Articles about young adult fiction


Muslims in Story: Expanding Multicultural Understanding through Children’s and Young Adult Literature

Last updated: 03/19/2019

Muslims in Story: Expanding Multicultural Understanding through Children’s and Young Adult Literature Read a sample of the book now! 1.32 MB • pdf • Download About the...

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25 great books for mothers and daughters to read together

Last updated: 03/09/2019

Remember when booksaimed at girls were covered in pink and glitter? Today, all those princesses seem to be surrounded by small, raised fists. Now, children can celebrate...

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Book Flail: Scream All Night by Derek Milman

Last updated: 02/14/2019

Hello everyone! I want to talk a little bit about one of my favorite contemporary reads of 2018! Why, Sarah, are you talking about it now??? It’s already February of 2019. Glad...

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"In the Margins" 2019 Book Awards Announced

Last updated: 02/11/2019

The In the Margins Book Awards honor the best books published over the preceding 18 months that appeal to the reading needs and wants of teens from marginalized backgrounds. The...

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Books for Young Readers to Celebrate Black History Month

Last updated: 02/10/2019

Black History Month falls in the month of love—candy hearts, roses, Cupid's arrow, and Valentine's Day—and it always felt unfair to be given the shortest month of the year to...

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Bella Pearson launches Oxford-based children’s publisher

Last updated: 02/09/2019

Bella Pearson, the former publishing director at David Fickling Books, is launching her own company in Oxford, focusing on middle-grade and YA fiction. Bella Pearson, the...

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Young Adult Book Review + Giveaway – ONLY A BREATH APART by Katie McGarry

Last updated: 02/08/2019

Synopsis Jesse dreams of working the land that’s been in his family forever. But he’s cursed to lose everything he loves most. Scarlett is desperate to escape her “charmed”...

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5 books not to miss: 'On the Come Up' by Angie Thomas, plus 'Digital Minimalism'

Last updated: 02/08/2019

A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. USA TODAY's Sarah Day Owen scopes out some of the hottest releases on sale this week: 1. "On the Come Up,"by Angie Thomas (Balzer...

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The Lost Girl: Educator's Guide + Blog Tour Contest - Novel Novice

Last updated: 02/08/2019

I’m so excited to be hosting a stop on the official blog tour for The Lost Girl by Anne Ursu today. Thanks to our friends at Walden Pond Press, we have a wonderful educator’s...

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The Cold Is In Her Bones by Peternelle van Arsdale: A Lush Medusa-Inspired Story About Monsters and Girls (+INTL Giveaway!)

Last updated: 02/07/2019

AHHHH SO I LOVED THIS BOOK SO MUCH? I liked Peternelle van Arsdale’s Beauty and the Beast like debut, but The Cold Is In Her Bones just blew my socks off. Because Y’ALL it is...

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