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10 Gone Girls of YA Noir

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by Isa Caban

Question: Is there a rule that says you can’t treat yo’ self to eerie reads after Halloween?! Nope. Didn’t think so. If you ask me, it’s the perfect time of year for readers to slip into something darker. Adult psychological thrillers surrounding the mysterious disappearance or murder of a young woman continue to trend in the mainstream […]

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3 Reasons to Read How to Hang a Witch

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by Shifa Kapadwala

How to Hang a Witch had me instantly hooked from the first chapter. The Salem Witch Trials meets Mean Girls? Intriguing. Give me, please! When Samantha Mather moves from New York to small town Salem, Massachusetts, things start going wrong. There’s a creepy group of girls called “The Descendants” who seem to hate Sam for […]

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Third or Nothing: A Hufflepuff’s Tale

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by Keri Horan

In every story, there’s a hero. Puffs: Or Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic, is not about that hero. Instead, this Harry Potter alternate perspective narrative tells the story of Wayne, a less-than-average orphaned wizard boy, attending Hogwarts at the same time as Harry Potter. Like Harry, Wayne is swept […]

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The Diabolic is Finally Here!

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by Janine Perez

THE DIABOLIC IS ON SALE TODAY, GUYS!! GO READ IT!! In case you haven’t noticed, here at Riveted, we’re a little bit excited about The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid. By a little bit, I mean WE ARE SO EXCITED FOR YOU TO READ THIS BOOK! When I read it the first time, I was hooked […]

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NaNoWriMo Has Arrived!

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by Keri Horan

The day has finally come! After eleven months of waiting, it’s officially NaNoWriMo! For those of you who weren’t with us during our NaNoPrep, we’ve got tons of great resources for you: –What NaNoWriMo is and why you should do NaNoWriMo this year –How to set up your space –Tips from past NaNo winners –Software […]

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11 Books to Throw in the Freezer

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by Janine Perez

Some books are so scary, simply closing them is not enough. These books have situations so terrifying, possessions so violent, and deaths so gruesome that you can’t just walk away from them. They won’t let you. They don’t just haunt your dreams; they come to cast a shadow over your thoughts as you’re wide awake […]

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Why You Should NEVER Open Up a Book In a Horror Movie

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by Isa Caban

If you love watching horror movies (like I do), then you are well aware of this known fact. For those of you out there who are unfamiliar with “the rules,” here’s a quick rundown of just a few important ones to keep in mind: Don’t have sex Don’t do drugs or partake in any underage […]

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Riveted Reads: Week of 10/31

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by The Riveted Team

There is a LOT to read on Riveted this week! New for this week: we’ve got two scary full reads for Halloween, The Creeping by Alexandra Sirowy and Diary of a Haunting by M. Verano. Then starting tomorrow (November 1), we’ll have a full read of Jeyn Roberts’s apocalyptic YA thriller, Dark Inside, and…..an extended […]

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