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Spotlight on Wardens Of Eternity (Courtney Allison Moulton), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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Today we're excited to spotlight Wardens Of Eternity  by Courtney Allison Moulton.  Read on for more about Courtney and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!        Meet Courtney Allison Moulton!       Courtney Moulton is the author of WARDENS OF ETERNITY (January 21, 2020; HarperCollins/Blink), as well...
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Lauren
The cover immediately makes the think of Egypt, but I was really intriguied when I saw that Nazi Germany was going to be involved ... Read More
Tuesday, 11 February 2020 09:15
Brittany Colpitts
Super interesting concept. I love that the cover doesn't give too much away
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:53
Linda Leonard
Awesome blades and Egyptian elements aways make for a good adventure.
Friday, 21 February 2020 12:29
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YABC's Buzzworthy Books Of Winter 2020 Plus GIVEAWAY!! ~ (US Only)

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Which ones are we buzzing about? Check out our list and be sure to enter the awesome giveaway that we are hosting!!!       From the creator of the hit TV series  The Bold Type  comes an empowering and heartfelt novel about a future female president's senior year of high...
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Tiffany Engler
Girl, Serpent, Thorn!!!
Monday, 10 February 2020 16:08
Colleen Burns
Cracked Up To Be
Monday, 10 February 2020 16:41
Dianna G.
I want to read Malice, Don't Read The Comments, and Every Other Weekend. Another book I'd like to see on this list -- What I Wan... Read More
Monday, 10 February 2020 20:20
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Author Of The Week: Author Chat with Evelyn Skye (Cloak Of Night), 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 Evelyn Skye , YABC's Author of the...
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Tiffany Engler
I love this cover!
Monday, 10 February 2020 16:05
Brittany Colpitts
This one was already on my upcoming anticipated releases list ... Read More
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:53
Lily M.
Can't wait for this sequel, excited!!!
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 03:46
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It's Black History Month: Read These Back-listed Titles to support Black Writer's Contributions to Literature
















February is the perfect month to pick up books written by Black authors to show your solidarity and support. Here is a list of previously published titles to indulge in. 1: Black Enough: Stories of Being Young and Black in America Anthology: Ibi Ziboi    Edited by National Book Award finalist...
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Author Chat with Django Wexler (City Of Stone and Silence), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Django Wexler author of City Of Stone and Silence. Read on for more about Django and his book, plus an giveaway.         Meet Django Wexler!      DJANGO WEXLER graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with degrees in creative writing and computer...
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Brittany Colpitts
Love the concept,and the cover reminds me a bit of the manga Blame! which I really love ... Read More
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:53
Lily M.
Love how this cover was made, looks like a painting, and this book sounds like my kind of book. ... Read More
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 03:48
Debra Branigan
The cover looks great; it seems as if the sword is moving. The storyline line sounds action-packed. Thanks for sharing. Best wish... Read More
Sunday, 23 February 2020 17:29
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Giveaway: All the Days Past, All the Days to Come (Mildred D. Taylor) ~ (US Only)

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All The Days Past, All The Days To Come (US Only) by: Mildred D Taylor Release Date: January 7th, 2020 Publisher: Penguin Young Readers     About the Book:  In her tenth book, Mildred Taylor completes her sweeping saga about the Logan family of Mississippi, which is also the story of...
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Dianna G.
I can't believe there are 10 books about the Logan family! I feel like I've been kept in the dark all this time.
Monday, 10 February 2020 20:16
jamesblack
i really love the blog and its a great effort my him and i would like to congratulate on this effort sell my house in Fort Myers ... Read More
Wednesday, 12 February 2020 00:44
Brittany Colpitts
Stunning cover, makes me want to pack up and take a roadtrip.
Sunday, 16 February 2020 10:52
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Giveaway: Spindle and Dagger (J. Anderson Coats) ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Spindle and Dagger (US/Canada Only) by: J. Anderson Coats Release Date: March 10th, 2020 Publisher: Candlewick Press         About the Book: Wales, 1109. Three years ago, a warband raided Elen’s home. Her baby sister could not escape the flames. Her older sister fought back and almost killed the...
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Jennifer Mosel
Synopsis is intriguing. Sound different & not like every other story on the shelves right now. I flashed on scenes from Braveheart... Read More
Saturday, 08 February 2020 12:31
Shannon Mizikoski
I have been super interested in this since I first heard about it. I mean, 1109!? Yes please! It sounds so intense and unique, I a... Read More
Monday, 10 February 2020 20:52
Debra Branigan
The cover seems almost too tame for the storyline and time period which could be brutal to survive, but it is pretty. The storylin... Read More
Sunday, 16 February 2020 09:27
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Featured Review: Scavenge The Stars (Tara Sim)

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About This Book: When Amaya rescues a mysterious stranger from drowning, she fears her rash actions have earned her a longer sentence on the debtor ship where she’s been held captive for years. Instead, the man she saved offers her unimaginable riches and a new identity, setting Amaya on a perilous...
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: The Omen of Stones by Casey L. Bond + Giveaway (US Only)

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  The Omen of Stones by Casey L. Bond, releasing 3/13/2020! Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author: Hey, YABC!  If you’re staring at your screen right now, unable to look at anything but the glorious cover of...
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Tammy Hall
I am loving the cover! It totally fits with the synopsis. I could go on for days about the synopsis! It pulled me in and isn't let... Read More
Friday, 07 February 2020 13:10
Tiffany Engler
I love this cover! This sounds like a great book!
Monday, 10 February 2020 16:04
Debra Branigan
The cover is awesome and fits the book perfectly! The premise is very unique and I look forward to reading the book. Best wishes t... Read More
Sunday, 16 February 2020 09:33
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Giveaway: Book Of Fire Trilogy Set (Michelle Kenney) ~ (INT)

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Book Of Fire Trilogy (INT) by: Michelle Kenney Publisher: Harpercollins HQ     About the Book: Storm of Ash (Book 3) blurb: As Talia treks back through the treacherous North Mountains, she knows only three things: Pantheon has stolen nearly everyone she loves her blood is the only control over the...
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shaina pierce
Sounds and looks great can't wait to read them!
Sunday, 09 February 2020 12:25
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