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We’ll Always Have Summer Giveaway Winner

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We have a couple of winners to announce today! First, the person taking home a copy of Jenny Han’s We’ll Always Have Summer is . . .

Mardou!

 

Next, the family winner never claimed their prize. That means the new winner is . . .

April X!

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Congrats to both winners! I’ll be in touch soon through email to get your shipping information. For more contests, check out our current giveaway of Lili St. Crow’s newest Strange Angels book, Defiance–we’re giving away two copies!…

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Excerpt: family, by Micol Ostow

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Book Description

i have always been broken.
i could have. died.
and maybe it would have been better if i ha
d.

It is a day like any other when seventeen-year-old Melinda Jensen hits the road for San Francisco, leaving behind her fractured home life and a constant assault on her self-esteem. Henry is the handsome, charismatic man who comes upon her, collapsed on a park bench, and offers love, a bright new consciousness, and–best of all–a family. One that will embrace her and give her love. Because family is what Mel has never really had. And this new family, Henry’s family, shares everything. They share the chores, their bodies, and their beliefs. And if Mel truly …

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family Giveaway Winner

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Thanks to everyone who entered to win a copy of Micol Ostow’s new book, family! The winner is (drumroll) . . .

Jen!

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Congratulations! I’ll email you soon for your shipping information. For those who didn’t win, don’t forget to check out our other two current giveaways: Cassandra Clare’s City of Fallen Angels and Janette Rallison’s My Unfair Godmother.…

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Contest: City of Fallen Angels Giveaway

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If you need to stock up on spring reading, you’re in luck; we’ve got another giveaway! One lucky winner will receive a copy of Cassandra Clare’s new book, City of Fallen Angels (The Mortal Instruments, Book 4). To enter to win just comment on this post before midnight on Thursday, April 21, EST; we’ll announce the winner the next day. (Note: this contest is open to U.S. and Canadian readers only.)

To learn more about City of Fallen Angels, read the book description and watch the trailer below! And don’t forget you can still enter to win Micol Ostow’s family here.

Book Description

Who will be tempted by darkness? Who will fall in love, and who will find …

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Contest: family

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If you enjoyed reading our interview with Micol Ostow, don’t miss this chance to win her new book, family! One lucky reader will receive a copy. To enter to win, just comment on this post before midnight on Wednesday, April 20, EST; we’ll announce the winner the next day! (Note: this contest is open to U.S. and Canadian readers only.)

If you want to learn more about family, read the book description and watch the trailer below!

Book Description

i have always been broken.
i could have. died.
and maybe it would have been better if i had.

It is a day like any other when seventeen-year-old Melinda Jensen hits the road for San Francisco, leaving behind her fractured …

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Interview: Micol Ostow

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Later this week we’re going to be giving away a copy of Micol Ostow’s new book, family. To learn about the book and meet its author (and even get some writerly advice from her) check out our interview below!

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Micol Ostowauthor website

Micol Ostow was working as an editor of young adult fiction when she began to write her own books; since then, she has published over 40 works for readers of all ages. Micol received her MFA in Writing For Children and Young Adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts in 2009, and currently teaches a popular young adult writing workshop through Media Bistro. Her newest novel, family, is an exploration of cult dynamics told in lyrical vignettes, published by Egmont USA. She …

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