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Teen Read Week 2017: Author Chat with Adriana Mather (Haunting The Deep), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Adriana Mather (Haunting The Deep )   as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Adriana, her novel, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Adriana Mather !   Adriana Mather is the New York Times bestselling author of "How to...
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Lily M.
You had me at Titanic ?? i'm in
Tuesday, 24 October 2017 04:41
jacqueline garcia
i loved the hunger games as a teen (:
Wednesday, 25 October 2017 23:47
Candice Gigous
One of my favorite books that I read as teen was Twilight.
Monday, 30 October 2017 01:52
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Teen Read Week 2017: Author Chat with Julie Eshbaugh (Obsidian and Stars), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Julie Eshbaugh (Obsidian and Stars) as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Julie, her novel, plus a giveaway!             Meet Julie Eshbaugh ! Julie Eshbaugh once produced an online video series for teens which received...
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Lily M.
These covers have always caught my attention ??
Friday, 13 October 2017 23:28
Shannon Mizikoski
My favorite from when I was a teen, this is hard! I didn't really have a favorite, but a lot of series that were favorites. I love... Read More
Sunday, 22 October 2017 23:16
John
"What was your favorite book that you read when you were a Teen? Comment below!" Penrod, Brave New World.
Monday, 23 October 2017 16:13
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Teen Read Week 2017: Author Chat with Romily Bernard (Never Apart), Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with  Romily Bernard  (Never Apart)   as part of YABC's Teen Read Week! Read on for more about Romily, her novel, plus a giveaway! Meet  Romily Bernard ! Romily Bernard graduated from Georgia State University with a Literature degree. Since then, she’s worked as a riding...
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Lily M.
I've always ben I interested in books or movies like this book, they are always suspenseful. And they keep you guessing ?
Friday, 13 October 2017 23:02
Aireanna Lesch
I am still a teen but the best series that I have ever read is Harry Potter!!!
Saturday, 04 November 2017 02:13
Danielle Hammelef
My favorite book I read as a teen was Little Women.
Saturday, 04 November 2017 13:11
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