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Spotlight on Ever the Hunter by Erin Summerill, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Ever the Hunter by Erin Summerill, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!








Today we're spotlighting  Erin Summerill's novel,  Ever the Hunted !  Read on for more about Erin and her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!   Meet Erin Summerill ! After completing a B.A. in English, Erin had aspirations to knock out the next great American novel. Her mom always taught her to...
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Stephanie Plotkin
I love the cover and synopsis and this book (and the author) are fantastic!! @TeacherofYA
Thursday, 29 December 2016 15:57
Susan Light
Sounds like my most favorite kind of book!
Thursday, 29 December 2016 20:18
Tiffany Engler
Everything about this book screams "fantastic"
Friday, 30 December 2016 09:07
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Spotlight on Dead Girls Society, Plus Review & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Dead Girls Society, Plus Review & Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting  Michelle Krys' novel,  Dead Girls Society !  Read on for more about Michelle and her novel, plus a review, and giveaway!     Meet Michelle Krys ! Michelle Krys  is the author of Hexed, Charmed, and Dead Girls Society. When she’s not writing books for teens, Michelle moonlights as...
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Katrina
This is listed as ending on 12/29, but when you click on the rafflecopter is says the giveaway has not started yet. When will it b... Read More
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 17:39
Candice Gigous
The cover is cool. The wax seal on the letter and the possible drops of blood give a mystery vibe. The synopsis is very intriguing... Read More
Friday, 30 December 2016 13:46
John
The cover has an austere brilliance, the synopsis has an elegant grace.
Friday, 30 December 2016 16:23
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Spotlight on Dork Diaries 11: Tales From a Not-So-Friendly Frenemy, Plus Giveaway!

Spotlight on Dork Diaries 11: Tales From a Not-So-Friendly Frenemy, Plus Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting  Rachel Renee Russell's novel, Dork Diaries 11: Tales Froma Not-So-Friendly Frenemy !  Read on for more about Rachel and her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!     Meet Rachel Renee Russell ! Rachel Renée Russell is an attorney who prefers writing tween books to legal briefs. (Mainly because books...
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John
The cover is finely designed and the synopsis full of clarity.
Saturday, 19 November 2016 08:47
Dianna G.
Cute cover. Very eye-catching for middle schoolers, I think. The synopsis is great. My students absolutely love the Dork Diarii... Read More
Monday, 12 December 2016 22:57
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is so much fun! This book sounds very cute and fun to read, even for adults!
Friday, 16 December 2016 20:23
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Spotlight on Rush (Sara Bennett Wealer), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Rush (Sara Bennett Wealer), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting Sara Bennett Wealer's novel,  Rush !  Read on for more about Sara, her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!         Meet Sara Bennett Wealer! Sara Bennett Wealer lives in Cincinnati with her husband, daughters, and a houseful of pets. Her first book, RIVAL, is published by HarperTeen....
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John
Splendid cover.! Splendid synopsis!
Monday, 14 November 2016 21:23
Kelly G
Love the cover and it sounds like such an interesting read!
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 15:16
Nancy Hernandez
I really like the cover and im curious about the story.
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 17:47
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Spotlight on The 13th Continuum (Jennifer Brody), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on The 13th Continuum (Jennifer Brody), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're spotlighting Jennifer Brody's novel,  The 13th Continuum !  Read on for more about Jennifer and her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!       Meet Jennifer Brody ! Jennifer Brody’s award-winning novel The 13th Continuum sold to Turner Publishing in a 3-book deal and is being packaged into a feature film. The...
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Anne
Love the cover! It sounds like an exciting read!
Saturday, 29 October 2016 13:00
Linda Romer
The 13th continuum sounds great! FANTASTIC cover ♡ Thank you
Saturday, 29 October 2016 23:11
Anne
I like the matching covers. Story sounds good!
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 16:55
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Spotlight on Midnight Hour by C.C. Hunter, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Midnight Hour by C.C. Hunter, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!



Today we're spotlighting  C.C. Hunter's novel,  Midnight Hour !  Read on for more about C.C. and her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!     Meet C.C. Hunter ! C.C. HUNTER  is the author of the New York Times bestselling Shadow Falls series. She lives in Spring, Texas where she's at work on...
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John
Intriguing cover and synopsis.
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 23:53
Jessie Chan
The cover seems very interesting and looks very pretty. It makes me wonder on why the girl is running. The synopsis is very intere... Read More
Monday, 14 November 2016 19:08
Candice Gigous
The beautiful cover has a mystical feeling. The synopsis is very intriguing. Love the Shadow Falls series.
Sunday, 20 November 2016 15:45
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Spotlight on Love Me Never (Sara Wolf), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Love Me Never (Sara Wolf), Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!


Today we're spotlighting  Sara Wolf's novel,  Love Me Never !  Read on for more about Sara and her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!         Meet Sara Wolf ! Sara Wolf is a twenty-something author who adores baking, screaming at her cats, and screaming at herself while she types...
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Tiffany Engler
OMG, this book sounds so good!!!!
Saturday, 22 October 2016 09:59
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Spotlight on Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

Spotlight on Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!




Today we're spotlighting   Zoraida Córdova's  novel , Labyrinth Lost!   Read on for more about Zoraida and her novel, plus an excerpt, and giveaway!     Meet Zoraida Córdova! Zoraida Córdova was born in Ecuador and raised in Queens, New York. She is the author of the Vicious Deep trilogy, the On the Verge...
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Eddie Black
I was fortunate enough to meet ZC at BTAFest last weekend. She is as beautiful as she is witty. I am so excited about the premi... Read More
Thursday, 29 September 2016 11:02
Danielle Lynn
That cover is amazing! I'm very excited about Labyrinth Lost. I've already heard so much positive feedback.
Friday, 30 September 2016 18:04
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Spotlight on Just A Few Inches by Tara St. Pierre, Plus Giveaway!

Spotlight on Just A Few Inches by Tara St. Pierre, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're spotlighting Tara St. Pierre's novel, Just A Few Inches!  Read on for more about Tara St. Pierre, her novel, an excerpt, plus a giveaway! Meet Tara St. Pierre !     Tara St. Pierre has been writing for over two decades, but her muse only sporadically provides inspiration. Her...
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Linda Romer
Just a few inches sounds interesting, I would like to read more of this story. Thank you
Thursday, 26 May 2016 14:21
Bethany
I got a chance to read this book in ebook for an honest review. Here it is: https://bethleesbookblog.blogspot.com/2015/12/review-... Read More
Saturday, 04 June 2016 21:59
Danielle Hammelef
This book will be interesting to read--I love that the author tackles the body image issues in a unique way. The colors of the cov... Read More
Sunday, 05 June 2016 08:46
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Spotlight on The Last Time We Were Us by Leah Konen, Plus Giveaway!

Spotlight on The Last Time We Were Us by Leah Konen, Plus Giveaway!




Today we're spotlighting Leah Konen's novel,  The Last Time We Were Us . Read on for a note from the author,  more about Leah, her novel, an excerpt, plus a giveaway!   I got the idea for THE LAST TIME WE WERE US in one of those all­at­once writer flashes (that...
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Linda Romer
The last time we were us sounds like a great story ♡ And I love the cover! Thank you
Saturday, 14 May 2016 22:19
Dianna G.
I like that the characters were teens who seemed to be a bit more mature.
Saturday, 21 May 2016 22:02
Shannon Mizikoski
This sounds like a great book, I love the idea of the characters reconnecting, and the whole friends-turned-lovers thing! Thanks s... Read More
Monday, 23 May 2016 23:13
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