Susan Reviews: Best of the Very Best Challenge (13)
Book Lists / Reviews

Susan Reviews: Best of the Very Best Challenge (13)

2014 was a year of growing awareness about the lack of diversity in literature for children and young adults. On April 17, 2014, the #WeNeedDiverseBooks campaign took off, sparking an essential conversation that has yielded profound results. So it’s wonderful to see that many of the books that received the most acknowledgment in 2014 are … Continue reading

From Page to Screen: Seventh Son
From Page to Screen

From Page to Screen: Seventh Son

YA stories are becoming box office blockbusters left and right these days. From Page to Screen celebrates both these recent or upcoming releases and the books that inspired them. Based on the first book, The Last Apprentice: Revenge of the Witch, in Joseph Delaney’s popular YA fantasy series of the same name, Seventh Son was released on February 6, 2015, … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: Out of the Dust
Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: Out of the Dust

Sure there are thousands of fabulous new YA novels coming out every year, but there are also tons of “classics” that deserve a return to the spotlight every now and then. That’s why we celebrate Throwback Thursday, when we share our favorite YA books from the Dark Ages—aka 2000 or earlier (that means they were published fifteen years ago, … Continue reading