Young Adult

Best Books of 2015 So Far: "An Ember in the Ashes"

It takes something pretty special for a debut novel, classified as Young Adult no less, to hold the number two spot on our list of editors' picks for the Top 10 Best Books of the Year So Far. "An Ember in the Ashes" really is that special and I met author Sabaa Tahir over lunch here in Seattle...

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YA Wednesday: Sophie Kinsella

Sophie Kinsella threw her hat in the YA ring last month with a winning blend of humor and heart, "Finding Audrey." Here's what she had to say about writing YA, her bookshelf order, a living author she'd like to meet, and more...

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YA Wednesday: July's Book Club Pick

Readers have voted and we have our July pick for the YA book club: Laurie Halse Anderson's "The Impossible Knife of Memory"...

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Jandy Nelson Answers Your Questions

As part of our YA book club launch, Jandy Nelson, the award-winning author of our first selection, "I'll Give You the Sun," agreed to take some questions submitted by readers. You asked, she answered...

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Eeny-Meeny-Miny-Moe: Help Pick Our July YA Book Club Title

We've got three contenders for the July YA book club title--help us choose which one we'll be reading next...

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YA Wednesday: The Best Books of June

The Best Young Adult Books of June include a debut I want to put my arms around from an already best-selling author, a mystery wrapped in a graphic novel, a powerful coming-of-age story, and a serpentine search for the truth about a charismatic young man presumed dead. Or is he?...

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YA Wednesday: Book Clubbin'

For myself and the other editors over here in our cozy office cave, we are always reading upcoming books but I've often thought it would be great if we had a book club of our own, where we could choose a title that came out a year ago or even longer if we wanted, and then connect with readers from cities large and small. And now we've got one...

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100 Young Adult Books to Read in a Lifetime

Young adult books have transcended their humble beginnings to become a wildly popular category, read by people far beyond their teens and twenties, and embraced by Hollywood in a big way. We love our YA, too and the time had come for us to put together the 100 Young Adult Books to Read in a Lifetime list...

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Blood Kin

Winners of the Bram Stoker Award for Horror and Dark Fantasy

On Saturday, May 9, the Horror Writers Association presented the Bram Stoker Award to works of excellence in horror and dark fantasy. From novels to graphic novels, here are the nominees and the deserving winners.

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Sweet Filthy Boy

RT Awards Deliver Top-Notch Romance Reads

This weekend in Dallas, top romance authors will receive awards for writing the best books published in 2014. See who will become your next favorite author....

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