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Author Chat with J.M. Frey (The Skylark's Song), Exclusive Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with J.M. Frey , author of  The Skylark's Song .     Read on for more about J.M. and her book, an excerpt, plus a giveaway!         Meet J.M. Frey ! J.M. Frey is an author, fanthropologist, and professional smartypants on Accessible Media...
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Renee Moore
Aww, her profile picture is perfect! I love Steam punk books.
Thursday, 06 September 2018 13:51
Marisa Fort
The cover is so amazing! The synopsis sounds awesome!
Monday, 10 September 2018 19:38
Debra Branigan
The cover is attractive and will grab those adventure readers. It sounds like it will be entertaining.
Sunday, 16 September 2018 15:55
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Author Chat with Whitney Gardner (Fake Blood), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Whitney Gardner , author of Fake Blood.     Read on for more about Whitney and her book, an interview, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Whitney Gardner! Whitney Gardner is an author, illustrator, and coffee addict. Originally from New York, she studied...
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Renee Moore
My son would love this!
Thursday, 06 September 2018 13:41
John
"What do you think about the cover and the synopsis?" Good ligne claire cover! Sounds like a great graphic novel!
Saturday, 08 September 2018 16:32
Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds awesome!
Monday, 10 September 2018 19:26
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Author Chat with Jonathan Rosen (From Sunset Till Sunrise) Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Jonathan Rosen , author of  From Sunset Till Sunrise .     Read on for more about Jonathan and his book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Jonathan Rosen !       Jonathan Rosen is a transplanted New Yorker, who now lives with his family...
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Janell Goode
loved the cover and the synopsis
Monday, 03 September 2018 15:15
John
"What do you think about the cover and the synopsis?" The cover is delightful, and I look forward to the book's fun, funny advent... Read More
Saturday, 08 September 2018 16:01
Penny Olson
The cover looks really fun. The book sounds like it would be hard to put down, once you start reading.
Sunday, 09 September 2018 22:46
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Author Chat with McCall Hoyle (Meet The Sky), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with McCall Hoyle , author of  Meet The Sky .     Read on for more about McCall and her book, an interview, plus a giveaway!             Meet  McCall Hoyle! McCall Hoyle writes honest YA novels about friendship, first love, and...
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Dianna G.
Lovely cover - it reminds me of the wall art in my daughter's room. I like seeing books set on the coast, too.
Tuesday, 28 August 2018 19:43
KM
I love this cover, and it does match with McCall Hoyle's first book.
Saturday, 01 September 2018 14:29
Janell Goode
loved the cover and the synopsis
Monday, 03 September 2018 15:19
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Author Chat with Maggie Ann Martin (To Be Honest), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Maggie Ann Martin , author of  To Be Honest .     Read on for more about Maggie and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Maggie Ann Martin !       Maggie Ann Martin, author of The Big F and To Be Honest,...
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Kara S
I like the boldness of celebrating a plus size body in and of itself on the cover; the synopsis convinces me this will be a compel... Read More
Thursday, 23 August 2018 01:27
Marisa Fort
LOVE the cover! The synopsis sounds so good, can't wait to read!
Monday, 27 August 2018 15:41
Janell Goode
love the cover and the synopsis
Monday, 03 September 2018 15:23
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Author Chat with Jenny Han (To All the Boys I've Loved Before)!

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Today we're excited to chat with Jenny Han , author of  To All the Boys I've Loved Before .     Read on for more about Jenny and her book!   Meet Jenny Han !       Jenny Han  is the New York Times bestselling author of  Shug, The Summer...
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Author Chat with Paula Chase (So Done), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Paula Chase , author of  So Done .     Read on for more about Paula and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Paula Chase !     Paula Chase is the author of several books for teens. Before becoming a full-time writer, she...
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Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds awesome!
Friday, 17 August 2018 12:13
Renee Moore
Looks cute!
Saturday, 01 September 2018 17:13
John
"What do you think about the cover and the synopsis?" The cover graphics are memorable! Sounds like a good story of friendship!... Read More
Saturday, 08 September 2018 15:46
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Author Chat with Katie Henry (Heretics Anonymous), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Katie Henry , author of  Heretics Anonymous .     Read on for more about Katie and her book, an interview, plus a giveaway!         Meet Katie Henry! Katie Henry is a writer living and working in New York City. She received...
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Kara S
The cover is definitely eye-catching, and the plot sounds like a lot of fun!
Tuesday, 14 August 2018 20:13
Tiffany Engler
The cover is funny, it reminds me of the Jesus toast from Orange Is The New Black. I've heard great things about this book and I r... Read More
Wednesday, 15 August 2018 10:06
Marisa Fort
Love the cover and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Friday, 17 August 2018 12:10
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Lindsey Klingele (The Truth Lies Here), 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  Lindsey Klingele , YABC's Author of the...
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Kara S
The cover represents the genre and synopsis particularly effectively, I think. This sounds like a wonderfully suspenseful and esp... Read More
Monday, 13 August 2018 12:30
Dianna G.
Love this cover! It has such a mysterious vibe. The summary is great, this is a book I'd look forward to reading.
Monday, 13 August 2018 19:02
Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds awesome!
Friday, 17 August 2018 12:07
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Author Chat with Annie Sullivan (A Touch of Gold) Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Annie Sullivan , author of  A Touch of Gold .     Read on for more about Annie and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Annie Sullivan !       Annie Sullivan grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana. She received her Masters degree in...
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Dianna G.
What a pretty cover! I like that it has some elements of the old legend.
Saturday, 11 August 2018 09:03
Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis is awesome!
Sunday, 12 August 2018 16:50
Candice Gigous
The cover is pretty with flower and gold dust. The synopsis is an interesting take on the King Midas tale. Sounds like an amazing ... Read More
Friday, 17 August 2018 08:50
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