Best Books List, events, News, YA Fandom, YA/NA
YA Round-Up: February 2017
Hey everyone! It’s that time of the month again! A lot has happened over February – and that includes a lot of YA-related stuff. So we’re doing a round-up so that you can check out what news bits you might ...
Best Books List, Fantasy, mermaids
The Best YA Fairytales and Fairytale Retellings of 2014 and 2015
Hey everyone! Here’s another batch of some of the best YA Fairytale/Fairytale Retellings – this time, books released in 2014 and 2015! Winter by Marissa Meyer Princess Winter is a graceful and kind princess, and the Lunar people admire her ...
Apocalyptic, Best Books List, Dystopian
The Best Dystopian/Post-Apocalyptic YA Books of 2014
As dystopia and post-apocalypse are genres that are very popular in YA lit, it’s always a little difficult to catch up on the best new series, prequels, and sequels that fall under them. So here are more awesome post-apocalyptic/dystopian YA books – ...
Best Books List, Fantasy
The Best YA Fantasy Books of 2016
Many YA books fall under the fantasy category, but while that might seem unnecessary for the reader who’s not well-acquainted with the fantasy genre (is it really elves and wizards and evil lords over and over again?), you’ll be glad ...
Best Books List, Romance
The Best Contemporary YA Books of 2014
Hey everyone! Here’s another list of some of the best contemporary YA books out there – this time ones that are from the year 2014! From love stories to heartfelt tales about siblings, this list covers a variety of contemporary ...
Best Books List, Romance, YA Resources, YA/NA
The Best Contemporary/Realistic YA Books of 2012 and 2013
A lot of YA books can fall under speculative fiction – fantasy, science fiction, horror, dystopia, historical fiction, post-apocalyptic, you name it. But YA also tackles concerns that we’re all too familiar with – high school love, teenage problems, and ...
The Best YA Paranormal Romance Books of 2012 and 2013
Paranormal romance is popular with many readers, from young adults to older readers. With tensions between characters and the thrill of stories filled with vampires, werewolves, or ghosts (or all of them!) Sweet Peril by Wendy Higgins Anna Whitt is ...
Best Books List, Fantasy
The Best YA Fantasy Books of 2012 and 2013
There are so many YA fantasy books out there that it’s pretty hard to whittle them down to the best ones! And while we’ve made a best YA fantasy books before, so many titles were not included in that list ...
Apocalyptic, Best Books List, Dystopian
The Best YA Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic Books of 2012 and 2013
Dystopian and post-apocalyptic YA books are very popular, and for good reason. They are able to highlight the concerns of young adults while putting them in a larger perspective that includes the problems of society – and that’s why they ...
Best Books List, Fantasy, historical, middle grade
The Best MG (Middle Grade) Fiction
Young adult and teen fiction fill the shelves of many bookstores today, and are very popular reading choices for its target audience and adults alike. Of course, teens and adults aren’t the only ones who are big readers – younger ...