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Cover Reveal: THE KINDER POISON by Natalie Mae, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway! (US/CAN)

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Hi YABCers! We're super excited to reveal the gorgeous cover for Natalie Mae's THE KINDER POISON. Read on for a note from the author, the cover, an excerpt, and a giveaway!   NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR Hi YABC! Welcome to the exclusive cover reveal and chapter excerpt for THE KINDER POISON!...
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Renee Moore
Looking forward to this one!
Saturday, 02 November 2019 16:42
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MEET ME AT MIDNIGHT Cover Reveal + Giveaway (US Only)

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  Today, we're super excited to share the gorgeous cover for MEET ME AT MIDNIGHT, by Jessica Pennington. (April 2020 from Tor Teen). We're big fans of summer romcoms and can't wait to get our hands on this book. First, a note from the author:   Hi YABC! I'm so excited...
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Kathleen Pasqualini
I've loved Jessica's first 2 books. I'm so excited for this one!
Thursday, 01 August 2019 17:36
Danielle Hammelef
Can't wait to read more of her books!
Saturday, 03 August 2019 18:35
Delaney
This cover is so fun and this book sounds awesome ??
Monday, 12 August 2019 18:25
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Cover Reveal: CRAVE by Tracy Wolff

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YABCers, we're thrilled to be revealing the stunning cover for New York Times bestselling author Tracy Wolff's upcoming novel CRAVE. Scroll to see the cover and a one line teaser about the story itself, and be sure to tell us what you think of it! Ready?? Scroll! . . . ....
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EYE OF ZEUS Cover Reveal plus Giveaway! (US Only)

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Today, we're super excited to reveal the awesome cover for EYE OF ZEUS by Alane Adams releasing April 2020 from SparkPress.This book is perfect for fans of the Percy Jackson series, and we are so in love with the cover! Take a look at it, read the book description, and then...
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Danielle Hammelef
The cover is so fun and matches this adventurous synopsis.
Saturday, 03 August 2019 18:15
Zachary Snyder
The cover art is great, cant wait to read it!
Wednesday, 07 August 2019 13:22
Debra Branigan
The cover art will definitely attract your young readers and the synopsis sounds very adventurous. I'm sure your young readers wil... Read More
Sunday, 11 August 2019 21:24
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Atlantis Reborn by Gloria Craw + Giveaway (US Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for ATLANTIS REBORN ( Atlantis Rising, #3) by Gloria Craw , releasing June 5, 2017, from Entangled Teen . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Gloria: Hi YABCers, Alison and Ian are back in the third installment...
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John
The cover is certainly appealing, and the synopsis provokes and intrigues!
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 17:53
Lily M.
The pretty cover caught my attention, I think this is my type of book ?
Saturday, 20 May 2017 04:43
Isabella Wojnarowicz
It looks awesome! I love everything about Atlantis, so I'm super interested!!
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 22:07
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Secrets of Skin and Stone by Wendy Laine + Giveaway (Intl)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SECRETS OF SKIN AND STONE by Wendy Laine, releasing June 5, 2017, from Entangled . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Wendy: Hello, YABC readers! I hope you love the book!  ~Wendy Laine (SECRETS OF SKIN...
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Tina Myers
Great looking cover. Can't wait to read the book. Sounds good! ... Read More
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 15:20
John
The cover is intriguing! The synopsis, also, is intriguing!
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 17:29
Lily M.
I like how dark this cover is, I've only read one book about gargoyles before so I think this might be interesting ?
Saturday, 20 May 2017 04:46
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: As You Wish by Chelsea Sedoti + Giveaway (US/Canada)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for AS YOU WISH by Chelsea Sedoti, releasing January, 2018, from Sourcebooks Fire . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Chelsea: Hey there, YABC readers! I’m so excited to share the cover for AS YOU WISH—a magical...
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Delaney
That cover is STUNNING and I love the concept of this book!
Monday, 15 May 2017 17:00
John
I think the cover looks great, and the book sounds like a winner!
Monday, 15 May 2017 20:46
Stephanie Alexander
The book seems terribly heartbreaking but at the same time, the cover feels like so much hope. It's beautiful. I can't wait to rea... Read More
Monday, 15 May 2017 21:24
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Into the Black by Ava Jae + Giveaway (US Only)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for INTO THE BLACK, sequel to BEYOND THE RED, by Ava Jae, releasing November 2017, from Sky Pony Press . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Ava: Hi, YABC! I can’t even begin to describe how excited...
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John
I think the cover looks great, and the book sounds like a winner!
Monday, 15 May 2017 20:46
Heidi Wong
Well I find the cover to be breathtaking. It seems that the synopsis shows the amount of potential the book may have.
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 22:57
Lily M.
I read the first book not to long ago, at the time I didn't know there was going to be a sequel so this is exciting, I can't wait ... Read More
Saturday, 20 May 2017 04:34
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Smallest Thing by Lisa Manterfield + Giveaway (US/Intl)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Smallest Thing by Lisa Manterfield + Giveaway (US/Intl)



Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE SMALLEST THING by Lisa Manterfield, releasing July 18, 2017, from Steel Rose Press . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Lisa: Hello, YABC! I’m so pleased to be here today to unveil the cover for...
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John
The picture of luscious dessert on the cover is very nice! And the book sounds delicious!
Friday, 28 April 2017 22:04
Shelly Hart
Sounds good!Beautiful cover!
Thursday, 04 May 2017 22:10
Courtney Gendreau
Sounds like a great read, has a great cover to match
Saturday, 20 May 2017 03:12
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Hide From Me by Mary Lindsey + Giveaway (US Only)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Hide From Me by Mary Lindsey + Giveaway (US Only)


Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for HIDE FROM ME by Mary Lindsey, releasing November 7, 2017, from Entangled Teen . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Mary: Hi there, YABCers!    I'm so excited about today's cover reveal for  Hide From Me....
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John
I think the book sounds eerie and intriguing, and the cover is rather sultry!
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 20:52
Lily M.
A mystery paranormal thing going on, sounds good ?
Monday, 01 May 2017 04:56
Fay Tannerr
The cover is just gorgeous and the synopsis is so intriguing!
Monday, 01 May 2017 13:35
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