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    Bookish News (#57): Authors for the Philippines

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** This is taking over my bookish news post for this week because it deserves a massive shout out. If you don’t live under a rock you will probably know that the Philippines was hit by a Tyhpoon this past week and that there are hundreds and thousands of people in need of aid in the country. The British Red Cross is going out to do its bit…

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    Bookish News (#56)

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** Writes of Passage competition launched The lovely folk over at World Book Day have teamed up with Children’s Laurette Malorie Blackman to launch a campaign to find the top 50 ultimate teen tomes and they want your help!  If you head on over to the World Book Day ‘Writes of Passage’ website you nominate your favourite and most memorable book as a teen reader, and, best of…

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    Bookish News (#55): Cover reveals

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** New Covers!  If You Find Me by Emily Murdoch (Indigo) I absolutely loved this book when it came out in hardback earlier this year and I think a lot of thriller and darker contemporary book lovers out there will really enjoy it. I love this paperback cover that Indigo gave us a sneak peak of this week and if you fancy giving it a read you should…

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    Bookish News (#54)

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** New Hot Key Books Covers:  Say Her Name by James Dawson Burn by Monica Hesse  So Hot Key Books shared two awesome new covers this week and I am loving them both. Burn is just as understated as its predecessor, Stray, and intrigues me so much, definitely looking forward to that one! Say Her Name is James Dawsons next one and looks awesome, I always complain that…

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    Bookish News (#53) A UKYA CONVENTION!!!

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** This was received in my inbox yesterday morning and I could hardly Contain my excitment… seriously I am going to do anything and everything in my power to be at this convention! Who’s with me?: WATERSTONES CHILDREN’S LAUREATE TO CHAMPION BOOKS FOR YOUNG ADULTS Malorie Blackman announces campaign to support the best of young adult fiction in the UK, including the country’s first ever YA Literature Convention…

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    Bookish News (#52)

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** New Lauren Kate Website & Teardrop sneak peek! To celebrate the upcoming launch of Teardrop by Lauren Kate, Random House are giving us little titbits of info and news about Lauren Kate and the book. The week before last it was a sneak peek at the book; go to the Scribed website and you can read the prologue and chapter one.  This week it was the launch of…

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    Bookish News (#51)

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** Roald Dahl Funny Prize Judge lineup announced!  On Roald Dahl day, yesterday, it was announced that a new member has joined the judging panel for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize!  John Kearns, the newest member to the panel, was winner of the Best Newcomer award at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards this year and joins an impressive list of authors and illustrators, including last years winner Jamie Thomson. …

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    Bookish News (#50)

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** MacMillan signs Rainbow Rowell Rainbow Rowell has been on my radar for ages now and she is definitely an author I want to check out, however one of the main reasons linked to why I haven’t yet it because her books aren’t published in the UK. Thankfully Macmillan have decided to change this and have signed up to publish her newest book, Fangirl, in February next year.…

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    Bookish News (#49)

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** More Than This Patrick Ness Website The wonderful folks over at Walker have launched an awesome website for Patrick Ness’ new novel More Than This. You can read a small extract from More Than This but the brilliant news is that if you share the site through social media, you can read up to 64 pages of the book! Once you have shared the site too you…

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    Bookish news (#48)

    Bookish and Blogish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! *** Cress by Marissa Meyer Cover Reveal  This is pretty much old news but I thought I’d share for those who haven’t seen it. This is the cover for the next book in the Lunar Chronicles series by Marissa Meyer. I absolutely love this series and I thought the cover was going to be the one that was in the back of Scarlet so when I saw this…