Next week, Zeroes, by Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan, and Deborah Biancotti, hits bookstores everywhere. The first in a trilogy that reads like a mashup of X-Men: First Class with season one of Heroes (we’ll just pretend those other seasons don’t exist), it’s a thick book of superpowered excitement that’ll leave readers anxiously awaiting the next installments. It’s the first in […]
Oh man, who doesn’t love the whole rich boy/poor girl (or vice versa!) romance trope? From Cinderella to Pretty In Pink to Pretty Woman to Titanic, we swoon at the meet-cutes, we angst over differences and circumstance, we fret over power dynamics, and despite it all, we root for our lovebirds to overcome the seemingly […]
It’s finally here: Snow day season! If the weather gods cooperate, we can expect at least one unexpected stay-at-home-reading day, and you don’t want to find yourself unprepared. This month’s must-reads include heroines shouldering their families’ burdens, a proud band geek who will NOT go down quietly, an epic battle between evil and the damned, […]
This week’s most exciting new releases include a paranormal PI mystery, a twisty Gothic tale set on a cold coast, and the contemporary story of a blind girl who’s ruthless with those who disappoint her. These are the books we’re reading instead of our embarrassing NaNo novels right now.
This month’s most exciting teen releases take readers to distant planets, twisted fantasy worlds, dark dystopias, and high-stakes contemporary settings much like our own. From a short story collection by National Book Award winner Neal Shusterman, to a buzzy debut from Estelle Laure, these are the books we’re reading right now.