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Author Chat with Jenn Bennett (The Lady Rogue), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Jenn Bennett author of The Lady Rogue.  Read on for more about Jenn her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Jenn Bennett ! Jenn Bennett is an award-winning author of young adult books, including: Alex, Approximately; Starry Eyes; and The Lady Rogue. She also...
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What's New In YA ~ September 3rd, 2019

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Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful new releases!         What if America had a royal family? If you can't get enough of Harry and Meghan or Kate and William, meet American princesses Beatrice and Samantha. Two princesses vying for the ultimate crown.  Two girls vying...
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: The Return of the Dragon Queen by Farah Oomerbhoy + Giveaway (Open Internationally)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  THE RETURN OF THE DRAGON QUEEN by Farah Oomerbhoy, releasing November 26, 2019 from Wise Ink Creative Publishing! Here's more information and a note from the author:   Hello YABC, we have huge, exclusive news for you today! Readers of...
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Lacie
Love the new versions!!
Tuesday, 03 September 2019 00:50
Melissa
The covers are GORGEOUS. I haven't read The Avalonia Chronicles yet, but I've heard great things about it from friends, and I'm SO... Read More
Saturday, 07 September 2019 20:00
Debra Branigan
The covers are beautiful. I look forward to reading this exciting series. Storyline sounds great.
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Authors Of The Week: Chat with Demitira Lunetta, Marley Lynn, & Kate Karyus Quinn (Fire & Flood) Plus Giveaway! ~ (International)

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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 Demetria Lunetta , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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Featured Review: The Hive (Barry Lyga & Morgan Baden)

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About This Book: Cassie McKinney has always believed in the Hive. Social media used to be out of control, after all. People were torn apart by trolls and doxxers. Even hackers - like Cassie's dad - were powerless against it. But then the Hive came. A better way to sanction people...
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Author Of The Week: Chat with Shelby Mahurin (Serpent & Dove), 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 Shelby Mahurin , YABC's Author of the Week!!...
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YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ September 2nd, 2019

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Hello YABC'ers! Welcome to the weekly post by the Staff at YA Books Central called Current Reads Monday! We love everything bookish and just wanted to share with our readers what books we are currently reading and obsessing about! So check out what books the YABC Staff are currently reading below...
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Giveaway: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC "Back To School" Prize Pack!!

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National Geographic Kids Beginner's World Atlas, 4th Ed by: National Geographic Release Date: July 9th, 2019 Publisher: National Geographic Kids Books   About the Book   National Geographic Kids Beginner’s World Atlas, 4th ed (ages 7-10, published simultaneously in paperback and hardcover) - It’s a BIG world out there and this OVERSIZED, kid-friendly, and completely...
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Featured Review: Voyages In The Underworld Of Orpheus Black (Marcus Sedgwick & Julian Sedgwick)

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About This Book: Harry Black is lost between the world of war and the land of myth in this illustrated novel that transports the tale of Orpheus to World War II-era London. Brothers Marcus and Julian Sedgwick team up to pen this haunting tale of another pair of brothers, caught between...
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Author Chat with Joy Jones (Fearless Public Speaking), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Joy Jones author of Fearless Public Speaking.  Read on for more about Rena her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Joy Jones ! Performance poetry, training workshops, storytelling, classroom teaching - Joy Jones has addressed countless audiences. She is the director...
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