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Author Of The Week: Chat with Jessica Taylor (A Map For Wrecked Girls), 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  Jessica Taylor , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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John
The cover has deeply saturated colors! But I'm not sure I can approve of naming a girl Henri!
Monday, 21 August 2017 18:17
Tiffany Engler
I am in love with this cover! Sounds like such a great book!!!
Monday, 21 August 2017 18:57
roseypuddinpie
This has been a book i've been looking forward to all summer! First, who doesn't love this cover?? Second, a book about sisters! Y... Read More
Monday, 28 August 2017 20:54
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Author Chat with Sara Crawford (We Own the Sky), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to hear from Sara Crawford , author of  We Own the Sky.   Read on for more about Sara and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet Sara Crawford !         Sara Crawford is an author, playwright, and musician from Kennesaw, Georgia. She has an...
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Aireanna Lesch
This sounds so cool! I love music so much and it has always been a big part of my life. the cover is so beautiful!! Reminds me of ... Read More
Friday, 18 August 2017 21:02
Tiffany Engler
I love the cover!! It's beautiful!!!!!
Saturday, 19 August 2017 13:35
Courtney Gendreau
I love the cover, and it sounds like a great read!
Thursday, 24 August 2017 23:24
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Author Chat with Deborah Hunt (The One-Eyed Pug)

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Today we're excited to chat with  Deborah Hunt, author of  The One-Eyed Pug.   Read on for more about Deborah and her book!     Meet Deborah Hunt !        Deborah Hunt is a doctorally prepared nursing professor who lives in New York with her family. Her constant companion...
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Author Chat with Kristi Wientge (Karma Khullar's Mustache), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Kristi Wientge, author of  Karma Khullar's Mustache. Read on for more about Kristi and her book, plus a giveaway!         Meet Kristi Wientge ! Kristi Wientge is originally from Ohio where she grew up writing stories about animals and, her favorite, a...
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John
The cover is fun and spritely, the mustache theme is one of the most important our country faces today!
Tuesday, 15 August 2017 18:44
Annarea Camielle Impas
I'm literally screaming when I saw this ain't international giveaway but I'm happy for those who can join though. Goodluck everyo... Read More
Monday, 04 September 2017 11:10
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is super cute and matches this synopsis well. I love the idea behind this unique book and can't wait to read it.
Tuesday, 12 September 2017 17:46
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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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