How To Write Compelling Imagery In YA Fiction

Editor's Pick

Hey, aspiring writers! Have you ever noticed how some of the best stories have really beautiful, or sometimes really weird, descriptions of scents, sights, or actions? Well, it’s all in the imagery—the focus of this edition of Editor’s Pick! One … Read More

Pick Your Next YA Contemporary According To Your Mood!

Featured, Fun Stuff, Quizzes

So many contemporaries… so little time. Jk, it’s summer so we have ALL THE TIME IN THE WORLD! Yass. We made this board so that no matter the mood, you can find the perfect contemporary for you! Here’s how it … Read More

When Your Book Is Better Than The Real World


Yeah, nature’s alright, I guess, but there’s a whole world going on in my book right now, so…. Book Nerd Problems: Book Vs. Real Life Featured Book: Shadowcaster by Cinda Williams Chima   SHADOWCASTER Yep! Go ahead and binge read Flamecaster now … Read More

Rank Your Favorite YA Movie Adaptations

Featured, Quizzes

So many YA movie adaptations so little time to decide which we like the best! Lately, Team Epic Reads has been debating which YA movie adaptation is our favorite, so we decided to make this quiz to let YOU decide! … Read More

What Type Of Character Are You?

Book Nerds Unite, Featured, Fun Stuff

We all spend a lot of time reading books, but have you ever stopped to wonder what your life would look like as a book? Where would it be set? What genre would it be? Most importantly for this quiz, … Read More

Read the First 4 Chapters of Who’s That Girl

Sneak Peeks

Get ready for WHO’S THAT GIRL, the debut from Blair Thornburgh that’s basically a hipster rock and roll song rolled into one epic YA novel. Nattie’s never been one to stand out, preferring to fade into the background of her gay-straight … Read More

I See London, I See France, I See Gorgeous Bookstagrams

Book Nerds Unite

If you could travel to any bookish world, where would you go? ✈️ . . . #ISeeLondonISeeFrance is a super fun European adventure perfect for a summer read. If you're in NYC, come join us tomorrow at @Forever21 Union Sq, … Read More

The 18 Most Anticipated YA Books To Read In August

Coming Soon, Curated Reading Lists, Featured, Lists!

Someone let me know how we’re already looking at August.  I would be more outraged, but a new month means new releases so… I guess the summer already being halfway over is a loss I’m willing to take.  Hopefully some … Read More

The I See London I See France Launch Party At Forever 21 Was A Dream Come True

Book Nerds Unite, Fun Stuff

ICYMI: We had an awesome time celebrating the launch of I SEE LONDON, I SEE FRANCE in NYC with Forever 21 last night!   So last night, we got the chance to party in NYC with author Sarah Mlynowski, YouTuber … Read More

Which Random Monstrous Thing Will Be Your Downfall?


If you’re not familiar with the world of Victoria Schwab’s THIS SAVAGE SONG, here’s the rundown: It’s dark, creepy, and full of monsters. Malchai will stalk and strike you, and Corsai can tear you apart. In her amazing YA duology, human crimes create … Read More

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