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YA Author Sara Benincasa Revamps THE GREAT GATSBY with a Same-Sex Relationship

By Emily WinterApril 8, 2014
We should all want to be Sara Benincasas when/if we grow up: The hilarious and thoughtful writer has mastered standup comedy, radio,... More  →
YA Author Sara Benincasa Revamps THE GREAT GATSBY with a Same-Sex Relationship

Who Would Win: Tris or Katniss? Answer: SHAILENE WOODLEY

By Ashley Brooke RobertsMarch 7, 2014
Remember when Shailene Woodley was NOT everywhere? And then all of a sudden she exploded, and every movie, book, and fun celebrity... More  →
Who Would Win: Tris or Katniss? Answer: SHAILENE WOODLEY

Teens Are Too Immature To Read Novels, Says Former Teen

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 28, 2014
Here on the internet, it's nothing new to see complaints about the reading habits of teenagers. If the media isn't fuming about... More  →
Teens Are Too Immature To Read Novels, Says Former Teen

Know Your NaNoWriMo Characters: Advice From a Published Author

By Kathryn_WilliamsNovember 22, 2013
We're two-thirds of the way through NaNoWriMo, and I could write a rousing second-period pep talk about being aaaalmost there... More  →
Know Your NaNoWriMo Characters: Advice From a Published Author

I'm Doing NaNoWriMo. WHO'S WITH ME?!

By Melissa AlbertOctober 25, 2013
In just one week, National Novel Writing Month begins! NaNoWriMo is a magical time that comes but once a... More  →
I'm Doing NaNoWriMo. WHO'S WITH ME?!

Have You Read J.K. Rowling's Secret Book???

By Sara JonssonJuly 19, 2013
Quick question: is there anything better than finding that J.K. Rowling is writing more books? Answer: Yes, finding out that she's writing... More  →
Have You Read J.K. Rowling's Secret Book???

Ummmm, Wikipedia Removes Female Novelists from "American Novelists" List

By Janet ManleyApril 26, 2013
Gender equality? "No thanks!" says Wikipedia. Novelist Amanda Filipacchi recently noticed that the list of female authors on the “American Novelists”... More  →
Ummmm, Wikipedia Removes Female Novelists from

Quiz: How Well Can You Match The First and Last Lines of Your Favorite Books?

By Brandon SpecktorJanuary 15, 2013
"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…but after all, tomorrow is another day." "It was love at... More  →
Quiz: How Well Can You Match The First and Last Lines of Your Favorite Books?

The Best NaNoWriMo Closing Sentences

By Dan_BergsteinNovember 30, 2012
As the last few hours of National Novel Writing Month tick by, hopefully you have your manuscript in good shape. Now all... More  →
The Best NaNoWriMo Closing Sentences

Upcoming YA Novels to Get Excited About!

By Jennifer GrudzieckiNovember 20, 2012
We're always on the lookout for awesome new books, and luckily, awesome new books come out all the time! Here's a list... More  →
Upcoming YA Novels to Get Excited About!