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Spotlight on When Butterfly Yellow (Thanhha Lai), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Butterfly Yellow by Thanhha Lai.  Read on for more about Thanhha and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Thanhha Lai!   Thanhhà Lại is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Inside Out & Back Again, her debut novel in verse, which...
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Spotlight on When The World Didn't End: Poems (Caroline Kaufman), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight When The World Didn't End: Poems by Heather Cumiskey.  Read on for more about Heather and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Caroline Kaufman!   Caroline Kaufman—known as @poeticpoison on Instagram—was only a freshman in high school when she began...
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Spotlight on Dragonwatch: Master Of The Phantom Isle (Brandon Mull), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Dragonwatch: Master Of The Phantom Isle by Brandon Mull.  Read on for more about Brandon and his book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Brandon Mull!   Brandon Mull has worked as a comedian, a filing clerk, a patio installer, a movie promoter,...
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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 The Jumbie God's Revenge (Tracey Baptiste), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Jumbie God's Revenge by Tracey Baptiste.  Read on for more about Tracey and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Tracey Baptiste!   Tracey Baptiste is a New York Times bestselling author who grew up in Trinidad and Tobago on...
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Spotlight on Sword and Pen (Rachel Caine), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Sword and Pen by Rachel Caine.  Read on for more about Rachel and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Rachel Caine!   Rachel Caine  is the  New York Times ,  USA Today , and international bestselling author of more than...
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Spotlight on Only Ashes Remain (Rebecca Schaeffer), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Only Ashes Remain by Rebecca Schaeffer.  Read on for more about Rebecca and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Rebecca Schaeffer!   Rebecca Schaeffer was born and raised in the Canadian prairies. Her itchy feet took her far from home....
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I'm exited to check out this book ?
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Author Chat with Heather Cumiskey (I Love You Like That), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Heather Cumiskey author of I Love You Like That.  Read on for more about Heather and her book, plus an excerpt and an giveaway!          Meet Heather Cumiskey ! Originally from Garden City, New York, Heather Cumiskey is the daughter of...
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Spotlight on The Last Hope (Kristie & Becca Ritchie), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Last Hope by Krista & Becca Ritchie.  Read on for more about Krista & Becca and their book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Krista & Becca Ritchie!   Krista & Becca Ritchie are  New York Times  Bestselling Authors of over...
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❤❤❤
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Author Chat with Sarah Henning (Sea Witch Rising), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Sarah Henning author of Sea Witch Rising.  Read on for more about Sarah and her book, plus an excerpt and an giveaway!          Meet Sarah Henning ! Sarah Henning is a recovering journalist who has worked for the Palm Beach Post...
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Man, the covers for these books are so gorgeous ?
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