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Build a Romantic Comedy and Get a Book Rec!

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Romance is #HARD! That doesn’t mean it can’t be funny though. Romantic comedies are a staple in books, movies, and TV shows, after all! And lately, we’ve been seeing the world through heart-eyed rose-tinted glasses with recent movie releases like To All … Read More

Book Nerd Problems: Uninvited Book Recommendations

Book Nerds Unite, Videos

It is a book nerd’s duty to recommend the best books to all those around them—whether or not they actually asked… right?! Sometimes we just can’t help ourselves. And we are firm believers that a good book recommendation will brighten … Read More

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

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

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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

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

Get Pop Cultured With Our March Book Recs!

Featured, Lists!, Pop Culture

Whether you, like us, are a pop culture junkie as much as you are a book nerd, or if you just need #relatable book recs to get your friends into YA, we’ve got your back. With so many shows, movies, and … Read More

Which Simonverse Character Should Be Your Bae?

Quizzes

Book baes are better than real baes—fact. Becky Albertalli writes majorly swoonworthy romances—also fact. So there’s no bad time to combine the two! Whether you fell in love with SIMON VS., or only discovered Becky with the release of UPSIDE, we have no doubt that … Read More

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