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Cover Reveal: Summer on the Short Bus by Bethany Crandell + Giveaway (US Only)

Cover Reveal: Summer on the Short Bus by Bethany Crandell + Giveaway (US Only)
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    It's double cover reveal week, YABCers! Today we're celebrating the cover for SUMMER ON THE SHORT BUS by Bethany Crandell , releasing  April 1, 2014  from  Running Press Kids . Before we get to the cover, here's a message from Bethany:   Hey YABC. Thanks for letting me hijack...
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Tami Barnas
Love, love, love this cover! The images perfectly reflect the humor of the book. The burning question from the young reader in m... Read More
Thursday, 12 December 2013 12:40
LoriTeigen
SQUEEE!!!! I love it! I cannot wait to have a copy on my nightstand! So proud of you!!! ... Read More
Thursday, 12 December 2013 13:33
Mary Wagner
I can't wait until this comes out!!!
Thursday, 12 December 2013 13:44
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Cover Reveal: Behind the Scenes by Dahlia Adler + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Cover Reveal: Behind the Scenes by Dahlia Adler + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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  Happy Cover Reveal Day, YABCers! Today we're celebrating the cover for BEHIND THE SCENES by  Dahlia Adler, releasing  June 24, 2014 from  Spencer Hill Contemporary/Spencer Hill Press . Before we get to the cover, here's a message from Dahlia:   Hey, YABCers! Thanks so much for coming to check out...
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Vivien
The cover is a lot of fun!
Tuesday, 10 December 2013 12:11
Michelle
I LOVE THE COVER. It's perfect!
Tuesday, 10 December 2013 12:13
Brianna Shrum
Love it!! Especially that film strip :-) So excited to read this!
Tuesday, 10 December 2013 12:13
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Cover Reveal: Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: Stolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen + Giveaway (International)
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  It's Cover Reveal Day, YABCers! Today we're celebrating the cover for STOLEN SONGBIRD by Danielle L. Jensen, available April 2014 from Strange Chemistry. Before we get to the cover, here's a message from Danielle:   Hello YABC! Thanks so much for stopping by to check out the exclusive cover reveal...
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Ashley
I think the cover it great! It makes me excited to read the story inside! ... Read More
Thursday, 05 December 2013 13:03
Kim W.
It's very pretty! I love the green of the cover and the dress. I especially love the glass rose (at least it looks like it's glass... Read More
Thursday, 05 December 2013 13:18
Shantele Martin
Very eye-catching. Love it!
Thursday, 05 December 2013 13:24
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Cover Reveal: The 57 Lives of Alex Wayfare by MG Buehrlen + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: The 57 Lives of Alex Wayfare by MG Buehrlen + Giveaway (International)

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  It’s time to PAR-TAY! Today we’re celebrating the cover reveal for our very own Senior Editor, MG Buehrlen's, debut YA novel THE 57 LIVES OF ALEX WAYFARE, coming to stores March 2014 from Strange Chemistry!     Before we get to the goods, here's a message from MG:   Hey...
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Andrew Patterson
Love the cover. Dark with lots of mystery.
Tuesday, 26 November 2013 12:41
Emily Nichole
Love the cover! Love the colors. Very intriguing
Tuesday, 26 November 2013 13:27
Emily Nichole
Love the cover! Love the colors. Very intriguing
Tuesday, 26 November 2013 13:27
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Cover Reveal: Just Like the Movies by Kelly Fiore + Giveaway (US Only)

Cover Reveal: Just Like the Movies by Kelly Fiore + Giveaway (US Only)
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  Happy Cover Reveal Day, YABCers! Today we're celebrating the cover of JUST LIKE THE MOVIES by Kelly Fiore, available June 22, 2014 from Walker Books for Young Readers. As always, before we get to the goods, here's a message from the author:   Hi YABC readers! I’m really excited to...
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Vivien
The cover is adorable!
Tuesday, 12 November 2013 12:12
Michelle Quinlan
Love the cover...reminds me of how love should feel...
Tuesday, 12 November 2013 12:35
Amanda
The cover is so cute and looks like a scene from a movie.
Tuesday, 12 November 2013 13:19
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Cover Reveal: The Rules for Breaking by Ashley Elston + Giveaway

Cover Reveal: The Rules for Breaking by Ashley Elston + Giveaway
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  Happy Cover Reveal Day, YABCers! Today we're celebrating the cover of THE RULES FOR BREAKING by Ashely Elston, available May 20 2014 from Disney Hyperion. Before we get to the goods, here's a message from Ashley:   Hi YABC! Welcome to the cover reveal for THE RULES FOR BREAKING!  ...
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Vivien
I absolutey love the cover!! It's so awesome that it matches
Tuesday, 05 November 2013 12:05
Jessica (Step Into Fiction)
I LOVE the cover! I really enjoyed the first book and I cannot wait for this book! The cover is awesome and fits along nicely with... Read More
Tuesday, 05 November 2013 12:35
Danni
I love the cover!
Tuesday, 05 November 2013 13:52
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Cover Reveal: The Secret Hum of a Daisy by Tracy Holczer + Giveaway (US only)

Cover Reveal: The Secret Hum of a Daisy by Tracy Holczer + Giveaway (US only)
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    Yo, YABCers! Today we're revealing Tracy Holczer's  The Secret Hum of a Daisy , available May 2014 from G.P. Putnam’s Sons. But before we get to the goods, here's a message from Tracy:   I’m so excited to share the cover of my debut, THE SECRET HUM OF A DAISY!...
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Vivien
The cover is stunning!! I love the subdued colors
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 12:04
Ann Stampler
Lovely cover! I'm looking forward to reading this.
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 16:00
Viviana Ortiz
The cover is really beautiful, love the origami cranes, the way the represent a gift came true.
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 20:23
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Cover Reveal: The Other Way Around by Sashi Kaufman + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: The Other Way Around by Sashi Kaufman + Giveaway (International)
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  What up, YABCers? Today we're happy to reveal Sashi Kaufman's THE OTHER WAY AROUND, available March 2014 from Carolrhoda Books. Before we get to the cover, here's a message from Sashi:   If you were running away from home, what would you take besides this gorgeous book? A huge hello to...
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Viviana Ortiz
The cover gives you the feeling of a road trip ,i it's okay
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 20:28
Samriddhi Singh
I think it's the other way around in the best way.
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 01:21
Gina
Really pretty *-*
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 07:34
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Cover Reveal: Camelot Burning by Kathryn Rose + Giveaway (International)

Cover Reveal: Camelot Burning by Kathryn Rose + Giveaway (International)
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Hey there, YABCers!  Today we have the honor of revealing Kathryn Rose's CAMELOT BURNING, available May 2014 from Flux. Before we get to the cover, here's a message from Kathryn: Hi YABC! Thanks for having me today! I hope you’re just as excited as I am for the cover reveal of CAMELOT...
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Jessica Love
I love this cover! It's absolutely gorgeous!
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 12:08
dajely peña
the cover looks so good! the colors and the castle!
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 12:27
Crissy Galang
Ohhh, the cover is so sparkly!! *_*
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 12:44
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Cover Reveal: Life by Committee by Corey Ann Haydu + Giveaway (US Only)

Cover Reveal: Life by Committee by Corey Ann Haydu + Giveaway (US Only)
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  Hey there, YABCers!  Today we have the honor of revealing Corey Ann Haydu's LIFE BY COMMITTEE, available May 13th, 2014 from Katherine Tegen/HarperCollins. Before we get to the cover, here's a message from Corey Ann: Hi YABC!   I am so excited to finally share the cover of my second book...
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Rachel Patrick
Ohhh, this looks fun! Something about the cover reminds me of Dorothy clicking her heels, but I like it! This just looks like a cu... Read More
Thursday, 10 October 2013 12:40
Heidi Schulz
Ahhh, this is GORGEOUS--and it sounds amazing. I can't wait to read it!
Thursday, 10 October 2013 13:14
Heidi Schulz
Ahhh, this is GORGEOUS--and it sounds amazing. I can't wait to read it!
Thursday, 10 October 2013 13:18
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