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Giveaway: Deadman's Castle (Iain Lawrence) ~ (US Only)

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   Deadman's Castle (US Only) Author: Iain Lawrence Release Date: March 2nd, 2021 Publisher: Margaret Ferguson Books / Holiday House       About The Book For most of his life, Igor and his family have been on the run. Danger lurks around every corner—or so he's always been told. ....
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 03 March 2021 13:30
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Author Chat with Diane Zahler (Daughter of the White Rose), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Diane Zahler author of         Daugher of the White Rose. Read on for more about Diane and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Diane Zahler ! Diane Zahler is the author of over ten books for young readers,...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading!
Thursday, 18 February 2021 16:56
Tabitha Stephenson
I love this cover! I hope the trend of illustrated covers never ends. The plot sounds fantastic as well and I can't wait to dive i... Read More
Thursday, 18 February 2021 22:42
Amanda
A medieval setting and girl- power? What's not to love? Adore the cover!
Friday, 19 February 2021 18:08
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Spotlight on Ellie Makes Her Move (Marilyn Kaye), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to spotlight Ellie Makes Her Move (Marilyn Kaye).  Read on for more about Marilyn, an excerpt & plus giveaway!         Meet Marilyn Kaye ! Marilyn Kaye is the author of over 100 books for young readers, including The Spyglass Sisterhood, Gifted, and Replica series....
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Saturday, 13 February 2021 23:32
Chiara Jucha
This book sounds intriguing!
Wednesday, 17 February 2021 14:41
Debra Branigan
The cover is a great MG cover. I love the premise of the book and will putting this one in the hands of my granddaughter. Thanks f... Read More
Monday, 01 March 2021 14:44
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Spotlight on The Places We Sleep (Caroline Brooks DuBois), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to spotlight The Places We Sleep (Caroline Brooks DuBois).  Read on for more about Caroline, plus a excerpt & a giveaway!         Meet  Caroline Brooks DuBois ! Caroline Brooks DuBois is a poet and educator who received her MFA from the University of Massachusetts,...
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Zachary Snyder
Look forward to reading this!
Friday, 28 August 2020 11:36
Andrea Cerda
Looks like an interesting read
Monday, 31 August 2020 13:21
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Tuesday, 01 September 2020 07:08
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Spotlight on Rip To The Rescue (Miriam Halahmy), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Rip To The Rescue  by Miriam Halahmy.  Read on for more about Miriam and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Miriam Halahmy ! Miriam Halahmy is a poet, special needs educator, and novelist. She has worked with refugees in schools as...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it to my twins!
Thursday, 27 August 2020 13:04
Chiara Jucha
I think my students would love this book!
Friday, 11 September 2020 10:06
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is action-packed and matches this historical novel well.
Tuesday, 22 September 2020 17:50
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Spotlight on Out Of Darkness (Ashley Hope Perez), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Out Of Darkness  by Ashley Hope Perez.  Read on for more about Ashley and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Ashley Hope Perez !       Ashley Hope Pérez grew up in Texas and is the author of three...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great!
Wednesday, 12 August 2020 11:20
Andrea Cerda
Look like a good read!
Wednesday, 12 August 2020 18:39
Danielle Hammelef
I love the simplicity of the cover. This book sounds like an important read.
Thursday, 03 September 2020 15:38
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Spotlight on Brother's Keeper (Julie Lee), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Brother's Keeper  by Julie Lee.  Read on for more about Julie and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Julie Lee !       Julie Lee, a marketer-turned-writer, lives in an Atlanta suburb with her three children and her husband. A...
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Zachary Snyder
This book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 22 July 2020 11:33
Davianna Nieto
The cover is STUNNING and the synopsis sounds amazing.
Thursday, 30 July 2020 04:13
Gabby Roberts
I never hear enough of the other side of the war, and I'm interested to hear it. The cover is great, too!
Sunday, 09 August 2020 22:06
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Spotlight on Spiked (Jon McGoran), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Spiked  by Jon McGoran.  Read on for more about Jono and his book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Jon McGoran ! Jon McGoran writes thrillers for teens and adults. His first YA book, Spliced, was named an ALA LITA Excellence in Young Adult...
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Zachary Snyder
Book series looks great, looking forward to reading it!
Thursday, 07 May 2020 11:12
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is cool! I enjoy sci-fi and thrillers, so put them together and yes, please!
Thursday, 04 June 2020 12:29
Dan Denman
The book covers are interesting and eye catching. This series sounds like a good sci-fi adventure.
Saturday, 06 June 2020 13:16
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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 Realm Of Ruins (Hannah West), Exclusive First Excerpt, & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Realm Of Ruins  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 studying abroad in Orleans,...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is gorgeous and YA readers will be quick to pick it up. I enjoyed the excerpt provided and believe the book to be an exc... Read More
Wednesday, 28 November 2018 15:40
Tiffany Engler
I LOVE this cover. This book sounds so good!!
Thursday, 29 November 2018 08:15
Hannah
This cover is stunning and the book sounds great
Sunday, 02 December 2018 23:08
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