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Beyond the Book: The Real Alex & Eliza + Contest

Beyond the Book: The Real Alex & Eliza + Contest

It seems like everywhere you turn these days, people can’t stop talking about Alexander Hamilton. It’s Hamilton Fever! From the hit Broadway musical, to a growing roster of other creative works inspired by the revolutionary figure, it seems like Hamilton is everywhere. And yes, he’s even on the shelves of the Young Adult section at […]

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Top 13 Crime Families in YA Literature

Top 13 Crime Families in YA Literature

It’s release day for Pyromantic by Lish McBride today, the sequel to Firebug and one of my all-time favorite series. It’s got loads of snark & sass, the perfect dash of romance, and my favorite combination of all time ever: crime families in YA literature. Seriously, I LOVE organized crime/crime families/the mob/the maffia/etc. in YA […]

Posted March 21, 2017 by Sara in Feature, Lists / 0 Comments
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What’s the Big Deal About First Ladies: 6 Reasons Laura Bush is a Reading Superhero + Contest

What’s the Big Deal About First Ladies: 6 Reasons Laura Bush is a Reading Superhero + Contest

Today, we’re celebrating both Women’s History Month and the delightful new picture book, What’s the Big Deal About First Ladies? with a super fun blog post featuring one of my favorite first ladies. What’s the Big Deal About First Ladies? by Ruby Shamir and Matt Faulkner explores what it means to be First Lady and […]

Posted March 15, 2017 by Sara in Blog tour, Contests, Lists / 2 Comments
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5 Real-Life Lady Pirates

5 Real-Life Lady Pirates

Part of what makes Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller so fantastic is the kick-ass lady pirate at the heart of the story. There aren’t a lot of stories about lady pirates – and that’s partly because there weren’t a lot of lady pirates in real-life. But they did exist, and today, we’re […]

Posted February 23, 2017 by Sara in Contests, Feature, Featured Book, Lists / 15 Comments
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14 YA Books to Read This Valentine’s Day

14 YA Books to Read This Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and whether you plan to spend it with a sweetheart or you’re flying solo, it’s definitely a good time to dive into some fantastic stories about love. So without further ado, here are our picks for 14 YA Books About Love to Read this Valentine’s Day: Famous in […]

Posted February 6, 2017 by Sara in Lists / 1 Comment
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