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New Releases: Fire and Ice, Dangerous Music, and a Fatal Kiss
Frostblood, by Elly Blake As one of the few remaining firebloods in a world ruled by frost, Ruby lives in semi-isolation with her mother, concealing her...
YA open mic
14 Authors Discuss Gentrification, Divorce, and More in January’s YA Open Mic
YA Open Mic is a monthly series in which YA authors share personal stories on topics of their choice. The aim of the series is to peel away the formality...
5 Ways Louise Gornall’s
Under Rose-Tainted Skies
will Wreck Your Soul
2017 is going to be a stellar year for YA books if Louise Gornall’s Under Rose-Tainted Skies, released yesterday, is any indication. This often...
New Releases: Warrior Girls, Camus, and a Life up for Auction
The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett, by Chelsea Sedoti Hawthorn is a misfit girl whose imagination leads her down some wild paths—but now, it just might...
23 of Our Most Anticipated January YA Books
Did you think you’d take a quick reading break after rushing to discover all the literary wonders you wanted to get to before the end of 2016? You...
New Releases: Origin Stories, Forbidden Love, and a Cursed Princess Retold
Spindle, by E.K. Johnston As she did in A Thousand Nights, Johnston melts down and re-forms well-known mythologies in Spindle, spinning a new tale...
Our Most Anticipated December YA Books
Winter is dark and full of slush puddles, but your shelves can be a haven of awesome against the approaching wind chill. December’s most exciting...
Return to Planet Digby in
Trouble Makes a Comeback
It has been little more than a year since Stephanie Tromly introduced us to “Planet Digby” in Trouble Is a Friend of Mine, but in that amount of...
page to screen
9 Reasons You Must See
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them
Today marks the release of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, both in theaters and in bookstores, in the form of a screenplay penned by J.K. Rowling...
New Releases: Psychopaths, Amnesiacs, and Boys in the Woods
Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy, by Cassandra Clare, Sarah Rees Brennan, Maureen Johnson, and Robin Wasserman Four beloved YA authors take on the...
New Releases: Stopped Clocks, Monstrous Magic, and the Multiverse
Heartless, by Marissa Meyer Meet the Queen of Hearts before her ascension to legendary villainy in Meyer’s newest retelling, which opens on...
The Sun Is Also a Star
Is a Story of Love, Life, and Everything
Writing a truly great novel is an act of compassion, and Nicola Yoon’s The Sun Is Also a Star is one of the most empathetic, open-hearted YA books...
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