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Author Chat with Tracy Wolff (Crave), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Tracy Wolff author of Crave. Read on for more about Tracy and her book, plus an giveaway.       Meet Tracy Wolff!           Tracy Wolff Tracy Wolff is the New York Times and USA Today  bestselling author of sixty-four...
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Alyssa Susanna
I keep hearing about this book! It's everywhere! I took a break from the vampire fiction since Breaking Dawn, but I am quite excit... Read More
Tuesday, 07 April 2020 08:16
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Spotlight on Sting (Cindy R Wilson), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Sting  by Cindy R Wilson.  Read on for more about Cindy and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Cindy R Wilson!            Cindy began creating worlds as a kid, entertaining her siblings with spontaneous ghost stories before...
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Lauren
The cover feels dark and foreboding, and the story sounds like a suspenseful, fresh take on Robin Hood.
Thursday, 12 March 2020 10:01
Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover and the retelling of Robin Hood sounds exciting and suspenseful.
Wednesday, 01 April 2020 14:30
Penny Olson
The cover is dark and dramatic. The story sounds action-packed and suspenseful.
Sunday, 05 April 2020 12:38
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Spotlight on Selected (Barb Han), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Selected  by Barb Han.  Read on for more about Barb and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Barb Han!        Barb Han is a USA TODAY, Publisher's Weekly, and Amazon Bestselling Author. Reviewers have called her books "heartfelt" and...
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Brittany Colpitts
Gosh this is GORGEOUS. Absolutely on my list now.
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:56
Lauren
What a stunning cover! Very interested in learning more about New Maine and this prep school.
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 11:03
Debra Branigan
The cover is outstanding. I am very interested in this book which sounds fanatastic. Thanks for sharing, Best wishes to the author... Read More
Sunday, 23 February 2020 18:06
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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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