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Giveaway: Straight On Till Morning (Liz Braswell) ~ (US Only)

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Straight On Till Morning (US Only) by: Liz Braswell Release Date: February 4th, 2020 Publisher: Disney Books   About the Book: What if Wendy first traveled to Neverland… with Captain Hook? Sixteen-year-old Wendy Darling's life is not what she imagined it would be. The doldrums of an empty house after her...
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Brittany Colpitts
I absolutely love Peter Pan , so I can't wait to read this
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:58
Victoria Scott
I love reading new takes on classic stories! Thank you for sharing!
Sunday, 16 February 2020 20:12
Lily M.
I just love retellings... Read More
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 03:16
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Author Chat with Lani Forbes (The Seventh Sun), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Lani Forbes author of The Seventh Sun. Read on for more about Lani and her book, plus an giveaway.         Meet Lani Forbes!       DJANGO WEXLER graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with degrees in creative writing and computer science,...
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Kristy
This is supposed to be about Lani Forbes, but you have a biography for Django Wexler.
Wednesday, 12 February 2020 11:24
Tiffany Engler
I love this cover!! Again, believe that you may have the wrong info on the author
Sunday, 16 February 2020 09:17
Brittany Colpitts
You have the wrong bio in the article!
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:57
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Spotlight on Selected (Barb Han), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Selected  by Barb Han.  Read on for more about Barb and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Barb Han!        Barb Han is a USA TODAY, Publisher's Weekly, and Amazon Bestselling Author. Reviewers have called her books "heartfelt" and...
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Brittany Colpitts
Gosh this is GORGEOUS. Absolutely on my list now.
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:56
Lauren
What a stunning cover! Very interested in learning more about New Maine and this prep school.
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 11:03
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Spotlight on Wardens Of Eternity (Courtney Allison Moulton), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Wardens Of Eternity  by Courtney Allison Moulton.  Read on for more about Courtney and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Courtney Allison Moulton!       Courtney Moulton is the author of WARDENS OF ETERNITY (January 21, 2020; HarperCollins/Blink), as well...
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Lauren
The cover immediately makes the think of Egypt, but I was really intriguied when I saw that Nazi Germany was going to be involved ... Read More
Tuesday, 11 February 2020 09:15
Brittany Colpitts
Super interesting concept. I love that the cover doesn't give too much away
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:53
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YABC's Buzzworthy Books Of Winter 2020 Plus GIVEAWAY!! ~ (US Only)

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Which ones are we buzzing about? Check out our list and be sure to enter the awesome giveaway that we are hosting!!!       From the creator of the hit TV series  The Bold Type  comes an empowering and heartfelt novel about a future female president's senior year of high...
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Tiffany Engler
Girl, Serpent, Thorn!!!
Monday, 10 February 2020 16:08
Colleen Burns
Cracked Up To Be
Monday, 10 February 2020 16:41
Dianna G.
I want to read Malice, Don't Read The Comments, and Every Other Weekend. Another book I'd like to see on this list -- What I Wan... Read More
Monday, 10 February 2020 20:20
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Author Of The Week: Author Chat with Evelyn Skye (Cloak Of Night), 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 Evelyn Skye , YABC's Author of the...
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover!
Monday, 10 February 2020 16:05
Brittany Colpitts
This one was already on my upcoming anticipated releases list ... Read More
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:53
Lily M.
Can't wait for this sequel, excited!!!
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 03:46
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Author Chat with Django Wexler (City Of Stone and Silence), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Django Wexler author of City Of Stone and Silence. Read on for more about Django and his book, plus an giveaway.         Meet Django Wexler!      DJANGO WEXLER graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with degrees in creative writing and computer...
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Brittany Colpitts
Love the concept,and the cover reminds me a bit of the manga Blame! which I really love ... Read More
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:53
Lily M.
Love how this cover was made, looks like a painting, and this book sounds like my kind of book. ... Read More
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 03:48
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Giveaway: All the Days Past, All the Days to Come (Mildred D. Taylor) ~ (US Only)

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All The Days Past, All The Days To Come (US Only) by: Mildred D Taylor Release Date: January 7th, 2020 Publisher: Penguin Young Readers     About the Book:  In her tenth book, Mildred Taylor completes her sweeping saga about the Logan family of Mississippi, which is also the story of...
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Dianna G.
I can't believe there are 10 books about the Logan family! I feel like I've been kept in the dark all this time.
Monday, 10 February 2020 20:16
jamesblack
i really love the blog and its a great effort my him and i would like to congratulate on this effort sell my house in Fort Myers ... Read More
Wednesday, 12 February 2020 00:44
Brittany Colpitts
Stunning cover, makes me want to pack up and take a roadtrip.
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:52
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Giveaway: Spindle and Dagger (J. Anderson Coats) ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Spindle and Dagger (US/Canada Only) by: J. Anderson Coats Release Date: March 10th, 2020 Publisher: Candlewick Press         About the Book: Wales, 1109. Three years ago, a warband raided Elen’s home. Her baby sister could not escape the flames. Her older sister fought back and almost killed the...
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Jennifer Mosel
Synopsis is intriguing. Sound different & not like every other story on the shelves right now. I flashed on scenes from Braveheart... Read More
Saturday, 08 February 2020 12:31
Shannon Mizikoski
I have been super interested in this since I first heard about it. I mean, 1109!? Yes please! It sounds so intense and unique, I a... Read More
Monday, 10 February 2020 20:52
Debra Branigan
The cover seems almost too tame for the storyline and time period which could be brutal to survive, but it is pretty. The storylin... Read More
Sunday, 16 February 2020 09:27
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Giveaway: Book Of Fire Trilogy Set (Michelle Kenney) ~ (INT)

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Book Of Fire Trilogy (INT) by: Michelle Kenney Publisher: Harpercollins HQ     About the Book: Storm of Ash (Book 3) blurb: As Talia treks back through the treacherous North Mountains, she knows only three things: Pantheon has stolen nearly everyone she loves her blood is the only control over the...
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shaina pierce
Sounds and looks great can't wait to read them!
Sunday, 09 February 2020 12:25
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