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Sneak Peek: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love, Plus Giveaway

Sneak Peek: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love, Plus Giveaway



Today we're offering a sneak peek of Sarvenaz Tash's novel,  The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love!  Read on for more about Sarvenaz, her novel, chapter reveal, plus a giveaway!   Meet Sarvenaz Tash! Sarvenaz Tash was born in Tehran, Iran and grew up on Long Island, NY. She received her BFA...
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shelby
this sounds like a great book! i would love to read!
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 22:54
Clarissa
This book looks really good. The cover is very nice and the description sounds awesome.
Thursday, 16 June 2016 11:40
Vivien
So eager to read this book. Sounds fantastic!
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 21:26
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Giveaway: Three Day Summer by Sarvenaz Tash (US Only)

Giveaway: Three Day Summer by Sarvenaz Tash (US Only)
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Three Day Summer by  Sarvenaz Tash Release Date:  May 19, 2015   About the Book Boy meets girl at the most amazing concert the world has ever seen. Michael is unsure about most things. Go to college? Enlist in the military? Break up with his girlfriend? All big question marks. He...
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shelby
Woodstock!!
Tuesday, 10 November 2015 20:45
Linda Romer
Woodstock ♡ thank you
Sunday, 15 November 2015 09:37
Callie Wyles
Woodstock
Monday, 16 November 2015 11:04
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love by Sarvenaz Tash + Giveaway (US Only)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love by Sarvenaz Tash + Giveaway (US Only)
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Happy Friday, YABCers! We have an extra treat for you today: not only are we revealing a cover, but we're also revealing the full jacket!  Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE GEEK'S GUIDE TO UNREQUITED LOVE by Sarvenaz Tash, releasing June 14, 2016 from Simon &...
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Jennifer Y.
This cover is great...I NEED to know this guy's story. I am looking forward to reading this book because it sounds awesome. I'm so... Read More
Friday, 10 July 2015 23:36
Devyn B.
The cover looks amazing and the synopsis is nicely written.
Saturday, 11 July 2015 13:33
Devyn B.
The cover looks amazing and the synopsis is nicely written.
Saturday, 11 July 2015 13:33
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Giveaway: Three Day Summer by Sarvenaz Tash (International)

Giveaway: Three Day Summer by Sarvenaz Tash (International)
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Three Day Summer by Sarvenaz Tash Release Date: 5/19/2015     About the Book Michael is unsure about most things. Go to college? Enlist in the military? Break up with his girlfriend? All big question marks. He is living for the moment and all he wants is a few days at...
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Andrew
I would want to see Anthony Green, Lucero, and The Weepies!
Friday, 01 May 2015 20:55
Susan T.
Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison and Freddy Mercury! I'm old school! Lol!
Monday, 04 May 2015 21:02
Agustina Gonzalez
Maroon 5, Katy Percy, and a nsync reunion
Thursday, 07 May 2015 13:15
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