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Spotlight on Jaclyn and the Beanstalk (Mary Ting), Interview, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight Jaclyn and the Beanstalk by Mary Ting!  Read on for more about Mary and her book, an interview, plus an giveaway!        Meet Jaclyn and the Beanstalk ! What fate awaits a girl who hears monsters at night… Sixteen-year-old Jaclyn looks up to her...
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Renee Moore
I love, love, LOVE, re-tellings of old fables. Especially when the main character is a strong woman! Beautiful cover.
Thursday, 06 September 2018 13:48
Fedora Chen
Love the sounds of this, and the cover is definitely eyecatching!
Saturday, 08 September 2018 01:02
Marisa Fort
Love the cover, it is beautiful! The synopsis sounds awesome!
Monday, 10 September 2018 19:34
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Spotlight on Project Prometheus by Aden Polydoros, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Project Prometheus  by Aden Polydoros!  Read on for more about Aden and his book, plus an excerpt & giveaway!      Meet Aden Polydoros!   Aden Polydoros grew up in Long Grove, Illinois, and now lives in Arizona. He is a writer of young adult fiction....
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Renee Moore
Looks good!
Saturday, 01 September 2018 16:37
Dianna G.
Great cover! My daughter loved the Maximum Ride series, this kind of reminds me of it.
Saturday, 01 September 2018 21:46
John
"What do you think about the cover and the synopsis?" I suspect sci-fi is involved! Revenge and assassins sound good!
Saturday, 08 September 2018 16:06
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Spotlight on Echoes by Alice Reeds, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Echoes  by Alice Reeds!  Read on for more about Alice and her book, plus an excerpt & giveaway!    Meet Alice Reeds!   Alice Reeds was born in a small town in Germany but spent her first eight years in Florida, USA. Later on, she moved...
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Dianna G.
Well, this one sounds creepy as all get out! The cover didn't give me chills, though.
Saturday, 11 August 2018 09:11
Marisa Fort
The cover is awesome and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Sunday, 12 August 2018 16:45
Janell Goode
love the cover and the synopsis
Monday, 13 August 2018 12:03
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Rockstar Book Tours Blog Tour, Spotlight & Giveaway: Fresh Ink Anthology

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Hello! Today YABC is hosting the blog tour stop for     Fresh Ink, an anthology   Read on for more about Fresh Ink and a tour-wide giveaway!                     Meet  Fresh Ink !   In partnership with We Need Diverse Books, thirteen of...
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Spotlight on City of Islands by Kali Wallace, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  City of Islands  by Kali Wallace!  Read on for more about Kali and her book, plus an excerpt & giveaway!    Meet Kali Wallace!       Kali Wallace is the author of two novels for teens and many short stories. She studied geology for years,...
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Marisa Fort
The cover is beautiful and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 30 July 2018 23:54
Penny Olson
The cover is beautiful and the synopsis sounds fascinating.
Sunday, 12 August 2018 23:24
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is gorgeous and I love the premise and setting too.
Wednesday, 22 August 2018 15:43
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Spotlight on Price of Duty by Todd Strasser, Plus Guest Post & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Price of Duty  by Todd Strasser!  Read on for more about Todd and his book, plus a guest post about the "Forever War" & giveaway!    Meet Todd Strasser!       Todd Strasser is the author of many award-winning YA novels, including The Wave, Give...
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Janell Goode
love the cover and the synopsis....we have a retired military member in my family asnd this is awesome.
Monday, 23 July 2018 10:53
Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds awesome!
Monday, 30 July 2018 23:43
Kara S
The cover doesn't seem to do justice to the serious thematic content and the quality of the writing from what I've heard...but it ... Read More
Tuesday, 31 July 2018 05:18
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Spotlight on Watching You by Shannon Greenland, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Watching You  by Shannon Greenland!  Read on for more about Shannon and her book, plus an excerpt & giveaway!    Meet Shannon Greenland!     Shannon Greenland, or S. E. Green, is the award winning author of the teen thriller, Killer Instinct, a YALSA Quick Pick...
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Janell Goode
loved the cover and the synopis
Saturday, 21 July 2018 11:06
Lily M.
Mystery ❤❤
Friday, 27 July 2018 18:24
Marisa Fort
The cover is intriguing and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 30 July 2018 23:26
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Spotlight on Camp Valor by Scott McEwen, Plus Excerpt!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Camp Valor  by Scott McEwen!  Read on for more about Scott and his book, plus an excerpt!    Meet Scott McEwen!   SCOTT MCEWEN is the author of many books and the co-author of #1  New York Times  bestseller  American Sniper , which has sold more...
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Spotlight on Tokyo's Last Vampire by Tiffany Wayne, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  Tokyo's Last Vampire  by Tiffany Wayne!  Read on for more about Tiffany and her book, plus an excerpt & giveaway!    Meet Tiffany Wayne!       Tiffany Wayne is a Kansas girl by birth but has lived all over the world, including ten years in...
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Janell Goode
awesome book and synopis
Saturday, 21 July 2018 10:54
Marisa Fort
The cover is beautiful and the synopsis sounds amazing!
Monday, 30 July 2018 23:24
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is powerful with my favorite colors. The synopsis sounds suspenseful.
Saturday, 04 August 2018 16:09
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Spotlight on After the Green Withered by Kristin Ward, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to spotlight  After the Green Withered  by Kristin Ward!  Read on for more about Kristin and her book, plus an excerpt & giveaway!    Meet Krisitin Ward!       Kristin Ward lives is a small town in Connecticut with her husband, three sons, and numerous furry and...
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Marisa Fort
The cover is amazing and the synopsis sounds awesome!
Monday, 30 July 2018 23:21
Danielle Hammelef
The cover fits the dystopian synopsis well. The synopsis sounds intriguing.
Saturday, 04 August 2018 15:58
wendy rinebold
Very cool cover. This story sounds really interesting. I love dystopian novels.
Sunday, 05 August 2018 20:58
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