YA Bookception! A List of Books Within Books


What could possibly be better than reading a really good book? Reading a really good book that references another really good book you’ve read. It’s like this weird meta-moment where you’re in the book or the book is in you. … Read More

5 Really Famous and Haunted Asylums


Give me an A, give me an S, give me a Y, give me an L, give me a U, give me an M, what does that spell!? A MADNESS SO DISCREET by Mindy McGinnis! Ok, maybe it doesn’t. But … Read More

8 Things I Wish I Knew In High School

Author Guest Posts, Lists!

Four years of heart-stopping crushes, best friends, awkward social situations, and bad cafeteria food. Like Dickens said, it was the best of times…and it was the worst of times. Welcome to High School. In VERY IN PIECES, Very Sayles-Woodruff leaves her … Read More

9 Candles Every Book-Loving Pyro Needs

Book Nerds Unite, Fun Stuff, Lists!

Burn candles, not books! Instead of burning books, here are nine book-themed or scented candles we recommend you light up during Banned Books Week! Burning Books Literary Candle This candle smells like you’re sitting by a fire reading your favorite … Read More

8 Badass Ladies Who Changed Literature Forever

Author Guest Posts, Lists!

Who run the literary world? GIRLS. Women writers have been kicking butt for a long time and it’s time we acknowledge those who changed the literature game.   8 Women Who Changed Literature A list curated by Mackenzi Lee My … Read More

7 Major Fairy Tale Fails

Author Guest Posts, Lists!

Mirror, mirror on the wall who’s the failest of them all? Alex Flinn, author of Beastly, Bewitching, and her newest novel, Mirrored, knows that fairy tales aren’t as perfect as they may seem. Actually, if you think about it, there’s … Read More

24 Extreme YA Book Cover Makeovers

Featured, Fun Stuff, Lists!

Books so nice they designed them twice. Whether it’s for a fresh, paperback look, the re-release of a classic series or a movie-tie in edition, we’re in when it comes to cover makeovers. Because it totally justifies having duplicate copies … Read More

10 Extremely Productive Places to Work on Your Novel

Author Guest Posts, Lists!

This is like one of those YOU CAN EXERCISE ANYWHERE articles except it’s for people who would rather write books than do dumb squats. Best Places for Guerilla Writing… —–A list created by Kate Scelsa, author of Fans of the Impossible … Read More

10 Big WTF Moments in YA

Fun Stuff, Lists!

WARNING: MAJOR BOOK SPOILERS AHEAD!!!! You know those moments where you’re glued to an amazing book and you’re loving every second of it and then out of nowhere the author pulls a dirty move and jabs you in the gut? … Read More

23 Exquisite Palettes Inspired By Our Favorite YA Book Covers

Book Nerds Unite, Cover Lust, Fun Stuff, Lists!

Color palette inspiration for your dream reading room! Whether you are redecorating, painting your bedroom, shopping for new clothes, or just generally looking to be inspired, we have a color palette for you! Each one was inspired by a different … Read More

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