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Throw Down Whatever You're Reading and Immediately Pick Up I'll Give You the Sun Because It Is Everything

By Janet ManleySeptember 16, 2014
I SWORE I WOULD RETURN WHEN IT WAS TIME. IT IS TIME. Today, the novel half the book-nerds the world over can't... More  →
Throw Down Whatever You're Reading and Immediately Pick Up <i>I'll Give You the Sun</i> Because It Is Everything
You Will Be ELECTRIFIED by <i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1</i> Trailer

You Will Be ELECTRIFIED by The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 Trailer

By Janet ManleySeptember 15, 2014
Sweep your arm hairs flat, Sparklers, because THEY ARE ABOUT TO RECEIVE TEN THOUSAND VOLTS OF FREAKOUT. The Mockingjay Part 1 trailer... More  →

It's Hard to Be a Fan When...

By ElodieSeptember 11, 2014
It's hard to be a fan when...well, always. Everyone knows it. We're different people from all walks of life, but at the... More  →
It's Hard to Be a Fan When...

What Your Favorite Genre Says About You

By ElodieSeptember 8, 2014
Your favorite genre says oodles about you. OODLES. It's the first thing someone's going to ask about in a job interview or... More  →
What Your Favorite Genre Says About You

8 YA Books That Are Better Than the Sex Talk

By kat_rosenfieldSeptember 4, 2014
Learning about the birds and the bees is a necessary rite of passage for every adolescent human—which, unfortunately, does absolutely nothing to... More  →
8 YA Books That Are Better Than the Sex Talk

No, You're Not Being Brainwashed by YA Dystopian Fiction

By Janet ManleySeptember 3, 2014
I got a bit excited yesterday answering some of the ridiculous claims Serious Growns have made about YA fiction—generally that... More  →
No, You're Not Being Brainwashed by YA Dystopian Fiction

YA Novels That Are a Barrel of Laughs AND Real AND Awesome

By Janet ManleySeptember 2, 2014
Are young-adult novels just silly, immature, dystopian tear-jerkers with no literary value? THAT'S WHAT THE OLDS ARE SAYING. Pfffffft. The reason the Growns are... More  →
YA Novels That Are a Barrel of Laughs AND Real AND Awesome

I Watched Divergent on an Airplane with No Sound, This Is What I Saw

By Brandon SpecktorSeptember 2, 2014
This summer, I took a five-hour flight that offered free movies. The headphone jack in my seat was broken, so I watched... More  →
I Watched <i>Divergent</i> on an Airplane with No Sound, This Is What I Saw