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Karou Daughter of Smoke & Bone Costume

Halloween Costumes: Heroines Edition Pt 2

Halloween is almost here! In case you need some last minute costume inspiration, we’re highlighting a few YA/middle grade character costumes we think would be fun. If you missed our first costume roundup, check it out ove...


2013 Printz & Newbery Awards: Last Minute Predictions & Winners

Tomorrow morning, January 28th, at 8AM PST/11AM EST, you can tune in to the most important awards in the YA/kidlit world, the ALA Youth Media Awards. It’s like the Oscars in our bookish world, without the fancy dresses. (...


The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

Book Review: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater + Giveaway

The Raven Boys hits all the right notes for an engrossing Southern gothic / buddy adventure.



Book Birthdays: September 17th – 23rd

A very happy book birthday to each of this week’s new release lovelies!  


Film Rights Watch: The Raven Boys, Shadow & Bone, and Icons

Three YA novels sold film rights this week, and we couldn’t be more excited! The rights to Margaret Stohl’s first solo effort sans Kami Garcia, Icons, has been acquired for adaptation from Alcon Entertainment—the...


The Raven Boys Trailer + ARC giveaway

Once again, Maggie Stiefvater goes all 21st century Renaissance woman on us by providing the animation and music in the book trailer for her upcoming novel, The Raven Boys. Check out her handiwork here:     We’r...