The new young adult time-traveling novel, Passenger, has a lot going for it: gorgeous cover art, neat-o theme that features Travelers who can jump in and out of time and place through secret passages, a hunt for a powerful object that many Travelers are vying for, and pirates!
January 24, 2016
Shaun David Hutchinson’s brand-new young adult novel, We Are the Ants, may indeed turn out to be one of the best books of the year.
January 17, 2016
We caught up with Arwen Elys Dayton, author of the Seeker series, to talk about her books, her travels and more.
January 10, 2016
Teresa Toten’s recent novel, The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B, gives voice to a kid struggling with an anxiety disorder.
January 7, 2016
This coming year is shaping up to be a great one for movie adaptations. Are you the type who likes to read before you see? Then check out these ten great books before their movie counterparts land in theaters.
January 3, 2016
Marieke Nijkamp’s debut YA novel, This Is Where It Ends, approaches a very serious subject – school shootings – in an interesting way.
December 27, 2015
In Lauren Morrill's new young adult novel, The Trouble with Destiny, seventeen-year-old Liza has a lot on her plate. As drum major of the Holland High Marching Band, she's taken on responsibility for the success of her high school's ragtag group of dedicated, passionate musicians, who also happen to make up her group of best […]
December 20, 2015
Daniel Kraus’s first volume in the story of Zebulon Finch is as twisted and grotesque and readable as you’d hope.
December 13, 2015
Joe Schreiber’s recent young adult novel, Con Academy, has one think working against it: We want more!
December 6, 2015
Barnabas Miller's latest YA novel, The Girl With the Wrong Name, follows the life of Theodore Lane and her thrilling investigations into her own life
November 29, 2015
There’s a certain sense of isolation a teenager might feel as he or she enters high school. Melinda, in Laurie Halse Anderson’s 1999 YA novel, Speak, knows that isolation in a way that will break your heart.
November 22, 2015
Illuminae is a thrilling space adventure where Artificial Intelligence, a Virus and mutinies all threaten human survival.
November 15, 2015
We caught up with Lauren Kate, author of fan-favorite series Fallen, to talk about her characters, writing process, the adaptation of Fallen, and more.
November 8, 2015
Teenager Riley Vasquez is having a bad time of it when we meet her in Kelley Armstrong's Young Adult novel, The Masked Truth.
November 1, 2015
Noelle Stevenson’s graphic novel, Nimona, pits kind-of evil versus sort-of bad for a romp you won’t soon forget.