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Author Chat with Debra Green (Violet and the Pie of Life), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Debra Green author of Violet and the Pie of Life.  Read on for more about Debra, her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Debra Green ! Debra Green has written many books for children, including the  Silver Pony Ranch  series and...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it.
Tuesday, 09 March 2021 14:35
Melanie Bracco
Love the cute cover, and the synopsis sounds good!
Sunday, 21 March 2021 17:23
Debra Branigan
The cover is cute and looks great. The synopsis sounds like a solid read for MG.
Thursday, 01 April 2021 14:30
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Giveaway: Houdini and Me (Dan Gutman) ~ (US Only)

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   Houdini and Me (US Only) Author: Dan Gutman Release Date: March 2nd, 2021 Publisher: Holiday House       About The Book Harry has always admired the famous escape artist Houdini. And when Houdini asks for help in coming back to life, it seems like an amazing chance...or could it...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it.
Tuesday, 02 March 2021 11:33
Chiara Jucha
I think my kids would love this!
Monday, 08 March 2021 13:33
Debra Branigan
I love Dan Gutman's work and this one looks to be perfect for his young readers. Thanks for sharing.
Monday, 15 March 2021 19:58
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Author Chat with Kate Albus (A Place To Hang The Moon), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Kate Albus author of         A Place To Hang The Moon. Read on for more about Kate and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Kate Albus ! Kate Albus grew up in New York and now lives with...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Friday, 05 February 2021 16:17
Gabby Roberts
I love found family stories, so this book sounds adorable!
Tuesday, 09 February 2021 01:52
Amanda
I could definitely use a heart- warming read! Such a charming cover and synopsis.
Saturday, 13 February 2021 10:12
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Spotlight on Among The Fallen (Virginia Frances Schwartz), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Among The Fallen  by Virginia Frances Schwartz.  Read on for more about Virginia and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Virginia Frances Schwartz!         Virginia Frances Schwartz grew up in rural Ontario, Canada, but now lives in...
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Brittany
I've been seeing this shared all over goodreads and super excited to read it
Sunday, 16 February 2020 11:02
Shannon Mizikoski
I am sooooo excited for this one! It has been on my TBR for ages, I am always such a sucker for mysteries in historical books too-... Read More
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 20:30
Debra Branigan
The cover is nice, but the synopsis is what I find unique and interesting. I love the Victorian Era and Dickens so this is a perfe... Read More
Wednesday, 26 February 2020 18:38
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Teen Read Week: Author Chat with Hannah West (Realm Of Ruins), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Hannah West (Realm Of Ruins) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Hannah, her novel, plus a giveaway!           Meet  Hannah West !      Hannah West’s debut, Kingdom of Ash and Briars, received a starred...
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Debra Branigan
Love the cover and the storyline. This one sounds exciting.
Monday, 15 October 2018 15:41
Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! This book sounds good!
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 07:41
M.A. Briones
omygosh. i.love. that. COVER!!!! and the story line!!!!!! This is going to be AMAZING
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 21:14
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Author Chat with Ruth Freeman (One Good Thing About America), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Ruth Freeman, author of  One Good Thing About America.   Read on for more about Ruth and her book, plus a giveaway!       YABC:   What gave you the inspiration to write this book? In two words: my students. I walked into my...
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Dianna G.
I really like the subject of this book. In fact, for some kids -- moving to a new state can feel like moving to a new country! T... Read More
Monday, 22 May 2017 21:05
Danielle Lynn
The cover is unlike many middle-grade books I've seen. It isn't cheesy or childish. It's actually quite pleasing. The synopsis so... Read More
Monday, 12 June 2017 17:06
Kelly G
The cover is interesting and the book sounds intriguing!
Wednesday, 14 June 2017 17:07
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