A Guide to the Lovable Characters in Becky Albertalli’s Simonverse

Infographics, Videos

If you haven’t read SIMON VS. THE HOMO SAPIENS AGENDA yet, first of all, how dare you, and second, now is the perfect time to do so. You see, there are now THREE books in the set in the ‘Simon … Read More

Read an Exclusive Excerpt of Leah on the Offbeat!

Featured, Sneak Peeks

We’re crossing all our fingers that you’ve already heard about LEAH ON THE OFFBEAT. Because guys—this book is amazing. Leah is a super snarky, self-aware, but also realistically struggling teenager about to enter her senior year, and it’s an even better bonus … Read More

Get Pop Cultured With Our April Book Recs!

Featured, Lists!, Pop Culture

Hey there, epic book nerds! Hopefully you’ve read some amazing YA in the last month, but also have been keeping your eyes peeled for new shows, movies, and music as well! There has been so much coming out lately that’s … Read More

Book Nerd Problems: When No One’s Read the Book Yet

Book Nerds Unite, Videos

We have this thing. Every Tuesday we go down to our local book store, scope out all the new releases, get everything we can afford, and then… aggressively binge read them all until they have cemented themselves a place on our … Read More

The What If It’s Us Cover Dropped and Twitter Pretty Much Lost Its Mind

Book Nerds Unite, Cover Design, Featured

Hey there, book nerds. We’re not sure if you heard, but Becky Albertalli (the human embodiment of the heart eyes emoji), and Adam Silvera (whose books have a habit of wrecking us emotionally like no other) are writing a book together! … Read More

The Love, Simon Movie Soundtrack is Perfect and You Need to Have it On Repeat

Pop Culture, YA Movie & TV News

Do you ever find yourself watching a movie where you think, “WOW I need to look up this song later because I freaking love it”? This happened most recently while we were watching LOVE, SIMON, which by the way is absolutely amazing, … Read More

14 YA Books to Try If You Love Love, Simon


So, you’ve just seen Love, Simon, and you’re walking out of the theater, face still wet with tears, wondering “What am I supposed to do with my life now?” Well, we’re here to help you through this tough time. The … Read More

The 14 Most Anticipated YA Books to Read in April

Epic Reads Exclusives, Featured, Lists!

Are you ready to fill your bookshelves even further? No shame if you have to start stacking books on the floor, or piling them on top, or just… buy a new shelf. There are so many good books! Whether it’s … Read More

Can You Spot These Easter Eggs in the Love, Simon Movie?

Epic Reads Exclusives, Featured, Fun Stuff, YA Movie & TV News

The wait is finally over!! We watched the trailer. Then we watched again it like seven more times. We followed the cast across social media. And OBVIOUSLY we went to go see it in theaters this weekend. Love, Simon, the … Read More

Love, Simon is a Big Freaking Deal! Here’s Why You Need to See It

Fun Stuff, YA Movie & TV News

In case you’ve missed all of our gushing, this adorable trailer, AND some very clever movie theater signage—LOVE, SIMON (based on Becky Albertalli’s YA novel Simon Vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda) is finally making its way to theaters! Saying we’re … Read More

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