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Author Of The Week: Chat with Renee Ahdieh (Smoke In The Sun), 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  Renee Ahdieh , YABC's Author of the...
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Kendra
I've been wanting to start this series for a while! It sounds really interesting!
Monday, 04 June 2018 21:12
John
I like the smokey dragons on the cover! Good luck to Mariko in pulling back the layers of deception!
Monday, 04 June 2018 22:19
Haley Jones
I love love the cover!! Glad the paperback one matches this one!
Monday, 04 June 2018 22:21
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Andrew Shvarts (City Of 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...
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John
The cover looks very purple! Sounds like it is a tale of privilege and woe!
Monday, 28 May 2018 22:11
Kara S
The cover is particularly fabulous, and the synopsis has my interest hooked.
Sunday, 03 June 2018 12:09
Marisa Fort
Love the cover, the synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 04 June 2018 19:39
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Claire LeGrand (Furyborn), 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  Claire LeGrand , YABC's Author of the...
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Brianna
Furyborn has been on my tbr forever! I really like the cover.
Monday, 21 May 2018 20:14
Julie Daniels
I'm so excited for Furyborn! I received an eARC and I just started it. I love what I've read so far! The cover is so gorgeous! I'm... Read More
Monday, 21 May 2018 20:28
John
I think the central vignette of the cover is thrilling! I think a must-read fantasy about assassins and prophesied queens sounds ... Read More
Monday, 21 May 2018 22:05
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Stephanie Garber (Legendary), 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  Stephanie Garber , YABC's Author of the...
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Olivia F
I love this cover, and I am so excited for this to come out! 15 days...
Monday, 14 May 2018 11:27
John
The cover is cool! Sounds like a good tale of good versus evil!
Monday, 14 May 2018 20:51
Candice Gigous
The cover is fun with that carnival feeling. The synopsis is very compelling. I really liked Caraval and I am looking forward to t... Read More
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 08:27
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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 Of The Week: Chat with Mindee Arnett (Onyx & Ivory), 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  Mindee Arnett , YABC's Author of the...
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Tiffany Engler
I LOVE this cover. I think this books sounds so good!
Monday, 30 April 2018 10:46
John
The cover looks spooky! Good luck to Corwin and Traitor Kate!
Monday, 30 April 2018 22:16
Brianna
I've been dying to read this, it sounds so intriguing - a read-in-one-sitting book! Plus major cover love ??
Monday, 30 April 2018 22:31
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Maurene Goo (The Way You Make Me Feel), 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  Maurene Goo , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Tiffany Engler
I think this book sounds cute and I love the cover!
Monday, 16 April 2018 16:19
Kristie Padilla
Love the cover ♡ sounds super cute!
Monday, 16 April 2018 23:09
Kristy Petree
The cover is cute and the story sounds really great. I love stories with good father-daughter relationships and I also loved her ... Read More
Monday, 16 April 2018 23:21
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Amanda Foody (Ace Of Shades), 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  Amanda Foody , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Kara S
I find the setting of the city of sin coupled with casino operator-types very intriguing, and the cover represents the story well.... Read More
Monday, 09 April 2018 20:00
John
The cover fits the title! Sounds like an interesting story of finishing schools, mean streets, and mafia donnas!
Monday, 09 April 2018 21:40
Candice Gigous
The cover is very cool with the colors and images. The synopsis draws you in for more. Can't wait to read this one.
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 07:47
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Andy Marino (Autonomous), 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  Andy Marino , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Brianna
I'm intrigued, this book sounds like a great fast paced read!
Monday, 02 April 2018 20:24
John
The cover looks all revved up, and this does sound like the road trip of a lifetime!
Monday, 02 April 2018 22:07
Kara S
The cover gives me little boy vibes, and that ain't my scene so much. So thumbs down there, but the story sounds good and I have ... Read More
Sunday, 08 April 2018 03:38
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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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