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Giveaway: Red by Alison Cherry (US & Canada)

Giveaway: Red by Alison Cherry (US & Canada)
The cover reveal of RED by Alison Cherry is live! Click here to see the AWESOME and enter a giveaway for a signed ARC!   
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YABC Celebrates Star Wars Reads Day

YABC Celebrates Star Wars Reads Day

  Happy Star Wars Reads Day, YABCers!  As a special treat, we have a guest reviewer here today to tell you about  STAR WARS: A Galactic Pop-Up Adventure , coming to a universe near you on October 16th from Scholastic.  When I received this book at the YABC Office, I knew...
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September Giveaway Winners Announced

September Giveaway Winners Announced












Congrats to our September Book Giveaway Winners!   Silver: Return to Treasure Island by Andrew Motion Jessica Lewis Mary Graef         The Talk-Funny Girl by Roland Merullo Kyla Rich Elena Lentz         Reaper by KD McEntire Kirstin Hudson Christina Michel Katie Stutz        ...
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Vivien
Congrats to all and thank you
Friday, 05 October 2012 18:17
Cassidy Washburn
Congrats!
Thursday, 11 October 2012 20:20
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Meet Our New Tween Reviewer, Zach!

Meet Our New Tween Reviewer, Zach!


At YABC, we're all about giving kids a voice. We believe getting kids talking about books is one of the most valuable things in the world. Being able to articulate how we feel about art, experiences, nature, literature — anything really! — is a master key that opens up a child's...
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CJ Redwine, Site and Staff Manager
Yay Zach!! Great job on your reviews.
Tuesday, 02 October 2012 11:18
Jen
Great job Zach!
Tuesday, 02 October 2012 11:31
YABC
This is all kinds of awesome!
Tuesday, 02 October 2012 12:58
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Giveaway: Frozen (International)

Giveaway: Frozen (International)
  Frozen by Mary Casanova Sixteen-year-old Sadie Rose hasn’t said a word in eleven years—ever since the day she was found lying in a snowbank during a howling storm. Like her voice, her memories of her mother and what happened that night were frozen.    Set during the roaring 1920s in...
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Vivien
A prostitute was found frozen one morning in the snow; as a joke, someone stood her body up in the corner at the start of a counci... Read More
Monday, 01 October 2012 11:45
Jonathan
A prostitute was found dead and displayed in a council meeting!
Monday, 01 October 2012 21:06
Casog
A prostitute was found frozen in the snow and someone as a joke, stood her body up in a council meeting.
Tuesday, 02 October 2012 02:50
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Giveaway: Great Expectations and Emma (US Only)

Giveaway: Great Expectations and Emma (US Only)
  Great Expectations and Emma   Great Expectations: When Philip Pirrip--nicknamed Pip--is forced by an escaped convict to steal food and supplies from his meager home, he doesn't know that this event will transform his life. One of Dickens's most popular novels, Great Expectations follows the orphaned Pip as he grows...
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YABC
Pip and Mr. Knightley
Monday, 01 October 2012 19:51
YABC
The main character's name is Pip. Emma falls in love with Mr. Knightley.
Monday, 01 October 2012 20:00
Jonathan
Pip and Mr. Knightly.
Monday, 01 October 2012 21:01
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Giveaway: Call the Shots (US Only)

Giveaway: Call the Shots (US Only)
  Call the Shots by Don Calame And . . . action! As the uproarious trio from Swim the Fly and Beat the Band returns, sensitive Sean takes the spotlight -- scripting a low-low-budget film while fielding unexpected female fans. Coop is cooking up another sure-misfire scheme (big surprise), and this...
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Vivien
Make a movie.
Monday, 01 October 2012 11:16
Kassandra
To make a low-budget horror movie
Monday, 01 October 2012 20:43
Jonathan
to make a movie!
Monday, 01 October 2012 20:59
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Giveaway: The Infects (US Only)

Giveaway: The Infects (US Only)
  The Infects by Sean Beaudoin A feast for the brain, this gory and genuinely hilarious take on zombie culture simultaneously skewers, pays tribute to, and elevates the horror genre. Seventeen-year-old Nero is stuck in the wilderness with a bunch of other juvenile delinquents on an "Inward Trek." As if that...
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Vivien
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Erin
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Tricia Copeland
There are three - love how two were cleverly incorporated into the design!
Monday, 01 October 2012 18:57
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Countdown to Reached

Countdown to Reached
  May I Have Your Attention Please... YABC has just received an urgent message from Cassia Reyes. (I hear the messenger was forced to cross The Carving with no help from a certain Aberration whose name rhymes with "sky".)   Hello Fellow Traders, The Society is strengthening. The Archivists, matched with...
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