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Spotlight on Cool For The Summer (Dahlia Adler), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Cool For The Summer  by Dahlia Adler.  Read on for more about Dahlia and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Dahlia Adler ! DAHLIA ADLER is an editor of mathematics by day, the overlord of LGBTQ Reads by night, and a...
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Spotlight on Perfect On Paper (Sophie Gonzales), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US/Can Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Perfect On Paper  by Sophie Gonzales.  Read on for more about Sophie and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Sophie Gonzales !    SOPHIE GONZALES is a YA contemporary author. She graduated from the University of Adelaide and lives in...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it.
Tuesday, 09 March 2021 14:35
Tiffany Engler
This book sounds great!
Monday, 15 March 2021 19:04
Asteria
can't wait to read
Tuesday, 16 March 2021 05:21
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Spotlight on You Have A Match (Emma Lord), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to spotlight You Have A Match (Emma Lord).  Read on for more about Emma, plus a excerpt & a giveaway!         Meet Emma Lord ! Emma Lord is a digital media editor and writer living in New York City, where she spends whatever time...
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Simone
This has literal found family, and that is a trope I totally love. This sounds like the perfect book to read during summer.
Thursday, 07 January 2021 16:01
Zachary Snyder
Book looks great! Look forward to reading it!
Friday, 08 January 2021 12:49
Tiffany Engler
Can't wait to read this one!!
Monday, 11 January 2021 08:18
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Author Chat with Amanda Hocking (The Ever After), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Amanda Hocking author of The Ever After. Read on for more about Amanda and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Amanda Hocking ! AMANDA HOCKING is the author of over twenty young adult novels, including the  New York Times  bestselling Trylle...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great!
Monday, 04 January 2021 12:37
Zach Terry
Cover matches the set perfectly. Have Lost City/Morning Flower so just waiting to buy The Ever After so I can binge the trilogy b... Read More
Monday, 04 January 2021 16:54
Andrea Cerda
Been waiting for this boook and i love the cover!
Wednesday, 06 January 2021 21:11
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Janella Angeles (Where Dreams Descend)!

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Welcome to our weekly special feature post,  Author Of The Week !! Each week we will be interviewing a different YA author and highlighting their upcoming release!         Introducing  Janella Angeles , YABC's Author of the Week!       Janella Angeles  is a Filipino-American author who got her...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Monday, 31 August 2020 11:33
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Spotlight on Where Dreams Descend (Janella Angeles), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Where Dreams Descend  by Janella Angeles.  Read on for more about Janella and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Janella Angeles !          JANELLA ANGELES is a Filipino-American author who got her start in writing through consuming glorious...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 25 August 2020 10:49
Andrea Cerda
Im crazy to get this book on my hands!!!!!!! I need this so bad!!
Tuesday, 25 August 2020 18:18
Tiffany Engler
I love this cover!
Tuesday, 01 September 2020 07:47
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Author Chat with Romina Garber (Lobizona), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Romino Garber author of Lobizona. Read on for more about Romino and her book, an excerpt, plus a giveaway!       Meet Romina Garber !          ROMINA GARBER (pen name Romina Russell) is a  New York Times  and international bestselling...
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Sam Haurie
Thanks for the chance!
Monday, 24 August 2020 11:31
Blesseth Jackson
The cover of this book is so stunning!
Monday, 24 August 2020 13:55
Gabby Roberts
The cover is gorgeous! I enjoy anything related to folklore, so I'm almost positive I'll love this!
Tuesday, 25 August 2020 18:05
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Spotlight on The Mall (Megan McCafferty), Guest Post, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The Mall  by Megan McCafferty.  Read on for more about Megan and her book, an guest post, plus an giveaway!        Meet Megan McCafferty !    Megan McCafferty  writes fiction for tweens, teens and teens-at-heart of all ages. The author of several novels, she’s...
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Zachary Snyder
Book sounds great, funky cover!
Wednesday, 29 July 2020 10:50
Andrea Cerda
Like the neon colors cover!
Thursday, 30 July 2020 12:43
Morgan
Love the cover
Monday, 10 August 2020 10:44
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Spotlight on Mayhem (Estelle Laure), Plus Excerpt!

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Today we're excited to spotlight Mayhem  by Estelle Laure.  Read on for more about Estelle and her book, plus an excerpt!     Dear Reader,   Like Mayhem, I experienced a period of time when my life was extremely unstable. I can still remember what it was like to be shaken...
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Spotlight on What Unbreakable Looks Like (Kate McLaughlin), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight What Unbreakable Looks Like  by Kate McLaughlin.  Read on for more about Kate and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Kate McLaughlin !    KATE McLAUGHLIN likes people, so much so that she spends her days making up her own. She...
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Liz
i love this cover. can't wait to share this book with my niece!
Tuesday, 07 July 2020 03:31
Emily
This look really good
Tuesday, 14 July 2020 13:44
Danielle Hammelef
I like the cover. This book sounds emotional and important to read.
Saturday, 18 July 2020 18:45
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