Battle of the Fandoms: Victoria Aveyard and Kendare Blake

Pop Culture, Videos

Who would win in a fight: Draco Malfoy or Joffrey Baratheon? Wonder Woman or Iron Man? Mare Barrow or Queen Mirabella? We had two of our own YA queens, Victoria Aveyard, author of the RED QUEEN series, and Kendare Blake, author … Read More

Choose Some Fall TV Shows and We’ll Tell You Your Next Favorite Book!

Featured, Quizzes

We are in the middle of a media golden age. There are so many amazing books to read, and so many amazing shows to watch… it can get a little overwhelming. But as the fall TV season starts up again, we … Read More

Top Ten Reasons to Read Katie Cotugno’s Top Ten


Welcome to the most meta of Top Ten lists! TOP TEN is the funny and sweet new novel from Katie Cotugno about two friends who often create top ten lists so obviously we created this list of top ten reasons … Read More

Book Nerd Problems: Getting the Quote Right

Book Nerds Unite, Videos

We all know how frustrating it can be to get a song stuck in your head, but have you ever had it happen with a quote from a YA book? So much of the writing is so gorgeous and lyrical, … Read More

The 10 YA Books Longlisted for the 2017 National Book Awards

Epic Reads Exclusives

The National Book Awards are just around the corner. The winners will be announced on November 15th and we can’t wait to see which book receives the Young People’s Literature award this year! What are the National Book Awards? It … Read More

41 Books You Might’ve Missed (But Shouldn’t Have)

Featured, Lists!

We know—there have been a ton of amazing books this year. And we get it, it’s easy to lose track! But we’re here to help, and have pulled together a bunch of books that might’ve passed under your radar but totally shouldn’t … Read More

Read the First 3 Chapters of Among the Red Stars

Sneak Peeks

There are some books whose plots you need in your life. AMONG THE RED STARS, the new book by Gwen C. Katz, is definitely one of those. This epic historical novel about women fighting Nazis in World War II will have … Read More

Epic Reads at New York Comic Con 2017

Book Nerds Unite, Epic Reads Exclusives

Comic Con is coming!!! And we are SO ready. Epic Reads will be at New York Comic Con all four days, from October 5th-8th, and we cannot WAIT to see you guys there. We have a lot going on, so … Read More

Choose a TGIT Show, Get a Book Recommendation!

Pop Culture, Quizzes

There’s something to love about all three shows that’ve given Thursday night its iconic name. Whether you prefer the drama and relationship-focused scope of GREY’S ANATOMY, the struggle to balance ambition with emotions on SCANDAL, or the twists and turns from HOW TO … Read More

Which Person In Your Friend Group Are You?


Whether you love them or hate them, you know the friend group archetypes awaiting you in any dramatic story. There’s the flirt, the follower, the queen bee (who’s also sometimes the villain), and, well, you see where we’re going with these. … Read More

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