Blog

Author Guest Post

Writing Advice From Chris Lynch

killing-time-in-crystal-city-9781442440111_hr
by The Riveted Team

Normally to get Chris Lynch’s expert writing advice, you’d have to apply for the Creative Writing M.F.A. program in which he teaches—but we got Chris to share some of his best advice just for you! Dear Aspiring Writers: Blister me. Singe me. Tell me things that will burn off both of my ears and water my […]

Read More
Author Guest Post

Words of Wisdom from David Seidman

what-if-im-an-atheist-9781442475243_hr
by The Riveted Team

Dear teenage atheist / agnostic / doubter, Hi. I’m David Seidman, and I wrote What If I’m an Atheist? The book has a lot in it – advice on how to tell your parents about your beliefs, tales by young atheists about how they moved away from religion, even a few laughs – but the main message […]

Read More
Giveaways

#ToAllTheBoysIve LovedBeforeInBooks

JennyHanBookBoyfriends
by The Riveted Team

With each new book comes a new book boyfriend, are we right? But have you ever wondered who your favorite author’s book boyfriends are? Because we certainly have! To celebrate the paperback release of To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (and, Valentines Day, because who doesn’t appreciate a good book boyfriend on Valentine’s Day?) Jenny Han is sharing with us 14 […]

Read More
Video

The Only Pirate at the Party

the-only-pirate-at-the-party-9781501119101_hr
by Chelsea Fought

In the land of the YouTube, there is one performer I have followed for years. That performer is none other than the hip hop, dancing violinist, Lindsey Stirling. I came across her during my early years of college when she released a medley for one of my favorite video games: Zelda: Ocarina of Time. It didn’t take too […]

Read More
Site News

Welcome to Riveted!

LaunchPhoto
by The Riveted Team

Welcome to Riveted, the new YA community that has replaced what was previously Pulseit! Here are all the things you need to know about this new site: Riveted will have weekly free reads. Every Tuesday we’ll put up extended excerpts of new releases, and every Friday we’ll have new full books available to read for […]

Read More
Video

Draw the Line Cover Reveal

draw-the-line-9781481452823_hr
by The Riveted Team

Heading to shelves near you May 17, 2016, check out the cover reveal of Laurent Linn’s debut YA, Draw the Line! It’s a story about discovering your own superpowers, deciding how to use them, and where to draw the line.  About the book:   After a hate crime occurs in his small Texas town, Adrian Piper […]

Read More
Author Guest Post

Todd Hasak Lowy on Writing a Novel in Lists

me-being-me-is-exactly-as-insane-as-you-being-you-9781442495746_hr
by The Riveted Team

Todd Hasak-Lowy dropped by to explain why he wrote a novel in lists… by writing a list. Read on to understand his novel-by-list reasoning! 1. I JUST DID Which might sound like a non-reason.  But it’s true.  The writing of this novel-in-lists was pretty much an established fact before I thought too much about why […]

Read More
Author Guest Post

Q&A With Tommy Wallach | We All Looked Up

we-all-looked-up-9781481418775_hr
by The Riveted Team

Today we’re welcoming Tommy Wallach, debut author of We All Looked Up, on the site to answer some really great user generated questions. Take a look: Where did the inspiration for We All Looked Up come from? The most direct inspiration for We All Looked Up was Lars von Trier’s Melancholia, a beautiful film about […]

Read More