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Press Release: Biscuit Celebrates 20 Years

Press Release: Biscuit Celebrates 20 Years

HarperCollins Children’s Books Celebrates Biscuit’s 20 th Anniversary   “Dear Alyssa Satin Capucilli, I think you should write a Biscuit book called, Biscuit Learns How to Read. Biscuit books are easy for me to read but that’s what makes reading fun.” — Cami, an avid Biscuit fan   New York, NY...
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Blog Tour: The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle, Plus Giveaway

Blog Tour: The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle, Plus Giveaway



  Today we're excited to be part of the blog tour for Janet Fox's book, The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle ! Below you'll find other tour dates, more about Janet and her book, plus a giveaway!   Schedule: My Brain on Books–Guest post & Video #1–03/14/16 Word Spelunking–Top 10 List...
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Kara S
I cannot wait to get immersed in this story! Thanks, Kara S
Friday, 25 March 2016 17:28
Sherri Ashburner
I dipped into the first couple pages of this, and am beyond intrigued--but am currently 3 books out before I can read it so painf... Read More
Monday, 28 March 2016 21:34
Linda Romer
The Charmed Children if Rookskill sounds exciting, I would love to read this book. Thank you
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 21:56
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Sneak Peek! Read the First Chapter Now: Surf Shop Sisters by Laura Kennedy + Giveaway (US Only)

Sneak Peek! Read the First Chapter Now: Surf Shop Sisters by Laura Kennedy + Giveaway (US Only)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to reveal the first chapter of Laura Kennedy's SURF SHOP SISTERS (released January 30, 2016). Below, you can read the chapter and enter the giveaway! Ready to see? Scroll, YABCers! Scroll! ... ... ... ... ... ... ... Here's the chapter! CHAPTER ONE             I...
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Kathleen Pasqualini
I really like the first chapter and I think the cover is beautiful.
Friday, 25 March 2016 00:09
Linda Romer
Surf shop sisters sounds great ♡ I would love to read more of this book. Thank you
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 08:14
Danielle Hammelef
I love the POV character already. This book is a perfect read for me--I love contemporary YA. Thanks for the chapter to "test read... Read More
Tuesday, 19 April 2016 15:36
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Press Release: The Tanglelows by Greg McGoon

Press Release: The Tanglelows by Greg McGoon
NEW CHILDREN’S BOOK   “ THE TANGLELOWS ” FROM AUTHOR  GREG McGOON   CREATOR OF THE GROUNDBREAKING FAIRY TALE  “THE ROYAL HEART” NOW AVAILABLE FROM  PELEKINESIS PUBLISHING GROUP   “A great family read. Stimulates rich discussion and serves as a useful tool.”  –  Dr. Mary Baker-Ericzén ,  Child and Adolescent Services...
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Spotlight: The Lives We Lead, Plus Giveaway

Spotlight: The Lives We Lead, Plus Giveaway



Today we're putting a spotlight on Alexandra Egi's novel,  The Lives We Lead . Read on for more Alexandra, her novel, an excerpt from the book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Alexandra Egi! Alexandra Egi is seventeen years old, and a senior in high school. This is her debut novel, which...
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Tammy Dalley
Sounds like a great read, always love reading new books!!! Thanks for the chance
Thursday, 07 April 2016 08:40
Susan T.
This takes me back to being a teen and how hard it was. So much drama and angst! I definitely wished i could go to a new school we... Read More
Thursday, 07 April 2016 17:47
Danielle Hammelef
I always like reaing excerpts to get to know the voice of the book. This one definitely has a teen girl voice and will be an excit... Read More
Tuesday, 19 April 2016 15:33
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Author Chat with Amber Smith

Author Chat with Amber Smith


  YABC: You nail the emotional havoc Eden goes through after the ultimate betrayal of being raped by her older brother's friend. What was the inspiration behind writing this story?   Amber Smith: I’ve always felt inspired to tell the stories that might otherwise be suppressed. I had wanted to write...
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What's New in YA--March 22, 2016

What's New in YA--March 22, 2016













Are you wondering what's new in YA  today? Check out these wonderful  new  releases!   War rages everywhere and Morgan is caught in the middle in the haunting conclusion of The Internment Chronicles, from the  New York Times  bestselling author of The Chemical Garden trilogy. The city is falling out of...
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E-book Sale on THE ORPHAN QUEEN. Limited time offer!

E-book Sale on THE ORPHAN QUEEN. Limited time offer!

Here at YABC, we're huge fans of Jodi Meadows' THE ORPHAN QUEEN, and we can't wait until it's sequel THE MIRROR KING releases in two weeks! So when we heard that THE ORPHAN QUEEN was on a limited time e-book sale, we had to let you know!   Here's a note...
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Spotlight: The Hidden Twin by Adi Rule, Plus Giveaway!

Spotlight: The Hidden Twin by Adi Rule, Plus Giveaway!

  Today we're putting a spotlight on Adi Rule's soon-to-be released novel,  The Hidden Twin . Read on for more about Adi, her novel, an excerpt from the book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Adi Rule! Adi Rule is the author of Strange Sweet Song. She grew up among cats, ducks,...
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Steph Destiny
I love the cover, it promises the story will be full of magic and mystery
Sunday, 27 March 2016 14:50
Linda Romer
Hidden Twin sounds great ♡ I love the cover! Thank you
Sunday, 27 March 2016 20:32
Kimberly
I'm curious to learn what happens.
Sunday, 03 April 2016 18:13
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The Librarian's Corner--March 21, 2016

The Librarian's Corner--March 21, 2016

With April - National Poetry Month! - just around the corner I wanted to highlight some of my favorite novels written in verse. These novels have all different styles and forms of poetry, letting readers explore the written word in new ways. I hope librarians can use these for their displays...
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