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It's REACHED Day!

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  Fellow Traders, Success has been REACHED! Celebrate the release of the highly anticipated final chapter in the Matched trilogy by grabbing your copy today! You can participate in REACHED day on Facebook , Twitter & Tumblr too. Here's my review:   All has been sorted...and I'm still Team Kyander. I...
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Trailer Time: REACHED by Ally Condie

Trailer Time: REACHED by Ally Condie
Hello Fellow Traders, The Rising is coming.  No one can stop it, not even the Society.  We need to help spread the word of their mission to everyone as quickly as possible!  Here's how you can help: Watch the REACHED trailer. (Team Xander, you WANT to see this.)  Embed the REACHED...
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Help Cassia Cross Over

Help Cassia Cross Over
Hello Fellow Traders, Our challenge this week is to help Cassia as she crosses over from the safety of the only world ever she's known into the dangerous territory of The Carving. Unsure of what her journey into the Outer Provinces will bring, she hopes to find Ky but she may...
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Rise Up!

Rise Up!
Hello Fellow Traders, The Rising needs new recruits to help build up the rebel forces if we're going to take down The Society. Will YOU Rise Up to the challenge?  Go to the Matched Trilogy Facebook page and tell all of your friends to do the same! Be sure to check...
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Giveaway: Get MATCHED & Get SWAG! (US only)


  Hello Traders, YABC has gotten word that another challenge has been issued in the battle against The Society. As many of you are aware, The Society is corrupt but Cassia has informed us that there are still people who need to know. The seeds of dissent and rebellion were first...
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Countdown to Reached

Countdown to Reached
  May I Have Your Attention Please... YABC has just received an urgent message from Cassia Reyes. (I hear the messenger was forced to cross The Carving with no help from a certain Aberration whose name rhymes with "sky".)   Hello Fellow Traders, The Society is strengthening. The Archivists, matched with...
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