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Spotlight on The Beatryce Prophecy (Kate DiCamillo), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)


Today we're spotlighting   The Beatryce Prophecy  by Kate DiCamillo! Read on for more about Kate, her book, and a giveaway!         Meet Kate DiCamillo ! Kate DiCamillo  is one of America’s most revered storytellers. She is a former National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature and a two-time...
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WHAT'S NEW IN YA? (Sept. 28, 2021)

Don't Miss The New YA Releases for this Week, Sept. 28, 2021   The Splendor (Breeana Shields) Publisher: ‎  Page Street Kids (September 28, 2021) Reading age: ‎  14 - 17 years Grade level: ‎  10 - 12 BUY NOW The Splendor isn’t just a glamorous hotel, it’s a magical experience...
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ Only If You Dare: 13 Stories of Darkness and Doom (Josh Allen) ~ (US Only)


YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the ONLY IF YOU DARE: 13 STORIES OF DARKNESS AND DOOM by Josh Allen, illustrated by Sarah J. Coleman, Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About The Book: Title:...
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I love the illustrations!
Friday, 01 October 2021 10:43
Dan Denman
I like the book cover and the illustrations! I am really wanting to read this book!
Sunday, 03 October 2021 13:04
Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, love the cover!
Sunday, 03 October 2021 22:14
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Rockstar Book Tours: Author Chat & Giveaway ~ Welcome To Dweeb Club (Betsy Uhrig) ~ (US Only)


YABC is  thrilled to be hosting a spot on the WELCOME TO DWEEB CLUB by Betsy Uhrig Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About The Book: Title: WELCOME TO DWEEB CLUB   Author:  Betsy Uhrig Pub. Date:  September...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look froward to reading it!
Saturday, 02 October 2021 23:41
Chiara Jucha
Love the title!!
Monday, 04 October 2021 09:59
Penny Olson
I love the cover. This book sounds fun and exciting.
Thursday, 07 October 2021 14:33
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Kids Review: Hi-Five Farm! (Ross Burach)

About This Book: Ready, set, off we go! Let's start with a hi-five HELLO! For toddlers and preschoolers, what's the most fun way to greet anyone they meet? A handshake? Too formal. A hug? Too scary. The answer is a hi-five, of course! Even in this time of social distancing, little...
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Middle Grade Review: Great Power, No Responsibility (Spider-Ham Graphic Novel) (Steve Foxe)

About This Book: Peter Porker, the Spectacular Spider-Ham (and breakout character from Into the Spider-Verse), arrives in this all-new, original graphic novel for younger readers! Experience a laugh-out-loud day in the life of Spider-Ham! After long being derided by the citizens of New York, Spider-Ham has finally been recognized for his...
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Featured Review: Idol Gossip (Alexandra Leigh Young)

About This Book: Delicious gossip squares off with genuine heart in this inside look at a K-pop academy. Every Friday after school, seventeen-year-old Alice Choy and her little sister, Olivia, head to Myeongdong to sing karaoke. Back in San Francisco, when she still had friends and earthly possessions, Alice took regular...
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Giveaway: No Dinosaurs Allowed (Deborah Hunt) ~ (US Only)


  No Dinosaurs Allowed Author: Deborah Hunt Illustrator: Ashleigh Heyns Publisher: Hurn Publications Publish Date: August 10th, 2021           About the Book No Dinosaurs Allowed  is a story of  friendship  and  acceptance . Bobby tries to take his friend Teddy the Dinosaur to a party, the library,...
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Danielle Hammelef
Cute cover and important message in this fun book.
Thursday, 21 October 2021 17:21
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YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ September 27, 2021


Hello YABC'ers! Welcome to the weekly post by the Staff at YA Books Central called Current Reads Monday! We love everything bookish and just wanted to share with our readers what books we are currently reading and obsessing about! So check out what books the YABC Staff are currently reading below...
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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ Vial Of Tears (Cristin Bishara) ~ (US Only)



YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the VIAL OF TEARS by Cristin Bishara Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About The Book: Title: VIAL OF TEARS   Author:  Cristin Bishara Pub. Date:  October 5, 2021...
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I'm excited to read this one!
Monday, 27 September 2021 14:24
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