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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Liars and Losers Like Us by Ami Allen-Vath + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Liars and Losers Like Us by Ami Allen-Vath + Giveaway (International)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for LIARS AND LOSERS LIKE US by Ami Allen-Vath, releasing March 2016 from Sky Pony Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Ami:   Today is the day. I’m super excited to finally share my cover...
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Lindsey Kleinjan
Nice looking cover - the synopsis sounds interesting. I'm excited to read how this all turns out. Looks like some very serious i... Read More
Sunday, 12 July 2015 12:06
Aurore BUON
I love the colors of the cover ^^ The synopsis sounds very interesting ^^ Thanks for the chance! Have a nice day
Tuesday, 14 July 2015 13:46
Devyn. B
The cover is very interesting but I think that the synopsis gives away a little too much for my liking. Sorry buts that's my hones... Read More
Thursday, 16 July 2015 00:10
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: How It Ends by Catherine Lo + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: How It Ends by Catherine Lo + Giveaway (International)
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We have another great cover reveal for you, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for HOW IT ENDS by Catherine Lo, releasing June 7, 2016 from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Catherine:   Hi YABC!...
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Janet B Taylor
Oh I am SOO excited to read this! We've all had BFF's. And we've all had issues w/said BFFs. But I'm betting none of us have dealt... Read More
Tuesday, 07 July 2015 12:04
Erin L. Schneider
Look at how pretty this is!!! Oh so much love for this cover!!! I can't wait to add this one to my bookshelves!
Thursday, 09 July 2015 11:36
Lindsey Kleinjan
Seems like something YA's can relate too - beautiful cover!
Sunday, 12 July 2015 11:58
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Lost Girls by Mari Bianca + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Lost Girls by Mari Bianca + Giveaway (International)
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Hello, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE LOST GIRLS by Mari Bianca, releasing August 8, 2015. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Mari:   I am so excited to be revealing the cover for THE LOST GIRLS – a project very...
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Rhea
The cover looks really really creepy...and I love it! I'm not too sure about the synopsis, it sounds very mysterious and dark. But... Read More
Friday, 03 July 2015 02:20
Aurore BUON
Gorgeous cover and the synopsis is very interesting ^^ Thanks for the chance! Have a nice day ... Read More
Tuesday, 14 July 2015 13:36
Amie Lambert-Gaudet
GORGEOUS COVER - Love the eyes I think the cover of "The Lost Girls" is stunning. The characters eyes are vivid and extremely cree... Read More
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 01:30
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Mystery of Hollow Places by Rebecca Podos + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Mystery of Hollow Places by Rebecca Podos + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hello, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE MYSTERY OF HOLLOW PLACES by Rebecca Podos, releasing January 26, 2016 from Balzer+Bray/HarperCollins. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Rebecca:   Hello, YABC! I’m extremely thrilled to share the cover of my debut YA...
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Jessica Edwards
Can't wait to read it!
Friday, 26 June 2015 14:36
Shannon Mizikoski
LOVE the cover! And I just love that this is so family-focused- VERY refreshing to see! I am excited to read it!
Saturday, 27 June 2015 22:02
Sandra Lam
I really like how simplistic and eye-catching the cover is!
Sunday, 28 June 2015 16:52
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Sword And Verse by Kathy MacMillan + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Sword And Verse by Kathy MacMillan + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hello, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SWORD AND VERSE by Kathy MacMillan, releasing January 19, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Kathy:   Hello, YA Books Central readers!  I am so excited to share with you the beautiful...
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Alyssa Susanna
I absolutely LOVE this cover! I knew about this book before the cover reveal and can't wait to read it. Fantasy! Wants! Thank you... Read More
Thursday, 25 June 2015 18:45
Megan Elaine Schuyler
Gorgeous cover! Absolutely love the synopsis as well. Definitely will be added to my bookshelf regardless of whether or not I win ... Read More
Tuesday, 30 June 2015 19:42
Hannah
The cover is amazing and the synopsis blew me away
Sunday, 05 July 2015 11:48
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Exclusive Sneak Peek at THE SHADOW QUEEN by C.J. Redwine + Giveaway (International)

Exclusive Sneak Peek at THE SHADOW QUEEN by C.J. Redwine + Giveaway (International)

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YABC is super excited to host the exclusive sneak peek of C.J. Redwine's upcoming THE SHADOW QUEEN (Balzer + Bray 2/23/16), and epic fantasy retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. The cover was first revealed on EPIC READS, along with 4 other EPIC covers. (Check those out HERE )  ...
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Michella
I really love the twist on the apple being black instead of red. It also stands out against the snowy backdrop. I'm excited for th... Read More
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 13:39
Elizabeth Drake, Staff Reviewer
WOW! This cover is incredible!
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 13:41
Taylor Knight
I love the cover! It's so beautiful!
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 13:58
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Great Hunt by Wendy Higgins + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Great Hunt by Wendy Higgins + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hello, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE GREAT HUNT by Wendy Higgins, releasing March 8, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Wendy:   Thank you so much for stopping by the YABC site to check out THE GREAT...
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Isabel @ Tween2TeenBookReviews
I love Wendy so much! The cover is gorgeous and I've read the synopsis a million times!
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 12:09
Amy Hart
I love the cover. The synopsis is very engaging!
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 12:23
Lori
Gorgeous cover and the summary has really piqued my interest.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 12:57
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Trust Me by Romily Bernard + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Trust Me by Romily Bernard + Giveaway (US Only)
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We're chock-full of cover reveals this week, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for TRUST ME by Romily Bernard, releasing March 22, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Romily:   Hey YABC readers!! So excited to be here! Huge thank...
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Stephanie Ward
I absolutely LOVED the first two books in the series and I can't wait to see what's going to happen next. I think the cover is gor... Read More
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 22:05
Rachel Patrick
RED RED RED I LOOOVE it.
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 00:26
Shelia Powell
I absolutely love the use of trust throughout the entire cover. It grabbed my attention right away! I wish the synopsis pulled us... Read More
Tuesday, 14 July 2015 11:09
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Down With The Shine by Kate Karyus Quinn + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Down With The Shine by Kate Karyus Quinn + Giveaway (US Only)
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Happy Tuesday, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for DOWN WITH THE SHINE by Kate Karyus Quinn, releasing April 26, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Kate:   Hi YABC! I am so excited to share the cover for DOWN...
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Baillie Puckett
Not only does this cover look GORGEOUS, but it sounds really fun to read! Can't wait!
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 14:53
Sabrina
I will ready anything Kate writes, but this sounds so freaking good!!!
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 10:35
Shannon Mizikoski
This cover is GORGEOUS! I love the sound of the book too- so unique, I definitely haven't heard of anything like this before! Can'... Read More
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 21:11
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Symptoms of Being Human by Jeff Garvin + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Symptoms of Being Human by Jeff Garvin + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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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 SYMPTOMS OF BEING HUMAN by Jeff Garvin, releasing February 2, 2016 from Balzer+Bray/HarperCollins. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Jeff:   Greetings, YABC readers! I am excited...
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Andie
The book sounds wonderful and the cover is gorgeous. Hats off to the designer.
Monday, 22 June 2015 14:28
Andrew Patterson
This sounds amazing. Love the cover. Love the concept. Definitely need more books like this.
Monday, 22 June 2015 14:45
Erin L. Schneider
Jeff, your cover is friggin' AWESOME!!!! Absolutely perfect for your book and completely can't wait to have a copy sitting on my s... Read More
Monday, 22 June 2015 19:22
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