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Author Of The Week: Chat with Kiersten White (The Dark Descent Of Elizabeth Frankenstein), Plus Giveaway!!

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!         Introducing  Kiersten White , YABC's Author of the...
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Davianna Nieto
The cover is beautiful and haunting and the synopsis sounds thrilling!
Monday, 17 September 2018 19:53
Kara S
I would love to win this book! It's the No. 1 YA new release I want to read of all of 2018; I cannot wait to experience this uniq... Read More
Tuesday, 18 September 2018 00:57
Julie
The cover is lovely, and the story sounds like a really interesting spin on Frankenstein.
Tuesday, 18 September 2018 02:42
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Interview & Giveaway: The Lantern's Ember (Colleen Houck)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting a blog tour stop for     The Lantern's Ember   Read on for more about Colleen Houck, an interview, and a tour-wide giveaway!                     Meet  The Lantern's Ember !   Welcome to a world where nightmarish creatures...
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Olivia F
Congrats to Colleen! I love this cover!!!
Thursday, 06 September 2018 15:45
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Demetra Brodsky (Dive Smack), Plus Giveaway!!

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!           Introducing  Demetra Brodsky , YABC's Author of...
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John
The cover is intriguing! It sounds like there are some definite questions in the plot!
Monday, 18 June 2018 21:49
Olivia F
I like the cover- it seems as interesting as the plot!
Tuesday, 19 June 2018 07:38
Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing, love it! The synopsis leaves me wanting more!
Sunday, 24 June 2018 22:35
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Author Chat with Amanda Searcy (The Truth Beneath The Lies), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Amanda Searcy , author of  The Truth Beneath The Lies.   Read on for more about Amanda and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Amanda Searcy ! Amanda Searcy earned a BA from New Mexico State University and an MA in human...
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Julie
I like the cover pretty well, and the synopsis sounds really exciting!
Friday, 05 January 2018 05:19
Precious J Hernandez
I love a good thriller. Pretty excited.
Saturday, 06 January 2018 05:39
Kara S
Cover is the best of the season, IMHO, and I have been looking forward to this as a must-read for this year since fall! Thanks fo... Read More
Sunday, 07 January 2018 15:49
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Author Chat with Jeffrey Michael Ruby (Penelope March Is Melting), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Jeffrey Michael Ruby , author of  Penelope March Is Melting.   Read on for more about Jeffrey and his book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Jeffrey Michael Ruby ! JEFFREY MICHAEL RUBY (@dropkickjeffy) is the chief dining critic of Chicago magazine. He is the coauthor...
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Crista cast
The cover is beautifully eye catching (I love the blue) and the story sounds like an intriguing mystery.
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 14:51
John
The cover looks fun! The book would be fun in a Lemoncello way!
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 21:04
Amber Terry
I am in love with everything about this book. The cover is gorgeous and the plot sounds so original. Thank you for the chance to w... Read More
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 23:45
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Hillary Monahan (The Hollow Girl), Plus Giveaway!!

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!       Introducing  Hillary Monahan , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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John
Eerie cover! And "green healers"?--sounds spooky!
Monday, 30 October 2017 20:25
Dianna G.
This cover is absolutely perfect. Love the darkness, the font, and the creepy trees. Awesome! The synopsis is unlike any other ... Read More
Sunday, 12 November 2017 20:03
Emily
I have been interested in this book since I first heard of it! I love this cover
Monday, 13 November 2017 21:33
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Guest Post, & Giveaway: Little Monsters (Kara Thomas)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Kara Thomas's    Little Monsters!   Read on for more about Kara, an guest post, and a tour-wide giveaway!               Meet Kara Thomas !   Kara is the author of the critically acclaimed THE DARKEST...
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KM
So excited for this one!
Thursday, 24 August 2017 02:10
Tiffany Engler
This book sounds so good!
Thursday, 24 August 2017 09:49
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Kara Thomas (Little Monsters)!

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!       Introducing  Kara Thomas , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Danielle
I love the mystery aspect in the story. I read a sample from my library and it really hooked me!
Monday, 17 July 2017 21:55
Susan Light
I can't wait to read this book. I've been hearing lots of great things about it.
Tuesday, 18 July 2017 08:38
Mindy
The cover looks amazing and the synopsis sounds great!!!
Friday, 04 August 2017 23:34
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YABC Scavenger Hunt: Little Monsters (Kara Thomas), Excerpt & Extra Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to share  an excerpt from Little Monsters as part of the YABC Scavenger Hunt! Read on for more about Kara and her novel! And don't forget to answer the question from this post on the Scavenger Hunt form for a chance to win the  Grand Prize !  ...
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Danielle
I read a sampler from the library and loved this!!! It had a lot of mystery and tension!
Sunday, 09 July 2017 18:31
John
The cover is innovative, and the synopsis tells a crackin' good yarn!
Sunday, 09 July 2017 18:50
Dianna G.
Really liked the cover! The summary is interesting, but I didn't like the F bomb in the excerpt.
Sunday, 09 July 2017 21:25
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Excerpt, & Giveaway: The Savage Dawn (Melissa Grey)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for Melissa Grey's  The Savage Dawn !   Read on for more about Melissa, an excerpt and a tour-wide giveaway!                  Meet  Melissa Grey !   Melissa Grey was born and raised in New York...
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Danielle Lynn
This book sounds absolutely amazing and THAT COVER...GORGEOUS! ?❤
Wednesday, 05 July 2017 10:42
Dianna G.
What a stunning cover! Thanks for providing an excerpt, it's always fun to read a little sample.
Wednesday, 05 July 2017 12:19
John
An imaginative, fun cover! Thank you for the post!
Wednesday, 05 July 2017 16:39
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