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Featured Review: Not Another Love Song (Olivia Wildenstein)

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About This Book: An aspiring teenage singer finds herself playing a different tune when she falls for a boy who could jeopardize her future dreams in Olivia Wildenstein's romantic YA novel,  Not Another Love Song . Angie has studied music her entire life, nurturing her talent as a singer. Now a...
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Author Chat with Erica Waters (Ghost Wood Song), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Erica Waters author of Ghost Wood Song. Read on for more about Erica and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Erica Waters ! Erica Waters  grew up in the pine  woods  of rural Florida, though she now resides in Nashville, TN....
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it.
Monday, 13 July 2020 12:44
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Author Of The Week: Anna Jarzab (Breath Like Water), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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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! We will also be hosting a giveaway of the book we are highlighting!!           Introducing Anna Jarzab , YABC's Author of...
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Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Monday, 13 July 2020 11:27
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Heatwave: Summer's Just Heating Up. Check Out These 6 Summer Released, Or Soon-To-Be Released YA Titles!







Entwined by A.J. Rosen     Sometimes love gets a bit twisted. Avery Montgomery doesn’t even know if she wants a soul mate. As a member of the Hellenicus—a race founded in antiquity and descended directly from the Greek gods—Avery’s attending her first Gathering where she’ll gain the ability to entwine...
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It’s Live! Cover Reveal: Fadeaway by E.B. Vickers + Giveaway (US Only)

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Fadeaway by E.B. Vickers, releasing 3/23/2021 from Knopf/Random House! Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author: Hello, YABC! I’m thrilled to share the cover for FADEAWAY, my debut YA! Top five things to notice about Neil Swaab’s...
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Zachary Snyder
The book looks great! Looking forward to reading it!
Friday, 10 July 2020 19:52
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is awesome and I can't stop looking at it. The synopsis is excellent--sports and mysteries, yes please!
Saturday, 11 July 2020 11:06
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Author Chat with Fred Bowen (Gridiron: Stories from 100 Years of the National Football League)!

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Today we're excited to chat with Fred Bowen ( Gridiron ) and check out the Karen Yingling's (Staff Reviewer) review of Gridiron!  Read on for more about Fred and his book, plus an review of Gridiron!         Meet Fred Bowen ! Fred Bowen is the author of Peachtree’s...
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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 After The Worst Thing Happens (Audrey Vernick), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight After The Worst Thing Happens  by Audrey Vernick.  Read on for more about Audrey and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Audrey Vernick !      Audrey Vernick has written many pictures books, including  First Grade Dropout, Brothers at Bat,  and...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great! great cover!
Friday, 10 July 2020 12:59
Victoria Scott
Sounds awesome! Thank you for sharing!
Saturday, 11 July 2020 22:15
Abigail Singrey
Love the cover!
Sunday, 12 July 2020 14:56
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Author Chat with Leslea Wahl (Where You Lead), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Leslea Wahl author of Where You Lead. Read on for more about Leslea and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Leslea Wahl !           Leslea Wahl is an award-winning Catholic author of adventurous teen mysteries. Leslea not...
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The book and cover look great! look forward to reading it!
Thursday, 09 July 2020 12:07
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It's Live! Cover Reveal: Ice Queen by Felicia T. Farber + Giveaway (US/Canada)

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Ice Queen by Felicia T. Farber, releasing 8/1/2020 from Pyramid Publishing! Hi YABC! Welcome to the cover reveal for my new novel ICE QUEEN! I hope you love the cover as much as I do! I actually had to pick from three...
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