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Author Chat with Maureen Doyle McQuerry (Between Before & After), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Maureen Doyle McQuerry author of Between Before & After .  Read on for more about Maureen and her book, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet Maureen Doyle McQuerry ! Maureen McQuerry is an award winning poet, novelist and teacher. Her...
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Brianna Peterson
I really like that the cover is elegant, but has secret hidden elements. The synopsis makes this sound like a time-bending story w... Read More
Monday, 04 February 2019 00:11
Debra Branigan
The cover is very pretty and the storyline sounds very intriguing.
Saturday, 09 February 2019 16:34
Ariana Peguero
The cover is so elegant and gorgeous. I think it really depicts the synopsis well. This book sounds really interesting - mystery a... Read More
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 21:00
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Author Chat with Tod Olson (Lost In The Antarctic), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Tod Olson author of Lost In The Antarctic .  Read on for more about Tod and his book, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Tod Olson ! Tod Olson is the author of the historical fiction series How to Get...
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Dianna G.
This is a new series for me. My son loves the I Survived series, and this reminds me of it. I will have to get copies of this fo... Read More
Thursday, 17 January 2019 21:12
Jana Leah
I'm intrigued that it includes photos.
Saturday, 19 January 2019 22:56
Alyssa Annico
These look amazing! The Shackleton story is fascinating
Monday, 21 January 2019 06:49
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Author Chat with J Mercer (Triplicity), Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with J Mercer (Triplicity), Plus Giveaway!



  Today we're excited to chat with J Mercer author of Triplicity .  Read on for more about J Mercer and her, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet  J Mercer ! J Mercer grew up in Wisconsin where she walked home from school with her head in...
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Debra Branigan
The cover fits perfectly and the storyline is intriguing. Would like to read this one.
Tuesday, 08 January 2019 12:31
Christy DuBois
I like that the synopsis gives me enough information to be interested in reading this book yet doesn't give anything away. It soun... Read More
Wednesday, 09 January 2019 01:39
Jayda
The cover is so simple yet unique, and the story sounds amazing.
Saturday, 12 January 2019 18:59
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Author Chat with Kevin Emerson (Any Second), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Kevin Emerson author of Any Second .  Read on for more about Kevin and his book, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Kevin Emerson ! Kevin Emerson is the author of numerous novels for young adults and children, including  Breakout,...
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Dianna G.
Wow, this sounds like a really exciting book from the get-go! The cover didn't catch my attention as much as the summary did.... Read More
Wednesday, 26 December 2018 20:00
Debra Branigan
Sounds like a thriller that will certainly get your YA readers' attention. Good luck with the book.
Friday, 28 December 2018 11:17
Nancy Burgess
Sounds like a exciting read.
Tuesday, 01 January 2019 12:20
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Author Chat with Stephen Wallenfels (Deadfall), Plus Giveaway!

Author Chat with Stephen Wallenfels (Deadfall), Plus Giveaway!



  Today we're excited to chat with Stephen Wallenfels author of Deadfall .  Read on for more about Stephen and his book, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Stephen Wallenfels ! Stephen wrote freelance for fifteen years for the health and fitness trade journal, CBI, before switching...
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Jayda
The cover art is gorgeous and the synopsis sounds very interesting!
Saturday, 15 December 2018 21:11
Debra Branigan
The mood of the cover is perfect for your novel as it oozes with suspense and possible danger in the woods. The storyline sounds e... Read More
Sunday, 16 December 2018 21:17
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Saturday, 05 January 2019 21:49
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Author Chat with Carey Anne Farrell (Forward March), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Carey Anne Farrell author of Forward March .  Read on for more about Carey and her book, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Carey Anne Farrell !   Carey Anne Farrell writes, teaches, makes music, and co-hosts the podcast Go...
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Dianna G.
I love that this is a book about BAND kids. Adding it to my daughter's Christmas list right now!
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 20:39
John
What a fun cover! I expect this book will teach me all there is to know about marching bands!
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 22:30
Debra Branigan
The cover is very nice. The storyline will attract your YA readers. Good luck with the novel.
Sunday, 16 December 2018 21:34
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Author Chat with Laura E Weymouth (The Light Between Worlds), Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Laura E Weymouth author of The Light Between Worlds .  Read on for more about Laura and her book, an interview, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Laura Weymouth ! Laura Weymouth is a Canadian living in exile in America, and the...
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Tiffany Engler
I Love this cover!!! This book sounds soo good!
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 09:40
Kara S
the cover is striking and the storyline sounds irresistably compelling! Cheers, Kara S
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 15:58
Jayda
I think the cover is beautiful and the story sounds really interesting!
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 21:34
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Author Chat with Brock Heasley (Paper Bag Mask), & Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Brock Heasley author of Paper Bag Mask .  Read on for more about Brock and his book, an interview, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Brock Heasley ! A member of such prestigious high school organizations as "The Nerd Herd,"...
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Debra Branigan
Whoa, this sounds amazing! I am so excited about the premise of this novel. I like the cover too! Good luck with the book.
Saturday, 08 December 2018 19:19
Courtney Gendreau
Wow! this sounds like a great read
Monday, 17 December 2018 23:33
Nancy Burgess
Sounds good can't wait to read this. I like the cover.
Tuesday, 01 January 2019 11:29
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Author Chat with Dan Elish (The Royal Order Of Fighting Dragons), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Dan Elish, author of  The Royal Order Of Fighting Dragons . Read on for more about Dan and his book, plus a giveaway!          Meet Dan Elish !  Dan Elish is the author of ten novels for all ages, including “The Worldwide...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is definitely kid-oriented and will attract your young readers of this genre. The synopsis sounds exciting and action-pa... Read More
Saturday, 01 December 2018 22:31
Penny Olson
The cover is really exciting and vivid. The synopsis sounds action-packed.
Sunday, 16 December 2018 23:24
Danielle Hammelef
The cover show so much action and fits the action-packed synopsis.
Saturday, 22 December 2018 11:18
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Lyra Selene (Amber & Dusk), Plus Giveaway!

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!         Introducing  Lyra Selene , YABC's Author of the...
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Candice Gigous
The cover is very cool and I like the colors. The synopsis draws me in for more. I am excited for this one.
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 09:45
Debra Branigan
The cover is very pretty and the storyline sounds interesting. Good luck with your book.
Wednesday, 21 November 2018 08:44
Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! This book sounds so good!
Wednesday, 28 November 2018 09:52
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