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It's live!! Cover Reveal: South of Sunshine by Dana Elmendorf + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: South of Sunshine by Dana Elmendorf + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Happy Wednesday, YABC! Are our US readers ready for Thanksgiving tomorrow?! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SOUTH OF SUNSHINE by Dana Elmendorf, releasing April 1, 2016 from Albert Whitman & Company: AW Teen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Dana:   Hey,...
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Beverly
Congratulations, Dana. The cover is intriguing and the plot sounds like a must read. Best of luck to you.
Saturday, 28 November 2015 13:20
Whitney Hensley
I think the cover is beautiful and I love the synopsis. I am also from a small town in TN so I think that I will have a lot in com... Read More
Sunday, 29 November 2015 04:33
Shannon Mizikoski
The cover is gorgeous, but the synopsis sounds absolutely amazing!!
Tuesday, 01 December 2015 21:49
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Give Up The Ghost by Megan Crewe + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Give Up The Ghost by Megan Crewe + Giveaway (International)
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Hello, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for GIVE UP THE GHOST by Megan Crewe, re-releasing December 1, 2015. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Megan:   Hello YABC! Welcome to the reveal of GIVE UP THE GHOST's brand new cover! I'm very...
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Carina Olsen
I think the new cover looks awesome And it sounds like such a good book too.... Read More
Wednesday, 25 November 2015 06:24
Carina Olsen
Well.. My comment got a bit deleted as I included a heart. Hmph. So posting full comment again, below I think the new cover look... Read More
Wednesday, 25 November 2015 06:25
Beverly
The cover is lovely. It sure makes me want to know more about the boy and girl. Ghost stories are some of my favorites too. Must t... Read More
Saturday, 28 November 2015 13:27
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Dig Too Deep by Amy Allgeyer + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Dig Too Deep by Amy Allgeyer + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for DIG TOO DEEP by Amy Allgeyer, releasing April 1, 2016 from Albert Whitman & Company: AW Teen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Amy:   Hey YABC folks, and a big Southern Welcome to the exclusive cover...
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Emily-Anne Brady
I love the cover art, I think it works well with the theme of the book. The synopsis sounds amazing! I already cannot wait to read... Read More
Monday, 23 November 2015 16:28
Shannon Mizikoski
I love the cover- the colors seem very fresh, and it seems to fit well with the tone of the synopsis. I love the sound of it too- ... Read More
Monday, 23 November 2015 21:15
Susan T.
I love a good Eco-warrior story! The cover landscape is very pretty and peaceful. I'd want to defend it too!
Sunday, 29 November 2015 14:59
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Never Missing, Never Found by Amanda Panitch + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Never Missing, Never Found by Amanda Panitch + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hello, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for NEVER MISSING, NEVER FOUND by Amanda Panitch, releasing June 28, 2016 from Random House Books for Young Readers. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Amanda:   Hello, YABC! I'm so excited to show you the...
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Shannon Mizikoski
I love the cover! The colors are amazing, and I like that it connects to Damage Done! And I also think the book itself sounds grea... Read More
Friday, 20 November 2015 01:30
rocksann
I really like the look & typography on the cover but I'm not really into faces on book covers, just a personal preference.
Friday, 20 November 2015 14:50
rocksann
The synopsis sparks my interest.
Friday, 20 November 2015 14:57
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Future Shock by Elizabeth Briggs + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Future Shock by Elizabeth Briggs + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for FUTURE SHOCK by Elizabeth Briggs, releasing April 1, 2016 from Albert Whitman & Company: AW Teen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Elizabeth:   Hi YABC! I’m Elizabeth Briggs and I'm so excited to share...
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Jaime from Two Chicks On Books
Really excited to read this one!!! The cover is awesome and the blurb, wow!
Thursday, 12 November 2015 14:42
Shannon Mizikoski
The cover is very intriguing- and Elena looks and sounds like quite a badass! Looking forward to this one ... Read More
Friday, 13 November 2015 21:49
Susan T.
This sounds really exciting! The girl's bird tattoos remind me a bit of Tris from Divergent.
Saturday, 14 November 2015 14:07
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Five: Out of the Ashes by Holli Anderson + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Five: Out of the Ashes by Holli Anderson + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hello, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for FIVE: OUT OF THE ASHES by Holli Anderson, releasing November 30, 2015 from Curiosity Quills. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Holli:   Hey awesome readers! This is book three--the last book in the series--...
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Linda Romer
The cover is awesome! Looking forward to reading The five series ♡ thank you
Tuesday, 17 November 2015 11:01
Renee Rousseau
New to me, I have some catching up to do!
Sunday, 06 December 2015 22:13
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Darkest Hour by Caroline Tung Richmond + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Darkest Hour by Caroline Tung Richmond + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hi, YABCers! I hope your week is off to a great start! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE DARKEST HOUR by Caroline Tung Richmond, releasing July 26, 2016 from Scholastic. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Caroline:   Hi there, YABC! Thanks...
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Kara S
The cover is a little obvious, but the synopsis is what really counts...and it sounds like a must-read to me! I love good hist fi... Read More
Sunday, 15 November 2015 22:15
Callie Wyles
The cover is amazing! I tend to judge books by their covers (I like my bookshelf to look pretty) and this one would definitely mak... Read More
Monday, 16 November 2015 11:21
Krys
I love the cover, how the dress is part of the overall design, gorgeous. Love the use of reds too, one of my favorite colors but n... Read More
Monday, 16 November 2015 14:47
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Blooming Goddess Trilogy by Tellulah Darling + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Blooming Goddess Trilogy by Tellulah Darling + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveals for all three books in the BLOOMING GODDESS TRILOGY by Tellulah Darling, released from Te Da Media. Before we get to the covers, here's a note from Tellulah:   Out with the old, in with the new. I’m so glad...
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Linda Romer
The Blooming Goddess Series sounds great. The covers are amazing ♡ Thank you
Friday, 13 November 2015 07:26
Callie Wyles
I love Greek mythology, and based on the synopsis for the books, this will be an interesting spin! The covers are fabulous, and wo... Read More
Monday, 16 November 2015 10:54
Tiffany
The covers look pretty good! The stories sound so exciting however! I love that Sophie sounds like a strong female character who h... Read More
Saturday, 21 November 2015 13:00
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Heir and the Spare by Emily Albright + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Heir and the Spare by Emily Albright + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE HEIR AND THE SPARE by Emily Albright, releasing January 18, 2016 from Merit Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Emily:   Hi, YABC readers! I’m so delighted to share the cover of my...
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Katie
This looks super cute and I love the cover! I am currently obsessed with books about royalty after reading The Royal We so this i... Read More
Friday, 23 October 2015 12:36
Susan T.
Who wouldn't love to discover they are royal and spend some time with a prince? This sounds super cute and fun! I like the cover t... Read More
Tuesday, 27 October 2015 16:09
Rachel Mullins
This is the first I've heard of this book. It's definitely going in my TBR, thanks!
Wednesday, 28 October 2015 10:47
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: How It Feels To Fly by Kathryn Holmes + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: How It Feels To Fly by Kathryn Holmes + Giveaway (International)
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Happy Thursday, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for HOW IT FEELS TO FLY by Kathryn Holmes, releasing June 14, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Kathryn:   Hi, YABC!     I'm so excited to get to share the...
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Shannon Mizikoski
I think this book sounds VERY important, and that this topic will certainly be relevant to so many people with body/eating issues ... Read More
Thursday, 15 October 2015 13:43
Brittany
I think it's a great book and wish it was out so I could read it right now!
Thursday, 15 October 2015 16:42
Susan T.
The cover is cute and cheery but it sounds like this book is super deep and deal with important issues. I can't wait to read it!... Read More
Sunday, 18 October 2015 18:30
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