Summer of Fantasy


Impostor Queen + Cursed Queen Prize Pack!

by The Riveted Team

We’re celebrating the announcement of THE TRUE QUEEN! For those of you who may not know, it’s the third and final book, following The Impostor Queen and The Cursed Queen! And while we haven’t gotten to read The Cursed Queen yet (January can you just get here now already?) we are giving away a special prize pack that includes a hardcover […]

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Author Guest Post

On Gender and Sexuality in The Impostor Queen

by Sarah Fine

It is a heady pleasure, creating worlds in one’s mind, and weaving the one depicted in The Impostor Queen was no exception. For my first fantasy novel, I wanted to create something immersive and intricate, a culture that had sprung up around powerful magic. In the book, Elli is the heir to the throne, the […]

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Riveted Original

The Many Faces of Captain Hook

by Janine Perez

If you’re anything like me, you get a thrill of excitement every time you discover a new imagining of Peter Pan. Who doesn’t love getting a new look at a classic adventure?! But also if you’re anything like me, your first thought is, “I wonder if this Captain Hook will be dreamy?” The truth is, […]

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Summer of Fantasy Giveaway!

by The Riveted Team

It’s week two of Summer of Fantasy! Our featured excerpts are Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare and Unhooked by Lisa Maxwell! To celebrate we’re giving away 5 prize packs that include hardcover copies of both Lady Midnight and Unhooked! Enter here through the Rafflecopter form: a Rafflecopter giveaway NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER/WIN. Sweepstakes begins 7/11/16 12AM EST and ends 7/18/16 […]

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Book List

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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Featured Reads

Summer of Fantasy Reads

Read the first 5 chapters ofLady Midnight by Cassandra Clare!
by The Riveted Team

Welcome to Riveted’s Summer of Fantasy! The next two weeks we’ll be focusing on all the great fantasy and speculative fiction that’s out in the YA world right now! Take a look at our featured extended excerpts, as well as the free full reads you can get your read on with for through July 17th! […]

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