12 YA Books to Try If You Love Love, Simon


So, you’ve just seen Love, Simon, and you’re walking out of the theater, face still wet with tears, wondering “What am I supposed to do with my life now?” Well, we’re here to help you through this tough time. The … Read More

The 14 Most Anticipated YA Books to Read in April

Epic Reads Exclusives, Featured, Lists!

Are you ready to fill your bookshelves even further? No shame if you have to start stacking books on the floor, or piling them on top, or just… buy a new shelf. There are so many good books! Whether it’s … Read More

This Three Dark Crowns Look Is So Fierce, You Need to See It to Believe It

Fun Stuff, Three Dark Crowns Series, Videos

3It’s time to reveal the third video in our Epic Reads Costume Challenge series, where we ask aspiring fashion designers to create outfits based on four amazing fantasy series! So far we’ve seen a look inspired by SHATTER ME and … Read More

Only a True Book Nerd Has Read 42/54 of These Fantasy Books

Featured, Quizzes

We’ve been #blessed with countless amazing young adult fantasy books. From rebellions to revolutions, corrupt kings to bitter queens, we feel more prepared than ever before to take on a hypothetical monarchy with or without supernatural powers at our disposal. … Read More

YouTuber Laci Green Has Announced a New Project – A Sex Plus Book!

Epic Reads Exclusives

You might know Laci Green as the YouTuber that talks about sex unabashedly. She’s best known for her Sex Plus video series and guess what? She just announced that her secret project is a BOOK! A real one with pages and beautiful illustrations and a … Read More

Rise Up… and Enter the Brutal, Wicked World of Dread Nation!

Featured, Sneak Peeks, Videos

“Rise up.” Those are the words embossed in gold on the cover of DREAD NATION, the incredible, action-packed, wickedly smart new novel by Justina Ireland. It’s a dark and subvervise tale set in a world where the dead awoke on … Read More

Watch Our March Book Haul!


Guess who’s back with a brand new book haul? It’s Michael, from Team Epic Reads (who you may recognize as Michael BookLion)! It’s officially March, which means SPRING IS COMING!! Which also means we can start getting outside to read … Read More

Can You Spot These Easter Eggs in the Love, Simon Movie?

Epic Reads Exclusives, Featured, Fun Stuff, YA Movie & TV News

The wait is finally over!! We watched the trailer. Then we watched again it like seven more times. We followed the cast across social media. And OBVIOUSLY we went to go see it in theaters this weekend. Love, Simon, the … Read More

Book Nerd Problems: Finding the Last Copy in the Store

Book Nerds Unite, Videos

Good luck getting between a book nerd and new releases. Seriously, have you ever seen one of us rush to the bookstore on a Tuesday? We need to make sure we get that-book-we’ve-been-counting-down-to as soon as it hits shelves, and … Read More

11 Novels Written in Verse That You’ll Love, Even If Poetry Isn’t Your Thing


Poetry might not have an outright bad rap, but we’ve found that if you ask someone if they actually like it, they’ll be hesitant to answer. We get it… but also we don’t. Because poetry has a way of conveying an incredible amount … Read More

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