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Waiting On Wednesday ~ May 6th, 2020

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.             *Caitlin's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Fae's Destruction (M Lynn/Melissa Craven)   Author: M Lynn/Melissa Craven Expected publication:  May...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ April 29th, 2020

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.             *Lillian's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Fae's Defiance (M Lynn/Melissa Craven)   Author: M Lynn/Melissa Craven Expected publication:  May...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ February 26th, 2020

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.             *Samantha's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    The Tea Dragon (Katie O'Neill)   Author: Katie O' Neill Expected publication:  September...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ February 5th, 2020

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.             *Samantha's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Gloom Town (Ronald D Smith)   Author: Ronald Smith Expected publication:  February 11th,...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ January 22nd, 2020

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.             *Caitlin's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Imagine Me (Taherh Mafi)   Author: Tahereh Mafi Expected publication:  March 31st, 2020...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ January 15th, 2020



Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.             *Samantha's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Felix Ever After (Kacen Callender)   Author: Kacen Callender Expected publication:  January 20th,...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ December 11th, 2019

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.             *Caitlin's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Don't Read The Comments (Eric Smith)   Author: Eric Smith Expected publication:  January...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ December 4th, 2019

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.             *Lillian's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Jesse and the Ice Princess (Michelle MacQueen)   Author: Michelle MacQueen Expected publication:...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ November 27th, 2019

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.                 *Samantha's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)   Cloak Of Night (Evelyn Skye)   Author: Evelyn Skye Expected publication:...
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ November 20th, 2019

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.                 *Samantha's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)   Children Of Virtue and Vengeance (Tomi Adeyemi)   Author: Tomi Adeyemi...
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