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Author Chat with Mark Crilley (My Last Summer With Cass), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Mark Crilley author of My Last Summer With Cass.  Read on for more about Mark, his book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Mark Crilley ! Mark Crilley  is the author and illustrator of more than forty books, including several acclaimed graphic...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading.
Tuesday, 16 March 2021 14:45
Danielle Hammelef
Mark is a local author for me and is so talented. I love his work! The cover is beautiful and this sounds fun to read.
Saturday, 10 April 2021 13:54
Simone
A graphic novel is such a good way to tell a story, it's the best parts of reading and watching a movie at the same time.
Monday, 12 April 2021 20:05
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Giveaway: Sam's First Word (Bea Birdsong) ~ (US/Can Only)

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   Sam's First Word (US/Can Only) Author/Illustrator: Bea Birdsong/Holly Hatam Release Date: February 16th, 2021 Publisher: Little Brown YR        About The Book Your Baby's First Word Will Be Dada meets Everybody Poops in this silly story about a baby whose first word—POOP!—isn't getting the message across. Everyone in...
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Zachary Snyder
My twins will get a laugh out of this one!
Thursday, 11 February 2021 11:53
Kirsten Lyon
The cover is very cute, and based on the synopsis, I think my little niece will find it funny!
Thursday, 18 February 2021 10:41
Debra Branigan
This sounds like a cute one and very funny. Nice cover. Thanks for sharing.
Thursday, 25 February 2021 12:35
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Spotlight on The Enigma Game (Elizabeth Wein), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Enigma Game  by Elizabeth Wein.  Read on for more about Elizabeth and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Elizabeth Wein ! Elizabeth Wein was born in New York City, grew up abroad, and currently lives in Scotland with her...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Wednesday, 11 November 2020 20:56
Jeana Kwiecinski
Oh wow, this story sounds amazing!
Saturday, 14 November 2020 20:54
Victoria Scott
Thank you so much for sharing! Looks great!
Thursday, 19 November 2020 11:18
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Author Chat with Mara Fitzgerald (Beyond The Ruby Veil) Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Mara Fitzgerald author of Beyond The Ruby Veil. Read on for more about Mara and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Mara Fitzgerald ! Mara Fitzgerald  writes YA fantasy about unlikable female characters who ruin everything. She is a biologist by...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading!
Thursday, 22 October 2020 12:39
Andrea Cerda
Looks like my type of read and the cover is gorgeous!
Thursday, 22 October 2020 15:06
Abigail Lowry
This book looks amazing! Can’t wait to read!
Thursday, 22 October 2020 16:29
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Spotlight on The Popper Penguin Rescue (Eliot Schrefer), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to spotlight The Popper Penguin Rescue (Eliot Schrefer).  Read on for more about Eliot, plus a excerpt & a giveaway!         Meet  Eliot Schrefer !   ELIOT SCHREFER is a New York Times-bestselling author, and has twice been a finalist for the National Book Award. In...
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Zachary Snyder
This book sounds so fun! Look forward to reading it.
Friday, 16 October 2020 12:31
Penny Olson
The cover is cute and the story sounds really fun.
Friday, 06 November 2020 18:05
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is cute. This book sounds fun to read.
Saturday, 07 November 2020 17:25
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