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Author Of The Week: Chat with Melissa Albert (The Hazel Wood), 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 Melissa Albert , YABC's Author of the...
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Dianna G.
The cover is darkly intriguing. I like the old-fashioned motifs. As for the summary...it already has me wanting to peek inside Th... Read More
Monday, 05 February 2018 19:56
Penny Olson
The cover is like a dark fairy tale. The story sounds amazing.
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 22:53
John
The covers suggests folk tales and legends. And the story has an intriguingly dark sound to it!
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 22:59
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Dhonielle Clayton (The Belles), 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  Dhonielle Clayton , YABC's Author of the...
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Julie
The cover is great, and the synopsis sounds so fun!
Saturday, 03 February 2018 23:13
Precious J Hernandez
I'm so excited about this. I've been seeing this everywhere and the synopsis has me intrigued.
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 19:44
Candice Gigous
The cover is beautiful. The synopsis draws you for more. Cannot wait for this one.
Friday, 09 February 2018 08:01
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Amber Smith (The Last To Let Go), 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  Amber Smith , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Tiffany Engler
I love the cover. I love that it matches The Way I Used To Be. This book sounds heartbreaking!
Monday, 22 January 2018 10:40
John
I find book covers with rubber bands, twine, or string deeply unsettling! Truly, I can see that this book *will* involve a "twist... Read More
Monday, 22 January 2018 23:02
Kara S
I wish I'd already read this author's first book. These books are both must reads for me; I think it's awesome such vital themes ... Read More
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 01:30
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Breeana Shields (Poison's Cage), Plus Giveaway!!

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Poison's Kiss (Poison's Kiss, #1)
Poison's Cage (Poison's Kiss #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  Breeana Shields , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Dianna G.
To be honest, I'm creeped out about the snakes. But the colors are AMAZING and make the covers really stand out. I love the syno... Read More
Tuesday, 16 January 2018 20:12
Kara S
The cover colors stand out and draw my attention; the synopsis keeps it focused on these books. Cheers, Kara S
Thursday, 18 January 2018 18:16
Anne
Love the matching covers! Can not wait to read both books!
Monday, 22 January 2018 19:49
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Tara Sim (Chainbreaker), 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  Tara Sim , YABC's Author of the...
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John
The cover is in keeping with those of earlier volumes! I hope our heroes do well on their "dark and dangerous journey"!
Monday, 08 January 2018 19:34
Kristi Housman
I love this cover so much! I've really been wanting to read these books.
Tuesday, 09 January 2018 14:52
Precious J Hernandez
I have yet to read Timekeeper but based on review, I’m excited to read both of those. The covers are gorgeous.
Tuesday, 09 January 2018 23:14
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Unearthed (Amie Kaufman/Meagan Spooner), 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  Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner , YABC's Author's...
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Dianna G.
This is one of my top 2018 reads! I love the cover and the synopsis is just so exciting. Plus, the contrast of a scholar vs. sca... Read More
Monday, 01 January 2018 20:46
John
The cover is amazing and exciting all on its own! Ancient aliens, dying planet, etc.--sounds good!
Monday, 01 January 2018 22:31
Sam
I adore the cover!!! It’s wild Wild West!
Thursday, 04 January 2018 00:15
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Alicia Rades (Crystal Frost: The Complete Series), 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  Alicia Rades , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Aireanna Lesch
I like the sound of this!!! Sounds super cool. And I like how the covers go together. ... Read More
Sunday, 24 December 2017 16:29
Amie Lambert-Gaudet
Love the cover. The synopsis grabbed my attention and I am excited to read this series.
Friday, 29 December 2017 03:08
Yuyu
Wow this looks really interesting
Friday, 05 January 2018 13:50
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Donna Freitas (The Mind Virus), 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  Donna Freitas , YABC's Author of the Week!...
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Dianna G.
I really like books like this! When I saw the comparison to the Uglies, I knew it would be great for my classroom.
Monday, 11 December 2017 21:21
wendy rinebold
This sounds like a great book. Love the cover.
Monday, 11 December 2017 21:40
Precious J Hernandez
Loving the cover and synopsis for both Mind Virus and definitely Unplugged as well.
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 13:46
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Erin Summerill (Ever The Brave), 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  Erin Summerill , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Precious J Hernandez
I can’t wait to read this. Loved Ever the Hunted. They’re such gorgeous looking books too.
Saturday, 09 December 2017 11:42
Aireanna Lesch
Absolutely love the covers! I have been wanting to get my hands on this book ever since I read the synopsis!
Sunday, 24 December 2017 15:14
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Bethany Wicker (Unexpected Alpha), 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  Bethany Wicker , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Lily M.
Ooohhh Alpha Female ?? I'm in ?
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 05:25
Kelly G
I love the cover! The synopsis sounds intriguing, too!
Friday, 15 December 2017 15:56
Nicole Baker
The cover is mesmerizing. It caught my eye and immediately my interest im intrigued... Read More
Monday, 18 December 2017 22:55
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