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Spotlight on The Vanishing Deep (Astrid Scholte), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Vanishing Deep  by Astrid Scholte.  Read on for more about Astrid and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Astrid Scholte!          Raised on a diet of Spielberg, Lucas and Disney, Astrid Scholte knew she wanted to be...
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Chrystal Stevens
This is an amazing story. Tempe is one of my new favorite characters. I can't imagine what it's like for her being all alone. She'... Read More
Sunday, 23 February 2020 00:57
Madeline Tebo
I loved the excerpt and can't wait to read more. Looking forward to this release!
Sunday, 23 February 2020 14:36
Dianna G.
I saw this book on an Instagram post and immediately wanted to read it. It sounds so interesting, and the cover is striking.... Read More
Tuesday, 25 February 2020 21:00
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Giveaway: The Beautiful (Renee Ahdieh) ~ (US Only)

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The Beautiful (US Only) by: Renee Ahdieh Release Date: October 8th, 2019 Publisher: Penguin Random House       About the Book:  In 1872, New Orleans is a city ruled by the dead. But to seventeen-year-old Celine Rousseau, New Orleans is a safe haven after she's forced to flee her life...
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! Can't wait to read another vampire book!!
Wednesday, 09 October 2019 08:23
Heidi
I love the look of the cover. I love anything to do with vampires so this is definitely on my list.
Thursday, 10 October 2019 22:50
Debra Branigan
The cover is gorgeous and the synopsis sounds fantastic. Best wishes on the novel.
Sunday, 13 October 2019 19:46
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Astrid Scholte (Four Dead Queens), 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 Astrid Scholte,  YABC's Author of the Week!! Astrid...
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John
Dreaming about sitting in a horse-drawn carriage when a futuristic silver car flies past does sound cliche! So very cliche! But ... Read More
Monday, 25 February 2019 15:37
Dianna G.
I've heard so many good things about this book! The summary is interesting, but it's honestly the cover that draws me in.
Monday, 25 February 2019 20:05
Brianna Peterson
What a regal cover! This sounds like a unique twist on the typical fantasy with murder mystery thrown in!
Saturday, 02 March 2019 22:30
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Teen Read Week 2017: Author Chat with Brendan Reichs (Nemesis), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Brendan Reichs (Genesis) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Brendan, his novel, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Brendan Reichs !   Brendan Reichs was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. He graduated from Wake Forest University...
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John
"What was your favorite book that you read when you were a Teen? Comment below!" Penrod, Brave New World.
Monday, 23 October 2017 16:53
Lily M.
Man, been wanting to read this book, besides reading fantasies I used to read suspense and mysteries by Anne Stuart.
Tuesday, 24 October 2017 04:59
Anne
I love all of Christopher Pike's books when I was a teen! They are all my favorites!
Monday, 06 November 2017 21:00
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Mindy McGinnis (Given To The Sea), Plus Giveaway!!

Author Of The Week: Chat with Mindy McGinnis (Given To The Sea), Plus Giveaway!!



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  Mindy McGinnis , YABC's Author of the Week!! Mindy...
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Heidi Wong
The cover is simply beautiful and the synopsis is extremely intriguing.
Monday, 10 April 2017 15:38
KM
I love Mindy McGinnis, so I'm sure this will be amazing.
Monday, 10 April 2017 21:06
John
The cover is well designed, the synopsis equally so.
Monday, 10 April 2017 22:00
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