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Spotlight on The Last Dragon (James Riley), Plus Guest Post & Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to spotlight The Last Dragon (James Riley).  Read on for more about James, an guest post, plus an giveaway!          Meet James Riley !   JAMES RILEY lives in Virginia. He is the author of Half Upon a Time, Twice Upon a Time, and Once Upon the End as...
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Giveaway: The Secret Spiral of Swamp Kid (Kirk Scroggs) ~ (US Only)

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The Secret Spiral of Swamp Kid (US Only) by: Kirk Scroggs Release Date: October 1st, 2019 Publisher: DC   About the Book:   Warning! Anyone caught reading this notebook without my permission will be tossed in the bayou with a rabid snapping turtle! Seriously, I mean it! My name is Russell...
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Spotlight on Glow Of The Fireflies (Lindsey Duga), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Glow Of The Fireflies by Lindsey Duga.  Read on for more about Lindsey and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet Lindsey Duga!   Lindsey Duga is a middle grade and young adult writer with a passion for fantasy, science fiction,...
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Renee Moore
Stunning cover! Look forward to this one.
Saturday, 02 November 2019 16:49
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Author Chat with Ethan Aldridge (Estranged #2: The Changeling King), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Ethan Aldridge, author of Estranged #2: The Changeling King.  Read on for more about Ethan and his book, plus an giveaway!            Meet Ethan Aldridge ! Ethan Aldridge is a New York Times bestselling illustrator and author living in New...
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Author Chat with PC Cast & Kristin Cast (Forgotten), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with PC Cast & Kristin Cast, author of The Forgotten.  Read on for more about PC Cast & Kristin Cast and their book, plus an giveaway!              Meet PC Cast!   C. Cast is a #1 New York Times and...
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jacqueline garcia
The silhouette though, I love the cover! And I so wanna read this after reading the synopsis
Sunday, 27 October 2019 01:23
Renee Moore
Beautifully dark cover!
Saturday, 02 November 2019 16:46
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Author Chat with Kathryn Berla (Beau & Bett), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Kathyrn Berla, author of Beau & Bett.  Read on for more about Kathryn and her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Kathryn Berla!     Kathryn Berla likes to write in a variety of genres including light fantasy, contemporary literary fiction,...
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Cover Reveal: THE KINDER POISON by Natalie Mae, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway! (US/CAN)

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Hi YABCers! We're super excited to reveal the gorgeous cover for Natalie Mae's THE KINDER POISON. Read on for a note from the author, the cover, an excerpt, and a giveaway!   NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR Hi YABC! Welcome to the exclusive cover reveal and chapter excerpt for THE KINDER POISON!...
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Renee Moore
Looking forward to this one!
Saturday, 02 November 2019 16:42
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Author Chat with Luanne G. Smith (The Vine Witch), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Luanne G. Smith author of The Vine Witch.  Read on for more about Luanne and her book, an excerpt, plus a giveaway!          Meet Luanne G. Smith!   Luanne G. Smith is the author of THE VINE WITCH, a historical fantasy...
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Debra Branigan
I love this book already! Witches, wine, French setting, what more could one ask? The cover is gorgeous and the synopsis sounds so... Read More
Sunday, 13 October 2019 20:06
jacqueline garcia
Witches and France? Two of my favorite things. I adore the cover !
Sunday, 27 October 2019 01:32
Renee Moore
Lovely cover!
Saturday, 02 November 2019 16:41
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Author Chat with K Eason (How Rory Thorne Destroyed The Multiverse), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with K Eason author of How Rory Thorne Destroyed The Multiverse.  Read on for more about K Eason and his book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet K Eason! Eason is a lecturer at the University of California, Irvine, where she...
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John
This book will really help anyone having to deal with unscrupulous ministers and foolish princes!
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 13:07
Debra Branigan
The cover is perfect as the title is out there for all to be intrigued. The synopsis sounds great and I can't wait to read this on... Read More
Sunday, 13 October 2019 20:01
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is eye-catching. The synopsis sounds intriguing and unique.
Sunday, 03 November 2019 17:58
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Author Of The Week: Renee Ahdieh (The Beautiful), Exclusive Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!!

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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  Renee Ahdieh , YABC's Author of the...
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Tiffany Engler
Love this cover!!!
Wednesday, 09 October 2019 08:25
Debra Branigan
A second chance for this beautiful and exciting book. Thanks.
Sunday, 13 October 2019 19:55
Katherine mate
Thanks for sharing this post.
Wednesday, 23 October 2019 01:39
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