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Author Chat with Tamara Ireland Stone (Little Do We Know), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Tamara Ireland Stone , author of  Little Do We Know .   Read on for more about Tamara and her book, plus a giveaway!   Meet  Tamara Ireland Stone !   Tamara Ireland Stone writes young adult and middle grade novels. Her New York Times...
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Olivia F
So excited for this one! Already on hold at my library!
Thursday, 31 May 2018 10:50
Tiffany Engler
I love her books! And I am in love with this cover!!!
Thursday, 31 May 2018 18:24
Dianna G.
Honestly, the cover was the #1 reason I even looked at this book. It's stunning. The summary makes me even more interested. Who h... Read More
Saturday, 02 June 2018 17:55
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Spotlight on Click'd by Tamara Ireland Stone



Today we're excited to spotlight Tamara Ireland Stone's book   Click'd.   Read on for more about Tamara and her book, plus a a special essay from the author!   My STEM Mentor: My Dad I’ve never been a big fan of gender roles. When I was a little girl, I...
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Giveaway: Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone (US Only)

Giveaway: Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone (US Only)
EVERY LAST WORD By Tamara Ireland Stone In stores June 16th   About the Book If you could read my mind, you wouldn't be smiling.   Samantha McAllister looks just like the rest of the popular girls in her junior class. But hidden beneath the straightened hair and expertly applied makeup...
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Amanda Julia
Caroline introduces Sam to Poet's Corner.
Friday, 15 May 2015 15:44
Erin
Caroline introduces Sam to Poet's Corner!
Monday, 18 May 2015 21:23
Shannon Mizikoski
Poet's Corner
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 01:15
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Cover Reveal: Time After Time by Tamara Ireland Stone (plus US/Canada giveaway)

Cover Reveal: Time After Time by Tamara Ireland Stone (plus US/Canada giveaway)
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Today, YABCers, we bring you the cover reveal for Tamara Ireland Stone's latest and greatest, TIME AFTER TIME! Are you ready to see it and read what it's all about?  I know you are! But first, a message from Tamara: Hi YABC readers! Today's the day! Finally! I can't begin to...
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YABC
SOOO PRETTY!!!! Oh my gosh...
Thursday, 21 February 2013 12:01
Sana
Yay, it's up! Really like it, the colors are amazing. Great cover =D
Thursday, 21 February 2013 12:03
Jen
*FLAILS* This cover is GORGEOUS and I can't WAIT to read this!!!... Read More
Thursday, 21 February 2013 12:08
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