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Author Jeff Zentner Reveals the “Mother of Imagination”

Want to get better at writing? Get bored! In this essay, author Jeff Zentner reveals the “mother of imagination” and shares Rayne & Delilah’s Midnite Matinee’s strange origin story.

Finding and Redefining Yourself: YA Books About Tapping Into Your Inner Strength

Whether you’re going through a tough time yourself or just love to read with a box of tissues by your side, you’ll love these books about tapping inner strength!

Quirky Love Stories for the Misfit in All of Us

At one point in our lives, we’ve all felt like misfits. These YA novels remind us that every weirdo deserves an amazing love story.

Author Brandon Sanderson’s Process and Advice for Writing Fierce Characters

I’m always looking for a new direction to take in talking about writing...

Meet the Captain Marvels of YA!

Grab your cape, because the Captain Marvel movie will get you pumped about female superheroes, and it’s about time. This film has us obsessing over books about kickass characters who aren’t afraid to take on the world. . .

Q&A with Erika Sánchez, Author of I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

Check out this Q&A with author Erika Sánchez, where she tells us more about her inspiration, what it means to be a "perfect Mexican daughter," and why she wanted to write this important book.

New Books: March 2019

Can we all agree that March feels like the longest month and that the only way to survive all 31 million days is to read more books? Ok great, check out our picks for March!

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What We’re Reading for Black History Month and Beyond

2019 is sure to be another revolutionary year for black authors and stories in YA. . .

Behind the Scenes: The Sun Is Also a Star Movie!

Check out the latest news about the upcoming movie adaption of The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon!

New Books: February 2019

Just because February is the shortest month of the year, doesn't mean we can slack on getting through those TBR piles! Check out our picks for the month of February. . .

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