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The Michael Vey Commercial Contest

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by The Riveted Team

This fall, fans worldwide will be devastated when Richard Paul Evans’ bestselling Michael Vey series comes to an end with the as-yet-unnamed seventh and final book in the series. During the peak of dystopian YA, Evans observed that the genre was flooded with dark and hostile themes and set out to write a series focused […]

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Jenn Bennett on Romancing the Silver Screen

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by Jenn Bennett

Like every good modern couple, my husband and I met online. We weren’t looking for romance. It was sheer accident that we even began talking. We made each other laugh and argued about music, but it was our mutual love of film that actually brought us together. We both had strong opinions (I loved Amélie, […]

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Get a Spring BREAK on These 12 Great YA eBooks!

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by The Riveted Team

We love keeping you supplied with great YA to read (YA fiction is our addiction, after all), both on AND off Riveted. This week, we’ve got an especially good variety of options for your reading pleasure, but we know you’ll need some things to read when you’re forced to go outside, stuck on public transportation, or […]

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16 Essential Literary Maps for Bookworms

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by Julie Jarema

Whenever I crack open a book and find a map, I know I’m in for an adventure. Plus, maps in books are incredibly helpful since they lay out fictional, imaginary worlds in a way that makes the story clearer for directionally-challenged people like me. I can’t read a real map to save my life, but in books, […]

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Featured Reads: Week of 4/3

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by The Riveted Team

Happy Monday! This week on Riveted, whatever you’re in the mood—romance, contemporary, fantasy, sci-fi—we’ve got you covered! First up, we’re featuring an extended excerpt of Alex, Approximately, the new YA novel from Jenn Bennett on sale tomorrow (4/4)! In this teen spin on You’ve Got Mail, Bailey Rydell comes to realize that the one guy […]

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6 Reasons We Love City of Bones

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by Sam Benson

As we mentioned earlier this week, City of Bones just celebrated its 10th birthday! We’ve created a virtual time capsule, hosted a major giveaway, and made City of Bones available as a full read until April 10th! This anniversary has us reminiscing about how great that first book really was. In honor of the anniversary, […]

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Book List

6 Dystopian Worlds That Pull from Reality

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by Sam Benson

The dystopian books I’ve always found the most interesting (read: scary) are the ones that take things that really happened in the past or are happening now, and use them as inspiration for their crumbling society. I get this overwhelming feeling that it could happen because so much is based in reality, and that makes it all […]

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Giveaways

The Ultimate Shadowhunters Giveaway!

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by The Riveted Team

It’s that time of the week: Giveaway Time! This week marks the 10th anniversary of Cassandra Clare’s City of Bones! In celebration, we’re excited to be featuring City of Bones as a free read now through April 10…but a free read alone isn’t enough of a celebration, is it? No, what we need is a giveaway! […]

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NEW Buffy the Vampire Slayer Book Series!

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by The Riveted Team

It’s a Buffy Renaissance! Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the world-changing TV show that recently celebrated its 20th anniversary, just keeps getting more and more relevant. The show is available to watch on various streaming services, a new clothing line is coming out, and just a couple of weeks ago we announced a new official watcher’s guide. But the news […]

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Q&A Round-Up With Emma Chastain

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by The Riveted Team

Emma Chastain, debut author of Confessions of a High School Disaster, has been busy! With Confessions having just come out earlier this month, she’s been making the rounds online, fielding interviews and Q&A’s, while her book toured the blogosphere for two weeks. Being fans of Chloe Snow and Confessions, we’re not ashamed to admit we’ve […]

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