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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Behold The Bones by Natalie C. Parker + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Behold The Bones by Natalie C. Parker + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for BEHOLD THE BONES by Natalie C. Parker, releasing February 23, 2016 from HarperTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Natalie:   Hey YABC! I’m so glad to be back here to reveal the cover of...
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Stephanie Ward
OMG! I absolutely LOVE this cover! It's gorgeous! If that didn't make me want to read the book - the description definitely sealed... Read More
Monday, 22 June 2015 12:40
Andrew Patterson
GAH! Loved the first book and this new one sounds awesome!
Monday, 22 June 2015 14:15
Dhonielle Clayton
Yay! So excited!
Monday, 22 June 2015 15:17
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Girl From Everywhere by Heidi Heilig + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Girl From Everywhere by Heidi Heilig + Giveaway (US Only)
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Happy Friday, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE GIRL FROM EVERYWHERE by Heidi Heilig, releasing February 16, 2016 from Greenwillow/HarperCollins. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Heidi:   Ahoy YABC! Welcome to the cover reveal for THE GIRL FROM EVERYWHERE!  ...
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Kara
Everything about this book sounds awesome - and what a gorgeous cover!!
Friday, 19 June 2015 12:44
Andrew Patterson
What an original story! And wow! Love the cover!
Friday, 19 June 2015 15:10
Michella
I LOVE this cover. I first heard about the book last spring/summer when I saw the query on QueryShark. And I died. This books soun... Read More
Friday, 19 June 2015 15:51
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Some of the Parts by Hannah Barnaby + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Some of the Parts by Hannah Barnaby + Giveaway (US Only)
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Get ready for another awesome cover reveal, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SOME OF THE PARTS by Hannah Barnaby, releasing February 16, 2016 from Knopf. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Hannah:   Greetings, YABCers! Welcome to this extra-special Thursday! You may...
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A.B.Westrick
Awesome cover. And I know a 20-something who got a kidney transplant last year. We need to be talking more in this country about o... Read More
Friday, 19 June 2015 11:20
Shannon Mizikoski
Love the cover; this book sounds like it will be incredibly touching and full of emotion!
Friday, 19 June 2015 22:14
Cecilia Ewing
The cover is beautiful! And the book sounds like a really interesting read that will definitely get me to cry at some point. Wow!... Read More
Sunday, 28 June 2015 14:29
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Tor Maddox: Mistaken by Liz Coley + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Tor Maddox: Mistaken by Liz Coley + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hello, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for TOR MADDOX: MISTAKEN by Liz Coley, releasing July 1, 2015 from LCTeen. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Liz:   Hi readers! I’m thrilled to share the third installment the Tor Maddox series, a genre...
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Ravenous by MarcyKate Connolly + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Ravenous by MarcyKate Connolly + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Welcome, everyone! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for RAVENOUS by MarcyKate Connolly, releasing February 9, 2016 from HarperCollins Children's Books. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from MarcyKate:   Greetings YABC readers! I’m ridiculously excited to reveal the cover for my next middle grade...
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Angela P
My 8 year old daughter and I LOVED Monstrous and are very excited about Ravenous! The cover is very well matched in tone and eleme... Read More
Monday, 15 June 2015 12:28
Lisa Gibson
Gorgeous cover! The synopsis sounds wonderful. I can't wait to read what MarcyKate has brought to us this time. Definitely buyi... Read More
Monday, 15 June 2015 12:45
Jen Malone
Ooh yes- I want Greta's hair too! This cover is beyond gorgeous!!! Congrats, MarcyKate!
Monday, 15 June 2015 14:07
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Into The Dim by Janet B. Taylor + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Into The Dim by Janet B. Taylor + Giveaway (International)
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Welcome, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for INTO THE DIM by Janet B. Taylor, releasing March 1, 2016 from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Janet:   Hey YABC! Welcome to the exclusive cover reveal for INTO THE DIM!!...
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Janet B Taylor
Thank you SO much!! That just means the world to me. I'm so grateful to CJ and all the folks at YABC!! You guys are the BEST!... Read More
Thursday, 11 June 2015 13:27
Bridgid Gallagher
Oh my goodness, this sounds SO good! I love time travel books, and anything Scotland - very excited about this one! And the cover ... Read More
Thursday, 11 June 2015 13:52
Alyssa Susanna
To be honest, I'd never heard of this one - so I'm really glad I stopped by YABC's site today! The cover is gorgeous and this book... Read More
Thursday, 11 June 2015 16:52
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Stars Turned Away by Lisa Maxwell + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Stars Turned Away by Lisa Maxwell + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hi, YABCers! We've got another gorgeous cover reveal for you!  Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE STARS TURNED AWAY by Lisa Maxwell, releasing February 2, 2016 from Simon Pulse. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Lisa:   Hi YABC! And welcome to...
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Melissa Hardy
I love the cover! So eye catching!
Thursday, 04 June 2015 12:17
Vivien
I love the cover!! So excited to read this one
Saturday, 06 June 2015 12:13
Alison
The cover is what sold me on this one. Without even reading the synopsis I was caught.
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 14:22
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Adrenaline Crush by Laurie Boyle Crompton + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Adrenaline Crush by Laurie Boyle Crompton + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for ADRENALINE CRUSH by Laurie Boyle Crompton, releasing March 15, 2016 from Square Fish. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Laurie:   I am so thrilled that Adrenaline Crush will be released in paperback early next...
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Sui Generis
I love the cover and the synopsis is very interesting!
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 23:41
Agustina Gonzalez
i love the cover, and the story sounds so good. its something I would read ... Read More
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 16:39
Maranda Hymes
While the synopsis sounds interesting that cover is one of my favorites I've seen! I can't wait to read.
Thursday, 02 July 2015 00:14
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Mirror King by Jodi Meadows + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Mirror King by Jodi Meadows + Giveaway (US Only)
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Welcome to another fabulous cover reveal, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE MIRROR KING by Jodi Meadows, releasing April 5, 2016 from Katherine Tegen Books/HarperCollins Publishers. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Jodi:   Hello, YABC-ers!   I'm beyond pleased to...
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Lizzie the Sarcastic Blonde
It sounds so good! I'm currently reading The Orphan Queen and am loving it so far! I can't wait to finish it!
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 12:16
Kelsey Marie
Oh my gosh its the most beautiful cover I've ever seen!!! I cannot wait to read it!!!
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 12:33
Ellie Moreton
omigosh the cover is SOOOO pretty! I love it so much! Wow! And the synopsis, I seriously can't wait for this book to be in my hand... Read More
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 12:53
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Secret Side of Empty by Maria E. Andreu + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Secret Side of Empty by Maria E. Andreu + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE SECRET SIDE OF EMPTY by Maria E. Andreu, releasing September 1, 2015 from Running Press. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Maria:   YABC Readers!  I’m so excited to share the paperback cover for...
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Gregory Louis Magbanua
What do you think about the cover and the synopsis? The cover is absolutely gorgeous! The design is amazing and the typography of... Read More
Thursday, 21 May 2015 13:09
Kushnoda
What do you think aboit the civer and the synopsis ? The cover looks very interesting. The book is very colorful and it is a type... Read More
Monday, 25 May 2015 19:31
Mehwish
It's especially intriguing! The font fits well with the rest of the cover. The cover's photo and coloring are beautiful.
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 19:55
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