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Spotlight on This Lie Will Kill You (Chelsea Pitcher), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight  This Lie Will Kill You  by Chelsea Pitcher.  Read on for more about Chelsea and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Chelsea Pitcher ! Chelsea Pitcher is a karaoke-singing, ocean-worshipping Oregonian with a penchant for twisty mysteries. She began...
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! This book sounds so good!
Thursday, 29 November 2018 08:09
Debra Branigan
The cover is interesting and the synopsis sounds quite suspenseful and action-packed. This will definitely attract YA readers. Goo... Read More
Thursday, 29 November 2018 14:39
Dianna G.
What's not to love? The cover is vivid and mysterious. I always love a mansion in a book!
Thursday, 29 November 2018 21:37
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Last Faerie Queen by Chelsea Pitcher + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Last Faerie Queen by Chelsea Pitcher + Giveaway (US Only)
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Welcome to the last cover reveal of April!  Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE LAST FAERIE QUEEN by Chelsea Pitcher, releasing November 8, 2015 from Flux/Llewellyn. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Chelsea:   Gather round, young and old, for a story...
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Brooke
I love the synopsis. It is very descriptive. It gets you interested without giving too much away, which I find many authors nowada... Read More
Sunday, 03 May 2015 14:51
Vinayak Kolhapure
Thanks.
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 02:41
Samsara
This book seem to be pretty amazing! The synopsis is great and interresing. The cover is gorgeous ... Read More
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 16:35
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Cover Reveal: The Last Changeling by Chelsea Pitcher + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Cover Reveal: The Last Changeling by Chelsea Pitcher + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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  Happy Cover Reveal Day, YABCers! Today we're celebrating the cover for  The Last Changeling by  Chelsea Pitcher, coming  Fall 2014 from  Flux/Llewellyn.  Before we get to the cover, here's a message from Chelsea:   Hi everyone!! I am so, so excited to share the cover of THE LAST CHANGELING with...
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Vivien
The cover is so pretty!!! Can't wait to read it.
Tuesday, 14 January 2014 12:36
Amoolya Paruchuri
THe cover is absolutely ENCHANTING and the synopsis sounds very intriguing! I look forward to this book's release!
Tuesday, 14 January 2014 21:22
Agustina Gonzalez
The cover is pretty. I want to read it!
Thursday, 16 January 2014 13:17
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