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6 YA Books for Fans of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

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6 YA Books for Fans of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

With an extraordinary, smart, witty, feisty, fiery, and inspiring lead in Midge, more jokes per minute than most sitcoms, and a powerful emotional...
#Prettyboy Must Die, Plus 6 More Undercover Reads You Can’t Miss

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#Prettyboy Must Die, Plus 6 More Undercover Reads You Can’t Miss

One of my favorite things about spy plotlines is they can be mashed up with basically any genre, from romcoms to epic fantasies. If you like your books...
Exclusive Cover Reveal: Elana K. Arnold’s Damsel

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Exclusive Cover Reveal: Elana K. Arnold’s Damsel

From Elana K. Arnold, author of the raw and real National Book Award finalist What Girls Are Made Of, comes timely new novel Damsel, hitting shelves next...
10 YA Authors on the Authors Whose Books They’re Crushing On

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10 YA Authors on the Authors Whose Books They’re Crushing On

In honor of Valentine’s Day we asked ten of our author crushes to dish on their own: the authors whose prose, wit, twists, and worldbuilding are...
Teen Readers Share the Last Books They Loved: Fandom, the Afterlife, and the Darkness Within

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Teen Readers Share the Last Books They Loved: Fandom, the Afterlife, and the Darkness Within

Meet the Young Adults, the B&N Teen Blog’s swat team of awesome teenaged bloggers. YA literature is a strange and wonderful landscape of books that...
New Releases: Slam Poets, False Princes, and Sentient Spaceships

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New Releases: Slam Poets, False Princes, and Sentient Spaceships

It’s a fantastic week for followups, from Nikki Grimes’s long-awaited return to Mr. Ward’s classroom to the third entry in the...
Dhonielle Clayton’s Lush The Belles Is Must-Read Dystopian Fantasy

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Dhonielle Clayton’s Lush The Belles Is Must-Read Dystopian Fantasy

Now that she and her sisters are sixteen, the moment The Belles‘ heroine, Camellia, has been waiting for her entire life is here: the Beauté...
Gunslinger Girl, and 5 More Must-Read YA Westerns

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Gunslinger Girl, and 5 More Must-Read YA Westerns

If you like horses, heat, and a highly honed sense of justice, then it’s high time you picked up a western. Though it’s a bit of an...
New Releases: Miraculous Girls, Heartbroken Boys, and Beauty By Design

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New Releases: Miraculous Girls, Heartbroken Boys, and Beauty By Design

Whether it’s the must-have fantasy of the season you’ve been clamoring for, or a debut everyone’s been talking about, or the newest by an...
8 YAs About Defying Parental Expectations

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8 YAs About Defying Parental Expectations

When I was a teenager, one of the lines my mom—an immigrant, a doctor, an entrepreneur, a woman who balanced work and family and community all at...
Caleb Roehrig and Richard Lawson Discuss Gay YA and Writing What You Know

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Caleb Roehrig and Richard Lawson Discuss Gay YA and Writing What You Know

Once upon a time, there was a website called Gawker, and I spent a whole lot of time leaving comments on it about Top Chef and Gossip Girl. Fast forward...
5 Must-Read YA Books for Black Mirror Fans

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5 Must-Read YA Books for Black Mirror Fans

I’ve been obsessed with Black Mirror since it popped up in my Netflix queue a few years ago. Like a darker The Twilight Zone, Black Mirror explores the...

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