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Black History Month: Book Recommendations from Jay Coles

When we heard that Jay Coles upcoming Tyler Johnson Was Here is a story inspired by his life and included themes of grief, gangs, friendship and the Black Lives Matter movement, we knew we had to get his input on book recommendations for this series. Coincidentally, and because the publishing world is exactly the size of an English village, Jay will also be featured in the upcoming anthology Wednesdays’s featured author, Ibi Zoboi, is editing, Black Enough: Stories of Black Teenhood in America.  We are so lucky to feature Jay on the blog today and learn more about Tyler Johnson Was Here as well as the books that influenced him to be a writer and create this particular, personal story.

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Midnight Tales Blog Tour: Dangerous Magic, Delicious Cocktail

The Language of Thorns is out TODAY! Thank you to MacMillan for having us host a release day blitz stop today.  We’re toasting the release of Language of Thorns with a highlight of one of our favorite stories from the collection and a cocktail fit for the leader of the Second Army.

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Zero Repeat Forever Release Day Blitz & Giveaway

We are so excited that ZERO REPEAT FOREVER by Gabrielle Prendergast is available now and that we get to share the news!  If you haven’t yet heard about this wonderful book by Author Gabrielle Prendergast, be sure to check out all the details below.  This blitz also includes a giveaway for a signed hardcover of the book courtesy of Gabrielle and Rockstar Book Tours. So if you’d like a chance to win, enter in the Rafflecopter at the bottom of this post.

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Who Wore It Best Vol. 2

In Volume 1 of this series, I highlighted similarly themed books with eye-catchingly similar covers.  As we learned, two books with similar covers can have similar themes.  Today, we explore books with similar covers but disparate plots.

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The Duke of Bannerman Prep Blog Tour

Did someone say Gatsby Era? Drop-waist dresses? Cloche hats?  We love this era and we especially loves books set in this time period.  These are just SOME of the reasons we are so excited to be a part of The Duke of Bannerman Prep Blog Tour today!

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2017 Crystal Ball: Your Future in 50 Books

Our 2017 Goodreads Bookshelf is chock full of over 300 releases that we’re excited about. We expect that number to grow exponentially throughout the year, so it’s going to be another tough year to distinguish your favorite YA releases. To that end, I am going to try and predict your bookish future. I tried in 2015, three times, actually.  So I am back again with more highly anticipated reads .

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