It's live!! Cover Reveal: Last Year's Mistake by Gina Ciocca + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Last Year's Mistake by Gina Ciocca + Giveaway (US/Canada)
 

Hi, YABCers, and welcome to another cover reveal!

Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for LAST YEAR'S MISTAKE by Gina Ciocca, releasing Summer 2015 from Simon Pulse. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Gina:

 

Hi, YABC-ers! I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am to share the cover for LAST YEAR’S MISTAKE today. I’m pretty sure my neighbors could hear the shrieks of glee coming from my kitchen when I saw it for the first time. It’s completely surreal to see a scene plucked from your novel and brought to life in all its sexy glory, almost exactly the way you see it in your head – and that’s what the designers at Simon Pulse did with this cover. I hope you love it as much as I do!
 
~ Gina Ciocca (LAST YEAR'S MISTAKE, Simon Pulse)
 

 

 

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LAST YEAR'S MISTAKE

by Gina Ciocca
Release date: Summer 2015
Publisher: Simon Pulse
 
 
About the Book
Before:
Kelsey and David became best friends the summer before freshman year and were inseparable ever after. Until the night a misunderstanding turned Kelsey into the school joke, and everything around her crumbled—including her friendship with David. So when Kelsey's parents decided to move away, she couldn't wait to start over and leave the past behind. Except, David wasn't ready to let her go...
 
After:
Now it's senior year and Kelsey has a new group of friends, genuine popularity, and a hot boyfriend. Her life is perfect. That is, until David's family moves to town and he shakes up everything. Soon old feelings bubble to the surface and threaten to destroy Kelsey's second chance at happiness. The more time she spends with David, the more she realizes she never truly let him go. And maybe she never wants to.
 
Told in alternating sections, LAST YEAR'S MISTAKE is a charming and romantic debut about loving, leaving, and letting go.
 

b2ap3_thumbnail_FB-Profile-Gina-Ciocca-02-1.jpgAbout the Author

Gina Ciocca graduated from the University of Connecticut with a degree in English. She relocated from Connecticut to Georgia, where she lives with her husband and son. Gina is a member of the writing and blogging group YA Misfits, and you can find her at writersblog-gina.blogspot.com. LAST YEAR’S MISTAKE is her debut novel.

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Giveaway Details

One winner will receive a signed ARC of LAST YEAR'S MISTAKE (when available) and a box of saltwater taffy (in honor of one of the author's favorite scenes in the book)

Entering is simple, just fill out the entry form below. Winners will be announced on this site and in our monthly newsletter (sign up now!) within 30 days after the giveaway ends.

During each giveaway, we ask entrants a question pertaining to the book. Here is the question they'll be answering in the comments below for extra entries:

What do you think about the cover and synopsis?

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Alyssa on Wednesday, 17 September 2014 17:02

The cover is so cute! And the synopsis sounds so interesting!

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The cover is so cute! And the synopsis sounds so interesting!
Emily Savant, Staff Reviewer (website) on Wednesday, 17 September 2014 18:06

I need this book! Everything is so adorable!

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I need this book! Everything is so adorable! :)
Guest - Cassie Hileman on Wednesday, 17 September 2014 19:05

Looks juicy!

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Looks juicy!
Guest - Sierra Davenport on Wednesday, 17 September 2014 23:13

I think the cover looks really well done, sort of between an actual photo and art. I like it! Can't wait to read this one. Thanks for the giveaway!!!

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I think the cover looks really well done, sort of between an actual photo and art. I like it! Can't wait to read this one. Thanks for the giveaway!!! :)
YABC (website) on Thursday, 18 September 2014 10:07

The cover alone will pull in readers. Then, there is the synopsis. This will not be a hard sell. BUT, I want to know about the salt water taffy!

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The cover alone will pull in readers. Then, there is the synopsis. This will not be a hard sell. BUT, I want to know about the salt water taffy!
Guest - Courtney Gendreau on Thursday, 18 September 2014 15:19

Sounds like a great book!

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Sounds like a great book!
Courtney Hengel (website) on Saturday, 20 September 2014 13:57

The cover is beautiful. I would pick that book up in a bookstore. The book sounds like a very interesting contemporary read, and I have grown to love contemporaries. Can't wait to read this book!

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The cover is beautiful. I would pick that book up in a bookstore. The book sounds like a very interesting contemporary read, and I have grown to love contemporaries. Can't wait to read this book!
Guest - bn100 on Saturday, 20 September 2014 17:34

Nice cover. Interesting book

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Nice cover. Interesting book
Guest - Ella on Saturday, 20 September 2014 19:58

I love the cover but what i love even more is the tagline. SO AWESOME!

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I love the cover but what i love even more is the tagline. SO AWESOME!
Guest - jessica on Saturday, 20 September 2014 22:16

The cover is pretty but I really liked the synopsis. This sounds like a book that I'm going to love.

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The cover is pretty but I really liked the synopsis. This sounds like a book that I'm going to love.

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