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Author Chat with PC Cast & Kristin Cast (Forgotten), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with PC Cast & Kristin Cast, author of The Forgotten.  Read on for more about PC Cast & Kristin Cast and their book, plus an giveaway!              Meet PC Cast!   C. Cast is a #1 New York Times and...
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jacqueline garcia
The silhouette though, I love the cover! And I so wanna read this after reading the synopsis
Sunday, 27 October 2019 01:23
Renee Moore
Beautifully dark cover!
Saturday, 02 November 2019 16:46
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Author Chat with Kathryn Berla (Beau & Bett), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Kathyrn Berla, author of Beau & Bett.  Read on for more about Kathryn and her book, plus an giveaway!          Meet Kathryn Berla!     Kathryn Berla likes to write in a variety of genres including light fantasy, contemporary literary fiction,...
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Cover Reveal: THE KINDER POISON by Natalie Mae, Plus Excerpt & Giveaway! (US/CAN)

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Hi YABCers! We're super excited to reveal the gorgeous cover for Natalie Mae's THE KINDER POISON. Read on for a note from the author, the cover, an excerpt, and a giveaway!   NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR Hi YABC! Welcome to the exclusive cover reveal and chapter excerpt for THE KINDER POISON!...
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Renee Moore
Looking forward to this one!
Saturday, 02 November 2019 16:42
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Author Chat with Luanne G. Smith (The Vine Witch), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Luanne G. Smith author of The Vine Witch.  Read on for more about Luanne and her book, an excerpt, plus a giveaway!          Meet Luanne G. Smith!   Luanne G. Smith is the author of THE VINE WITCH, a historical fantasy...
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Debra Branigan
I love this book already! Witches, wine, French setting, what more could one ask? The cover is gorgeous and the synopsis sounds so... Read More
Sunday, 13 October 2019 20:06
jacqueline garcia
Witches and France? Two of my favorite things. I adore the cover !
Sunday, 27 October 2019 01:32
Renee Moore
Lovely cover!
Saturday, 02 November 2019 16:41
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What's New In YA ~ October 8th, 2019

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Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful new releases!         In 1872, New Orleans is a city ruled by the dead. But to seventeen-year-old Celine Rousseau, New Orleans provides her a refuge after she's forced to flee her life as a dressmaker in Paris. Taken in...
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The Hunger Games Prequel Cover Release Put Us in the Mood for Dystopian: 10 Indie Dystopian YA Recommendations to Tide You Over While You Wait

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The new Hunger Games prequel cover reveal put us into a serious dystopian mood.  Here's a list of Indie YA dystopian to fill the nostalgia and give you something to wait for until we get the new Hunger Games book releases!   1. Reactive (The Elite Trials, #1) by Becky Moynihan    AN...
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Author Chat with K Eason (How Rory Thorne Destroyed The Multiverse), Excerpt, Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with K Eason author of How Rory Thorne Destroyed The Multiverse.  Read on for more about K Eason and his book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway!          Meet K Eason! Eason is a lecturer at the University of California, Irvine, where she...
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John
This book will really help anyone having to deal with unscrupulous ministers and foolish princes!
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 13:07
Debra Branigan
The cover is perfect as the title is out there for all to be intrigued. The synopsis sounds great and I can't wait to read this on... Read More
Sunday, 13 October 2019 20:01
Danielle Hammelef
The cover is eye-catching. The synopsis sounds intriguing and unique.
Sunday, 03 November 2019 17:58
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Author Of The Week: Renee Ahdieh (The Beautiful), Exclusive Excerpt, Plus Giveaway!!

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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  Renee Ahdieh , YABC's Author of the...
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Tiffany Engler
Love this cover!!!
Wednesday, 09 October 2019 08:25
Debra Branigan
A second chance for this beautiful and exciting book. Thanks.
Sunday, 13 October 2019 19:55
Katherine mate
Thanks for sharing this post.
Wednesday, 23 October 2019 01:39
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Thrills and Chills: 15 YA Horror Novels to Feed Your Need For a Scare
















With, the Halloween season looming over us and less than a month separating us from the holiday—there's no better time than the present to tackle outstanding YA Horror/Thriller titles. Thrills and chills, frights and feels—check out our list and get your scare on! 1.  There's Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie...
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Featured Review: The Speed Of Falling Objects (Nancy Richardson Fischer)

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About This Book: Danger "Danny" Danielle Warren is no stranger to falling. After losing an eye in a childhood accident, she had to relearn her perception of movement and space. Now Danny keeps her head down, studies hard, and works to fulfill everyone else's needs. She's certain that her mom's bitterness...
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