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Spotlight on Paper Girl (Cindy R Wilson), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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Cindy R. Wilson


  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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Merrie Destefano


  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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Madeline J. Reynolds


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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Lydia Kang


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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Spotlight on War Of Storms (Erica Cameron), Plus Excerpt, & Giveaway!

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Erica Cameron


Today we're excited to spotlight  War Of Storms   by Erica Cameron!  Read on for more about Erica and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Erica Cameron ! Erica Cameron is the author of books for young adults including the Ryogan Chronicles, the Assassins duology,...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is lovely and the synopsis sounds good. Good luck with the novel.
Wednesday, 28 November 2018 09:32
Penny Olson
The cover is beautiful and powerful and the story sounds action packed.
Saturday, 01 December 2018 23:18
Hannah
Powerful cover and the synopsis sounds great
Sunday, 02 December 2018 17:19
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Shannon Greenland (Watching You), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Shannon Greenland (Watching You) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Shannon, her novel, plus a giveaway!           Meet  Shannon Greenland !      Shannon Greenland, or S. E. Green, is the award winning author of...
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Debra Branigan
I look forward to reading this book. Nice cover.
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 17:43
necole
A stalker book … my kind of thriller!!! The cover is creepy yet gravitating and seems to fit well with the synopsis.
Thursday, 11 October 2018 10:11
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:52
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Chris Cannon (Burning Bright), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Chris Cannon (Burning Bright) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Chris, her novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Chris Cannon !    Chris Cannon is the award-winning author of the Going Down In Flames series and...
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Debra Branigan
This sounds like a fun read and I can't wait to do so! The cover is gorgeous. BTW, I agree with the author on coffee!
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 18:17
Marisa Fort
The cover is beautiful and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:49
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is beautiful and the synopsis sounds os much fun to read.
Thursday, 08 November 2018 19:34
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Lydia Kang (Toxic), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Lydia Kang (Toxic) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Lydia, her novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Lydia Kang !    Lydia Kang is an author of young adult fiction, adult fiction and non-fiction, and poetry....
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Debra Branigan
Love the cover and find your storyline intriguing. I am interested in this one. Good luck with it.
Monday, 15 October 2018 16:38
M.A. Briones
I wish thee the best of luck with this amazingg story!!!
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 21:07
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:43
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Christopher Krovatin (Frequency), Plus Giveaway!

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Frequency

Today we're excited to chat with  Christopher Krovatin (Frequency) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Christopher, his novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Christopher Krovatin !    Christopher Krovatin is an author whose previous works include Heavy Metal & You, Venomous, and the Gravediggers...
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Debra Branigan
I am intrigued by your synopsis. I like the cover which will attract your YA readers.
Monday, 15 October 2018 17:29
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:40
Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover and the synopsis sounds original and exciting.
Wednesday, 07 November 2018 13:54
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Teen Read Week 2018: Author Chat with Pintip Dunn (Star-Crossed), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Pintip Dunn (Star-Crossed) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Pintip, her novel, plus a giveaway!         Meet  Pintip Dunn ! Pintip Dunn is a New York Times bestselling author of young adult fiction. She graduated from Harvard University, magna...
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M.A. Briones
THE COVER IS G O R G E O U S!!!! I WANT TO READ THIS SO BADDD!!!!
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 20:40
Marisa Fort
The cover is beautiful! The synopsis sounds amazing!
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 18:13
Debra Branigan
The cover is lovely and will attract YA Readers. The title hints at the synopsis and it sounds great. It will be a hit, I'm sure. ... Read More
Friday, 02 November 2018 17:09
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