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Author Of The Week: Chat with Livia Blackburne (Umbertouched), 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  Livia Blackburne , YABC's Author of...
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Olivia F
So excited for this sequel, and I love the title!
Monday, 05 November 2018 13:04
Debra Branigan
I am excited to read this sequel. I think the title and cover are great. Good luck with the novel.
Tuesday, 06 November 2018 14:07
Candice Gigous
The cover is unique and matches the first book. The synopsis makes me want to read more. I am looking forward to this one.
Wednesday, 07 November 2018 08:05
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Livia Blackburne (Rosemarked), 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  Livia Blackburne , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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John
The cover has a lot of sfumatto pink. We must fight the Amparan Empire!
Monday, 20 November 2017 19:43
Bookish Haze
The cover is simple yet beatiful! And the synopsis really fires my desire to read the book!
Saturday, 25 November 2017 15:58
Delaney
This book sounds awesome and the cover is so gorgeous!
Sunday, 26 November 2017 11:17
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Release Day Blitz & Giveaway: Rosemarked (Livia Blackburne)

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Hi Everyone! This is Livia Blackburne, and I'm thrilled to share ROSEMARKED with you at long last. There are a lot of elements to this book, including a love story, a spy story, reflections on trauma and mortality, medical ethics, and political intrigue.  Perhaps because of this, my research for the...
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Daughter of Dusk by Livia Blackburne + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Daughter of Dusk by Livia Blackburne + Giveaway (International)
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Hey, everyone! We have another gorgeous cover reveal for you! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for DAUGHTER OF DUSK by Livia Blackburne, releasing August 4, 2015 from Disney-Hyperion. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Livia:   Hi YABC! I'm so excited to share...
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Melissa H.
The cover is amazing!!! I don't read synopsis'.....I love not knowing what a book is about when I start it. I'm guilty of pick boo... Read More
Thursday, 12 February 2015 12:08
Jessica Boehret
Love the cover! So gorgeous. Plus, ya know, I have an affinity for purple. Admittedly, I haven't read The Midnight Thief yet, so... Read More
Thursday, 12 February 2015 12:35
Kim Waters
Looks & sounds so good! :-) Really loving the purple!
Thursday, 12 February 2015 23:38
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