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Author Chat with Tricia Springstubb (The Most Perfect Thing in the Universe), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Tricia Springstubb author of The Most Perfect Thing in the Universe.  Read on for more about Tricia, her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Tricia Springstubb ! Tricia Springstubb has written many well-reviewed books for young readers, including  What Happened on...
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Kristy Nuttall
I loved reading this interview! I like how you start your books with a question! And I love your quote about eggs--so interesting ... Read More
Saturday, 05 June 2021 14:21
Danielle Hammelef
Cute cover and so fun! I think this book will bring out all the emotions in me.
Sunday, 27 June 2021 15:30
Debra Branigan
The cover is attractive and the synopsis sounds like a great read. Thanks for sharing.
Wednesday, 30 June 2021 20:47
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Author Chat with Ena Jones (Six Feet Below Zero), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Ena Jones author of Six Feet Below Zero.  Read on for more about Ena, her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Ena Jones ! Ena Jones is the author of Clayton Stone series, about which  Kirkus Reviews  raved "What really makes...
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Chiara Jucha
This looks intriguing!
Monday, 19 April 2021 15:53
Danielle Hammelef
I love the fun cover and this book is high on my want-to-read list after reading the synopsis.
Saturday, 08 May 2021 17:16
Melanie Bracco
The cover is really cute and the story sounds interesting!
Thursday, 13 May 2021 11:36
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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
Chiara Jucha
Sounds intriguing!
Monday, 08 March 2021 13:29
Debra Branigan
The cover is just atmospheric enough to give the idea you are in for a very suspenseful read. I love this author's work, so I look... Read More
Monday, 15 March 2021 20:06
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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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