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Tell Me Lies--YA Novel Recommendations with the World Lie, Liar or Lying in the Title











Karen McManus's debut novel, 'One of Us is Lying,' is getting the tv treatment. NBC has ordered a pilot of the YA thriller, which is described as "The Breakfast Club meets Pretty Little Liars." We're recommending to you today, some of our favorite YA titles with the word lie, lying or...
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Featured Review: The Orphan (Wendi Wilson)

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About This Book: Sometimes the ones who save us are the ones we need to fear the most. In a world where dark faeries have stepped in to save the planet from humanity’s mistakes, seventeen-year-old December Thorne is nothing but a shadow. Shunned by her peers, bullied at school, and paid...
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Author Chat with Shea Ernshaw (Winterwood), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Shea Ernshaw author of Winterwood.  Read on for more about Shea and her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Shea Ernshaw! Shea Ernshaw is the author of  The Wicked Deep  and  Winterwood . She works as a producer for a film...
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! I really enjoyed The Wicked Deep, I feel like I would love this one too!
Thursday, 31 October 2019 16:07
Candice Gigous
The cover is cool. The synopsis is captivating. Sounds like a thrilling read.
Monday, 11 November 2019 09:53
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Book Haul - October 2019

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Want a slew of amazing new books for your TBR? Want great ideas for gifts for readers or donations to your teacher's classroom this holiday season? Look no further! We've got all the latest releases and fabulous upcoming titles right here. Which do you want to add to your list?   
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Featured Review: Kismet and Karma (Robin Daniels)

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About This Book: Everyone knows that Bryce and Paige belong together - except for Bryce and Paige. Getting the couple to realize they're perfect for one another will take a miracle. Or maybe just an elaborate hoax. When inspiration hits one of their friends, a crazy plan is concocted in the...
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Giveaway: The Fowl Twins (Eoin Colfer) ~ (US Only)

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**Disney Book Group is partnering with YA Books Central for a giveaway!**     The Fowl Twins (US Only) by: Eoin Colfer Release Date: November 5th, 2019 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion   Website | Twitter | Facebook | Instagram       About the Book: One week after their eleventh birthday, the Fowl...
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John
This book sounds like an inspiring tale of troll friendship!
Wednesday, 30 October 2019 12:09
Zachary Snyder
The book sounds awesome! I love the Artemis Fowl books and cant wait to read this one!
Wednesday, 30 October 2019 12:13
Debra Branigan
The cover will certainly attract the intended young readers. I am a fan of Mr. Colfer's work and will certainly be reading this on... Read More
Saturday, 02 November 2019 21:39
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Featured Review: All The Things We Do In The Dark (Saundra Mitchell)

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About This Book: There’s no such thing as a secret. SOMETHING happened to Ava. The curving scar on her face is proof. But Ava would rather keep that something hidden—buried deep in her heart and her soul. She has her best friend Syd, and she has her tattoos—a colorful quilt, like...
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Author Chat with Amanda Joy (A River Of Royal Blood)!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Amanda Joy author of A River Of Royal Blood.  Read on for more about Amanda and her book!         Meet Amanda Joy! Amanda Joy has an MFA from The New School, and lives in Chicago with her dog Luna. You can...
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What's New In YA ~ October 29th, 2019

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Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful new releases!         An enthralling debut perfect for fans of  Children of Blood and Bone   set in a North African-inspired fantasy world where two sisters must fight to the death to win the crown. Sixteen-year-old Eva is a...
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Featured Review: The Light At The Bottom Of The World (London Shah)

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About This Book: Hope had abandoned them to the wrath of all the waters. At the end of the twenty-first century, the world has changed dramatically, but life continues one thousand feet below the ocean's surface. In Great Britain, sea creatures swim among the ruins of Big Ben and the Tower...
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