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Ten Years Ago Today

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by Sam Benson

Ten years ago today on March 27, 2007, City of Bones, the first book in Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series, hit bookstores everywhere! (If you’re among the few that haven’t read it yet, what’re you waiting for? It’s a featured free read until April 10th!) Though ten years may sound like a long time, […]

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Featured Reads: Week of 3/27

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by The Riveted Team

Happy Monday! Today’s a special day: it’s the TENTH anniversary of Cassandra Clare’s City of Bones! Who knew back then that in ten years, City of Bones would have gone on to spawn a movie, a television series, and multiple book series with over 50 MILLION copies in print worldwide! Congratulations, Cassandra Clare! So in […]

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Calling All Bigfoot Believers!

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by Julie Jarema

Sasquatches are real! Or at least, they are in Jennifer Park’s new YA novel The Shadows We Know by Heart. IRL, though? Well, let’s just say The Shadows We Know by Heart protagonist Leah isn’t the only one claiming to have spotted these legendary creatures—hundreds of people across the United States have reported Sasquatch sightings. […]

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While We Wait for Black Tapes Season 3

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by Keri Horan

I’m such a huge fan of Pacific Northwest Stories, but I have to admit I’m getting pretty impatient for Season 3 of The Black Tapes. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Pacific Northwest Radio, it’s a “news source” that’s actually completely fictional, and models itself after NPR. They currently have two horror podcasts, […]

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6 International Fairy Tale Retellings

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by Gabriella Abbate

Everyone knows the standard Disney fairy tales, you may even know the more violent collection from the Brother’s Grimm, but there are thousands upon thousands of fairy tales from all around the world. Each culture has a Cinderella-esque tale, with different moral lessons and cultural signifiers ingrained into it. Below is a list of retellings of fairy tales […]

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When Dimple Met Rishi ARC Sweepstakes!

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by The Riveted Team

Ever since we posted the cover reveal for Sandhya Menon’s When Dimple Met Rishi last October, it seems like everywhere we turn, people are talking about it! It’s landed on Bustle’s 15-Obsession Worthy YA Contemporary Novels Hitting Shelves In 2017 and 10 Books By Indian Authors To Look Out For In 2017 lists, Epic Reads’ 20 […]

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Double, Double, Toil, and Trouble: Doppelgänger Dilemmas

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by Julie Jarema

In this week’s featured read, The Storyspinner (available until April 3rd!), the Keepers are on a quest to find a princess. Disturbingly enough, in their search, murdered girls who look just like the princess keep turning up. Doppelgängers are archetypal in fairytales and gothic lit, but they also make their creepy (and sometimes hilarious) appearance in […]

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