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Author Chat with Rebecca Schaeffer (When Villains Rise) Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Rebecca Schaeffer author of When Villains Rise. Read on for more about Rebecca and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Rebecca Schaeffer ! Rebecca Schaeffer was born and raised in the Canadian prairies. Her itchy feet took her far from home....
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 11:40
Andrea Cerda
Book looks really interesting!
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 18:13
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Author Of The Week: Shelby Mahurin (Blood & Honey), Excerpt, 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 Shelby Mahurin , YABC's Author of...
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Antara Chowdhury
I love the cover & synopsis. I read the first book, Serpent & Dove, last year and I've been eagerly awaiting the sequel ever since... Read More
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 10:21
Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 10:23
Andrea Cerda
YES YES YES!! dying to read the second book of blood and serpent, I've just heard it as become a trilogy??!! yes, more for me to r... Read More
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 10:49
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Giveaway: A Place Called Zamora (LB Gshwandtner) ~ (US Only)

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A Place Called Zamora (US Only) by: LB Gshwandtner Release Date: September 8th, 2020 Publisher: SparkPress   About the Book: Niko and El are trapped in a politically corrupt dystopian city where brutality rules. After winning a cynical race where only one rider can survive, Niko tosses aside his chance to...
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Zachary Snyder
Book looks great, look forward to reading it!
Thursday, 10 September 2020 13:04
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Featured Review: Recommended for You (Laura Silverman)

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About This Book: To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before meets You’ve Got Mail in this charming and hilarious rom-com following two teen booksellers whose rivalry is taken to the next level as they compete for the top bookseller bonus. Shoshanna Greenberg loves working at Once Upon, her favorite local bookstore....
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Featured Review: We Are Not Free (Traci Chee)

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About This Book: “All around me, my friends are talking, joking, laughing. Outside is the camp, the barbed wire, the guard towers, the city, the country that hates us. We are not free. But we are not alone.” From New York Times best-selling and acclaimed author Traci Chee comes We Are...
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Author Chat with Marit Weisenberg (The Insomniacs) Plus Excerpt!

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  Today we're excited to chat with Marit Weisenberg author of The Insomniacs. Read on for more about Marit and her book, plus an excerpt!       Meet  Marit Weisenberg !     Marit Weisenberg has a master's degree from UCLA in Cinema and Media Studies and worked as a...
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Author Chat with Vanessa Jones (Sing Like No One's Listening) Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Vanessa Jones author of Sing Like No One's Listening. Read on for more about Vanessa and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Vanessa Jones !     Vanessa Jones trained at Laine Theatre Arts and went on to be a musical...
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Andrea Cerda
This looks really interesting!
Friday, 04 September 2020 17:07
Brittany
Beautiful cover & title. Can't wait to read!
Sunday, 13 September 2020 12:16
Alex Colpitts
sounds super interesting, on my wishlist now !
Sunday, 13 September 2020 14:43
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Featured Review: Majesty (American Royals #2) (Katharine McGee)

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About This Book: Is America ready for its first queen? If you can't get enough of Harry and Meghan and Will and Kate, you'll love this sequel to the New York Times bestseller that imagines America's own royal family--and all the drama and heartbreak that entails. Crazy Rich Asians meets The...
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Giveaway: UNBIRTHDAY (Liz Braswell) ~ (US Only)

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Disney Book Group sent me Unbirthday and teamed up with me for a giveaway!     UNBIRTHDAY (US Only) by: Liz Braswell Publisher: Disney Books                     About The Book: What if Wonderland was in peril and Alice was very, very late? Alice...
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Zachary Snyder
Wow, I am so excited for this, sounds great!
Wednesday, 02 September 2020 13:17
Victoria Still
I cannot wait to read this one, it sounds so good! The cover is gorgeous as well!
Thursday, 03 September 2020 03:12
Andrea Cerda
Love these books!!! Need this new one in my book stand!!! Plus the day of the giveaway is my unbirthday and will make the best gi... Read More
Friday, 04 September 2020 17:11
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Author Chat with Laura Silverman (Recommended For You) Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Laura Silverman author of Recommended For You. Read on for more about Laura and her book, plus a giveaway!       Meet  Laura Silverman !    Laura Silverman is an author and editor currently living in Brooklyn, New York. She earned her MFA...
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Zachary Snyder
Book sounds great, love the cover!
Wednesday, 02 September 2020 13:17
Andrea Cerda
Look interesting, like the cover
Friday, 04 September 2020 17:09
Candice Gigous
The cover is super cute. The synopsis is very interesting. Sounds like a fun and sweet read.
Wednesday, 09 September 2020 13:20
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