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Featured Review: Never Saw You Coming by, Erin Hahn

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About This Book: In Erin Hahn’s Never Saw You Coming, sometimes it takes a leap of faith to find yourself. Eighteen-year-old Meg Hennessey just found out her entire childhood was a lie. So instead of taking a gap year before college to find herself, she ends up traveling north to meet...
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Author Chat with Kathi Appelt (Once Upon A Camel)!

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Today we are chatting with Kathi Appelt, author of Once Upon A Camel ! Read on for more about Kathi and her book!           Meet Kathi Appelt !   I was born on July 6, 1954, in Fayetteville, North Carolina. My father, Bill Cowgill, was stationed in...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Meredith Ireland (The Jasmine Project), 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  Meredith Ireland , YABC's Author of the...
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Indie Superstars with the Author of Ashes of Blood + GIVEAWAY (International)




Welcome to YA Books Central's "Indie Superstars" column. This monthly event will spotlight the best and brightest of the indie community. You don’t want to miss out on these  talented authors!   This week we’re interviewing  Lela Grayce , Author of Ashes of Blood.   Caitlin Haines: Can you tell us...
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YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ September 13, 2021

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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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Rockstar Book Tours: Excerpt & Giveaway ~ Battle Dragons: City Of Thieves (Alex London) ~ (US Only)

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YABC is thrilled to be hosting a spot on the CITY OF THIEVES (Battle Dragons #1) by Alex London Blog Tour hosted by  Rockstar Book Tours . Check out our post and make sure to enter the giveaway! About The Book: Title: CITY OF THIEVES (Battle Dragons #1)   Author:  Alex...
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Debra Branigan
The cover is fantastic and the story sounds like a very adventurous read. I can't wait!
Monday, 13 September 2021 19:00
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Author Chat with Karia Arenas Valenti (Loteria), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Karia Arenas Valenti, author of Loteria ! Read on for more about Karia, her book, and giveaway!           Meet the Author  Karia Arenas Valenti !    Karla Arenas Valenti writes stories for and about kids, taking readers on journeys steeped in magical...
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Featured Review: Take Me With You When You Go by, David Levithan and Jennifer Niven

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About This Book: From the New York Times bestselling authors of All the Bright Places and Every Day comes a story of hope, siblinghood, and finding your home in the people who matter the most. Subject: You. Missing. Ezra Ahern wakes up one day to find his older sister, Bea, gone....
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Author Chat with Maisie Chan (Danny Chung Sums It Up), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we are chatting with Maisie Chan, author of Danny Chung Sums It Up ! Read on for more about Maisie, her book, and giveaway!           Meet Maisie Chan !   Maisie Chan  is a British-born Chinese author. She has written early reader books for Hachette and...
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Zachary Snyder
Look forward to reading this book, looks great!
Wednesday, 15 September 2021 08:32
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Giveaway: Genius Under The Table (Eugene Yelchin) ~ (US Only)

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  Genius Under The Table Author: Eugene Yelchin Publisher: Candlewick Press Publish Date: October 5th, 2021           About the Book Drama, family secrets, and a KGB spy in his own kitchen! How will Yevgeny ever fulfill his parents’ dream that he become a national hero when he...
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Zachary Snyder
Look forward to reading this book, looks great!
Wednesday, 15 September 2021 08:31
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