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Author Chat with Gennifer Choldenko (Al Capone Throws a Me Curve), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Gennifer Choldenko , author of  Al Capone Throws Me a Curve .   Read on for more about Gennifer and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Gennifer Choldenko !     Gennifer Choldenko  was the youngest in a family of four kids, where her...
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Marisa Fort
The cover is eye-catching and the synopsis sounds fun!
Monday, 04 June 2018 19:06
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is fun and matches this series. I think this next book will also be exciting to read. Love them all so far.
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 18:31
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Author Chat with Nisha Sharma (My So-Called Bollywood Life), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Nisha Sharma , author of  My So-Called Bollywood Life .   Read on for more about Nisha and her book, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Nisha Sharma ! NISHA SHARMA (@nishawrites) grew up immersed in Bollywood movies, '80s pop culture, and romance...
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John
The cover looks very contemporary! And this Bollywood-flavored story sounds fun!
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 21:27
Delaney
This cover is STUNNING and this book sounds awesome!
Tuesday, 22 May 2018 17:54
Candice Gigous
The cover is fun and very colorful. The synopsis is very interesting. Sounds like the perfect summer read.
Monday, 28 May 2018 03:27
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Author Chat with Becky Albertalli (Leah On The Offbeat)!

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Today we're excited to chat with Becky Albertalli , author of  Leah On The Offbeat .   Read on for more about Becky and her book!       Meet  Becky Albertalli ! Becky Albertalli is the author of the acclaimed novels Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (film: Love, Simon),...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Victoria Aveyard (War Storm), 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  Victoria Aveyard , YABC's Author of the...
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Olivia F
Can't wait for this book! Loved the earlier ones and this one looks like it won't be any different!
Monday, 07 May 2018 12:44
Dianna G.
One of my students was asking me today if I could get a hold of this book for her. She has loved this series. I'm having a hard ... Read More
Monday, 07 May 2018 21:11
John
The cover crown looks very scary and decorative! And Cal clearly needs to work on his character!
Monday, 07 May 2018 21:17
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Author Chat with Henry Turner (Hiding)!

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Today we're excited to chat with Henry Turner , author of  Hiding .   Read on for more about Henry and his book!         Meet  Henry Turner ! Henry Turner grew up in Baltimore, Maryland, in Roland Park, where he attended public school. He was always interested in...
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Author Chat with Chris Babu (The Initiation), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Chris Babu , author of  The Initiation .   Read on for more about Chris and his book, plus a giveaway!     Meet  Chris Babu !   Chris Babu has always had a thing for young adult books. He's also a math and science...
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John
The cover looks atmospheric! I just want to know, if there are underground trials our young hero must go through, will he come ac... Read More
Thursday, 03 May 2018 22:14
Kayla
Awesome cover that definitely grabs my attention! Love the synopsis...sounds like my kind of book!!
Wednesday, 09 May 2018 10:24
Precious J Hernandez
I'm a huge fan of Dystopian/Post-apocalyptic works so this sounds so great! love the cover!
Monday, 14 May 2018 12:27
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Author Chat with Matthew Brandt (The Boy from the Forge), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Matthew Brandt , author of  The Boy from the Forge .   Read on for more about Matthew and his book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Matthew Brandt !   Debut novelist Matthew Brandt provides an unflinching and realistic look at coming-of-age on the working...
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Danielle Hammelef
The cover is okay. The synopsis sounds emotional.
Tuesday, 29 May 2018 15:14
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Author Chat with Jan Eldredge (Evangeline Of The Bayou)!

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Today we're excited to chat with Jan Eldredge , author of  Evangeline Of The Bayou .   Read on for more about Jan and her book!         Meet  Jan Eldredge ! Jan was born and raised in the swampy state of Louisiana where as a child she would...
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Exclusive Trailer Reveal: The Underneath (Kathi Appelt), Plus Author Chat & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to share the trailer for  The Underneath ! Read on for more about author Kathi Appelt and her book, plus the trailer, an interview & giveaway!         Meet  Kathi Underneath ! Kathi Appelt is the New York Times best-selling author of more than forty books...
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Author Chat with Derek Landy (Skulduggery Pleasant), Plus Giveaway!

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Global bestselling middle grade series SKULDUGGERY PLEASANT returns to the US this May!   Today we're excited to chat with Derek Landy , author of  Skulduggery Pleasant .   Read on for more about Derek and his book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Derek Landy !     Derek Landy lives...
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John
The cover looks intense, and our heroes sound like a good combo!
Thursday, 26 April 2018 22:05
Julie Daniels
Omg this sounds so amazing! I've seen and heard about the Skullduggery Pleasant series for ages but haven't really looked into it ... Read More
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 06:55
Courtney Gendreau
I love the cover, and it sounds like a good read!
Saturday, 19 May 2018 20:27
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