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Behind the Book: Dangerous Lies

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by Becca Fitzpatrick

I grew up in a small town much like Thunder Basin, Nebraska, the setting for Dangerous Lies. Like Stella, the main character, I worked as a carhop at a local diner. As a seventeen-year-old girl, I spent a summer making shakes and onion rings by hand, listening to The Beatles on my Sony Walkman, sunbathing […]

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Join Riveted on Wattpad!

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by The Riveted Team

You guys know about Wattpad, right? It’s an amazing site where people—over 45 million of them!—share their stories. And what do we do every week here on Riveted? We share stories!! It seems like destiny that Riveted and Wattpad should finally meet. Kismet, even! Sure, Wattpad has a lot of suitors but Riveted’s a scrappy […]

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The Truth is Relative: 10 Unreliable Narrators

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by Jess Harold

Lies are an essential part of storytelling. No first-person narrator can catch all the important details that will lead to an exciting and satisfying end to their adventure. But some narrators are intentional with their lies, hoping to make their plight more sympathetic to the reader. Everyone sees themselves as the hero of their story, and […]

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Riveted Summer Reads: Summer of Deception

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by The Riveted Team

Happy Monday! It’s the third week of our Riveted Summer and though our Summer of Love has come to an end, we hope the rest of YOUR summer is filled with love! With the Summer of Love concluded, we’re moving on to something new, something darker and more devious, and decidedly more mysterious….the Summer of […]

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On Writing Love & Gelato

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by Jenna Evans Welch

A summer in Italy turns into a road trip across Tuscany in Jenna Evans Welch’s sweeping debut novel filled with romance, mystery, and adventure! What more could you need to put you in the mood for The Summer of Love? Go ahead and escape to Italy with our full read of Love & Gelato, but you’ll have […]

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Behind the Book: The Potion Diaries

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by Amy Alward

If you haven’t read The Potion Diaries by Amy Alward, you should. It’s kind of amazing (it’s also a free read until June 19th so you should get on it ASAP). The first time I read it I couldn’t stop talking about it! It reads like a fairy tale that’s fun, magical, and full of adventure, […]

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Cover Reveal: You’ll Miss Me When I’m Gone

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by The Riveted Team

We’re always amazed by our talented art department and the BEAUTIFUL covers they keep producing and we love sharing them with all of you! It’s been a particularly exciting time for cover reveals these last few weeks—American Panda by Gloria Chao, Empress by S. J. Kincaid, Starry Eyes by Jenn Bennett, not to mention our week […]

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Summer of Love Mocktails!

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by Diego Molano Rodriguez

Alas, our Summer of Love is nearly at it end! However, since there’s still PLENTY of summer ahead for us all, we thought we’d take renewed inspiration from The Potion Diaries (available as a free read until June 19th!) and put together a few literary themed mocktails for your summer enjoyment! These fun, flavorful recipes […]

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5 Wonderfully Hopeless Romantics

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by Casey Nugent

It’s summer, and love is in the air — particularly if you’re a hopeless romantic. We all know the type: dreams about falling in love, believes that love is the meaning of life, idealistic and sentimental. Now that I’m reading all of the wonderful romances available on Riveted this week for The Summer of Love, […]

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