17 #OwnVoices YA Books Coming Out This Year We Can’t Wait to Read


There are some truly incredible diverse YA books coming out this year that we can’t wait to add to our bookshelves, and we’re so excited that authors from those same marginalized backgrounds are getting the chance to tell their stories! … Read More

10 YA Sequels That Might Actually Be Better Than the First Book


It’s no secret that YA sequels will either make or break a series. Sometimes it’s hard to live up to how good the first book is—but sometimes, an author will take the characters, the plot, and the stakes to new … Read More

24 Books That’ll Make You Stay Up Late Reading

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Whuddup, fellow insomniacs? And, okay, sleep lovers alike. When a book is so good that you literally cannot go to sleep until you’ve finished, it doesn’t really matter what kind of sleeper you are. And because we want to start our … Read More

9 Fictional BFFs You’d Want to Have IRL


There are a LOT of characters in YA that we would want to be friends. Seriously, SO MANY. From the kick-butt main characters to the swoony love interests (and hey, sometimes even a nefarious villain or two), and of course there’s also the … Read More

17 YA Books That You Should Celebrate National Science Fiction Day With

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It doesn’t need to be National Science Fiction Day for us to curl up with an out of this world story, but it does give us a reason to ignore the other books on our to-read piles a little longer! We’re … Read More

11 YA Sequels We Can’t Wait to Read in 2018

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Look, we have zero chill when it comes to all the amazing sequels coming out in 2018. We’ve been left hanging ever since we finished the last book and it’s honestly been pure torture. Luckily things are about to get better … Read More

28 Books to Save Your Gift Cards For!

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Our holiday wishlist is pretty much exclusively books, but for those pesky relatives who don’t want to entertain our book nerdy dreams, we have just the trick. There are a ton of amazing books coming in 2018, which means there are … Read More

14 YA Characters That Would Be Horrible Holiday Guests


Whether you think the morally ambiguous characters filling YA should be on the naughty or nice list, there’s no arguing that some would just be awful to have at your dinner table. Whether they’re too know-it-all, too skilled with the cutlery, or … Read More

The 2017 Epic Reads Gift Guide is Finally Here!

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The holidays are fast approaching, and you might not know what to get the book nerd in your life! Heck, you might not know what to ask for yourself! But never fear, because Epic Reads is here. And we put together … Read More

10 Sci-Fi Books To Read If You Hate Sci-Fi


We’d like to think you’ve kept up with our series of book recs for the haters, but if you haven’t you can find our lists here by genre: contemporary, historical fiction, mystery thrillers, and paranormal romances. Today we’re taking on … Read More

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