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Ten Novels That Made Us Chortle in the First Line

By Abbey ClarkeJuly 30, 2014
You only get one shot at making your reader piss their pants laughing as they pick up your book, and these authors... More  →
Ten Novels That Made Us Chortle in the First Line

Our Ten Favorite Quotes About Love From YA Novels

By Abbey ClarkeJuly 28, 2014
One reason reading about love in YA books is so gratifying is that it is usually the first love for the characters.... More  →
Our Ten Favorite Quotes About Love From YA Novels
6 YA Books EVERY AUSSIE TEEN KNOWS That You Will Love

6 YA Books EVERY AUSSIE TEEN KNOWS That You Will Love

By Janet ManleyJuly 22, 2014
Not only do Australians not get thrown into lockers or have slushies thrown in their face during high school; they don't all... More  →

Eragon Fans! Christopher Paolini Gives the Goss on Inheritance and Being a Writerbot

By SparkLifeJuly 16, 2014
This post is cross-published from SparkNotes' BFF, the Barnes and Noble Book Blog. Writing the Inheritance Cycle was like training for... More  →
Eragon Fans! Christopher Paolini Gives the Goss on <i>Inheritance</i> and Being a Writerbot
35 Signs You Are a YA Villain

35 Signs You Are a YA Villain

By Brandon SpecktorJuly 16, 2014
We all harbor dark thoughts from time to time. Stand by your friends at orientation, or bad-mouth them to impress some cool... More  →

10 Things We Learned About Rainbow Rowell at Her Landline Reading

By Melissa AlbertJuly 10, 2014
Sometimes when you meet an author, they’re nothing like you think they’ll be, but Rainbow Rowell, author of YA masterpieces Eleanor &... More  →
10 Things We Learned About Rainbow Rowell at Her <i>Landline</i> Reading

8 Counter-Culture Books You Need to Read Before College

By Christin GestJune 27, 2014
You've probably checked Catcher in the Rye and To Kill a Mockingbird off your mandatory-but-actually-enjoyable reading list. They're both books that challenge our idea of the... More  →
8 Counter Culture Books You Need to Read Before College