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Author Chat with Amy Trueblood and Gwen C. Katz (Nothing But Sky & Among The Red Stars) Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Amy Trueblood and Gwen C Katz , authors of  Nothing But Sky & Among The Red Stars .   Read on for more about Amy & Gwen and their book, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Amy Trueblood ! Amy Trueblood grew up...
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John
An adventurous cover for an adventurous-sounding book!
Tuesday, 27 March 2018 21:24
Davianna Nieto
The cover is beautiful and I loved the synopsis!
Tuesday, 27 March 2018 21:36
Marisa Fort
Love the cover, it is beautiful! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Saturday, 31 March 2018 20:09
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Author Chat with Rachel A. Marks (Fire and Bone)!

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Today we're excited to chat with Rachel A. Marks , author of  Fire and Bone .   Read on for more about Rachel and her book!   Meet  Rachel A. Marks !     Rachel A. Marks is a cancer survivor, a writer and artist, a surfer and dirt-bike rider, chocolate...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Lexa Hillyer (Winter Glass), 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  Lexa Hillyer , YABC's Author of the...
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John
A magical cover for a magical-sounding book!
Tuesday, 27 March 2018 21:23
Kristy Petree
I love the synopsis and covers of both books. The retelling sounds different from any others I've read and I really like the cove... Read More
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 09:13
Marisa Fort
The cover is beautiful, love the colors! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Saturday, 31 March 2018 20:02
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Author Chat with Lauren Magaziner (Wizardmatch), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Lauren Magaziner , author of  Wizardmatch .   Read on for more about Lauren and her book, plus a giveaway!     Meet  Lauren Magaziner !       Lauren Magaziner grew up in New Hope, Pennsylvania, and is a proud graduate of Hamilton College....
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John
The cover is very original and I liked learning about the book!
Saturday, 24 March 2018 22:27
Ellie O'Keefe
The cover caught my eye, and the talk of "intersectional feminism" sold me. Definitely adding to my TBR list.
Monday, 26 March 2018 13:26
Davianna Nieto
The cover is adorable and the synopsis is very interesting!
Tuesday, 27 March 2018 22:14
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Author Chat with Liz Kessler (Emily Windsnap and the Falls of Forgotten Island), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Liz Kessler , author of  Emily Windsnap and the Fall of Forgotten Island .   Read on for more about Liz and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Liz Kessler !     Liz Kessler is the author of the  New York Times  best-selling...
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Dianna G.
I'm so thrilled there's a new Emily Windsnap title! My daughter loved this series SO MUCH when she was entering 5th grade, and ma... Read More
Thursday, 22 March 2018 23:27
John
The cover is very original and I liked learning about the book!
Saturday, 24 March 2018 22:25
Davianna Nieto
That cover is absolutely stunning and the synopsis has me excited to continue the emily windsnap series!... Read More
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 21:05
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Author Chat with Leander Watts(Meet Me In The Strange), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Meet Me In The Strange  by Leander Watts! Read on for more about Leander and his book, plus an excerpt and a giveaway!        Meet Leander Watts ! An avid musician, Leander Watts has played and sung for decades in a wide variety of...
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John
The cover is very original and I liked learning about the book!
Saturday, 24 March 2018 22:36
Marisa Fort
Love the colors on the cover and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 23:23
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is beautiful and in my favorite colors too, just like a rock poster. The synopsis promises a fun read with music, suspen... Read More
Monday, 16 April 2018 15:10
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Author Chat with Farrah Penn (Twelve Steps to Normal), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Farrah Penn , author of  Twelve Steps to Normal .   Read on for more about Farrah and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Farrah Penn !   Farrah Penn was born and raised in a suburb in Texas that's far from the big...
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Kara S
I'm a sucker for the neon bright color combination featured in this cover design, and I find substance abuse/addiction in the fami... Read More
Friday, 23 March 2018 08:09
Hailey Joseph
I'm certain that this will be one of those novels that I won't be able to put down. A story about loss, memory, and rebuilding one... Read More
Saturday, 24 March 2018 12:36
Marisa Fort
The cover is eye-catching and the synopsis sounds so interesting, can't wait to read!
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 22:45
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Author Chat with Gae Polisner (In Sight Of Stars), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Gae Polisner ,  author of  In Sight Of Stars.   Read on for more about Gae and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!           Meet  Gae Polisner ! GAE POLISNER is the award-winning author of The Memory of Things (Nerdy Book Club...
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Kara S
The cover is nothing to write home about, as it were -- IMHO -- but the story excites my interest. Moreover, it commands my respe... Read More
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 22:18
Hailey Joseph
I love the sunflowers on the cover; they seem symbolic. The storyline sounds very interesting and like something I would really en... Read More
Saturday, 24 March 2018 12:22
Marisa Fort
Love the color contrast on the cover and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 22:23
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Author Of The Week: Author Chat With Roshani Chokshi (Aru Shah and The End Of Time), 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  Roshani Chokshi , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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John
The cover looks quite magical! Sounds like a good demon story!
Monday, 12 March 2018 22:42
Lily M.
Looks like such a cute book, seen it everywhere ?
Thursday, 15 March 2018 21:27
Marisa Fort
Love the colorful cover and the synopsis sounds so fun!
Wednesday, 28 March 2018 22:18
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Author Chat with Alexandra Christo (To Kill a Kingdom), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Alexandra Christo , author of  To Kill a Kingdom .   Read on for more about Alexandra and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Alexandra Christo !     Alexandra Christo decided to write books when she was four and her teacher told her...
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Jasmine
I LOVE THE COVER AND THE SYNOPSIS! I FIRST SAW THIS BOOK WHEN SOMEONE MADE A COMMENT USING A QUOTE FROM THE BOOK AND I WAS JUST LI... Read More
Saturday, 10 March 2018 11:17
Maria Malaveci
Really excited to read it, love the cover!
Sunday, 11 March 2018 19:20
Julie
I like both a lot!
Monday, 12 March 2018 13:10
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