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Get to Know a YA Author: Camryn Garrett

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Get to Know a YA Author: Camryn Garrett

Welcome to our newest feature on B&N Teen Blog, Get to Know a YA Author, in which we pose the same questions to different YA authors so readers can get...
Our Most Anticipated Contemporary YAs of 2019: July to December

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Our Most Anticipated Contemporary YAs of 2019: July to December

If we’re all being honest, we’ve all got our favorite genres, and yes, contemporary is mine. It’s where issues get tackled, romances...
The B&N YA Podcast: Sarah Dessen Is a Reader’s Best Friend

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The B&N YA Podcast: Sarah Dessen Is a Reader’s Best Friend

Explore the stories behind the young adult books you love with the B&N YA Podcast. Join host Melissa Albert, bestselling author of The Hazel Wood, as...
The Rest of the Story Author Sarah Dessen on One Good, Bad, Life-Changing Summer

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The Rest of the Story Author Sarah Dessen on One Good, Bad, Life-Changing Summer

Sarah Dessen’s fourteenth novel, The Rest of the Story, centers on a girl, a life-changing summer, and a lakefront town that’s really two...
The B&N YA Podcast: Christine Riccio Is a Book Crusader

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The B&N YA Podcast: Christine Riccio Is a Book Crusader

Explore the stories behind the young adult books you love with the B&N YA Podcast. Join host Melissa Albert, editor of the B&N Teen Blog and...
The B&N YA Podcast: Julie Buxbaum

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The B&N YA Podcast: Julie Buxbaum

Explore the stories behind the young adult books you love with the B&N YA Podcast. Join host Melissa Albert, editor of the B&N Teen Blog and...
The B&N YA Podcast: Maurene Goo Makes Us Fall in Love

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The B&N YA Podcast: Maurene Goo Makes Us Fall in Love

Explore the stories behind the young adult books you love with the B&N YA Podcast. Join host Melissa Albert, editor of the B&N Teen Blog and...
How It Feels to Float Author Helena Fox on Finding the Words to Explore Sexual Identity

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How It Feels to Float Author Helena Fox on Finding the Words to Explore Sexual Identity

Just like its protagonist, Elizabeth “Biz” Grey, Helena Fox’s debut, How It Feels to Float, refuses to be categorized. This beautiful, truthful...
Helena Fox’s How it Feels to Float Is a Stunning Debut that Refuses to be Pinned Down

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Helena Fox’s How it Feels to Float Is a Stunning Debut that Refuses to be Pinned Down

Just like its protagonist, Elizabeth “Biz” Grey, How It Feels to Float refuses to be categorized, which makes for a beautiful and truthful...
The B&N YA Podcast: Elizabeth Acevedo Makes Magic

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The B&N YA Podcast: Elizabeth Acevedo Makes Magic

Explore the stories behind the young adult books you love with the B&N YA Podcast. Join host Melissa Albert, editor of the B&N Teen Blog and...
How to Make Friends with the Dark Author Kathleen Glasgow on You, Your Parents, and the Past

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How to Make Friends with the Dark Author Kathleen Glasgow on You, Your Parents, and the Past

Kathleen Glasgow follows her powerful heartbreaker of a debut, Girl in Pieces, with How to Make Friends with the Dark, the story of a teen girl set...
29 of Our Most Anticipated Contemporary YAs of 2019: January-June

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29 of Our Most Anticipated Contemporary YAs of 2019: January-June

Contemporary is my favorite genre in part for all its possibilities. In any given list of contemporary greats, including this one, there can be romantic...

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