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The Book and Food Pairings of Your Dreams

by Vanessa DeJesus

Two of my favorite things: Books and Food. And while I often find myself so engrossed in a novel that I forget to eat, treats can actually enhance the experience. Just be sure not to turn the pages with sticky fingers! The Book and Food Pairings of Your Dreams 1. To All the Boys I’ve […]

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12 Books That Will Make You Laugh

by The Riveted Team

What’s not to love about a book that makes you laugh? When we’re not binging sitcoms online or re-watching our favorite rom coms, you can find us with our nose in a book full of good hearted humor. Whether it’s the relatable awkward years a main character has to suffer through, or the funny antics […]

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11 Books in Verse You Need to Read ASAP

Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds
by Jill Hacking

Reading a book written in verse is an incredibly powerful experience. It takes reading to a whole other level, and I’m kind of obsessed with it. Check out these must-read books in verse! 11 Books in Verse You Need to Read ASAP 1. People Kill People by Ellen Hopkins New York Times bestselling author Ellen […]

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12 Books That Will Make You Cry

by Casey Nugent

Is there anything better than a good cry? The emotional release I get from crying is so deeply satisfying that it can power me for days. There are so many books out there that move me to tears — because they’re particularly sad, or because they’re incredibly joyful, or because they just cut to the […]

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8 Complicated Female Friendship Stories in YA Novels

by Sam Benson

Everyone who has had a friend knows that things are not always easy. Often times, as we grow and change, so do our relationships. In YA, we see a lot of examples of female friendships that are nuanced and complicated. These books show the ups and downs you can have with your friends instead of […]

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9 Unforgettable Forbidden Romances

by Casey Nugent

Who doesn’t love a good love story? Two people brought together against all odds in a hectic world; best friends who realize, slowly, they were meant to be together forever; two paths intertwined by destiny…*sigh* I’m a sucker for them. But what I really love are love stories where people aren’t meant to be together, or […]

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10 Characters We Wish Were Real

by The Riveted Team

Have you ever read a book and just wanted to be best friends with the main character? We spend so much time reading that it often feels like characters in books are our best friends. We wish they would just walk off the page! Below are the top 10 characters that we would love to meet in […]

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6 Awkward Characters That We Seriously Relate To

by Vanessa DeJesus

Sometimes the best people are the most awkward ones. These characters will make you laugh AND cringe with secondhand embarrassment. We love them anyway! 6 Awkward Characters That We Seriously Relate To 1. Chloe from The Year of Living Awkwardly by Emma Chastain Ok, this one is obvious since it’s in the title but c’mon, […]

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