The 17 Most Anticipated YA Books to Read in January

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First things first, how many books are you planning on reading in 2018? Prepare to make that number even higher because we have SEVENTEEN most anticipated new books to add to your TBR list and um, that’s just for the month … Read More

Which YA Character Is a Replica of You?


Ever been reading a book where a certain character seems oddly familiar – only to realize they remind you of YOURSELF? Sometimes this is a great thing! Sometimes… not so much. Today – we’ve got the perfect quiz to see … Read More

Winter 2018 Epic Reads Meetup Tour Dates

Book Nerds Unite

Let’s get book nerdy IRL! Consider your winter booked because Epic Reads is hitting the road with a rock star line-up of authors and it’s going to be a BLAST. What to expect? Aside from getting all your books signed—a … Read More

Pop Culture Book Recommendations from Mackenzi Lee!

Pop Culture, Videos

Not sure what to get the pop culture junkie in your life? Not sure what to get yourself? Mackenzi Lee has got you covered with recommendations inspired by top pop culture touchstones in 2017 like Stranger Things, The Handmaid’s Tale, and … Read More

28 Books to Save Your Gift Cards For!

Featured, Lists!

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

Read the First 4 Chapters of When My Heart Joins the Thousand!

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Prepare yourself for one of the sweetest, most heartbreaking and gorgeous stories you’ll ever read. WHEN MY HEART JOINS THE THOUSAND is about a girl named Alvie, a neuroatypical girl with a tragic history, and what happens when she meets a chronically ill … Read More

Build a Snowman & We’ll Tell You What Series to Binge

Epic Reads Exclusives

Yes, we want to build a snowman, but yes, we also really want to read a lot of books. It’s a hard choice to make, so we figured—why not both? And why not use the first one to make a … Read More

Don’t Forget to Cast Your Vote in the 2017 *Book Shimmy* Awards!

Book Nerds Unite

It’s the best award season around because the 2017 *Book Shimmy* Awards are here! You nominated them, you voted them through, and now you get to decide which YA novels will take home the gold! Margot from Team Epic Reads … Read More

Which Side of the Love Triangle Would You Choose?

Featured, Quizzes

You think you’ve found the love of your life. But wait! Another person has just confessed their undying love for you. That’s right—you’re in a love triangle. To us, having two people vie for your affections really doesn’t seem like … 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

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