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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Beth Rodgers (Freshman Fourteen), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Beth Rodgers (Freshman Fourteen) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Beth, her novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Beth Rodgers ! Beth Rodgers is an author, editor, and college English instructor. She  started writing as a little...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is interesting and will attract readers of the RF genre. I like your storyline and am sure that YA readers will find it... Read More
Monday, 15 October 2018 19:11
M.A. Briones
The over looks interesting and the synopsis is adorable!
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 20:37
Marisa Fort
The cover looks fun and cute! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:14
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Pintip Dunn (Star-Crossed), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Pintip Dunn (Star-Crossed) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Pintip, her novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Pintip Dunn ! Pintip Dunn is a New York Times bestselling author of young adult fiction. She graduated from Harvard University, magna...
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M.A. Briones
THE COVER IS G O R G E O U S!!!! I WANT TO READ THIS SO BADDD!!!!
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 20:40
Marisa Fort
The cover is beautiful! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:13
Debra Branigan
The cover is lovely and will attract YA Readers. The title hints at the synopsis and it sounds great. It will be a hit, I'm sure. ... Read More
Friday, 02 November 2018 17:09
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Author Chat with Susan Fletcher (Journey of the Pale Bear), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Susan Fletcher, author of Journey of the Pale Bear .  Read on for more about Susan and her book, plus a giveaway!      Meet Susan Fletcher!       SUSAN FLETCHER is the acclaimed author of the Dragon Chronicles as well as the award-...
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Debra Branigan
I love the cover and the storyline. I adore Susan's Fletcher's work and this does not seem to be exception. I cannot wait to read... Read More
Monday, 15 October 2018 19:50
Marisa Fort
Love the cover! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 17:57
Renee Moore
Love the title and cover of this book. It sounds great!
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 00:03
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Author Chat with Terry Brooks (Street Freaks), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Terry Brooks, author of Street Freaks .  Read on for more about Terry and his book, plus a giveaway!      Meet Terry Brooks!       Terry Brooks  has thrilled readers for decades with his powers of imagination and storytelling. He is the author...
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Debra Branigan
Mr. Brooks, Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your new novel. Love your fantasy works, so it will be a change to read a sci-... Read More
Sunday, 14 October 2018 22:41
Marisa Fort
Love the cover! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 17:54
Renee Moore
I love Terry Brooks! This is, of course, a must read, and sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 23:58
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Author Chat with Amber Mitchell (War Of The Wilted), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Amber Mitchell , author of  War Of The Wilted.     Read on for more about Amber and her book, plus a giveaway!           Meet  Amber Mitchell! Amber Mitchell was born and raised in a small town in Florida. After briefly...
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! This book sounds so good!
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 16:31
Candice Gigous
The cover is eye-catching and matches the other book in the series. The synopsis pulls me in for more. Sounds like an exciting ser... Read More
Saturday, 06 October 2018 07:05
Debra Branigan
The cover is great. The story sounds suspenseful and I look forward to reading. Good luck with the book.
Thursday, 11 October 2018 18:42
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Author Chat with Alexandrea Weis (Death By The River), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Alexandrea Weis , author of  Death By The River.     Read on for more about Alexandrea her book, plus a giveaway!           Meet Alexandrea Weis! Alexandrea Weis is an award-winning author, ICU nurse, and historian who was raised in the...
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Sandy
The cover is what made me stop scrolling in Facebook, it is amazing. So many different elements coming together. I liked how the... Read More
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 17:42
Debra Branigan
The cover is absolutely amazing and will draw your readers to the novel. I cannot wait to read this. Good Luck with the publicati... Read More
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 17:36
Donna Saunders
This sounds like it will be a fantastic read. I cannot wait to check it out!! Also, the cover is very beautiful. ?
Saturday, 13 October 2018 10:37
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Author Chat with Ashley Saunders & Leslie Saunders (The Rule Of One), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Ashley Saunders & Leslie Saunders , authors of  The Rule Of One.     Read on for more about Ashley & Leslie and their book, plus a giveaway!         Meet Ashley Saunders & Leslie Saunders! Hailing from the suburbs of Dallas, Texas,...
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Madeline Tebo
The synopsis sounds really good, unlike anything I've read before. And I love the cover!
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 11:36
Debra Branigan
The cover is interesting and I wonder what significance the bird may have. The synopsis sounds excellent and will intrigue YA read... Read More
Tuesday, 09 October 2018 21:32
Renee Moore
Sounds very interesting. Would definitely give it a read!
Tuesday, 09 October 2018 22:44
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Author Chat with Peter Stone (The Perfect Candidate), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Peter Stone , author of  The Perfect Candidate .     Read on for more about Peter and his book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Peter Stone !       Peter Stone is a lifelong fan of thrillers on the big screen, small screen,...
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Kara S
The cover appropriately represents the book's genre, and I for one find political intrigue fascinating! Thanks, Kara S
Saturday, 29 September 2018 03:51
Madeline Tebo
The cover and the synopsis are both amazing! I can't wait to read this book!
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 11:28
Renee Moore
Sounds like a good read. I enjoy a good thriller during fall!
Friday, 05 October 2018 23:03
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Author Chat with Jacqui Castle (The Seclusion)!

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Today we're excited to chat with Jacqui Castle , author of  The Seclusion .     Read on for more about Jacqui and her book.   Meet Jacqui Castle !       Jacqui Castle lives and writes in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Asheville, North Carolina. Castle has been published...
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Author Chat with Elana K. Arnold (Damsel) Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Elana K. Arnold , author of  Damsel .     Read on for more about Elana and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Elana K. Arnold !       Elana K. Arnold grew up in Southern California, where she was lucky enough to...
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Vicky
The cover is GORGEOUS and the synopsis sounds so so amazing and fierce, I can't wait!
Thursday, 27 September 2018 15:18
necole
Finally a fairy tale retelling type book with a modern twist I am looking forward to reading. What threats are around her? What is... Read More
Friday, 28 September 2018 07:04
Kara S
The cover is eye-catching, and this books sounds fascinating -- a pageturner with some real depth...Thanks, Kara S
Saturday, 29 September 2018 03:47
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