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Spotlight on ICK!: Delightfully Disgusting Animal Dinners, Dwellings, and Animal Defenses (Melissa Stewart), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight ICK!: Delightfully Disgusting Animal Dinners, Dwellings, and Animal Defenses   by Melissa Stewart.  Read on for more about Melissa and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Melissa Stewart !    Melissa Stewart  has written more than 180 science books for...
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Spotlight on Elephant (Natalie Rodriguez), Plus Guest Post!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight Elephant (Natalie Rodriguez).  Read on for more about Natalie, plus a guest post!         Meet Natalie Rodriguez !        Natalie Rodriguez is an award-winning writer, director, producer, mental health and anti-violence/trauma advocate based in Los Angeles, CA. In 2014, she...
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Spotlight on The Amelia Six (Kristin L Gray), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Amelia Six  by Kristin L Gray .  Read on for more about Kristin and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Kristin Gray !   Kristin L. Gray is  the  author of  Vilonia Beebe Takes Charge  (which  Publishers Weekly  called...
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Victoria Scott
I love the cover! Sounds like an awesome addition to anyone's library!
Sunday, 28 June 2020 18:36
Liz
i can't wait to give this book to my niece!
Tuesday, 07 July 2020 03:44
Jessica Robayo
The cover is so cute! This seems like a great story.
Tuesday, 07 July 2020 11:59
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Spotlight on Sisters of Sword and Song (Rebecca Ross), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Sisters Of Sword and Song  by Rebecca Ross.  Read on for more about Rebecca and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Rebecca Ross !   Rebecca Ross grew up in Georgia, where she continues to reside. She received her bachelor’s...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 24 June 2020 10:11
Victoria Scott
Looks like a winner to me! Thanks for sharing!
Sunday, 28 June 2020 18:35
Alivia Hartz
I love books about the friendship between sisters!! This sounds so good!
Monday, 29 June 2020 17:21
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Spotlight on Libby Loves Science (Kimberly Derting & Shelli R. Johannes), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Libby Loves Science  by Kimberly Derting & Shelli R. Johannes.  Read on for more about Kimberly & Shelli and their book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Kimberly Derting !   As a child,  Kimberly Derting  spent hours drawing intricate underground “worm...
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Zachary Snyder
This book looks awesome! Can't wait for my niece to read it.
Thursday, 11 June 2020 13:01
Marissa Hakala
This looks amazing! I'm sure my science loving little cousin will love it, especially with a main character that looks like her!... Read More
Thursday, 11 June 2020 16:48
Andrea Carroll
Whoot Whoot! -- girls in science!!
Sunday, 21 June 2020 11:28
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Spotlight on Time Zero (Carolyn Cohagan), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Time Zero  by Carolyn Cohagan.  Read on for more about Carolyn and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Carolyn Cohagan !   Carolyn Cohagan began her writing career on the stage. She has performed stand-up and one-woman shows at festivals...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 09 June 2020 16:09
Victoria Scott
Sounds amazing! Thank you for sharing!
Wednesday, 10 June 2020 21:20
Gabby Roberts
I love the sound of destroying the patriarchy, so this book seems to be my style!
Thursday, 11 June 2020 03:30
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Spotlight on Wizard For Hire: Magic Required (Obert Skye), Plus Guest Post!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight Wizard For Hire (Obert Skye).  Read on for more about Obert, plus a guest post!         Meet Obert Skye !          Obert Skye is not who you think he is -- unless you think he's a best-selling author of...
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Spotlight on Lakeshire Park (Megan Walker), Plus Guest Post!

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  Today we're excited to spotlight Lakeshire Park (Megan Walker).  Read on for more about Megan, plus a guest post!         Meet Megan Walker !         Megan Walker was raised on a berry farm in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, where her imagination took her to times...
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Spotlight on Fractured Tide (Leslie Lutz), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Fractured Tide  by Leslie Lutz.  Read on for more about Leslie and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Leslie Lutz ! Leslie Karen Lutz  is the author of FRACTURED TIDE (May 5, 2020; HarperCollins/Blink) and a devoted fan of scuba...
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Zachary Snyder
This book looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 05 May 2020 12:32
Penny Olson
I love the cover. The story sounds terrifying. That's a good thing.
Thursday, 04 June 2020 23:47
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Spotlight on Don't Call The Wolf (Aleksandra Ross), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Don't Call The Wolf  by Aleksandra Ross.  Read on for more about Aleksandra and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Aleksandra Ross ! ALEKSANDRA ROSS lives in Vancouver, BC, where she works as a physician. When she isn’t writing stories,...
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Zachary Snyder
This book looks awesome, can't wait to read it!
Tuesday, 28 April 2020 20:58
Samantha
The cover on this is amazing, I love the symmetry and color palette. Books with these artistic covers always draw my attention. Pl... Read More
Tuesday, 19 May 2020 09:35
Brooklyn
I LOVE THIS COVER. And the title. Both immediately caught my eye.
Tuesday, 19 May 2020 20:12
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