The Elite…with Dolls!

Fun Stuff, Videos

Back by popular demand, The Selection Series…with dolls! The Epic Reads team recaps The Elite, the second book in the Selection series by Kiera Cass. 35 dolls came to the palace. Only 6 remain… If you aren’t familiar with how … Read More

The Struggles of Having a Long Distance Book BFF

Book Nerds Unite, Videos

When your book BFF lives far away, the struggle is real. You go to the bookstore but it just feels wrong without your bestie.   It’s impossible to text or email all of your book feelings at the speed at … Read More

Where’s the Quote from: Classic or YA Lit?


It might be harder than you think to tell the difference between A Tale of Two Cities and the story of twelve districts. See if you can identify which of these quotes come from classic literature and which are found … Read More

Why Are So Many YA Book Titles Exactly 5 Words?

Fun Stuff, Lists!

Three might be the holy number everywhere else but in young adult book titles, five is where it’s at. You’ve all been noticing this too right? Or is it just us? Please take a moment to examine the evidence: •   … Read More

Series Recap: TAKEN

Series Recaps

The end is here for the TAKEN series, but before you read the final book, Forged, author Erin Bowman is recapping the top moments from the first two books! Erin Bowman’s Taken series recap Soooo, I did it! I wrote … Read More

The Cover for THE REST OF US JUST LIVE HERE Will Glow in the Dark!!

Cover Reveals

The Rest of Us Just Live Here is the upcoming new novel by Patrick Ness and if that statement alone didn’t get you excited then this will: THE BOOK COVER GLOWS IN THE FREAKING DARK. There have only been a … Read More

Michelle Zink’s 10 Biggest Pop Culture Lies

Author Guest Posts, Lists!

Michelle Zink, author of Lies I Told, is calling out the liars, liars pants on fire in pop culture. And she’s certainly the author for the job. As you might have guessed from the title, the characters in Lies I … Read More

NIMONA is the Graphic Novel That’s Been Missing from Your Life

Sneak Peeks

If you aren’t already on the Nimona train here’s your chance to get on board! This graphic novel is based on the hugely popular web comic by Noelle Stevenson and we cannot wait to introduce it to you before it … Read More

Book Trailer Alert: Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman

Book Trailers

“The bottom is only the beginning.” The official book trailer for CHALLENGER DEEP by Neal Shusterman is here! Challenger Deep is a captivating and deeply personal novel about one teen’s experience with mental illness from New York Times bestselling author … Read More

What Should I Read Next? (Spring Edition)


Spring has sprung and it means allergies, loud birds chirping, non-stop rain, the return of insects, oh and all those happy awesome things too. But most importantly, spring means NEW BOOKS! (Technically, every season means new books, just go with … Read More

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