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Spotlight on In Paris With You (Clementine Beauvais), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight  In Paris With You  by Clementine Beauvais.  Read on for more about Clementine and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Clementine Beauvais ! Clémentine Beauvais writes for both the UK and French market. Her books written in English include Sesame...
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Debra Branigan
The cover captures the topic of the story. The storyline leads to believe this will be a very romantic tale.
Tuesday, 08 January 2019 12:16
Amy
The cover shows the setting and gives a little taste of what the book will be about. The storyline shows that this will be a book ... Read More
Tuesday, 08 January 2019 16:13
Jayda
The cover looks like it fits the story. And the plot seems really romantic!
Saturday, 12 January 2019 19:07
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Author Chat with Brock Heasley (Paper Bag Mask), & Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Brock Heasley author of Paper Bag Mask .  Read on for more about Brock and his book, an interview, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Brock Heasley ! A member of such prestigious high school organizations as "The Nerd Herd,"...
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Debra Branigan
Whoa, this sounds amazing! I am so excited about the premise of this novel. I like the cover too! Good luck with the book.
Saturday, 08 December 2018 19:19
Courtney Gendreau
Wow! this sounds like a great read
Monday, 17 December 2018 23:33
Nancy Burgess
Sounds good can't wait to read this. I like the cover.
Tuesday, 01 January 2019 11:29
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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 This Lie Will Kill You (Chelsea Pitcher), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight  This Lie Will Kill You  by Chelsea Pitcher.  Read on for more about Chelsea and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet  Chelsea Pitcher ! Chelsea Pitcher is a karaoke-singing, ocean-worshipping Oregonian with a penchant for twisty mysteries. She began...
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! This book sounds so good!
Thursday, 29 November 2018 08:09
Debra Branigan
The cover is interesting and the synopsis sounds quite suspenseful and action-packed. This will definitely attract YA readers. Goo... Read More
Thursday, 29 November 2018 14:39
Dianna G.
What's not to love? The cover is vivid and mysterious. I always love a mansion in a book!
Thursday, 29 November 2018 21:37
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Excerpt & Giveaway: Little Dreamers (Vashti Harrison)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting a blog tour stop for     Little Dreamers   Read on for more about Vashti, an excerpt, and a tour-wide giveaway!                 Meet  Little Dreamers !   From the New York Times bestselling author of Little Leaders: Bold Women...
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Alyssa Annico
I definitely will be getting this for my library!
Monday, 12 November 2018 18:29
Olivia F
This looks fantastic! I love the drawings!
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 14:02
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Spotlight on The XY (Virginia Bergin), Excerpt, and Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  The XY  by Virginia Bergin.  Read on for more about Virginia and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!            Meet  Virginia Bergin ! Virginia Bergin is the author of H2O, which The Horn Book Magazine called “Inspiring.” She lives in Bristol (UK). Visit her...
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Emily
This sounds so good!!!!
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 13:16
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Excerpt & Giveaway: Watch You Burn (Amanda Searcy)

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting a blog tour stop for     Watch You Burn   Read on for more about Amanda, an excerpt, and a tour-wide giveaway!                 Meet  Watch You Burn !   Jenny didn't want to move to the creepy, possibly haunted...
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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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