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Author Chat with Swati Teerdhhala (The Archer At Dawn), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Swati Teerdhhala author of The Archer At Dawn. Read on for more about Swati and her book, plus an giveaway.       Meet Swati Teerdhhala !               Swati Teerdhala is the author of The Tiger at Midnight...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great! Love the cover.
Tuesday, 26 May 2020 15:28
Candice Gigous
The cover is unique. The synopsis is intriguing. Sounds like an awesome series.
Thursday, 11 June 2020 08:40
Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover and the synopsis sounds like book #2 continues to be exciting.
Friday, 19 June 2020 13:18
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Spotlight on Everything's Not Fine (Sarah Carlson), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Everything's Not Fine  by Sarah Carlson.  Read on for more about Sarah and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Sarah Carlson ! Sarah J. Carlson writes contemporary YA that delves into complex, real world problems. Professionally, she is a school psychologist...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it.
Tuesday, 26 May 2020 12:04
Autumn
Sounds like an interesting take on ya contemporary.
Tuesday, 09 June 2020 23:39
Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover and the book sounds emotional.
Friday, 19 June 2020 13:19
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What's New In YA ~ May 26th, 2020

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From the author of the acclaimed  Jack of Hearts (and other parts)  comes a sweet and sharp screwball comedy that critiques the culture of toxic masculinity within the queer community. Sixteen-year-old Randy Kapplehoff loves spending the summer at Camp Outland, a camp for queer teens. It's where he met his best...
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Indie Superstars with the Author of The Elite Trials Series + Giveaway (US only)





Welcome to YA Books Central's "Indie Superstars" column. This event will spotlight the best and brightest of the indie community. You don’t want to miss out on these talented authors This week we’re interviewing Becky Moynihan, author of The Elite Trials series     Welcome to YABC, Becky!   Caitlin Haines: You just released the finale...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Monday, 25 May 2020 10:55
Autumn
Great interview! This dystopian sounds fun!
Tuesday, 09 June 2020 23:33
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is okay. The synopsis makes me want to read this book.
Friday, 19 June 2020 13:20
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Featured Review: The Jewel Thief (Jeannie Mobley)

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About This Book: A lush, slow-burn romance set in 17th century France, and centered around the broken history of the Hope Diamond-- the high-society intrigue of Richelle Mead's Glittering Court series meets the romance of Melissa de la Cruz's Alex and Eliza. In the depths of the Bastille, sixteen-year-old Juliet Pitau...
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Author Chat with L.C. Rosen (CAMP), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with L.C. Rosen author of CAMP. Read on for more about L.C. and his book, plus an giveaway.       Meet L.C. Rosen !             L. C. Rosen, also known as Lev Rosen, has written several books for adults and children,...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks interesting, looking forward to reading it.
Monday, 25 May 2020 12:45
Keia
I've been excited to read this since it was announced it will be a movie on HBO Max.
Friday, 29 May 2020 14:27
Jamie Snyder
This book looks and sounds amazing! I am also very excited that it is also in production to be a movie on HBO Max. This will be a ... Read More
Saturday, 06 June 2020 13:21
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Spotlight on Wizard For Hire: Magic Required (Obert Skye), Plus Guest Post!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight Wizard For Hire (Obert Skye).  Read on for more about Obert, plus a guest post!         Meet Obert Skye !          Obert Skye is not who you think he is -- unless you think he's a best-selling author of...
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Spotlight on Home Home (Lisa Allen-Agostini), Plus Excerpt!

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Today we're excited to spotlight Home Home  by Lisa Allen-Agostini.  Read on for more about Lisa and her book, plus an excerpt!       Meet Lisa Allen-Agostini ! Lisa Allen-Agostini is a widely published novelist, journalist, and poet from Trinidad and Tobago. She writes primarily about the Caribbean, its people,...
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Featured Review: The Art of Holding On (Beth Ann Burgoon)

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About This Book: Life happens, whether you’re ready or not. All you can do is hold on and go along for the ride. That’s the motto Hadley Jones lives by, and for good reason. Most of the women in her family have repeated the same pattern. Single motherhood. Working two jobs...
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What's Hot in KU

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Welcome to YA Books Central's "What's Hot in KU" post. This weekly event will highlight what's hot, new and exciting in the Amazon Kindle Unlimited Library.  Amazon's Kindle Unlimited subscription is a great way to enjoy unlimited reading on a tight budget. With over a million titles and counting, we thought...
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