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It's live!! Cover Reveal: What Remains by Helene Dunbar + Giveaway (International)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: What Remains by Helene Dunbar + Giveaway (International)
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    Hello, YABCers! Ready for another cover reveal? Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for WHAT REMAINS by Helene Dunbar, releasing May 15, 2015 from Flux. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Helene:   Hi YABC! And welcome to the exclusive cover reveal...
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Mary
Gorgeous cover! I'm so excited for Helene!! (I promise we aren't related!!)
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 09:56
Vivien
Totally amazing!! Cannot wait
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 14:19
Susan T.
This sounds so heartbreaking and the cover definitely reflects that!
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 18:21
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Silence of Six by E.C. Myers + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Silence of Six by E.C. Myers + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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  Welcome to the second cover reveal of the week! We even have an excerpt from the novel! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for SILENCE OF SIX by E.C. Myers, releasing   November 5, 2014 from Adaptive Books . Before we get to the cover, here's a...
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Sandra Lam
The cover looks very interesting! Very mysterious.
Thursday, 11 September 2014 15:28
Alison Marie
Can't wait. Loved Fair Coin and love E.C.!
Thursday, 11 September 2014 15:32
Dawn Newman
Alison pointed the way here, and I'm glad she did. This book looks intriguing!
Thursday, 11 September 2014 15:59
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YA Authors as YAs: The Bethany Neal Edition + Giveaway (US only)

YA Authors as YAs: The Bethany Neal Edition + Giveaway (US only)
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  Welcome to the latest  YA Authors as YAs  interview ! Our goal? To prove that your favorite authors — no matter how AWESOME and COOL you think they are — were once awkward, weird, and they geeked out about fandoms and guilty-pleasure music JUST LIKE YOU when they were teens....
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rebecca
so cool
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 22:07
Ranice Martina
I would like to win this give away
Wednesday, 15 October 2014 12:10
Karen Gonyea
Sounds like a wonderful read
Saturday, 25 October 2014 12:17
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Last Year's Mistake by Gina Ciocca + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Last Year's Mistake by Gina Ciocca + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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  Hi, YABCers, and welcome to another cover reveal! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for LAST YEAR'S MISTAKE by Gina Ciocca, releasing   Summer 2015 from Simon Pulse . Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Gina:   Hi, YABC-ers! I can’t begin to...
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Vivien
*thud* I love love love it!
Tuesday, 09 September 2014 14:12
Guadalupe B.
I think the cover is great! (:
Tuesday, 09 September 2014 19:11
Alyssa Susanna
LOVE. LOVE LOVE LOVE. This sounds like the contemporary I might like (and I am super picky and judgy when it comes to contemporary... Read More
Tuesday, 09 September 2014 19:40
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Giveaway: Fragile Destiny by Suzanne Lazear (US/CAN/Intl)

Giveaway: Fragile Destiny by Suzanne Lazear (US/CAN/Intl)
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FRAGILE DESTINY (Aether Chronicles #3) by Suzanne Lazear Release Date: 8/8/14   About the Book Broken into pieces and hidden in the mortal realm long ago, the Staff of Eris bestows vast powers on whoever possesses it. King Brogan, V’s treacherous uncle, is trying to rebuild the staff. If he succeeds,...
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sabina edwards
OK SO I searched and found the book on amazon.ca but there is no part to read anything other then a review from someone who's gott... Read More
Monday, 08 September 2014 12:28
Emily
The new point of view is Elise
Monday, 08 September 2014 13:44
Susan T.
Elise Darrow
Thursday, 11 September 2014 00:54
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Giveaway: Silvern by Christina Farley (International)

Giveaway: Silvern by Christina Farley (International)

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  Silvern by Christina Farley Release date: Sept. 23, 2014   About the Book Jae Hwa Lee is ready to forget about immortals and move on with her life. Until Kud, god of darkness, sends an assassin to kill her.   Jae escapes with the knowledge that Kud is seeking the...
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Joshua David Bellin
I've read GILDED and loved it. If anything, the cover for SILVERN looks even cooler!
Monday, 01 September 2014 18:04
Susan T.
I haven't read Gilded yet but after reading about it I really want to! The cover is awesome!
Monday, 01 September 2014 18:15
julie nieves
I love the cover! It is intriguing and mysterious and makes me want to open the book to see what's inside. I read Gilded and am ... Read More
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 15:51
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Giveaway: The Maze Runner (US Only)

Giveaway: The Maze Runner (US Only)

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THE MAZE RUNNER  in theaters September 19   About the film When Thomas (Dylan O'Brien) wakes up trapped in a massive maze with a group of other boys, he has no memory of the outside world other than strange dreams about a mysterious organization known as W.C.K.D. Only by piecing together...
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Joshua David Bellin
WICKED!
Monday, 01 September 2014 12:05
Jenifer riddle
Yes please!
Monday, 01 September 2014 12:59
geoffrey
WICKED in the books. WICKD in the movie.
Monday, 01 September 2014 14:24
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Casting Call: We're looking for the new YABC Intern!

Casting Call: We're looking for the new YABC Intern!
  We are currently looking for a motivated, professional, self-starter to claim the title of YABC Intern! Do you want to work in the publishing industry? Do you need some stellar experience on your resume? Would you like to earn course credit and get free books sent to your door each...
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BLOG TOUR: BLACKBIRD by Anna Carey



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  Hello & Welcome, YABC is excited to be a part of the BLACKBIRD blog tour ! Check out today's feature below & enter to win a signed copy of BLACKBIRD!   About the Book     Written by:  Anna Carey Published by:  Harper Teen Releasing on: September 16th, 2014 Add...
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Vivien
I absolutely cannot wait to read this book!! I just loved her first trilogy ... Read More
Friday, 19 September 2014 13:57
Shannon Mizikoski
This book sounds SO unique and interesting! I don't know that I have ever read a second person POV before, and the whole synopsis ... Read More
Monday, 22 September 2014 22:22
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Giveaway: Summerfall by Claire Legrand (International)

Giveaway: Summerfall by Claire Legrand (International)
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  Summerfall Author’s Name: Claire Legrand Novella’s Release Date: 8/26/14     About the Book Summerfall:   Rinka is a faery, passionate and powerful, determined to maintain the tenuous peace between faeries and humans. Alban Somerhart is a human, a reluctant king trapped in an arranged marriage, desperate to prevent war....
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Ayanami Faerudo
Yes! Definitely!
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 14:00
Susan T.
I really want to read this! You're pretty too!
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 17:59
Natasha
OMG! I NEED TO READ WINTERSPELL!!!!!!!! HOPEFULLY I WIN THE NOVELLA! *fingers crosses*
Wednesday, 27 August 2014 07:29
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