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Press Release & Movie Trailer: SING

Press Release & Movie Trailer: SING


Illumination Entertainment has just debuted seven new character posters for SING! Download  and share.     SING – In Theaters  December 21 (#SingMovie) Official Website  |  Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Instagram     Illumination has captivated audiences all over the world with the beloved hits Despicable Me, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax,...
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Press Release: Multicultural Children’s Book Day (January 27th, 2017)

Press Release: Multicultural Children’s Book Day (January 27th, 2017)





Multicultural Children’s Book Day: Celebrating Diversity in Children's Literature January 27, 2017 Our mission is to not only raise awareness for the kid’s books that celebrate diversity, but to get more of these of books into classrooms and libraries.       Presented by Co-Founders   Valarie Budayr of Jump Into...
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Exciting Movie News! Author Katherine Paterson (Bridge To Terabithia and The Great Gilly Hopkins) Interview, Movie Trailer & Giveaway!

Exciting Movie News! Author Katherine Paterson (Bridge To Terabithia and The Great Gilly Hopkins) Interview, Movie Trailer & Giveaway!





  Today we are so excited to share an interview with Katherine Paterson ,  author  of  The Great Gilly Hopkins on the release day of the film adaptation of the book! Below  you'll find  more about Katherine , the movie adaptation ,  plus a  giveaway !          ...
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Anne
Sounds like a fun book and movie adaptation. I like the book cover.
Wednesday, 12 October 2016 03:38
Dianna G.
Katherine Paterson has been one of my favorite authors for as long as I can remember. Thrilled to see this book coming to theaters... Read More
Wednesday, 12 October 2016 16:59
John
The cover and synopsis are very intriguing.
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Press Release: Klutz Books Teams Up With Subway!!!

Press Release: Klutz Books Teams Up With Subway!!!


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KLUTZ® TEAMS UP WITH WORLD’S LARGEST RESTAURANT CHAIN SUBWAY® FOR ACTIVITY-BASED KIDS’ MEAL PROMOTION THIS FALL NEW YORK, NY—September 6, 2016—KLUTZ® announced today a promotion in which more than 30,000 SUBWAY® restaurants across the United States, Canada, Aruba, and the Bahamas will be offering four exclusive...
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Press Release: Call for Submissions from Story Shares

Press Release: Call for Submissions from Story Shares
STORY SHARES LAUNCHES ANNUAL INNOVATIVE WRITING CONTEST THAT POSITIVELY IMPACTS YOUTH LITERACY _The annual “Relevant Reads” writing contest, organized by the Boston-based nonprofit Story Shares, aims to develop fresh content for its broad network of readers across 44 states and 26 countries all working to improve literacy skills. _ BOSTON –...
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Press Release: The Girl on the Train Movie Tie-In Edition Now Available!

Press Release: The Girl on the Train Movie Tie-In Edition Now Available!

Now Available as Movie Tie‐In Edition: #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER OVER 5 MILLION COPIES SOLD INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON FILM FORTHCOMING FROM DREAMWORKS THIS FALL THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN PAULA HAWKINS "Nothing is more addicting than The Girl on the Train ." — Vanity Fair “ The Girl on the Train...
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Press Release: Three New Harry Potter Books

Press Release: Three New Harry Potter Books



This is the year of Potter! While we still have the illustrated version of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets to look forward to, as well as Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them, which will be making its debut in November, tthere will now be three new ebooks!  ...
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Press Release: An Ember in the Ashes Series

Press Release: An Ember in the Ashes Series
SABAA TAHIR TO PEN TWO MORE BOOKS IN CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED, NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING ‘AN EMBER IN THE ASHES’ SERIES Book three scheduled for publication in 2018 New York, NY –  August 16, 2016  – Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers, has acquired  books three and four in Sabaa Tahir’s critically-acclaimed,...
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Release Day & Spotlight on Day Zero, (Kresley Cole)

Release Day & Spotlight on Day Zero, (Kresley Cole)


Kresley Cole
  Today on the blog YABC is excited to share  Kresley Cole's new release, Day Zero!! Below is more info about Kresley Cole, her new book, and an excerpt from Day Zero!         Lethe Castle Day 0 Of course hers would be the last icon to fade. The...
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Things We Loved About Harry Potter!!

Things We Loved About Harry Potter!!



The staff at YABC are all huge fans of Harry Potter and are really enjoying this month of celebrating all things Harry Potter!! Today the staff has offered their choices for "Things We Loved About Harry Potter!" Check out our choices and then comment your choices below!!! We look forward to...
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