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4 Books We Love With Latinx Characters

by Christian Vega

As someone who is Latinx, I always am happy to see complex and interesting portrayals of Latinx characters in my favorite novels. It makes me feel seen and included in so many different types of genres and narratives, and representation matters. Below are some of my favorite books that either: feature a Latinx main character […]

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The Dreamiest Book Boyfriends

by Thandi Jackson

What would YA romance be without the boyfriends that give us all the feels? Yes, we know…they bring all the drama too. Though let’s be honest, drama is what we love. There’s no drama like Zorie’s from Starry Eyes, who gets stuck in the woods with the boy she thought she hated. Then nothing beats […]

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8 YA Families We Wish We Were A Part Of

by Thandi Jackson

You can’t choose your family…but if you could, what type of family would you choose? Would you go with a crazy big bunch like Charlie’s family in Save the Date, or maybe a family who knows what you need, like in To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before…? We’ve picked 8 for you so you […]

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13 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 Books to Read in a Thunderstorm

by Jess Harold

There is so much you can do to stay inside on a rainy day, but is there anything better than curling up on a dark and stormy night (or morning, or afternoon!) with a cup of tea and a brand-new book? If there is, we haven’t found it. Sometimes all you need to do is […]

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8 Swoonworthy Kisses You Need to Read

by Nicole Fiorica

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for. You’ve invested a tremendous amount of emotional energy, and perhaps, personal well-being, into two fictional characters who you know are meant to be together. They might not know it yet, but you’re hundreds of pages deep in this book, and you are ready for them to just make […]

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9 Must-Read Diverse YA Romances

by Nicole Fiorica

Everyone deserves to see themselves in the books that they’re reading. That’s one of the best parts about fiction. This feels doubly true for romances, as no two couples are exactly alike. Lucky for us, there is no shortage of great contemporary romances out there featuring diverse characters. Here are 9 that you can cozy […]

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10 Perfect Book + Tea Pairings

Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman
by Sarah Jane Abbott

There are few things I love more than sitting down with a good book and a steaming mug of tea.  If you’re a tea-loving bookworm like me, here are some tea and book pairings that will have you sipping and turning pages for many cozy hours. 1. Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman and black tea with citrus […]

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Romantic YA Fan Art

by Julie Jarema

Whether you love or hate Valentine’s Day, these beautiful illustrations of YA couples should leave you feeling warm and fuzzy. Ron + Hermione from the Harry Potter series by Lilabeanz  Ari + Dante from Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe  by Andrea Porretta  Cath + Levi from Fangirl by Beastlyworlds Hazel + Augustus […]

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