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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Traitor Angels by Anne Blankman + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Traitor Angels by Anne Blankman + Giveaway (International)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for TRAITOR ANGELS by Anne Blankman, releasing May 3, 2016 from Balzer+Bray/HarperCollins. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Anne:   Hello YABC! I am thrilled to share with you the cover of TRAITOR ANGELS, a standalone...
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kayla keefer
Love the synopsis I really like the fact that it is a standalone and I love historical romances plus the cover is so pretty and si... Read More
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 12:33
Suzanne Morrone
I love the cover, and was trying to figure out how it was done. I guess digitally. But being an old fashioned artist I was imagini... Read More
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 12:57
Jason
Great cover!
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 13:48
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Wanderlost by Jen Malone + Giveaway (US/Canada/International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Wanderlost by Jen Malone + Giveaway (US/Canada/International)
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Hello, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for WANDERLOST by Jen Malone, releasing May 31, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Jen:   Okay, so I live to travel and will talk about it, daydream about it, and write about...
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Jen Malone
Yay- thank you so much for hosting this, lovely YABC'ers and thanks everyone for the cover love!
Tuesday, 13 October 2015 12:51
Rebecca
Yay! Sounds so fun! Love the cover!
Tuesday, 13 October 2015 17:07
Vivien
This is another great cover!! I want to be there.
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 21:15
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Everland by Wendy Spinale + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Everland by Wendy Spinale + Giveaway (International)
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Welcome to the second cover reveal of the day, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for EVERLAND by Wendy Spinale, releasing April 26, 2016 from Scholastic.    Ready to see? Scroll, YABCers! Scroll! ...       ...       ...         ......
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Jacy Merrill
I have fallen in love with this cover design and can not wait to read this story! Stunning, magical and mysterious. The adore the... Read More
Thursday, 08 October 2015 16:02
Sheri Larsen
Congratulations to Wendy! Gorgeous cover and I really like the blurb. Twists on twists!
Thursday, 08 October 2015 18:08
Wendy Spinale
Thank you for hosting my cover reveal! What a fantastic day!
Thursday, 08 October 2015 23:09
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: What Happens Now by Jennifer Castle + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: What Happens Now by Jennifer Castle + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hello, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for WHAT HAPPENS NOW by Jennifer Castle, releasing June 7, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Jennifer:   Hello YABC! I can't think of a better way for my upcoming novel WHAT HAPPENS...
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Susan T.
The cover is super cute and totally reminds me of my childhood summers at the lake! The book sounds sweet and sad and pretty darn ... Read More
Saturday, 10 October 2015 19:29
Kara S
It sounds a complex, original and engaging story. I appreciate that in my reads! The cover is pleasing. Cheers, Kara S
Tuesday, 13 October 2015 01:19
Shannon Mizikoski
This may be my favorite book cover EVER. I've spent the majority of my life as a competitive swimmer, so this cover speaks to me! ... Read More
Tuesday, 13 October 2015 22:03
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Marked Girl by Lindsey Klingele + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Marked Girl by Lindsey Klingele + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Welcome to today's cover reveal! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE MARKED GIRL by Lindsey Klingele, releasing June 21, 2016 from HarperCollins. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Lindsey:   Hello YABC! So excited for you to see the exclusive cover reveal...
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Jasmine Tabor
Firstly, the cover is gorgeous. The whole illusionary effect is something I really like and actually reminds me of living in San F... Read More
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 14:52
Ellen Entel
The Marked Girl sounds very interesting. I already want it to be June 2016 so I can read this sooner! I love fantasy and ya so I a... Read More
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 14:58
C.M. Lloyd
Holy smokes, this cover is gorgeous! Can't wait to read this one!
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 16:37
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Nil On Fire by Lynne Matson + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Nil On Fire by Lynne Matson + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for NIL ON FIRE by Lynne Matson, releasing May 31, 2016 from Macmillan. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Lynne:   Hi YABC!! I'm Lynne Matson, author of NIL ON FIRE coming  May 31, 2016   from...
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Susan T.
I am so excited for NIL on Fire! I loved the first two books and can't wait to see Skye again!
Monday, 05 October 2015 16:03
Tiffini
So excited for this!
Monday, 05 October 2015 21:35
Agustina Gonzalez
I love the cover and synopsis. I can't wait to read this book!
Saturday, 17 October 2015 00:49
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Waiting for Augusta by Jessica Lawson + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Waiting for Augusta by Jessica Lawson + Giveaway (International)
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Get ready to feast your eyes on a stunning full jacket reveal, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for WAITING FOR AUGUSTA by Jessica Lawson, releasing May 10, 2016 from Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from...
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Faith
I love the cover--you have serious good fortune with your cover designs, Jess. And even though I'm not a big golf fan, the synops... Read More
Wednesday, 30 September 2015 16:20
Amy
I love the cover and I'm already a big fan of Jessica Lawson's writing! I'd love to read this book and also read it to my kids. Th... Read More
Friday, 09 October 2015 17:35
Jessica Fox
This sounds like something that my youngest girl would like. She loved the movie My Girl and the that Synopsis puts me in mind of ... Read More
Tuesday, 27 October 2015 16:19
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Of Delicate Pieces by A. Lynden Rolland + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Of Delicate Pieces by A. Lynden Rolland + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for OF DELICATE PIECES by A. Lynden Rolland, releasing October 20, 2015 from Month9Books. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Amy:   Hi, YABC! I'm so excited to be here today to reveal the cover for...
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Emily
Love the cover especially the blue nails and the synopsis sounds totally intriguing!
Tuesday, 29 September 2015 12:03
Justin Holley
An absolutely beautiful cover!
Thursday, 01 October 2015 16:18
Susan T.
The cover is a little bit creepy and that totally fits with the synopsis. Sounds great!
Monday, 05 October 2015 21:19
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Summer of Supernovas by Darcy Woods + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Summer of Supernovas by Darcy Woods + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hello, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SUMMER OF SUPERNOVAS by Darcy Woods, releasing May 10, 2016 from Random House/Crown Books for Young Readers. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Darcy:   Hello YABC! And welcome to the exclusive cover reveal for...
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Kelly G
The cover is gorgeous and the synopsis sounds original and sweet!
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 15:05
Sarah
So proud of you Darcy the cover is as stunning as you are. I can't wait to get my hands on this in May!
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 15:16
Shannon Mizikoski
The cover is GORGEOUS. And the synopsis sounds really fun! Can't wait to read this one!
Saturday, 19 September 2015 01:02
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Half In Love With Death by Emily Ross + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Half In Love With Death by Emily Ross + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for HALF IN LOVE WITH DEATH by Emily Ross, releasing December 18, 2015 from Merit Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Emily:   Hi, YABC readers! I’m absolutely thrilled to share the cover of my...
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Karen Woodard
Both are very interesting!
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 16:45
Emily
You are absolutely right about things like this happening a lot in the 60s. So many runaways.
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 17:29
Caitlyn
Emily Ross is a genius. I'll leave it at that. Move over Ms. Rowling. I want to know when the movie with Jennifer Lawrence and Chr... Read More
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 19:32
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