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Spotlight: My True Love Gave To Me

Spotlight: My True Love Gave To Me
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  Today, we're spotlighting  My True Love Gave To Me , a lovely collection of holiday-themed stories! Though this book made its debut last year, it is still a perfect read for the month of December (and all the year through)! Read on to learn more about this book and the...
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Savannah
Omg have heard a lot of great things about this book.
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 21:03
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12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 10

12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 10









Welcome to YABC's first annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! We're featuring some of the hottest titles of the year--perfect for the book lover on your holiday list!--with exciting prize packs every day for the first twelve days of December. Each giveaway will run for seven days. Giveaways are US...
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August
They all look amazing
Thursday, 10 December 2015 12:16
Renee Rousseau
Excited about The Nonsense Show art work!
Thursday, 10 December 2015 12:28
Renee Rousseau
Most excited about Tarnished!
Thursday, 10 December 2015 12:29
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Against All Silence by E.C. Myers + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Against All Silence by E.C. Myers + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hello, YABC! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for AGAINST ALL SILENCE by E.C. Myers, releasing May 23, 2016 from Adaptive Books. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from E.C.:   I was really happy to have the chance to get Max and his friends...
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Kara S
This plot sounds brilliant -- I think this is going to be a phenomenal novel! I am so glad I learned about it here! Cheers, Kara... Read More
Friday, 11 December 2015 18:19
Linda Romer
Against all silence sounds exciting! Love the cover ♡ the eyes are stricking. Thank you
Tuesday, 22 December 2015 20:48
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12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 9

12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 9






















Welcome to YABC's first annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! We're featuring some of the hottest titles of the year--perfect for the book lover on your holiday list!--with exciting prize packs every day for the first twelve days of December. Each giveaway will run for seven days. Giveaways are US...
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Amy Hart
I would love to win Circus Mirandus for my eldest child. I'd love to win Bernice Gets Carried Away and Baby Penguins Love Their Ma... Read More
Wednesday, 09 December 2015 13:35
Lizet huerta
My niece would love Spot's Christmas
Wednesday, 09 December 2015 17:30
Renee Rousseau
Fish In A Tree had me at Fish!
Wednesday, 09 December 2015 17:53
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Ever The Hunted by Erin Summerill + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Ever The Hunted by Erin Summerill + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for EVER THE HUNTED by Erin Summerill, releasing December 27, 2016 from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Erin:   Hey, YABC! I’m so giddy-excited-twitchy-happy to share the cover of EVER THE HUNTED...
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Alyssa Susanna
This looks great! Definitely something I would pick up based on the cover alone. I've been waiting for this book for quite some - ... Read More
Tuesday, 08 December 2015 13:13
August
It looks amazing! I can't wait!
Tuesday, 08 December 2015 13:24
Aila Jiang
This looks absolutely BEAUTIFUL. It definitely catches the eye from first glance, and the synopsis sounds full of adventure and fu... Read More
Tuesday, 08 December 2015 14:07
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12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 8

12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza - Day 8











Welcome to YABC's first annual 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza! We're featuring some of the hottest titles of the year--perfect for the book lover on your holiday list!--with exciting prize packs every day for the first twelve days of December. Each giveaway will run for seven days. Giveaways are US...
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Amy Hart
3 I really want An Ember in The Ashes!
Tuesday, 08 December 2015 13:00
Alyssa Susanna
OMG all of these are SO gorgeous! I would love to win any -- prize pack two looks like something I'd really like. ALL the fantasy!... Read More
Tuesday, 08 December 2015 13:16
August
Both packs look amazing!
Tuesday, 08 December 2015 13:52
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What's New in YA--December 8, 2015

What's New in YA--December 8, 2015
  Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful new releases!        In this heart-wrenching tale of love and loss, a young Marine and his best friend’s sister plunge into a forbidden love affair while he’s home on leave. When a Marine Chaplain knocks on...
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Emily Trunko Press Release

Emily Trunko Press Release
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  INTERNATIONAL TUMBLR SENSATION EMILY TRUNKO TO PUBLISH TWO BOOKS WITH CROWN BOOKS FOR YOUNG READERS   Dear My Blank  and  The Last Message Received,  based on Tumblrs   of the same name, to be released in the U.S. in 2016   New York, NY, December 7, 2015 —Crown Books for...
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Harper Collins Children's Books Press Release

Harper Collins Children's Books Press Release
  DEY STREET BOOKS AND HARPERCOLLINS CHILDREN’S BOOKS ACQUIRE MEMOIR BY ABBY WAMBACH      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  (New York, NY; December 7, 2015) – Dey Street Books, an imprint of William Morrow Publishers, and HarperCollins Children’s Books have acquired world rights to a memoir and young reader’s edition by Abby...
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Random House Press Release

Random House Press Release
  RANDOM HOUSE CHILDREN’S BOOKS TO PUBLISH A NEW LINE OF BOOKS FROM ACTRESS, MATHEMATICIAN, AND BESTSELLING AUTHOR DANICA McKELLAR New York, NY (December 3, 2015)—Random House Children’s Books has acquired a new line of kid-friendly math books from New York Times bestselling author Danica McKellar, it was announced today by...
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