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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Victoria Scott (We Told Six Lies), Plus Giveaway!

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Victoria Scott



Today we're excited to chat with  Victoria Scott (We Told Six Lies) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Victoria, her novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Victoria Scott ! Victoria Scott is the acclaimed author of nine novels including Fire & Flood,...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is beautiful and YA readers will be attracted, especially by the title. I look forward to reading this one.
Sunday, 14 October 2018 17:35
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:37
Dianna G.
The synopsis is so good. Love how it seems like a direct conversation. That cover is cool, with interesting contrast in colors.... Read More
Saturday, 27 October 2018 20:58
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Beth Revis (Give The Dark My Love), Plus Giveaway!

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Victoria Scott



Today we're excited to chat with  Beth Revis (Give The Dark My Love) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Beth, her novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Beth Revis ! Beth Revis is a NY Times bestselling author with books available in more than...
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M.A. Briones
I love the cover art. The font color really completes the mood for it. The synopsis sounds really cool
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 20:59
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:35
Dianna G.
Beautiful cover, makes me think of castles and princes. What an interesting story line.
Saturday, 27 October 2018 20:59
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Author Chat with Hayley Chewins (The Turnaway Girls), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Hayley Chewins (The Turnaway Girls)! Read on for more about Hayley, her novel, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Hayley Chewins ! Hayley Chewins grew up in Cape Town, South Africa, in a house full of books. A published poet, she studied classical voice...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is so beautiful. I love the idea of your storyline. I can't wait to read.
Monday, 15 October 2018 17:40
Maggie Hubbe
I love this cover and the book seems like a very sweet read!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 14:01
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:33
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Mindy McGinnis (This Darkness Mine), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Mindy McGinnis (This Darkness Mine) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Mindy, her novel, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Mindy McGinnis !   Mindy McGinnis is an Edgar Award-winning author and assistant teen librarian who lives in...
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Kara S
The cover is crisp and conveys quality content of some kind; the synopsis is highly original and compelling! Thanks for the chanc... Read More
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 20:53
Debra Branigan
I look forward to reading this book. Your synopsis is very intriguing and I like the mature ideas included. The cover fits the sto... Read More
Monday, 15 October 2018 17:56
Tiffany Engler
I love this cover, I've been looking forward to reading this book for a long time!
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 07:35
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Emiko Jean (Empress Of All Seasons), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Emiko Jean (Empress Of All Seasons) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Emiko, her novel, plus a giveaway!           Meet  Emiko Jean !   Emiko Jean is the author of the psychological suspense novel We'll...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is absolutely gorgeous and will attract your YA Readers. I find the synopsis very intriguing and I can't wait to read th... Read More
Monday, 15 October 2018 18:23
M.A. Briones
This is all so great looking. The cover, the synopsis, its all great
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 20:48
Marisa Fort
Love the colors on the cover! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:27
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with CJ Redwine (The Traitor Prince), Plus Giveaway!

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C.J. Redwine



Today we're excited to chat with  CJ Redwine (The Traitor Prince) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about CJ, her novel, plus a giveaway!           Meet  CJ Redwine ! C.J. Redwine is the New York Times bestselling author of YA fantasy novels,...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is great and the synopsis sounds amazing. Fantasy is in high demand in my home. We can't wait to read this.
Monday, 15 October 2018 18:29
M.A. Briones
I HAVE SEEN THIS SO MANY PLACES! tHE COVER LOOKS AMAZING! THE SYNOPSIS IS SO INCREDIBLY INTRIGUING!!! CANT WAIT!!!
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 20:45
Marisa Fort
Love the cover! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:24
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Kevin Brooks (Born Scared), Plus Giveaway!

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Kevin Brooks



Today we're excited to chat with  Kevin Brooks (Born Scared) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Kevin, his novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Kevin Brooks ! Kevin Brooks is a critically acclaimed young adult novelist whose first book, Martyn Pig, was named a Publishers Weekly “Flying...
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Debra Branigan
I think the cover is fantastic and enhances the title perfectly. I cannot wait to read this sequel. I have liked Mr. Brook's work ... Read More
Monday, 15 October 2018 18:49
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:22
Kristi Housman
I just heard about this book last weekend (it was recommended at a lit conference I went to). It sounds like something I would lo... Read More
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 12:10
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Author Of The Week: Chat with MacKenzi Lee (The Lady's Guide To Petticoats and Piracy), 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  MacKenzi Lee , YABC's Author of...
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Shannon Mizikoski
The cover is great- goes well with the first one of course! And I am very excited to read the book in general! Thanks for the chan... Read More
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 22:18
Debra Branigan
The cover is attractive and the YA readers of this "series" will be attracted to it. I look forward to this sequel and it has been... Read More
Monday, 15 October 2018 18:56
Tiffany Engler
I love that this cover goes well with The Gentleman's Guide! Can't wait to read it!
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 07:32
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Mackenzi Lee (The Lady's Guide To Petticoats and Piracy), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Mackenzi Lee (The Lady's Guide To Petticoats and Piracy) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Mackenzi, her novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Mackenzi Lee !     Mackenzi Lee holds a BA in history and...
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Tiffany Engler
I love the colors on this cover! I really want to get this book so I can marathon it with Gentleman's Guide!
Sunday, 07 October 2018 13:01
YABC
I have to get this book.... Read More
Monday, 08 October 2018 09:58
Kara S
The cover bores, but the synopsis more than makes up for that! I would love to read this -- thanks for this chance. --Kara S... Read More
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 21:28
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Erin Cashman (Uncharted), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Erin Cashman (Uncharted) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Erin, her novel, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Erin Cashman !   Erin Cashman is an award-winning writer of Young Adult fantasy. Uncharted released on September 4, 2018,...
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Kara S
Intriguing cover and beguiling synopsis -- I hope I win! Thanks so much -- Kara s
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 21:23
Debra Branigan
What a lovely cover. This storyline will capture your YA readers immediately. I look forward to this novel.
Monday, 15 October 2018 19:01
M.A. Briones
I NEED THIS BOOK!!!!! The cover is haunting the synopsis is intriguing and the its the book ill be needing!
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 20:34
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