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Giveaway: The Hidden City of Chelldrah-ham: War of Chaos: Volume 2 by Stephan von Clinkerhoffen (US & UK Only)

Giveaway: The Hidden City of Chelldrah-ham: War of Chaos: Volume 2 by Stephan von Clinkerhoffen (US & UK Only)
The Hidden City of Chelldrah-ham: War of Chaos: Volume 2 by Stephan von Clinkerhoffen 11/13/15   About the Book Stig and his friends Arn and Baits head out of the city of Chelldrah-ham on a mission to Polandrea. Their task is to determine whether the battling Bach creatures still pose a...
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Sally Guyatt
Danger
Saturday, 02 January 2016 13:17
Stephan von Clinkerhoffen
Happy New Year YABCers! If you go to Amazon and look inside book on page 2, you will find the answer to the question for more fre... Read More
Saturday, 09 January 2016 10:34
Fia
What does the mother Jeswit sense? The mother Jeswit senses danger, indeed!
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 17:54
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Giveaway: Sanctuary Bay by Laura J. Burns & Melinda Metz (US & Canada Only)

Giveaway: Sanctuary Bay by Laura J. Burns & Melinda Metz (US & Canada Only)
SANCTUARY BAY by Laura J. Burns and Melinda Metz Release Date: January 19, 2016   About the Book When Sarah Merson receives the opportunity of a lifetime to attend the most elite prep school in the country-Sanctuary Bay Academy-it seems almost too good to be true. But, after years of bouncing...
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Ianah
The cover looks so eerie... I love it. The synopsis sounds really interesting and reminds me of the show House of Anubis. I'm real... Read More
Saturday, 02 January 2016 20:13
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Sunday, 03 January 2016 16:10
Susan T.
Boarding schools are always such a great setting for creepiness! The cover is totally eerie and really fits the story!
Monday, 04 January 2016 21:34
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Giveaway: Dead Ends by Erin Lange (US Only)

Giveaway: Dead Ends by Erin Lange (US Only)
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Dead Ends by Erin Lange 1/26/16   About the Book Dane Washington doesn’t think he’s a bully. Some guys just need to be put in their place. But Twain High doesn’t see it that way, and Dane is on the brink of getting kicked out of school – until the boy...
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Sunday, 03 January 2016 16:10
Fia
Have you ever met someone who completely changed the way you see the world? Yes, I have. In 2014 I met my cousin. Before I met hi... Read More
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 13:56
Kelly Fulton
thank you for this opportunity to win a book for our library
Thursday, 21 January 2016 16:05
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Giveaway: Alistair Grim's Aquaticum by Gregory Funaro (US Only)

Giveaway: Alistair Grim's Aquaticum by Gregory Funaro (US Only)
Alistair Grim's Odd Aquaticum by Gregory Funaro Illustrated by Vivienne To Release Date: January 5, 2016 About the Book When Grubb, an orphan and runaway chimney sweep, entered the wondrous world of the Odditorium, his life changed forever. Apprenticed to the mechanical marvel's strange proprietor, Alistair Grim, Grubb unfortunately must settle...
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Ianah
Odditorium
Saturday, 02 January 2016 20:08
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Fia
To what mythical realm do Grubb and Alistair Grim travel in this book? In this book, Grubb and Alistair Grim travel to Odditoriu... Read More
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 17:16
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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Trailer Reveal

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Trailer Reveal

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  If you're like us here at YABC, you've swooned over Mr. Darcy more than a few times, and you've also read countless tales of zombies. Maybe you even read the culmination of these two glorious things in  Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.      Either way, we're excited (okay obsessed)...
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Love Letters to Literature #5

Love Letters to Literature #5
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  Dear Neil Gaiman,   I think the best thing I’ve learned from reading your books, is how powerful storytelling can be. Of course, being a writer, I know how important stories are. But there are times in my own writing that I forget how magical and memorable it can be...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: A Taste for Monsters by Matthew J. Kirby + Giveaway (US/Can)

It's Live!! Cover Reveal: A Taste for Monsters by Matthew J. Kirby + Giveaway (US/Can)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for A TASTE FOR MONSTERS by Matthew J. Kirby, releasing September 27, 2016 from Scholastic. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Matthew:   Hello to the YABC community! I'm so excited to share the cover of...
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Adam
The cover art is intriguing, and matches the synopsis quite well. A woman hiding herself from the world shrouded in obscurity. I a... Read More
Wednesday, 30 December 2015 22:29
Callie Wyles
The setting of the book is intriguing to me, and the cover captured my attention when I saw it. I can't wait to read it!
Saturday, 02 January 2016 15:04
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Sunday, 03 January 2016 16:10
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It's live!! Cover Reveal: Into the Abyss by Stefanie Gaither + Giveaway (US/Canada)

It's live!! Cover Reveal: Into the Abyss by Stefanie Gaither + Giveaway (US/Canada)
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Hi, YABCers! Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for INTO THE ABYSS by Stefanie Gaither, releasing August 29, 2016 from Simon and Schuster BFYR. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from Stefanie:   I’m so, so excited to share the cover of my new book,...
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Stefanie Gaither
thank you! so glad you like it
Tuesday, 29 December 2015 12:30
Amy Hart
Cover is a bit plain, and I would over look it if I was browsing, but I love the synopsis!
Wednesday, 30 December 2015 15:15
Shannon Mizikoski
I LOOOOOVE the cover! And I had NO idea that there was going to be a second book! I really liked Falls the Shadow, and was bummed ... Read More
Saturday, 02 January 2016 21:33
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What's New in YA--December 29, 2015

What's New in YA--December 29, 2015
    Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful new releases!            Expelled from high school months shy of graduation—her acceptance to Columbia revoked due to vigilante justice gone awry—Kassandra Black is sent to work in her great-uncle Brian’s lab at Henley...
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Map Reveal: UNHOOKED by Lisa Maxwell + Preorder Kick Off + Giveaway (US Only)

Map Reveal: UNHOOKED by Lisa Maxwell + Preorder Kick Off + Giveaway (US Only)
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Hello YABC! Today we have a special kind of reveal for you! Today we're super excited to celebrate the map reveal for UNHOOKED by Lisa Maxwell, releasing February 2, 2016 from Simon Pulse . The map is illustrated by Cat Scully. Ready to see? Scroll, YABCers! Scroll! ...      ...
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Linda Romer
I love the map ♡ Unhooked sounds awesome. Thank you
Tuesday, 29 December 2015 11:25
Callie Wyles
I think the map is very cool. To me, the lack of color and green trees gives it an ominous feel, and based on the synopsis, that f... Read More
Saturday, 02 January 2016 14:57
Karen Woodard
Its very intriguing
Sunday, 03 January 2016 01:17
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