nerd I am today, and couldn't be more encouraging of dads (and moms, too) who want to read with their children. With Father's Day just...
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