Author and screenwriter Amy Talkington has created a doozy of a young adult boarding school novel with her Wickham Hall novel, Liv, Forever.
April 13, 2014
Brashares’ new novel, The Here and Now, is just as compelling a story, but very different from her previous Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series.
April 6, 2014
One Came Home is a well-crafted story about sisterhood and understanding, set in the wonderful West.
March 30, 2014
From the minds that brought you Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist comes Rachel Cohn and David Levithan's Dash and Lily's Book of Dares.
March 23, 2014
The aspiring movie writer/mogul Sean Rosen is back in Sean Rosen Is Not for Sale and he is as irrepressible as ever.
March 16, 2014
Caroline Bock’s new young adult novel mixes summertime, summer jobs – and the art of growing up.
March 9, 2014
Lauren Oliver’s Panic will have readers on the edge of their seats, hoping that things in the small town of Carp will get better -- if only because they couldn't possibly get any worse.
March 2, 2014
Author Daniel Kraus’ writing is well-crafted and compelling, and it is nothing if not dark; indeed his storytelling is the kind that keeps you awake at night.
February 23, 2014
Cress is the third book in Marissa Meyer's Lunar Chronicles and continues the fractured fairy tale tradition that Meyer firmly established in Cinder and Scarlet.
February 21, 2014
How much – or how little – do you know the Queen of the Harlem Renaissance? Don’t answer that – until you’ve worked your way through our Zora Neale Hurston primer.
February 16, 2014
Ketchup Clouds may sound depressing – but it’s better described as somber, and the progression of the story keeps you riveted.
February 9, 2014
It’s refreshing to come across a YA novel that combines familiar elements in a way that feels new, and Adele Griffin's Loud Awake and Lost does exactly that.
February 2, 2014
Michele Jaffe's Minders will work its way into your head -- which is likely what she intended.
January 26, 2014
Brilliant, intense, and action-packed, Lissa Price's Enders is a great read for sci-fi novices and buffs alike, and a more than satisfying finish to Starters.
January 19, 2014
Robyn Shneider’s The Beginning of Everything addresses the meaning of finding one’s true identity in a world where social status rules the day.