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Spotlight on The Turncoat's Gambit (Andrea Cremer), Plus Guest Post & Giveaway!

Spotlight on The Turncoat's Gambit (Andrea Cremer), Plus Guest Post & Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting  Andrea Cremer's novel,  The Turncoat's Gambit ! Read on for more about Andrea, her novel, and giveaway!   The Sensory World of Inventor’s Secret One of my favorite history texts is Peter Charles Hoffer’s Sensory Worlds in Early America. Hoffer argues that to comprehend the past we shouldn’t limit...
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Blog Tour: Hello I Love You by Katie Stout

Blog Tour: Hello I Love You by Katie Stout
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Here at YABC, we're thrilled to be revealing an excerpt of Katie M. Stout's new novel,   H ello, I Love You ,  as part of the book's blog tour!     Meet Katie. Katie M. Stout is from Atlanta, Georgia, and works for an international charity that sends her to...
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Gina
Thanks for the sneak peek! Sounds like a fun read and I love the cultural mash up. Good luck everyone and happy reading!
Friday, 12 June 2015 12:43
Susan T.
Oooooh! K-pop!
Thursday, 18 June 2015 23:28
Stephanie Gentiluomo
I hope I have the opportunity to win this book! It sounds like an excellent read!
Sunday, 21 June 2015 12:59
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Blog Tour: Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican

Blog Tour: Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican
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  Here at YABC, we're thrilled to be revealing an excerpt of Anthony Breznican's debut novel, Brutal Youth ,  as part of the book's blog tour!     Meet Anthony.   Anthony Breznican was born and raised in Western Pennsylvania and graduated from the University of Pittsurgh in 1998. He has...
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Shelia Powell
Great start! Very angsty and troublesome!
Sunday, 28 June 2015 01:03
Sui Generis
I heard a lot of good things about this book!
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 22:10
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Blog Tour: All the Rage by Courtney Summers

Blog Tour: All the Rage by Courtney Summers
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  The YABC tour is thrilled to be revealing a quote from Courtney Summers' newest YA novel,  All the Rage ,  as part of the book's blog tour!   Are you ready for that quote we mentioned above?   Just keep scrolling...   ---              ...
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Blog Tour: The Young Elites by Marie Lu #TheYoungElites

Blog Tour: The Young Elites by Marie Lu #TheYoungElites
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Hello, YABCers! Today we welcome THE YOUNG ELITES teaser tour to the blog! We're thrilled to be a part of the blog tour and to introduce a character from the novel!     Ready to meet the new character? Scroll, YABCers! Scroll! ...       ...       ......
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BLOG TOUR: BLACKBIRD by Anna Carey



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  Hello & Welcome, YABC is excited to be a part of the BLACKBIRD blog tour ! Check out today's feature below & enter to win a signed copy of BLACKBIRD!   About the Book     Written by:  Anna Carey Published by:  Harper Teen Releasing on: September 16th, 2014 Add...
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Vivien
I absolutely cannot wait to read this book!! I just loved her first trilogy ... Read More
Friday, 19 September 2014 13:57
Shannon Mizikoski
This book sounds SO unique and interesting! I don't know that I have ever read a second person POV before, and the whole synopsis ... Read More
Monday, 22 September 2014 22:22
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Giveaway: Texting the Underworld by Ellen Booraem (US Only)

Giveaway: Texting the Underworld by Ellen Booraem (US Only)
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We're so happy to be a part of the TEXTING THE UNDERWORLD Blog Tour today! Check out our 5-star review below and make sure to enter the giveaway. Good luck!   About the Book Perpetual scaredy-cat Conor O'Neill has the fright of his life when a banshee girl named Ashling shows...
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Vivien
The cover is great! The title is just my favorite
Thursday, 08 August 2013 18:46
Viviana Ortiz
Cover great love the crows, sound interesting, the underworld with cell phone signal amazing
Thursday, 08 August 2013 19:42
Sam
The premise sounds interesting and the cover seems to fit it.
Friday, 16 August 2013 16:46
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INSOMNIA Pre-Order Blog Hop - Win a Nook HD!

INSOMNIA Pre-Order Blog Hop - Win a Nook HD!

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Hey guys! Welcome to the INSOMNIA Pre-Order Blog Hop where you can enter to win a Nook HD!  Let me tell ya, you'll want to get your hands on this book. Here are a few reasons why:   About the book: Her eyes saved his life. Her dreams released his darkness....
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Krista Low
I am excited to read this. What an interesting idea for a novel! I just ordered on Amazon and I can't wait to read it!
Monday, 13 May 2013 13:34
Krista Low
Yes I am excited about possibly winning too
Monday, 13 May 2013 13:35
J.R. Johansson
Haha, who doesn't like a little winning?
Monday, 13 May 2013 15:15
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Join in the #PitchDarkDays Live Event!

Join in the #PitchDarkDays Live Event!

I'll be at the #PitchDarkDays event at Schuler Books & Music in Lansing, Michigan this Friday at 6pm. Any northerners coming to join me? If not, you can join in on Twitter, because I'll be live-tweeting the event! Which authors will be there?  Kiera Cass ( THE ELITE ) Elizabeth Norris...
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Blog Tour: Guest post with Heather L. Reid, author of Pretty Dark Nothing + US Giveaway

Blog Tour: Guest post with Heather L. Reid, author of Pretty Dark Nothing + US Giveaway

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I was really excited to have the opportunity to read the YA paranormal novel, PRETTY DARK NOTHING. Here is author Heather L. Reid's way of battling writer's block. Make sure to check out the  giveaway at the bottom of the post!   Cursing The Blank Page: How I Battle Writer’s Block...
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Krista Low
I haven't read this book! I am always looking for a good read, this one looks fabulous I love all the fabulous quotes of inspira... Read More
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 07:56
Jacqueline Yarwaye
All of the books I read are YA. I really can't wait to add this one to my Read list on Goodreads. The cover looks amazing and the ... Read More
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 16:51
YABC
This is the first I'm hearing of this title and am so excited at the opportunity to win a copy!
Thursday, 02 May 2013 13:20
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