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Author Of The Week: Chat with Amy Rose Capetta/Cori McCarthy (Once & Future), 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 Amy Rose Capetta & Cori McCarthy,  YABC's...
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Asia
This book sounds so interesting!
Monday, 01 April 2019 07:49
Tiffany Engler
Love this cover! Can't wait to read it!
Thursday, 04 April 2019 12:06
Candice Gigous
The cover is pretty and cool. The synopsis is very captivating. This book is on my to read list. I really like the idea of a King ... Read More
Monday, 08 April 2019 11:50
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Natasha Ngan (Girls Of Paper and Fire), 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  Natasha Ngan , YABC's Author of the...
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Debra Branigan
The cover will attract your readers; it's beautiful. The storyline is exciting and I can't wait to read this book.
Monday, 12 November 2018 10:53
Tiffany Engler
I have heard so many good things about this book! Can't wait to read it
Monday, 12 November 2018 11:03
Candice Gigous
The cover is beautiful. The synopsis is very captivating. I am looking forward to this book.
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 09:42
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Author Chat with Merrill Wyatt (Ernestine, Catastrophe Queen)

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Today we're excited to chat with Merrill Wyatt , author of Ernestine, Catastrophe Queen ! Read on for more info about Merrill and an interview! Meet Ernestine, Catastrophe Queen !     We all know and love Ramona, Matilda, and Harriet the Spy. Now meet Ernestine. Ernestine is the kind of kid who gets things...
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Author Chat with Joey Green (Not So Normal Norbert)

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Today we're excited to chat with Joey Green , co-author of Not So Normal Norbert ! Read on for more info about Joey and an interview! Meet Not So Normal Norbert !   James Patterson's rollicking new middle grade novel is a hilarious adventure into a futuristic world, where different is...
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Author Chat with Lyndsay Ely (Gunslinger Girl), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Lyndsay Ely , author of  Gunslinger Girl.   Read on for more about Lyndsay and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Lyndsay Ely ! Lyndsay Ely is a writer and creative professional who currently calls Boston home. She is a geek, a...
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Olivia F
For some reason, I can't view the giveaway link?
Tuesday, 02 January 2018 10:00
CJ Redwine, Site and Staff Manager
Fixed!
Wednesday, 03 January 2018 13:26
Olivia F
Thanks so much! This book looks awesome!
Thursday, 04 January 2018 07:47
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3rd Annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza ~ Day 11

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Welcome to YABC's third annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! We're featuring some of the hottest titles of the year--perfect for the book lover on your holiday list!--with exciting prize packs every day for the first twelve days of December. Each giveaway will run for seven days. Giveaways are US...
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Danielle Hammelef
I'm most excited for Foolish Hearts and Expelled.
Monday, 11 December 2017 12:44
John
The Hazel Wood and Jackie Ha-HA look interesting, as do all the rest!
Monday, 11 December 2017 18:53
Dianna G.
Jacky Ha Ha is the one I'm most interested in. I think my son would like it. I'd put it on my classroom bookshelf when he finishes... Read More
Monday, 11 December 2017 21:20
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Giveaway: EXPELLED (US Only)

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JIMMY Patterson provided the prizes for this giveaway! Expelled (US Only) by: James Patterson and Emily Raymond Release Date: October 23, 2017 Publisher: JIMMY Patterson About the Book: One viral photo. Four expelled teens. Everyone’s a suspect. Will Foster's Twitter account used to be anonymous—until someone posted The Photo that got...
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Hannah
The cover really catches your eye
Sunday, 12 November 2017 02:19
Erin
I loved participating in all of the clubs and sports in high school. And experiencing those first moments of freedom without havin... Read More
Sunday, 12 November 2017 18:13
Kelly G
High school was tough for me and honestly I'm not sure I miss all that much about it!
Sunday, 12 November 2017 23:36
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Giveaway: Laugh Out Loud (James Patterson) ~ (US Only)

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Laugh Out Loud (US Only) by: James Patterson Release Date: August 28th, 2017 Publisher: JIMMY Patterson Books     About the Book: Jimmy loves reading so much that he's inspired to start a book company for kids--run by kids. It's a bit dream for a twelve-year-old boy--some would even say it's laugh-out-loud...
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John
The cover looks risible! I like the idea of books with "clever references"!
Tuesday, 22 August 2017 18:41
Dan Denman
The cover is colorful and fun. Jimmy sounds like a good character. This sounds like a fun and imaginative story.
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 10:37
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is fun and the synopsis makes me want to read this imaginative book.
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 15:16
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