Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Armchair BEA: YA New Releases

Lani Taylor
author of Daughter of Smoke and Bone


If I were at BEA today, this is one session I would not want to miss:

BEA (Young Adult) Editors Buzz


Insightful and passionate, this intimate editorial exchange will provide you with an editor’s perspective on some of the Fall’s new YA discoveries and potential breakouts.

Editors participating:

Courtney Bongiolatti, Editor, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing with Michelle Hodkin’s UNBECOMING OF MARA DYER
-release date: September 2011

Margret Raymo, Sr. Executive Editor, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt with Joe Schreiber’s AU REVOIR CRAZY EUROPEAN CHICK
-release date: October 2011

Alvina Ling, Executive Editor, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers with Laini Taylor's DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE
-release date: September 2011

Susan Chang, Sr. Editor, Starscape Tor / Macmillan with Bill Willingham’s DOWN THE MYSTERLY RIVER
-release date: September 2011

Erica Sussman, Sr. Editor, HarperCollins Children’s Books with Leigh Fallon’s THE CARRIER OF THE MARK
-release date: October 2011

TakeApeek: BEA 2011 agenda

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Today at Armchair BEA is a Giveaway Galores! day. Head over there to see the different offers and signup for my YA pirate-themed one on this post.

--~ Book Giveaway ~--

The Pirate Captain's Daughter
by Eve Bunting
just released: March 2011

Open to all.

Offer ends: May 29, 2011

TO DO:
Tell me which new YA book release above appeals to you.

AND, leave your email (if I don't already have it)

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Contest has ended - winner is here

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Armchair BEA
Book Expo America
May 23-27, 2011
a virtual event
(for those of us who could not make the trip to New York)


Today's BEA happenings:

Talking e-books with PicPocket Books and Carisa from Digital Storytime

AND

Head over to Armchair BEA to check out the Giveaways Galore!

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* image source of Lani Taylor used for creation based on ALA Celebrity READ posters

-o- vvb's Armchair BEA schedule -o-


33 comments:

  1. DOWN THE MYSTERLY RIVER sounds gooooood. Thank you for this giveaway, Velvet! :D
    I have The Pirate Captain's Daughter on my wishlist. >_<

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  2. I LOVE the cover to Down the Mysterly River. Thanks for the giveaway!

    susanna DOT pyatt AT student DOT rcsnc DOT org

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  3. I'd read them all, but AU REVOIR CRAZY EUROPEAN CHICK appeals to me most.

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  4. I suck at picking just one of anything when presented with options and books no less. Ok I narrowed it down to 3 and this is because of the covers as I am totally cover crazy.

    The Carrier Of The Mark
    Daughter Of Smoke And Bone
    Unbecoming Of Mara Dyer

    frellathon(at)gmail(Dot)com

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  5. I should not..resisting temptation to enter..and wishing I could go to BEA

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  6. The Carrier of the Mark sounds great!

    Jen
    lratrandom@gmail.com
    http://lratrandom.blogspot.com/

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  7. I am anxiously awaiting The Carrier of the Mark!! It sounds so great and I love the cover!!

    Carrie
    justonemorechapter@hotmail.com
    www.just-one-more-chapter.com

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  8. The Carrier of the Mark is the one the tickles my fancy. I really cant wait to delve into it. =)
    Thank you for hosting this giveaway and for participating in ArmchairBEA!! Nice to meet you!!

    SpadesHigh @ http://SpadesHighReads.blogspot.com
    TValeros18 @ gmail [dot] com

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  9. The Carrier of the Mark. I want that one :)

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  10. I'm really looking forward to Au Revoir Crazy European Chick.
    Thanks for hosting this awesome giveaway!
    Christajls@gmail.com

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  11. The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer has been on my TBR list for awhile! Thanks for the giveaway :)

    kaitlynkline[at]gmail[dot]com

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  12. I am looking forward to reading The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer
    tanyainjville at yahoo dot com

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  13. Definitely The Carrier of the Mark. It sounds really good and that cover! Spectacular!

    Thanks for the giveaway!
    truebookaddictATgmailDOTcom

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  14. OMG Carrier of the Mark is on my Wishlist, great giveaway.

    marceblogspot(at)hotmail(dot)com

    My post is here with giveaway.

    http://teawithmarce.blogspot.com/2011/05/armchair-bea-best-of-2011-and.html

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  15. Unbecoming Of Mara Dyer. I've heard some great things already about this book and see it everywhere in the book blog community! The cover is really interesting as well.

    dbookstrings(at)gmail(dot)com

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  16. I can't wait to read Au Revoir because it has such an awesome cover, so original!

    the (dot) zealous (dot) reader (at) gmail (dot) com

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  17. I just wrote in a post (which goes up tomorrow) that Carrier of the Mark would have been one of those I would be looking for with eagle eyed fixation... lol
    SO PRETTY!!!

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  18. The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer looks interesting!

    Thank you for the lovely giveaway!
    Amy // amyismyfriend at aol dot com

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  19. Thanks for the giveaway! I can't wait for The Carrier or the Mark.

    xxsquigglesxx(at)gmail(dot)com

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  20. The Carrier of the Mark and The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer appeal to me the most.

    Gabbie-ethela AT hotmail DOT com

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  21. The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer is on top of my TBR list! Thanks for the giveaway!!

    akascrapaholic [at] gmail [dot] com

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  22. I think Daughter of Smoke and Bone looks awesome!

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  23. It's to hard to choose but I think Down the Mysterly River sounds great. Thanks for the chance.
    waitmantwillie at hotmail dot com

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  24. Down the Mysterly River looks like it would be really interesting.

    shinsgirl@yahoo.com

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  25. This is sooo hard!
    I can't decide between..
    The Unbecoming of Mara Dyers
    & The Pirate's Daughter !
    Super giveaway!:D
    Thanks for hosting!

    manu[dot]bookworm[at]gmail[dot]com

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  26. I can't wait to read The Carrier of the Mark!

    aikychien at yahoo dot com

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  27. I'd love to read The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin! Thanks for participating in ArmchairBEA Giveaways!


    icrave13@hotmail.com

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  28. I think THE CARRIER OF THE MARK looks great! Thanks for chance to win. seescootread[at]gmail[dot]com

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  29. Down the Mysterly River or Carrier of the Mark or The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer. Not sure which wins out for me.

    heykiddego (at) gmail (dot) com

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  30. Down the Mystery River caught my attention...

    magabygc at gmail.com

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  31. The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer sounds absolutely phenomenal, not to mention the cover is beautiful.

    withinpages @ hotmail dot com

    ★ Leila

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  32. The Carrier of the Mark has such a beautiful cover that it makes me want to just stare at it. :)

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  33. I really really want to read about Mara Dyer!!! Such a great contest, thank you!

    goldie-mail(AT)web(DOT)de

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