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Category Archives: Debut Author Challenge 2012

Magan: Welcome, Caller, This is Chloe by Shelley Coriell

Welcome, Caller, This is Chloe by Shelley Coriell Future Release Date: May 1, 2012 Publisher: Harry Abrams Pages: 320 Target Audience: Young Adult Format: e-book downloaded from NetGalley How I found out about it: NetGalley – isn’t this cover awesome?! Challenge: 2012 Debut Author Challenge Summary: Red-haired, pin-curled, makes-everyone-laugh, vintage shoe-wearing Chloe’s life is turning […]

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Magan: The Selection by Kiera Cass

The Selection by Kiera Cass [website | twitter] Publication Date: April 24, 2012 Publisher: HarperTeen Pages: 327 Target Audience: Young Adult Format read: ARC borrowed from Yani at The Secret Life of an Avid Reader Challenge: Debut Author 2012 Challenge Summary: America Singer is chosen as one of the thirty-five women vying to win the […]

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Magan: Cracked by K.M. Walton

Cracked by K.M Walton [twitter | website] Publication Date: January 3, 2012 Publisher: Simon Pulse Pages: 311 Target Audience: Young Adult Format read: ARC received from the Debut Author Challenge ARC Tour Why I requested it: Loved the idea of two unlikely characters being roommates. Summary: Victor and Bull are sworn enemies. Bull terrorizes Victor, […]

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Estelle: The Princesses of Iowa by M. Molly Backes

The Princesses of Iowa by M. Molly Backes Publisher: Candlewick Upcoming Release Date: May 8, 2012 Pages: 464 pages Format: eBook from NetGalley Summary: After pretty, popular, and rich girl Paige is involved in a drunken car accident with her friends, her mom ships her off to Paris to smooth over her daughter’s (and her family’s) reputation. When […]

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Magan: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl by Jesse Andrews

Estelle and I are super excited to be participating in the Debut Author Challenge hosted by Kristi at The Story Siren.  I’m bringing you the first debut young adult book this week, though Estelle and I will alternate months participating.  The challenge is to read and review a minimum of twelve young adult debut novels […]

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