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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, & Giveaway: ALLY (Anna Banks)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Anna Banks  Ally !   Read on for more about Anna, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway!                    Meet  Anna Banks !   NYT Bestselling YA author of The Syrena Legacy series: OF...
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Olivia F
So excited for this sequel!!! Yay!
Friday, 06 October 2017 07:48
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Author Of The Week: Spotlight on Anna Banks (ALLY), Plus Giveaway!!

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing or spotlighting a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!       Introducing  Anna Banks , YABC's Author of...
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John
The cover looks gilded and Egyptian! The royals in this appear to have unusual names!
Monday, 02 October 2017 21:06
Kara S
The cover is nothing to write home about, but this sequel to Nemesis has captured my imagination already! Cheers, Kara S
Sunday, 08 October 2017 02:11
Erin
I have read both of these as ARCs and absolutely LOVED them! I do love the covers but wish that Ally would have had a cover art wi... Read More
Sunday, 08 October 2017 18:14
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YABC Scavenger Hunt: Nemesis (Anna Banks), Plus Excerpt & Extra Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to share  a excerpt from Anna Banks Nemesis as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt!  Read on for more about Anna and her novel! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt form for a chance to win the  Grand Prize !...
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John
The cover is well designed, the synopsis filled in some important details!
Sunday, 09 July 2017 19:08
Aireanna Lesch
Cool cover!! I'm looking forward to reading this book. The synopsis sounded super interesting.
Wednesday, 12 July 2017 11:35
Meigan
The cover is kind of...weird, but I like it. The synopsis completely makes up for the weird cover and I'll definitely be adding th... Read More
Wednesday, 12 July 2017 20:29
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