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12 YA Books That Are Equally as Terrifying as The Handmaid’s Tale

Curated Reading Lists, Featured, Pop Culture

We Will Bear No More. If you haven’t been catching up on your weekly dose of Hulu’s new series, The Handmaid’s Tale…we have one question for you. Where have you been?  No seriously. This show gives us sooo many feels… … Read More

Are These Quotes from 90s Boy Band Songs or YA Books?

Featured, Pop Culture, Quizzes

Ah the 90s. The golden age of frosted tips, Brittany Spears, and Uncle Jesse’s mullet. If you weren’t a 90s baby, then let’s be real, you probably wish you were. Recently, after reading FIREWORKS by Katie Cotugno, a new 90’s … Read More

April 2017 YA Book Adaptation Updates

Pop Culture, Videos, YA Movie & TV News

In this month’s Epic Adaptations, JesseTheReader is wrapping up all your YA book adaptation news!  Since Sasha is super busy with all her bookish adventures, Jesse volunteered as tribute to take over all our Epic Adaptations! Find out what’s good with … Read More

10 #Famous Memes Reimagined as YA Novels

Author Guest Posts, Lists!, Pop Culture

What if your favorite Internet memes came to life….as YA novels? How great/terrible/WTF would that be? Before we get to the memes, we should probably give you a quick overview of why we are even putting up this blog post … Read More

Just a List of Books About Twins Because Beyoncé is Having Twins

Fun Stuff, Lists!, Pop Culture

We would like to share our love and happiness. We have been blessed two times over. We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growing by two, and we thank you for your well wishes. – The Carters A … Read More

Lily Collins Answers Your Questions!

Epic Reads Exclusives, Pop Culture, Videos

Ask and you shall receive. Lily Collins––Golden Globe nominated actress for Rules Don’t Apply and author of the upcoming book Unfiltered––is sort of our idol (and not just because of her perfect eyebrows). We can’t wait for her book, which … Read More

This Week In YA News: ‘Simon’, Tahereh Mafi, & More!

Pop Culture, YA Movie & TV News

Welcome to the YA weekly where we get you up to speed on everything YA! This week was packed with *epic* YA news! Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda got a cast, Tahereh Mafi announced her new book, and Netflix … Read More

14 YA Books for Fans of Gilmore Girls

Curated Reading Lists, Pop Culture

Are you obsessing over the Gilmore Girls revival like we are?! As we all know, Rory Gilmore is the true book nerd’s BFF. To honor her book nerd spirit we compiled a list of books perfect for Gilmore Girls fans! Witty banter, … Read More

Book Recs Based On Your Fave Scene from the Beauty & the Beast Trailer

Fun Stuff, Pop Culture, Quizzes

Ma cherie Mademoiselle, It is with deepest pride & greatest pleasure That we welcome you tonight And now, we invite you to relax Let us pull up a chair As Team Epic Reads proudly presents Your next book rec! Like … Read More

Which YA Book Villain Are You?

Pop Culture, Quizzes

Everybody loves (to hate) a good villain. We’re not talking about those redeemed-by-the-end-of-the-series kind of villains, no. We’re talking about the soul-blacker-than-they-take-their-coffee kind of villains. The ones that genuinely get your blood pulsing because they’re just so dang evil. And, … Read More

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