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Spotlight on The Bookworm Crush (Lisa Brown Roberts), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Bookworm Crush by Lisa Brown Roberts.  Read on for more about Lisa and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Lisa Brown Roberts!   Lisa Brown Roberts has held a variety of day jobs to support her writing habit, many...
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Lindsay
The cover is so adorable, I love illustrated covers! The plot sounds so cute and entertaining as well!
Friday, 08 November 2019 17:23
Andrea H
I read the synopsis, and this book sounds great! I have to read anything where the main character says a prayer to Saint Jane Aust... Read More
Friday, 08 November 2019 18:10
Debra Branigan
I adore the cute cover and the story sounds sweet. Thank you for sharing.
Friday, 08 November 2019 18:11
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Spotlight on Glow Of The Fireflies (Lindsey Duga), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Glow Of The Fireflies by Lindsey Duga.  Read on for more about Lindsey and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Lindsey Duga!   Lindsey Duga is a middle grade and young adult writer with a passion for fantasy, science fiction,...
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Renee Moore
Stunning cover! Look forward to this one.
Saturday, 02 November 2019 16:49
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Spotlight on Mirror Bound (Monica Sanz), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Mirror Bound by Monica Sanz.  Read on for more about Monica and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Monica Sanz!   Ever since reading Wuthering Heights as a child, Monica has been obsessed with dark and heartbreaking romances (and brooding...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is very pretty and will attract the YA readers of this genre. The synopsis sounds great; I need to get the first book an... Read More
Saturday, 14 September 2019 09:55
Heidi
From the synopsis I am really intrigued. And the cover is gorgeous. Black and purple are my favorite color.
Tuesday, 24 September 2019 23:16
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is stunning. The synopsis is intriguing.
Sunday, 29 September 2019 13:50
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Spotlight on Ask Me Anything (Molly E Lee), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight Ask Me Anything by Molly E Lee.  Read on for more about Molly and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Molly E Lee ! Molly E. Lee is an author best known for her romance novels: the Grad Night series and...
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Emily
This sounds sooooo good!
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 13:14
Mia
The cover is awesome and the plot sounds so intriguing!!
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 17:28
Jessica Cashen
The synopsis sounds Fantastic and the cover drew me to the giveaway
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 17:39
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Spotlight on Smoke and Key (Kelsey Sutton), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Smoke and Key  by Kelsey Sutton.  Read on for more about Kelsey and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!            Meet  Kelsey Sutton ! Kelsey Sutton is the author of The Lonely Ones, a middle-grade novel in verse that received a starred...
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John
Not knowing why you're dead: that's a bummer!
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 18:06
Candice Gigous
The cover is pretty and the blue fits well with the story. The synopsis is very intriguing. Sounds like a thrilling read.
Monday, 08 April 2019 11:37
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Spotlight on Eyes On Me (Rachel Harris), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Eyes On Me  by Rachel Harris.  Read on for more about Rachel and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!            Meet  Rachel Harris ! New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Rachel Harris writes humorous love stories about sassy girls-next-door...
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Kylie
I love these contemporary romance reads. They always give me the feels!
Sunday, 31 March 2019 00:13
Emily
This cover is adorable!
Monday, 08 April 2019 15:00
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is super cute and the synopsis sounds like one I'm going to enjoy cheering these characters on.
Saturday, 20 April 2019 14:26
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Spotlight on Paper Girl (Cindy R Wilson), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight  Paper Girl  by Cindy R Wilson.  Read on for more about Cindy and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Cindy R Wilson ! Cindy lives at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, and loves using Colorado towns and cities...
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Saundra Bowers
Explosive cover art, and it looks like a really great story. Adding to my wish list as I think it is a book my granddaughter would... Read More
Thursday, 06 December 2018 20:38
Dianna G.
I've heard good things about this book! The cover is unique.
Thursday, 06 December 2018 21:39
Debra Branigan
The cover art is outstanding and it sounds like this could be a great story. I've heard good things about this novel. Good luck wi... Read More
Tuesday, 18 December 2018 16:08
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Spotlight on Valiant (Merrie Destefano), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight  Valiant  by Merrie Destefano.  Read on for more about Merrie and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Merrie Destefano ! Born in the Midwest, former magazine editor Merrie Destefano currently lives in Southern California with her husband, two German...
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Debra Branigan
This book is exciting and I cannot wait to read it. The cover is gorgeous. Good luck with this novel.
Sunday, 16 December 2018 21:04
Laura L
Sounds so intriguing!! and I love the cover!
Monday, 17 December 2018 10:31
Hannah
Such a gorgeous cover!
Saturday, 29 December 2018 00:28
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Spotlight on Illusions (Madeline Reynolds), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Illusions  by Madeline Reynolds.  Read on for more about Madeline and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Madeline Reynolds ! Madeline Reynolds is a YA fantasy author living in Chicago. Originally from Minneapolis, she has a background in journalism and...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is attractive and the synopsis sounds exciting. Good luck with the novel
Saturday, 10 November 2018 21:39
Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! It's beautiful!!
Monday, 12 November 2018 08:20
Hannah
This book sounds great and the cover really catches your eye
Sunday, 02 December 2018 17:33
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Spotlight on Toxic (Lydia Kang), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Toxic  by Lydia Kang.  Read on for more about Lydia and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!            Meet  Lydia Kang ! Lydia Kang is an author of young adult fiction, poetry, and narrative non-fiction. She graduated from Columbia University and...
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Olivia F
So excited for this one! Beautiful cover!
Wednesday, 07 November 2018 10:35
Penny Olson
The cover is beautiful and the plot sounds completely absorbing.
Saturday, 17 November 2018 23:54
Candice Gigous
The cover is very pretty and I like the flower. The synopsis makes me want to read more. Sounds like an exciting read.
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 09:36
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