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25 Essential Reads for the Weird at Heart

by Isa Caban

I don’t know about the rest of you out there, but I personally love to flaunt my weird every chance I get. If presented with the choice to be normal or weird, I CHOOSE WEIRD HANDS DOWN! This is true for my taste in books too. Give me reads filled with wacky plots, unusual characters, […]

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6 Graphic Novels for Art & Comic Book Nerds

by Julie Jarema

In the spirit of Draw the Line, I’ve gathered up some of my favorite graphic novels that will take you from family vacations spots at the beach to the eerie corners of the forest to tech-filled evil lairs and beyond. These books are perfect to read by flashlight under the stars or while hiding from the sun […]

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7 LGBT+ Fantasy/Speculative Novels to Read This Summer

by Shelly Z

Fantasy novels hold a special place in my heart, as they allow me (and other readers) to escape mundane ordinary life. While the mention of fantasy YA brings about specific types of books, I’ve included some more speculative novels as well as some sci-fi novels to this list. Fantasy has so many great LGBT+ novels, […]

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40 LGBTQIA+ Reads for Pride

by Chelsea Fought

June is Pride Month and to celebrate I wanted to put together a list of great YA featuring LGBTQIA+ characters! This is in no way a comprehensive list (and throughout the process of putting this together I found a lot of great new books I added to my TBR pile, along with a bunch that […]

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20 Book BFFs You Need in Your Life

by Chelsea Fought

In honor of our Riveted Summer of Besties weeks I’ve rounded up some YA reads that feature friends at the heart of the story! Take a look through the list and share with us some of your favorite YA reads with solid friendships in the comments!

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The 15 YA Books Star Wars Fans Are Looking For

by Chelsea Fought

May the fourth be with you book nerds! On this day, Star Wars Day, I’ve curated a list of 15 YA books you’ll love if you’re a Star Wars fan. You may be asking yourself… And the answer is, yes! Yes we are! The force is strong with these reads, so roll along with BB-8 and check them out!

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9 Books That Take You Back to Neverland

by Sarah Jane Abbott

There is something about Peter Pan that has captured the imaginations of readers, writers, and dreamers for over 100 years. Maybe it’s the fantasy of being whisked away to a magical land where you never have to grow up. Perhaps it’s the dark and mysterious pirate captain. Perhaps it’s the mermaid lagoons or the fairies. […]

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