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Giveaway: Dark Secret (Danielle Rose) ~ (US/Canada Only)

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Dark Secret (US/Canada Only) by: Danielle Rose Release Date: February 28th, 2020 Publisher: Waterhouse Press LLC   About the Book: There's no wrath like that of a witch scorned. Seventeen-year-old spirit witch Ava López is the self-appointed guardian of the witches and humans of Darkhaven, an idyllic village nestled between the...
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Dianna G.
I love stories about witches! Sounds like fun. The cover makes me worry about someone being burned at the stake!
Friday, 17 January 2020 22:36
Belle Torres
Anything with vampires and witches, I'm in! I love the cover!
Saturday, 18 January 2020 04:26
Tina Atkinson
Dark Secret sounds so good! I love vampire books. This is the perfect combination with witches and vampires. Can't wait to read it... Read More
Sunday, 19 January 2020 00:58
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Featured Review: Spark (JM Harkman)

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About This Book: Brenna James wants three things for her sixteenth birthday: to find her history notes before the test, to have her mother return from her business trip, and to stop creating fire with her bare hands. Yeah, that’s so not happening. Unfortunately. When Brenna learns her mother is missing...
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It’s Live!! Cover Reveal: Inside The Sun by Alexis Marie Chute + Giveaway (US/Canada)

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Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  INSIDE THE SUN by Alexis Marie Chute, releasing 4/21/2020 from Spark Press! Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author: I am so thrilled to be completing the 8th Island Trilogy with this exciting conclusion, Inside The Sun!...
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Brittany Colpitts
Interesting concept, looking forward to reading this one in 2020!
Monday, 27 January 2020 12:46
Alex Colpitts
Sounds like a fun read
Thursday, 06 February 2020 08:21
Danielle Hammelef
I love the cover and how it matches the previous books in the series. I think the synopsis sounds emotional.
Saturday, 08 February 2020 18:26
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Waiting On Wednesday ~ January 15th, 2020



Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at   Breaking the Spine   and spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.             *Samantha's Choice* (YABC Staff Reviewer)    Felix Ever After (Kacen Callender)   Author: Kacen Callender Expected publication:  January 20th,...
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Featured Review: Echoes Between Us (Katie McGarry)

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About This Book: Echoes Between Us  is bestselling author Katie McGarry’s breakout teen contemporary novel about a girl with everything to lose and the boy who will do anything to save her. Veronica sees ghosts. More specifically, her mother's ghost. The afterimages of blinding migraines caused by the brain tumor that...
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What's New In YA ~ January 14th, 2020

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It has always been Eda’s dream to become empress, no matter the cost. Haunted by her ambition and selfishness, she’s convinced that the only way to achieve her goal is to barter with the gods. But all requests come with a price and Eda bargains away the soul of her best...
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Featured Review: Lucky Caller (Emma Mills)

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About This Book: When Nina decides to take a radio broadcasting class her senior year, she expects it to be a walk in the park. Instead, it’s a complete disaster. The members of Nina's haphazardly formed radio team have approximately nothing in common. And to maximize the awkwardness her group includes...
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It's Live!! Cover Reveal: Moonscript (H.S.J. Williams), Plus Giveaway! ~ (INT)

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Hi, YABCers! Today we're excited to celebrate the cover reveal for  Moonscript  by H.S.J. Williams, releasing May 7th, 2020 from Trilliam Press!         Before we get to the cover, here's a note from the author:   Hello, YABC! Thank you so much for welcoming me here! I cannot...
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calvin
I think it's wonderful. Good concept.
Monday, 13 January 2020 22:16
Hannah
Thanks!
Saturday, 25 January 2020 21:19
gary
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Author Chat with Janae Marks (From The Desk Of Zoe Washington), Plus Giveaway! ~ (US Only)

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  Today we're excited to chat with Janae Marks author of From The Desk Of Zoe Washington. Read on for more about Janae and her book, plus an giveaway.         Meet Janae Marks!    Janae Marks graduated from the New School with an MFA in Writing for Children. When she...
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Zachary Snyder
The book and cover look great! Looking forward to reading it!
Monday, 13 January 2020 12:58
gary
Hi everybody. I recently saw a testimony about chief dr lucky in a blog I visit for relationship and dating counseling problems be... Read More
Tuesday, 14 January 2020 02:53
Brittany Colpitts
I love love love the artstyle for this cover. So cute!
Tuesday, 14 January 2020 08:04
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Author Of The Week: Author Chat with Brigid Kemmerer (A Heart So Fierce and Broken), Plus Giveaway! ~ (INT)

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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 Brigid Kemmerer , YABC's Author of the...
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Kristy
I loved A Curse So Dark and Lonely last year and I can't wait to read this one!
Monday, 13 January 2020 15:20
gary
Hi everybody. I recently saw a testimony about chief dr lucky in a blog I visit for relationship and dating counseling problems be... Read More
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I loved A Curse So Dark and Lonely! This is one of my most anticipated sequels for 2020 ... Read More
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