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Author Of The Week: Chat with Colleen Houck (Reunited), 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  Colleen Houck , YABC's Author of the Week!! Colleen...
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John
The covers look a bit like the covers of self-published books. But I love fantasy and magic and Egypt!
Monday, 14 August 2017 19:01
Lily M.
I've always loved the colors on the covers, so pretty and bright. ... Read More
Monday, 21 August 2017 02:06
Courtney Gendreau
Looks like an interesting read. It has an interesting cover to match
Thursday, 24 August 2017 23:10
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Author Chat with Chandler Baker (This is Not the End), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Chandler Baker, author of  This is Not the End.   Read on for more about Chandler and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Chandler Baker !       Chandler Baker   grew up in Florida, went to college at the University of Pennsylvania,...
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John
The cover looks adventurous--and there's a secret and illegal vow??!!
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 20:42
Tiffany Engler
The cover is amazing and the concept sounds wonderful!!!!
Thursday, 10 August 2017 10:00
Ella Westrich
I love love LOVE this idea! It's truly such an interesting concept, and I love the cover!
Thursday, 17 August 2017 00:46
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Author Chat with Katy Upperman (Kissing Max Holden), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Katy Upperman, author of  Kissing Max Holden.   Read on for more about Katy and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Katy Upperman ! Katy Upperman is a graduate of Washington State University, a former elementary school teacher, and an insatiable reader....
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Aireanna Lesch
This sounds like a cute book! I like these cheesy romance YA novels. I don't really like the cover very much. It's ok. ... Read More
Friday, 04 August 2017 19:31
Lily M.
This cover is cute
Saturday, 05 August 2017 05:05
Melanie Bracco
I love the cover and the synopsis!
Sunday, 06 August 2017 15:05
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Author Chat with Lana Popovic (Wicked Like a Wildfire), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Lana Popovic, author of  Wicked Like a Wildfire.   Read on for more about Lana and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Lana Popovic !     Lana studied psychology and literature at Yale University, and law at Boston University. She is a graduate...
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John
The cover is very nice, and I like a bit of fantasy!
Tuesday, 01 August 2017 15:40
Dianna G.
Beautiful cover, I love how it has a folk art look to it. The summary is interesting. Stories about twin sisters tend to have a ... Read More
Tuesday, 01 August 2017 22:31
Maria Malaveci
Sounds like a wonderful read! I am looking forward to reading it ♥
Wednesday, 02 August 2017 10:55
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, & Giveaway: Reunited (Colleen Houck)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Colleen Houck's  Reunited Read on for more about Colleen, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway!   Meet  Colleen Houck !   New York Times Bestselling author Colleen Houck is a lifelong reader whose literary interests include action, adventure, paranormal, science fiction,...
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Danielle Lynn
Great interview! I love the pink on the cover too! ?❤ I've been wanting to read this for a while and this made me all the more ex... Read More
Monday, 31 July 2017 12:27
danielle
Yes! I loves these books! Egyptian mythology is my favorite!! I'm so excited!!!
Monday, 31 July 2017 18:22
John
Sounds like some ancient Egyptian derring-do! Thanks for the post!
Monday, 31 July 2017 21:14
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Alexandra Duncan (Blight), 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  Alexandra Duncan , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Julie
I'm meh on the cover, but the premise sounds like an intriguing sci-fi story.
Wednesday, 02 August 2017 18:28
Candice Gigous
The cover is eye catching. The synopsis makes you curious for more. I can't wait for this one.
Friday, 04 August 2017 13:58
Lily M.
This boo cover has an interesting color effect going on
Saturday, 05 August 2017 04:59
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Author Chat with Tamara Bundy (Walking with Miss Millie), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Tamara Bundy, author of  Walking with Miss Millie.   Read on for more about Tamara and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Tamara Bundy !   Author Tamara Bundy is a high school English teacher with a Master's degree in writing, and is a...
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John
The cover looks very soft-focus! I bet the book is bursting with insights!
Friday, 28 July 2017 17:52
Maya Le-Pedroza
I like the cover, and the story sounds intriguing
Thursday, 17 August 2017 14:57
Jackeline Gonzalez
very interesting synopsis and the cover is nice
Friday, 18 August 2017 19:13
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Author Chat with MacKenzie Cadenhead (Sleeper)

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Today we're excited to chat with  MacKenzie Cadenhead, author of  Sleeper.   Read on for more about MacKenzie and her book, plus an interview!   Meet  MacKenzie Cadenhead !     MacKenzie Cadenhead is the author of the middle grade fantasy novel  Sally's Bones  and co-author of the upcoming young reader...
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Author Chat with Lauren Miller (All Things New), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Lauren Miller, author of  All Things New.   Read on for more about Lauren and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Lauren Miller ! Lauren Miller grew up in Atlanta, went to college at Yale and law school at Berkeley. She is currently a...
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Aireanna Lesch
This sounds just like a combo of All the Bright Places and The Fault in our Stars! Looking forward to reading this book!! Cool co... Read More
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 17:18
Dianna G.
I love the cover - so pretty. The book sounds like one that a lot of teens will relate to.
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 21:30
Tiffany Engler
This book looks really good!!
Friday, 28 July 2017 09:09
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Author Chat with Melissa Hurst (The Edge Of Forever), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Melissa Hurst, author of  The Edge Of Forever.   Read on for more about Melissa, her book, and a giveaway!         Meet Melissa Hurst ! Melissa E. Hurst is a YA science fiction and fantasy writer, which means she considers watching Star Trek...
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John
The cover looks so thriller-esque, and what about that North American Federation?!
Monday, 24 July 2017 21:04
Dianna G.
I love the cool symmetry of the cover. The summary is interesting. I haven't read many time travel stories.
Monday, 24 July 2017 22:27
Aireanna Lesch
Cool cover! This sounds like a great book series! Looking forward to adding it to my TBR
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 17:14
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