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Blog Tour: Serafina and the Splintered Heart Playlist

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Today we're excited to be part of the Serafina and the Splintered Heart Blog Tour !  Read on for more about the author, Robert Beatty, his book, plus a playlist inspired by his new book!     Meet Robert Beatty ! ROBERT BEATTY lives in the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina, with...
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Blog Tour, Guest Post, & Giveaway: Emily and the Spellstone (Michael Rubens)

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Welcome to Day #7 of the  Emily and the Spellstone  Blog Tour! To celebrate the release of  Emily and the Spellstone  by Michael Rubens (6/13/17), blogs across the web are featuring exclusive content from Michaek and 10 chances to win a copy of  Emily and the Spellstone,  as well as a ...
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Pam Flynn
Ooh! A Stone that looks like a phone! This is a seriously fun looking read and the cover catches my eye and makes me want to read ... Read More
Saturday, 08 July 2017 20:53
Danielle Hammelef
I love the cover, especially the colors and excitement. This book sounds fun to read.
Monday, 24 July 2017 19:18
Danielle Lynn
I think the cover is very cute and fitting for a middle grade book. The synopsis is unique and sounds quite entertaining.... Read More
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 12:27
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Blog Tour, Excerpt, & Giveaway: And Then There Were Four (Nancy Werlin)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Nancy Werlin's    And Then There Were Four   Read on for more about Nancy, a excerpt, and a tour-wide giveaway!               Meet Nancy Werlin !   Nancy Werlin is the New York Times bestselling and award-winning author...
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Kristy Petree
I'm so excited for this, especially to see how the parents fit in and how the story unfolds. Thanks for hosting!
Thursday, 08 June 2017 13:50
John
"Love today's blog post? Excited to read And Then There Were Four? Share your thoughts on today's post from the blog tour!" Yes! ... Read More
Thursday, 08 June 2017 15:45
Tammy VanScoy
This one sounds pretty creepy. Looking forward to reading the twists and turns.
Friday, 09 June 2017 14:37
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Follow Me Back Blog Tour, Plus Playlist & Giveaway!

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As a writer, music plays a huge part in my creative process. Every book has a playlist that I listen to obsessively, repeating the same songs over and over. When I’m drafting, I’ll spend hours wandering around my town with my earbuds in, zoning out to lyrics as I make up...
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Meigan
I am so dang excited for this book. I keep seeing lots of chatter about it, and seeing "Wattpad sensation" makes me think I need t... Read More
Thursday, 08 June 2017 09:36
Delaney
This book sounds so awesome. And that cover is pretty cool too!
Monday, 12 June 2017 13:23
Mindy
The cover is so gorgeous. It's what drew me in. And the synopsis sounds really good
Friday, 16 June 2017 21:10
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Penguin Young Readers Blog Tour, Excerpt & Giveaway: And We're Off (Dana Schwartz)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Dana Schwartz's And We're Off !   Read on for more about Dana, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway!                 Meet Dana Schwartz !     Dana Schwartz is a writer whose work has...
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Julie Daniels
I loved this interview and loved learning more about Dana Schwartz! Especially after seeing this book around online so much lately... Read More
Friday, 12 May 2017 17:55
Megan Coppadge
I loved getting to know more about Dana Schwartz. Thanks for the interview! ... Read More
Friday, 12 May 2017 20:04
Penny Olson
I am really excited to read And We're Off. Thanks for the post!
Saturday, 13 May 2017 20:05
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Penguin Young Readers Blog Tour, Excerpt & Giveaway: Flame In The Mist (Renee Ahdieh)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Renee Ahdieh's Flame In The Mist !   Read on for more about Renee, an excerpt, and a tour-wide giveaway!               Meet Renee Ahdieh !     Renée Ahdieh is a graduate of the University...
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Fay Tannerr
This was great! Thanks for the excerpt.
Thursday, 11 May 2017 11:39
Fay Tannerr
The cover is beautiful and Flame in the Mist sounds like an exceptional read!
Thursday, 11 May 2017 11:42
Heidi Wong
The cover is stunning and beautiful. The synopsis makes me eager to read the book right now.
Thursday, 11 May 2017 11:46
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Blog Tour, Guest Post, & Giveaway: First We Were IV (Alexandra Sirowy)

Blog Tour, Guest Post, & Giveaway: First We Were IV (Alexandra Sirowy)



Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Alexandra Sirowy's     FIRST WE WERE IV   Read on for more about Alexandra, a guest post, and a tour-wide giveaway!               Meet Alexandra Sirowy ! Alexandra Sirowy is the author of the young...
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, and Giveaway: Night Witches (Kathryn Lasky)

Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview, and Giveaway: Night Witches (Kathryn Lasky)


Title:  NIGHT WITCHES Author:  Kathryn Lasky Pub. Date:  March 28, 2017 Publisher:  Scholastic Press Pages:  224 Formats:  Hardcover, eBook, audiobook Find it:  Amazon ,  Barnes & Noble ,  Goodreads From bestselling and award-winning author Kathryn Lasky comes an explosive adventure following the teen girl fighter pilots who took on Hitler's army...
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Spotlight, and Giveaway: Hearts & Other Body Parts (Ira Bloom)

Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Spotlight, and Giveaway: Hearts & Other Body Parts (Ira  Bloom)



Title:  HEARTS & OTHER BODY PARTS Author:  Ira Bloom Pub. Date:  March 28, 2017 Publisher:  Scholastic Press Pages:  352 Formats:  Hardcover, eBook, audiobook Find it:  Amazon ,  Barnes & Noble ,  iBooks ,  Goodreads   A novel of love and monsters.   Sisters Esme, Katy, and Ronnie are smart, talented, and...
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5 Fun Facts About Michelle Obama, Plus Giveaway

5 Fun Facts About Michelle Obama, Plus Giveaway



Today we're excited to be part of the First Ladies blog tour.  Below  you'll find  more about our featured first lady, Michelle Obama ,  What's the Big Deal About First Ladies , plus a giveaway !         Get to Know Michelle Obama!           1.)...
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I'm so excited for this book! I've always been fascinated by the first ladies, and I can't wait to read more about these amazing w... Read More
Sunday, 02 April 2017 09:14
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