5 Inspiring Quotes To Get You Through The Day

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Some days, we just need a little inspiration to get us in the right mindset. We love YA because it is always there to give us that bit of hope that we need. If you are in need for some … Read More

What Books Gave You The Biggest Hangovers?

Lists!, Videos

So two hours ago you were in bed swearing you “weren’t that into this book” and now you’re in the bathroom crying, and singing “baby please don’t goo,” Mike Posner style. The next morning a book hangover hits you so … Read More

The Making of the New Delirium Book Covers

Epic Reads Exclusives, Fun Stuff

The new cover look for the Delirium series is so jaw-droppingly beautiful it might make you cry. There are those books that get one book cover design and that’s the only cover look you’ll ever see. . . and then … Read More

Truly Terrible (or Awesome?) Prom Themes Based on Books

Book Nerds Unite, Fun Stuff, Lists!

@EpicReads oh man, we're on this. — Strand Book Store (@strandbookstore) April 6, 2016 Ain’t no party like a Gatsby party because a Gatsby party don’t stop until at least two people are dead and everyone is disillusioned with … Read More

Cover Reveal: ‘The Book of Shhh’ from Delirium

Cover Design

“There is no love, only disorder.” We have a surprise treat for fans of the DELIRIUM series by Lauren Oliver! Below you will find the cover for The Book of Shhh, or the Safety, Health, and Happiness Handbook, describes the … Read More

Love Lines: The YA Heat Map Infographic

Featured, Fun Stuff, Infographics, Selection Series

Why don’t you take off that book jacket and stay a little while? Think your favorite book is the *steamiest*? We created this heat map to show you just how romantic 15 young adult novels really are. Ever wish there … Read More

Rank Your Favorite Teen TV Shows!

Fun Stuff, Lists!, Pop Culture

What is the greatest teen TV show of all time? Inquiring minds want to know. A new season of teen TV shows have popped up like Shadowhunters and The Shannara Chronicles and after reading through all of YA Queen Lauren Oliver’s … Read More

The 14 Most Profound Last Lines in YA

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Sometimes the final sentence is so good we want to read the book all over again…and sometimes it leaves SO MANY QUESTIONS that we want to scream “WHYYYY?!?!” But no matter what, the last line leaves an impact. Here are some … Read More

5 Books About Second Chances

Author Guest Posts, Lists!

They say everyone deserves a second chance (or maybe a third?) and there is plenty of that in our everyday lives, but what about our bookshelves? One of our faves, Lauren Oliver, was starting to feel nostalgic about her first book Before I … Read More

YA Bookception! A List of Books Within Books


What could possibly be better than reading a really good book? Reading a really good book that references another really good book you’ve read. It’s like this weird meta-moment where you’re in the book or the book is in you. … Read More

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