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Author Chat with Kimberley B Jones (Our Friendship Matters)!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Kimberley B Jones author of Our Friendship Matters. Read on for more about Kimberley and her book!       Meet Kimberley B Jones ! Kimberley B. Jones is a small country girl from St. George, SC. She followed her heart in college writing...
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Waiting on Wednesday ~ November 25, 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.     *Kim’s Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    The Ballad of Ami Miles Author:  Kristy Dallas Alley Expected publication:  December 1, 2020 A teen girl on a...
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Author Chat with Kaja Blackley (Maggie MacCormack and the Witches' Wheel)!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Kaja Blackley author of Maggie MacCormack and the Witches' Wheel. Read on for more about Kaja and his book!       Meet Kaja Blackley !   Kaja Blackley, born in Canada, spent many of his formative years in New York City — an...
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Author Chat with Lynn Wallace (The Supernatural Reasons Why I Love You) Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Lynn Wallace author of The Supernatural Reasons Why I Love You. Read on for more about Lynn and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet Lynn Wallace ! Lynn Wallace is a born-and-raised Texan. She graduated from Baylor University with a Bachelor...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it.
Monday, 23 November 2020 12:20
Morgan
This sounds like a fun read!
Wednesday, 02 December 2020 08:58
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Author Of The Week: Author Chat with Julia Ember (Ruinsong), 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  Julia Ember , YABC's Author of the Week!...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Monday, 23 November 2020 11:40
Shilo Quetchenbach
This looks amazing! Can't wait to read it!
Tuesday, 24 November 2020 11:34
Amanda
I can't wait to read this! It's been on my TBR for quite a while. LOVE the purple cover!
Friday, 27 November 2020 18:51
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YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ November 23, 2020

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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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Featured Review: Clown in a Cornfield (Adam Cesare)

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About This Book: In Adam Cesare’s terrifying young adult debut, Quinn Maybrook finds herself caught in a battle between old and new, tradition and progress—that just may cost her life. Quinn Maybrook and her father have moved to tiny, boring Kettle Springs, to find a fresh start. But what they don’t...
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Movie Teaser: Chaos Walking (Patrick Ness)


  This first book in the Chaos Walking trilogy is now a major motion picture starring Daisy Ridley and Tom Holland, directed by Doug Liman (director of  The Bourne Identity  and  Edge of Tomorrow ), written for the screen by Patrick Ness and Christopher Ford, and produced by Doug Davison, Allison...
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Chaos Walking is one of my all time favorite series! I'm happy I discovered the books years ago, but I love seeing other people in... Read More
Sunday, 22 November 2020 18:31
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Featured Review: Avatar the Last Airbender: The Shadow of Kyoshi (F. C. Yee)

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About This Book: The epic, can’t-miss follow-up to the New York Times bestselling Avatar, The Last Airbender:The Rise of Kyoshi Kyoshi’s place as the true Avatar has finally been cemented—but at a heavy cost. With her mentors gone, Kyoshi voyages across the Four Nations, struggling to keep the peace. But while...
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Featured Review: These Violent Delights (Chloe Gong)

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About This Book: Perfect for fans of The Last Magician and Descendant of the Crane, this heart-stopping debut is an imaginative Romeo and Juliet retelling set in 1920s Shanghai, with rival gangs and a monster in the depths of the Huangpu River. The year is 1926, and Shanghai hums to the...
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