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14 Engrossing Contemporary Novels to Read Right Now

Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman
by Sam Benson

There is nothing better than a good contemporary read. Sure, I sometimes love to whisk myself away to fantasy worlds or immerse myself in books that show us a glimpse of what life was like a few hundred years ago, but usually, it’s the contemporary books that strike me the most. I connect with them […]

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14 Essential Props Every Bookstagrammer Needs

by Danielle Finnegan

Are you an aspiring bookstagrammer? Well, you’re in the right place! Part of my job working on Riveted is taking bookstagram photos for Riveted by Simon Teen!  I thought I would share my favorite photo props and tips with all of you. And the best part? You probably have all of these items in your home RIGHT NOW. […]

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The Social Justice Book List

by Casey Nugent

Lately, there’s been a lot of talk about social justice in the world. More and more youth are becoming active in their communities, attending protests, getting involved in local politics, and generally standing up for what they believe in. With this new wave of civic engagement, there are a ton of new books about social […]

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6 Romance Tropes We Can’t Get Enough Of

by Christian Vega

Nicole and I are huge fans of romance tropes. Most of the time we’re both endlessly talking to each other or other people about our favorite ones (or even tweet-screaming about them). So, we both decided to write about our most cherished tropes we love in YA here! 6 Romance Tropes We Can’t Get Enough […]

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9 Noteworthy Nonfiction YA Books!

by Diego Molano Rodriguez

I love reading nonfiction books. A well-told factual account of a historical or personal event can rival even the most inventive fictional story. These are my favorite nonfiction books that I think everyone should read! 9 Noteworthy Nonfiction YA Books! 1. I Have the Right To by Chessy Prout The numbers are staggering: nearly one […]

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9 Fantastic Enemies to Lovers Romances

by Casey Nugent

I love romance. Whether it’s the main plot or a subplot, I can guarantee it’s almost always my favorite part of any given book. And like any good romance fan, I have my particular favorite trope — enemies to lovers. Friends to lovers is the classic romance slow burn, and — don’t get me wrong […]

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