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Author Of The Week: Chat with Aditi Khorana (The Library Of Fates), 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  Aditi Khorana , YABC's Author of the Week!! Aditi...
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John
The cover is gorgeous! This sounds like a good read!
Monday, 10 July 2017 19:30
Dianna G.
I find the cover to be so surreal and beautiful. Though the summary caught my eye, I really liked the author interview as well.... Read More
Monday, 10 July 2017 19:57
Danielle
This cover is gorgeous and I LOVE the Indian influence mythology!!!!!
Monday, 10 July 2017 21:33
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Emily Bain Murphy (The Disappearances), 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  Emily Bain Murphy , YABC's Author of the...
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Delaney
I think this cover is so cool and clever and this story sounds amazingggg.
Monday, 03 July 2017 11:21
John
Mysterious cover, and the book looks interesting!
Monday, 03 July 2017 18:21
Dianna G.
This book has been on my wishlist for weeks. The cover is beautiful with an ethereal feel, and the summary makes me want to order... Read More
Monday, 03 July 2017 21:43
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Emily R King (The Hundredth Queen), Plus Giveaway!!

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The Fire Queen (The Hundredth Queen, #2)
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  Emily R King , YABC's Author of the...
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Christina
This book looks great! Love the synopsis and cover!
Monday, 26 June 2017 13:51
John
Love the cover, and the synopsis is very informative!
Monday, 26 June 2017 14:48
Dianna G.
The cover is beautiful. The synopsis makes me wonder what her power is!
Monday, 26 June 2017 21:43
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Julie Eshbaugh (Obsidian and Stars), 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  Julie Eshbaugh , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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John
The cover looks intense, and I like the idea of a “richly crafted world of life-and-death stakes”!
Monday, 19 June 2017 18:08
Dianna G.
The cover has a cool look, with the contrasting colors. I haven't read anything by this author before, but I like the way the syno... Read More
Monday, 19 June 2017 20:59
Anne
Sounds interesting! I like the color of the cover but the image, not so much.
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 19:27
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Elle Cosimano (The Suffering Tree), 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  Elle Cosimano , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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John
The cover looks very intriguing, and the synopsis intrigues as well!
Monday, 12 June 2017 13:22
Patrick Peek
This cover is AWESOME! I cannot wait to read this book!
Monday, 12 June 2017 16:20
Dianna G.
Very cool cover - I love the artwork. The synopsis sounds freaky - I would hide if I saw a man crawl out of a tree!
Monday, 12 June 2017 20:39
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Kayla Olson (The Sandcastle Empire), 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  Kayla Olson , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Danielle Hammelef
This cover is gorgeous and I think it matches well with the island setting of the book. I think the synopsis promises adventure, d... Read More
Saturday, 08 July 2017 15:50
Emily
I love this cover!
Monday, 10 July 2017 22:42
wendy rinebold
The cover is very cool and I like the sound of this story.
Tuesday, 11 July 2017 20:26
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Cora Carmack (Roar), 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!! This week we will be featuring two authors from Tor Teen...
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Delaney
I've been excited for this book since I first heard about it ages ago. I can't wait to read it and the cover is so stunning!... Read More
Monday, 05 June 2017 10:45
Jen
The cover is one of the prettiest I have ever seen. It is just beyond gorgeous! And it has me so excited for what's inside, I ca... Read More
Monday, 05 June 2017 13:44
John
I like the cover's coloration, and it sounds like the book is rife with incident!
Monday, 05 June 2017 18:52
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Veronica Rossi (Seeker), 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!! This week we will be featuring two authors from Tor Teen...
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John
I like the cover's coloration, and it sounds like the book is rife with incident!
Monday, 05 June 2017 18:52
Susan Light
I cannot wait to continue with Daryn and Gideon's story.
Tuesday, 06 June 2017 07:34
Anne
Sounds like an exciting story! I love the smoke effect of the horse on the cover. I think it's beautiful!
Monday, 12 June 2017 20:00
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Andrew Shvarts (Royal Bastards), 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  Andrew Shvarts , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Delaney
This book sounds really awesome! And that cover is super cool. I love the color of the background.
Monday, 29 May 2017 10:15
John
The cover looks a bit harsh, but the plot sounds riveting!
Monday, 29 May 2017 17:18
Jen
I have been excited for this book since last year! It sounds like it's high stakes and fast paced, and I can't wait to devour thi... Read More
Tuesday, 30 May 2017 13:59
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Joelle Charbonneau (Dividing Eden), 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  Joelle Charbonneau , YABC's Author of the Week!! Joelle...
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Christina
That cover looks amazing!
Monday, 22 May 2017 14:36
Kristy Petree
The cover is perfect and synposis sounds great. I've read four other books by this author and can't wait for this one!
Monday, 22 May 2017 15:47
John
The cover is dramatic and the story sounds great!
Monday, 22 May 2017 19:51
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