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Featured Review: Every Other Weekend (Abigail Johnson)

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About This Book: Adam Moynihan’s life used to be awesome. Straight As, close friends and a home life so perfect that it could have been a TV show straight out of the 50s. Then his oldest brother died. Now his fun-loving mom cries constantly, he and his remaining brother can’t talk...
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Featured Review: Jesse and the Ice Princess (Michelle MacQueen)

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About This Book: Rule #1 of the Gulf City High hockey team: Don’t date the coach's daughter. Not like Charlotte Morrison would ever speak to Jesse Carrigan, let alone date him. The coach's only daughter was a robot. At least, that’s what they called her. Robot, Ice Princess… it all meant...
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What's Hot in KU

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Welcome to YA Books Central's "What's Hot in KU" post. This weekly event will highlight what's hot, new and exciting in the Amazon Kindle Unlimited Library.  Amazon's Kindle Unlimited subscription is a great way to enjoy unlimited reading on a tight budget. With over a million titles and counting, we thought...
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: Those Who Prey by Jennifer Moffett + Interview + Giveaway (US/Canada)

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  THOSE WHO PREY by Jennifer Moffett, releasing 11/10/2020 from Atheneum, Simon & Schuster! Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author: Hi, YABC! Welcome to the exclusive cover reveal for THOSE WHO PREY. I'm so excited to share...
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Lynn Pallaske
Had already read the synopsis and was super intrigued, but that cover is perfect! The color and the look of the group she is among... Read More
Thursday, 09 January 2020 13:18
Katie Rogers
I've been waiting so impatiently for this cover reveal and it's BEAUTIFUL!!! So worth the wait! I can't wait to read this one!... Read More
Thursday, 09 January 2020 16:22
Shannon Mizikoski
This sounds SO amazing and has been on my TBR since I first heard about its pending publication (I am a huge sucker for a cult sto... Read More
Thursday, 09 January 2020 21:52
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Featured Review: Woven In Moonlight (Isabel Ibanez)

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About This Book: Ximena is the decoy Condesa, a stand-in for the last remaining Illustrian royal. Her people lost everything when the usurper, Atoc, used an ancient relic to summon ghosts and drive the Illustrians from La Ciudad. Now Ximena’s motivated by her insatiable thirst for revenge, and her rare ability...
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Author Chat with Laurie Faria Stolarz (Jane Anonymous), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Laurie Faria Stolarz author of Jane Anonymous. Read on for more about Laurie and her book, plus an giveaway.         Meet Laurie Faria Stolarz!   Laurie Faria Stolarz is the author of several popular young adult novels including the Dark House series,...
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Dianna G.
Wow, this book sounds really intense. I like the cover! Didn't expect the summary.
Friday, 10 January 2020 22:37
Brittany Colpitts
I've been hearing about this all over social media. Sounds so good!
Tuesday, 14 January 2020 08:03
Alex Colpitts
Interesting cover. Saw some giveaways for this one on Twitter as well.
Sunday, 19 January 2020 08:20
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Featured Review: Keystone (Katie Delahanty)

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About This Book: When Ella Karman debuts on the Social Stock Exchange, she finds out life as a high-profile "Influencer" isn't what she expected. Everyone around her is consumed by their rankings, in creating the smoke and mirrors that make them the envy of the world. But then Ella’s best friend...
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Author Chat with Abigail Johnson (Every Other Weekend), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Abigail Johnson author of Every Other Weekend. Read on for more about Abigail and her book, plus an giveaway.         Meet Abigail Johnson!   Abigail Johnson was born in Pennsylvania. When she was twelve, her family traded in snowstorms for year-round...
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Brittany Colpitts
Beautiful cover! Can't wait to read this one.
Tuesday, 14 January 2020 08:02
Alex Colpitts
Lot of people talking about this one on Twitter recently!
Sunday, 19 January 2020 08:20
Jen
This sounds like it'll sweep my emotions away and I love the cover. It's gorgeous!
Sunday, 19 January 2020 15:13
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Spotlight on The God Game (Danny Tobey), Audio Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight The God Game  by Danny Tobey.  Read on for more about Danny and his book, an audio excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Danny Tobey!      Danny Tobey is a fifth-generation Texan. He went to Harvard College, Yale Law School, and UT Southwestern medical...
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Dianna G.
The cover is very cool, reminds me of a James Patterson novel. I've heard good things about this book, and very interested in the... Read More
Friday, 10 January 2020 22:40
Brittany Colpitts
Interesting! Reminds me of isekai animes.
Tuesday, 14 January 2020 08:02
Shannon Mizikoski
This sounds SO good! I have heard great things already, and I am so excited. The cover fits perfectly, too! Thanks so much for the... Read More
Saturday, 18 January 2020 16:31
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: The Redpoint Crux by Morgan Shamy + Giveaway (International)

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  The Redpoint Crux by Morgan Shamy, releasing 6/9/2020 from The Parliament House! Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author: Hi YABC! Welcome to the cover reveal for THE REDPOINT CRUX! My name is Morgan Shamy and I’m...
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calvin
I think it's a neat book, I like the theme, thanks for the chance.
Monday, 06 January 2020 21:10
Dianna G.
I don't generally like stories about ballet or dance, but I do like ghost stories. The cover reminds me of Black Swan.
Friday, 10 January 2020 22:39
Debra Branigan
The cover art is gorgeous. The premise is unique and should be interesting. Thanks for sharing this one.
Sunday, 26 January 2020 20:44
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