(More) Pride Month Book Recommendations from Mackenzi Lee!


Well, we promised you’d have more book recs, and with the help of GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE author and bookseller phenom Mackenzi Lee, we’re super happy to deliver and give you another batch of books to read for Pride Month! You can find the … Read More

Here’s Why The Hate U Give is the Most Important Book You’ll Read This Year

Book Nerds Unite, Featured, What We're Reading

We don’t think it’s an exaggeration to say that we’ve witnessed a YA book truly begin to change the world. And if you’ve already read (or re-read multiple times, like us) THE HATE U GIVE, then you’ll understand why. Inspired by the Black … Read More

Book Nerd Problems: The TBR Pile is Getting Out of Hand


SO MANY BOOKS + SO LITTLE TIME = ONE HUGE TBR PILE We here at Team Epic Reads know that struggle. You’re reading a book and then you find another book you MUST have…so you get it (obviously). Then there’s another … Read More

Let’s Get Lost! 20 YA Books for Readers with Serious Wanderlust


Have a case of wanderlust? Maybe you’re feeling a little restless and are ready for a new epic adventure. Maybe you have a mission to see everything the world has to offer and you’re determined to cross everything off your list! … Read More

Can You Identify the YA Book by the Tagline?

Featured, Quizzes

All right book nerds! It’s time to put your knowledge to the test. We’ve quizzed you on the covers of our favorite books before but this time we are zeroing in on one specific detail of the cover…THE TAGLINE. That’s … Read More

Read an Exclusive Excerpt of My Plain Jane!

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Get ready for all the LOLs this summer, because the authors of MY LADY JANE are back with another fantastic, romantic, and entirely (un)faithful retelling that we’re totally thinking of as Ghostbusters meets Victorian England! And yes, it does sound like the … Read More

These Restore Me Bookstagram Shots Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity

Book Nerds Unite

The Shatter Me fandom is unlike anything we’ve seen (case in point), but it’s fair to say we get it. We couldn’t wait to dip back into this world with RESTORE ME, this time narrated from the dual points-of-view of … Read More

Why Aren’t Missing Black and Brown Children a National Priority?

Author Guest Posts, Real Talk

by Tiffany D. Jackson When I was in elementary school, it was rumored that a young Puerto Rican girl was snatched in front of a nearby school, thrown into a green van, and vanished. Precautions were taken, everyone told to … Read More

15 Young Adult Romance Books to Fall in Love With This Summer


The sun is shining, the beach is calling, and, let’s be real, is there any better time to fall in love with a new book, or ship, or character?! Young adult romance books have been killing it lately, finding the exact … Read More

12 Quotes for Pride Month From Young Adult Books

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Young adult books are some of the best out there (or possibly the best, but hey, we might be a little biased) when it comes to representing identities and encouraging readers to be proud of who they are. We know there’s … Read More

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