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Spotlight on The Lucky Ones (Liz Lawson), Plus Excerpt!

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Lucky Ones  by Liz Lawson.  Read on for more about Liz and her book, plus an excerpt!       Meet Liz Lawson ! Liz Lawson works in the entertainment industry as a music supervisor for film and TV.  The Lucky Ones  is her first...
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Spotlight on Skulduggery Pleasant #13 (Derek Landy), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Skulduggery Pleasant #13  by Derek Landy.  Read on for more about Derek and his book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Derek Landy ! Derek Landy lives near Dublin. Before writing his children's story about a sharply-dressed skeleton detective, he wrote the screenplays...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Thursday, 23 April 2020 12:59
Dan Denman
I like the colors and artwork in the book cover. The story sounds like another good addition in this wonderful series. There are m... Read More
Monday, 11 May 2020 10:43
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is cool. This book will be fun to read.
Sunday, 17 May 2020 14:08
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Spotlight on Into The Clouds (Tod Olson), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Into The Clouds  by Tod Olson.  Read on for more about Tod and his book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Tod Olson!              Tod Olson is the author of the narrative nonfiction series, LOST, and the historical...
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Danielle Hammelef
The cover is stunning. This book will be a page-turning read.
Sunday, 17 May 2020 14:02
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Spotlight on We Are Power (Todd Hasak-Lowy), Guest Post, & Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight We Are Power  by Todd Hasak-Lowy.  Read on for more about Todd and his book, an guest post, & excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Todd Hasak-Lowy ! Todd Hasak-Lowy  is the author of several books for young readers, including the novels  33 Minutes...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks awesome, looking forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 21 April 2020 11:21
Victoria Scott
I can't wait to read this with my kids! Such an important topic in these times!
Friday, 24 April 2020 22:16
Danielle Hammelef
I really like the cover. This book sounds like an important read.
Sunday, 17 May 2020 14:01
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Author Chat with Frances Hardinge (Deeplight), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Frances Hardinge author of Deeplight. Read on for more about Frances and her book, an excerpt plus an giveaway.       Meet Frances Hardinge!          Frances Hardinge is the winner of the Costa Book of the Year for  The Lie...
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Zachary Snyder
The book looks awesome, I look forward to reading it!
Friday, 17 April 2020 12:49
Brittany
Tentacles on covers seems to be a 2019/2020 trend and I'm loving it
Monday, 20 April 2020 12:03
Alex Colpitts
Sounds like a solid read
Friday, 24 April 2020 09:00
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Rockstar Book Tours: Aru Shah and the Tree Of Wishes (Roshani Chokshi); Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the ARU SHAH AND THE TREE OF WISHES by Roshani Chokshi Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out my post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About the Book: Title:  ARU SHAH AND THE TREE OF WISHES (Pandava...
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Zachary Snyder
The book looks great! Looking forward to reading it!
Friday, 17 April 2020 11:09
Alyssa Annico
Thank you for the opportunity! It looks amazing!
Monday, 20 April 2020 11:08
Brittany
It's my first time hearing of this series and now I really want to give it a shot!
Monday, 20 April 2020 12:00
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Spotlight on Palace Of Silver (Hannah West), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Palace Of Silver  by Hannah West.  Read on for more about Hannah and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Hannah West!             Hannah West has always loved writing about magic and fairy tales, but her time...
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Zachary Snyder
The book looks great! Looking forward to reading it!
Friday, 17 April 2020 11:08
Brittany
Really looking forward to some strong female characters!!
Monday, 20 April 2020 12:02
Victoria Scott
Can't wait to read this with my daughter!
Tuesday, 21 April 2020 20:55
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Spotlight on Date Me, Bryson Keller (Kevin van Whye), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Date Me, Bryson Keller  by Kevin van Whye.  Read on for more about Kevin and his book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Kevin van Whye!             Kevin van Whye  is a writer born and raised in South...
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Brittany
Not usually a fan of "real photos" on covers, but this one sounds really good!
Monday, 20 April 2020 12:02
Abigail Lowry
This looks like a super great rom-com style book! Can’t wait to read!
Tuesday, 21 April 2020 13:33
Colleen Burns
This book sounds so cute!
Wednesday, 22 April 2020 18:30
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Author Chat with Emily Skrutskie (Bonds Of Brass), Plus Excerpt!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Emily Skrutskie author of Bonds Of Brass. Read on for more about Emily and her book, plus an excerpt.       Meet Emily Skrutskie!         Emily Skrutskie is six feet tall. She was born in Massachusetts, raised in Virginia, and...
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Author Of The Week: Emily Duncan (Ruthless Gods), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!         Introducing Emily Duncan , YABC's Author of the...
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Madeline Tebo
I loved Wicked Saints! Can't wait to read this!
Monday, 13 April 2020 13:18
Lindsay
Wicked Saints is so good! I can't wait for the sequel
Saturday, 18 April 2020 16:01
Brittany
Ahhhhh, can't wait for this one!
Monday, 20 April 2020 11:56
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