Reasons to Read

Reasons to Read

5 Reasons to Read Alex Approximately!

Alex Approximately
by Jess Harold

Cuddling up with a beachy romance helps me forget the cold/windy/rainy weather outside. If you’re like me, desperate for warmth in literary form, give Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett a try! In this delightfully charming teen spin on You’ve Got Mail, the one guy Bailey Rydell can’t stand is actually the boy of her dreams—she just […]

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Theater People are the WORST.

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by Keri Horan

They have no redeeming qualities, really. First of all, they aren’t the least bit attractive. And they definitely can’t do amazing, super-hero-like things. They’re not uplifting, encouraging, or inspiring. At. All. And they’re not top-notch athletes either. They aren’t insanely talented. They might as well just go home. Because they aren’t some of the most accepting […]

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3 Reasons to Read The Way I Used to Be

The Way I Used to Be
by Jill Hacking

Over the past few years, rape culture has been highlighted and called out more and more in the media. It’s something that should demand awareness, and I’m glad to see it getting the attention it deserves. While books that deal with tough stuff have (thankfully) been around for a while, there has always been so much push back […]

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5 Reasons to Go Read Caraval Right Now

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by Jill Hacking

Get ready to drop everything because there is a book you need to read right now, and it’s called Caraval by Stephanie Garber. Here’s why: 1. A Magical Contest I am a total sucker for any mysterious game/contest/heist scenario, and Caraval totally nails it. I haven’t been so absorbed in a magical atmosphere since The Night Circus, but […]

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3 Reasons to Read Wake

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by Janine Perez

Wake by Lisa McMann is one of my favorite books of all time! I love everything about it and I’m so glad to finally have a platform through which I can properly fangirl about ti! Here’s a little about the book: Wake centers around seventeen-year-old Janie, who is tired of getting sucked into other people’s dreams. […]

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Three Reasons to Check into the Hotel Ruby

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by Sarah Jane Abbott

There’s something deliciously creepy about an historic, glamorous hotel. They’re a prime location for scary, twisty stories to play out.  If you’re like me and you loved movies like 1408 and The Shining and binge watched American Horror Story: Hotel, here are three reasons why you’ll want to check into the Hotel Ruby in Hotel […]

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5 Reasons You NEED to Pick Up You Know Me Well

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by The Riveted Team

We’re excited to be part of Nina LaCour and David Levithan’s You Know Me Well blog tour! It’s such a great summer read from two phenomenal authors. In addition to our list, we’re partnering with Griffin Teen in giving away a great prize pack including a hardcover of You Know Me Well! 5 Reasons You NEED to Pick Up […]

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