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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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Author Of The Week: Peadar O' Guilin (The Invasion)

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! This week will be highlighting Peadar's O' Guilin's upcoming release!     Introducing  Peadar O' Guilin , YABC's Author of the Week!! Irish writer Peadar Ó Guilín is the author of the YA novel, The Call, inspired by the beautiful...
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Lily M.
I want to we what happens in this book ?
Monday, 26 March 2018 03:53
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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 Of The Week: Chat with Kristen Simmons (Pacifica), 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  Kristen Simmons , YABC's Author of the...
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John
Judging by the cover, they need to build a new pier! Sounds like a pretty scary, intriguing tale!
Tuesday, 06 March 2018 23:52
Delia Chavez
This book sounds interesting and the cover is pretty
Friday, 09 March 2018 05:04
Kara S
I was drawn in by the image and synopsis shown when I first saw this novel here on YABC and now I'm determined to read it! ... Read More
Saturday, 10 March 2018 13:59
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Tricia Levenseller (The Daughter Of The Siren Queen), 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  Tricia Levenseller , YABC's Author of the...
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John
The cover seems quite stylized! Sounds like quite an adventure!
Monday, 26 February 2018 22:29
ilia
I love the simplicity of the cover designed with the flash of crimson hair on navy. It captures the eyes and pulls the reader in. ... Read More
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 02:06
Maria Malaveci
I am really looking forward to reading it! I love the cover! Thanks so much for the chance!
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 08:37
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Kim Liggett (Heart Of Ash), 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  Kim Liggett , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Kara S
The cover clearly communicates the genre of the novel, and the synopsis is compelling -- two qualities this newer release shares w... Read More
Tuesday, 20 February 2018 13:22
Dianna G.
What a stunning cover on both books! I am interested in reading this because the summary was captivating.
Thursday, 22 February 2018 20:10
Delia Chavez
This cover is stunning. The book sounds really interesting.
Friday, 09 March 2018 04:51
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