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Waiting on Wednesday ~ June 30, 2021

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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.     *Olivia’s Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer) The Last Legacy Author:  Adrienne Young Expected publication:  September 7, 2021 New York Times bestselling author Adrienne Young returns with...
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Rockstar Book Tours: Guest Post & Giveaway ~ Kyle's Little Sister (BonHyung Jeong) ~ (US Only)

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  YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the KYLE'S LITTLE SISTER by BonHyung Jeong Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About the Book: Title:  KYLE'S LITTLE SISTER   Author:  BonHyung Jeong Pub. Date:  June 22,...
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Featured Review: Gearbreakers (Zoe Hana Mikuta)

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About This Book: We went past praying to deities and started to build them instead... The shadow of Godolia's tyrannical rule is spreading, aided by their giant mechanized weapons known as Windups. War and oppression are everyday constants for the people of the Badlands, who live under the thumb of their...
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Author Chat with Anna Lazowski (T. Rexes Can't Tie Their Shoes), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Anna Lazowski author of T. Rexes Can't Tie Their Shoes.  Read on for more about Anna, her book, plus an giveaway!        Meet  Anna Lazowski ! ANNA LAZOWSKI  is an award-winning senior producer at CBC Radio, based in Winnipeg. She has an...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, my twins would love it!
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This looks so cute!
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The cover is adorable and this book sounds clever and hilarious.
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Featured Review: Fire with Fire (Destiny Soria)

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About This Book: Raised to be fierce dragon slayers, two sisters end up on opposite sides of the impending war when one sister forms an unlikely, magical bond with a dragon in this standalone YA contemporary fantasy that's perfect for fans of Slayer and Sorcery of Thorns. Dani and Eden Rivera...
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YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ June 28, 2021

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Hello YABC'ers! Welcome to the weekly post by the Staff at YA Books Central called Current Reads Monday! We love everything bookish and just wanted to share with our readers what books we are currently reading and obsessing about! So check out what books the YABC Staff are currently reading below...
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Featured Review: A Season of Sinister Dreams (Tracy Banghart)

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About This Book: Furyborn meets A Curse So Dark and Lonely in this thrilling fantasy about two powerful girls coming together to protect their beloved kingdom—from the author of Grace and Fury. Annalise may be cousin to the prince, but her past isn't what she claims, and she possesses a magic...
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Featured Review: Kneel (Candace Buford)

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About This Book: This fearless debut novel explores racism, injustice, and self-expression through the story of a promising Black football star in Louisiana. The system is rigged. For guys like Russell Boudreaux, football is the only way out of their small town. As the team’s varsity tight end, Rus has a...
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Featured Review: FIVER FINDS HOME (Jill Bugbee)

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About This Book: Meet the world's first blue dwarf giraffe! With five purple spots and half the normal size, Fiver struggles to belong. His journey leads him across the vast savanna plains of Africa to the quaint city of Savannah, Georgia. Along the way, Fiver encounters many exciting adventures, signs and...
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Featured Review: The Tragedy of Dane Riley (Kat Spears)

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About This Book: A teen confronts his feelings about his father’s death, his new family, and the girl next door in this emotional young adult novel from critically-acclaimed author Kat Spears Dane Riley’s grasp on reality is slipping, and he’s not sure that he cares. While his mother has moved on...
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