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Spotlight on Bellocaro (P.S. Meraux), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're spotlighting   Bellocaro  by P.S. Meraux! Read on for more about P.S., her book, and a giveaway!         Meet P.S. Meraux ! After completing her degree in broadcast journalism at USC in 1996, P.S. Meraux used her love of writing to land multiple jobs in broadcasting,...
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ Violets Are Blue (Barbara Dee) ~ (US Only)

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YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the VIOLETS ARE BLUE by Barbara Dee Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About the Book: Title:  VIOLETS ARE BLUE   Author:  Barbara Dee Pub. Date:  October 12, 2021...
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Kelly McCreery
This book sounds heartbreakingly beautiful! I am adding this one to my list for sure. Thank you so much for sharing!
Wednesday, 13 October 2021 09:30
Debra Branigan
I think the cover helps set the atmosphere for the story enclosed which sounds like a very emotional read. I love the author's wor... Read More
Friday, 15 October 2021 19:38
Penny Olson
The cover is beautiful and the story sounds heartbreaking and relevant for so many young people.
Sunday, 17 October 2021 23:06
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ Only My Dog Knows I Pick My Nose (Lauren Tarshis) (US Only)

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YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the ONLY MY DOG KNOWS I PICK MY NOSE by Lauren Tarshis Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About The Book: Title:  ONLY MY DOG KNOWS I PICK MY...
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Debra Branigan
The picture book cover is cute and the story sounds like a very funny read.
Sunday, 17 October 2021 20:28
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ Salt Magic (Hope Larson/Rebecca Mock) (US Only)

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YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the SALT MAGIC by Hope Larson, illustrated by Rebecca Mock Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out my post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About the Book: Title:  SALT MAGIC   Author:  Hope Larson, illustrated by Rebecca...
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Amanda
How gorgeous is the cover? Sounds fantastic!
Monday, 11 October 2021 18:12
Kelly McCreery
This book sounds absolutely beautiful! I can’t wait to check it out- thank you so much for sharing!
Wednesday, 13 October 2021 00:17
Morgan
I love a good mystery, this one sounds good!
Wednesday, 13 October 2021 12:33
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ Tristan Strong Keeps Punching (Kwame MBalia) (US Only)

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YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the TRISTAN STRONG KEEPS PUNCHING by Kwame Mbalia Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About the Book: Title:  TRISTAN STRONG KEEPS PUNCHING (Tristan Strong #3)   Author:  Kwame Mbalia...
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Chiara Jucha
Loved the 1st book, cant wait for the second!
Monday, 04 October 2021 09:47
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ The Outlaws Scarlett and Browne (Jonathan Stroud) ~ (US Only)

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YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the THE OUTLAWS SCARLETT AND BROWNE by Jonathan Stroud Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About the Book: Title:  THE OUTLAWS SCARLETT AND BROWNE (The Outlaws Scarlett and Browne,...
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Chiara Jucha
I think my students would love this!
Monday, 04 October 2021 09:50
Kelly McCreery
This book sounds right up my alley! I can't wait to check it out!
Wednesday, 13 October 2021 11:58
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ Daughter Of The Deep (Rick Riordan) ~ (US Only)

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YABC is  thrilled to be hosting a spot on the DAUGHTER OF THE DEEP by Rick Riordan Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About The Book: Title:  DAUGHTER OF THE DEEP   Author:  Rick Riordan Pub. Date:  ...
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Chiara Jucha
I think my students will love this!
Monday, 04 October 2021 09:49
Kelly McCreery
Rick Riordan is such a fantastic author to listen to! He is so engaging and you can tell he loves his audience and what he writes.... Read More
Wednesday, 13 October 2021 11:30
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Check out this Exclusive Excerpt from Frankie & Bug by Gayle Forman!

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Today we're spotlighting   Frankie & Bug  by Gayle Forman! Read on for more about Gayle and an exclusive excerpt from Frankie & Bug!         Meet Gayle Forman ! Gayle Forman is an award-winning author and journalist whose articles have appeared in numerous publications, including Seventeen, Cosmopolitan, and Elle in the US....
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Spotlight on Pony (R.J. Palacio), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're spotlighting   Pony  by R.J. Palacio! Read on for more about R.J., her book, and a giveaway!         Meet R.J. Palacio ! R. J. Palacio is the author of the #1  New York Times  bestseller  Wonder , which has sold over 12 million copies worldwide. The book's...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks awesome, can't wait to read it!
Saturday, 02 October 2021 20:38
Chiara Jucha
My students would love this!
Monday, 04 October 2021 09:53
Danielle Hammelef
I love horses so this cover is gorgeous! This book will be a joy to read.
Saturday, 23 October 2021 12:48
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Spotlight on The Beatryce Prophecy (Kate DiCamillo), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're spotlighting   The Beatryce Prophecy  by Kate DiCamillo! Read on for more about Kate, her book, and a giveaway!         Meet Kate DiCamillo ! Kate DiCamillo  is one of America’s most revered storytellers. She is a former National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature and a two-time...
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Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover and can't wait to read another book by one of my favorite authors.
Friday, 22 October 2021 17:50
Debra Branigan
I can't wait to read another book by this author. The cover is interesting and the story sounds like a historical fiction winner.... Read More
Monday, 25 October 2021 20:58
Kelly McCreery
Kate DiCamillo is a beloved author in our home! Can’t wait to introduce our kids to another one of her wonderful books to our shel... Read More
Monday, 25 October 2021 21:02
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