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50 of the Most Essential High School Stories
High school is a near-universal experience to which we can all relate. It’s also a complicated, messy time in life in which one grows from the end of...
Taking the Back Road to Writing: An Interview with Andrew Lane
Yesterday Andrew Lane’s Day of Ice hit the shelves, a a fast-paced follow-up to Dawn of Spies. The series is an update on Daniel Defoe’s...
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5 YA Books for
After the events of last night’s Westworld finale on HBO (no spoilers here), you may be looking for a great book to fill the futuristic,...
the best of 2016
The Top Teen Books of 2016
Lady Midnight, by Cassandra Clare Clare kicks off her hotly anticipated new Dark Artifices series, set in the world of the Mortal Instruments, with Lady...
Bestselling Books for Teens
An impossible first love story between a curious boy and a girl allergic to the world. An origin story for the murderous Queen of Hearts. A hilarious...
The Best Gifts for Teen Fantasy Fans
This holiday season, inspire your favorite reader of teen fiction to lose themselves in distant fictional worlds inspired by Wonderland, Ancient Rome,...
Watch the Exclusive Trailer for Trish Cook’s
In Trish Cook’s fish-out-of-water YA comedy Outward Blonde, 16-year-old Manhattan It Girl Lizzie Finkelstein is about to get a very rude awakening....
8 Books to Convert a YA Naysayer into a YA Fanatic
We’ve all got that friend who thinks that, just because they’re an adult, they can’t be seen cracking the cover of a young adult book....
The Game of Lives
Answers Readers’ Most Burning Questions
When you start reading The Maze Runner series, by James Dashner, you’re embarking on a journey. Dashner doesn’t write simple thrillers—his books...
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July’s Top Picks in Teen Fiction
July’s most exciting teen releases include gory horror, sweet romance, and thrillers more chilling than iced sweet tea. These are the teen books...
An Ember in the Ashes
Author Sabaa Tahir on the 5 Books That Made Her a Writer
Sabaa Tahir’s An Ember in the Ashes, a bloody fantasy series starter set in the fully fledged world of the Martial Empire, combines epic storytelling...
April’s Top Picks for Teens
In this month’s most exciting teen reads, dragons hide in plain sight, a dying girl discovers a whole world above the clouds, and a slave and a...