The Official YABC Blog

All things news, updates, giveaways, and other goodies on Young Adult (and Kids!) Books Central.

Giveaway: Lily To The Rescue: Foxes In A Fix (W. Bruce Cameron) ~ (US Only)

55077668


  Lily To The Rescue: Foxes In A Fix Author: W. Bruce Cameron Publisher: Starscape Publish Date: September 28th, 2021           About the Book   New York Times  bestselling author of  A Dog's Purpose  is back with another charming installment in the irresistible chapter book series Puppy...
Continue reading
  211 Hits
  0 Comment

Hispanic Heritage Month Special Giveaway! ~ Definitely Dominguita Series (Terry Catasus Jennings) ~ (US Only)

banner




  Definitely Dominguita Series Knight of The Cape Author: Terry Catasus Jennings Illustrator: Fatima Anaya Publisher: Aladdin Publishing Publish Date: March 2nd, 2021           About the Book Judy Moody meets Netflix’s  One Day at a Time  in this first book in a new chapter book series featuring...
Continue reading
  254 Hits
  0 Comment

Waiting on Wednesday ~ September 29, 2021

b2ap3_large_unnamed


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.     *Jan’s Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    The Untold Story Author:  Genevieve Cogman Expected publication:  December 28, 2021 In this thrilling historical fantasy, time-traveling Librarian spy...
Continue reading
  126 Hits
  0 Comment

Author Chat with Sharon Cameron (Bluebird), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

55977809



Today we are chatting with Sharon Cameron, author of Bluebird ! Read on for more about Sharon, her book, and a giveaway!           Meet Sharon Cameron ! Sharon Cameron's debut novel  The Dark Unwinding  was awarded the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators' Sue Alexander Award...
Continue reading
Recent comment in this post
Kelly McCreery
Everything Sharon writes is beautiful. I have a feeling this book will be no exception. Can't wait to read it!
Wednesday, 13 October 2021 11:28
  366 Hits
  1 Comment

Featured Review: The Corpse Queen (Heather M. Herrman)

51vlIdhuOUL._SX328_BO1204203200_
About This Book: In this dark and twisty feminist historical mystery, a teenage girl starts a new life as a grave robber but quickly becomes entangled in a murderer's plans. Soon after her best friend Kitty mysteriously dies, orphaned seventeen-year-old Molly Green is sent away to live with her "aunt." With...
Continue reading
  172 Hits
  0 Comment

Kids Review: Count to LOVE! (A Bright Brown Baby Board Book) (Andrea Davis Pinkney)

count-to-love-a-bright-brown-baby-board-book-28-1627866254
About This Book: Cuddle up with your little one and get ready to count to L-O-V-E, in this precious board book from New York Times bestselling and award-winning duo Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney! Count to love on fingers and toes. 1-2-3-4, touch your nose! Snuggle up with your little...
Continue reading
  139 Hits
  0 Comment

Middle Grade Review: Dust & Grim (Chuck Wendig)

dust-and-grim-77-1625781945
About This Book: Miss Peregrine meets The Graveyard Book in this middle grade adventure about rival siblings running a monster mortuary—written by bestselling author Chuck Wendig. Thirteen-year-old Molly doesn't know how she got the short end of the stick—being raised by her neglectful father—while Dustin, the older brother she's never met,...
Continue reading
  639 Hits
  0 Comment

DC Comics Blog Tour: Author Chat with Laurie Halse Anderson (DC's Wonderful Women of the World)

WWOW-Blog-Tour-Graphic
31odm3brfoL. SY600
WONDERFUL WOMEN of the WORLD
WONDERFUL WOMEN of the WORLD
YABC is thrilled to be part of the DC Comics Blog Tour for DC's Wonderful Women of the World! with an author chat by Laurie Halse Anderson, author of DC's Wonderful Women of the World Read on for more about Laurie Halse Anderson and her book!       Meet Laurie Halse...
Continue reading
  345 Hits
  0 Comment

Author Chat with Luis Camnitzer (The Volume), Plus Giveaway!~(US only)

20210713-_DSC4470
20210713 DSC4470
Luis Camnitzer photo
20210713 DSC4470
20210713 DSC4470
20210713 DSC4470
Today we are chatting with Luis Camnitzer, author of THE VOLUME Read on for more about Luis, his book, and giveaway!       Meet Luis! Luis Camnitzer  (born 1937) is a German-born Uruguayan artist, curator, art critic and academic who was at the forefront of 1960s Conceptual art. He lives...
Continue reading
  517 Hits
  0 Comment

Giveaway: The Heartbreak Bakery (A.R. Capetta) ~ US Only

978153621653_20210928-041321_1

  The Heartbreak Bakery Author: A.R. Capetta Publisher: Candlewick Press Publish Date: October 12th, 2021           About the Book Syd (no pronouns, please) has always dealt with big, hard-to-talk-about things by baking. Being dumped is no different, except now Syd is baking at  the  Proud Muffin, a...
Continue reading
Recent Comments
Abigail Lowry
I've heard such great things about this book! It looks incredible!
Tuesday, 28 September 2021 11:18
Kelly McCreery
This book looks stunning! Can't wait to grab a copy!
Wednesday, 13 October 2021 11:26
  262 Hits
  2 Comments