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Neal Shusterman’s Inclusive YA Stands Out, Despite Not Being #OwnVoices

Neal Shusterman's career writing YA has been on fire, but it's about to get even hotter.

Pass/Fail: LOCKE & KEY Adaptation

Time for another Pass/Fail, taking a look at how well a comic/graphic novel is adapted for the screen. Find out if LOCKE & KEY stacked up.

Calling All Divas: Australia’s National Simultaneous Storytime

Grab your glitter, bring out your boas, and put on those dancing shoes! It’s Australia’s National Simultaneous Storytime and we are all invited!

Kidlit Author Booki Vivat Encourages Mental Health Training With Comic

Check out a comic about the benefits of mental health training by kidlit author Booki Vivat, and learn about her own training experience.

8 North Korean Defector and Captivity Stories That Will Break Your Heart

These North Korean defector stories, as told by the brave individuals who escaped captivity, will open your eyes and leave you speechless.

20 Completed YA Fantasy Series to Revisit or Pick Up for the First Time

If you're looking for some immersive, longer reads, indulge in these must-read completed YA fantasy series on the shelves right now.

6 of Best Fun and Happy Audiobooks

Find a pick-me-up in these fun and uplifting audiobooks, including fantasy, romance, personal essays, and more delightful reads.

Eat Your Heart Out: 9 Rom-Com Books for Foodies

Indulge in a delectable and hilarious read--check out these fun rom-com books for foodies.

Remembering Karen Blumenthal: Feminist Writer of Nonfiction for Young Readers Dies

One of the most acclaimed writers of nonfiction for young readers has died. Get to know the work of Karen Blumenthal.

35 Must-Read Books About Racism

One way to fight racism, anti-semitism, islamophobia, and xenophobia in your backyard is to read books about racism. Consider this your jumping off point.

9 Under 9: Unforgettable Audiobooks Under 9 Hours

Nine great audiobooks you can listen to that clock in under 9 hours long.

3 Books to Get You Started on Bird Watching

Three solid books to get you started on bird watching.

15 Short Instagram Webcomics To Make You Smile Right Now

Reading is weird right now, but these short Instagram webcomics are there to help! Go ahead and smile along with these hilarious aliens and domestic ghouls.

How Teaching Taught Me More About YA Books

MFA student Chris M. Arnone took a freshman-level course, helped teach it, and learned more about YA books than he bargained for.

My 6 Favorite Cookbook Authors and Their One Must-Have Cookbook

Check out tried-and-true recipes crafted by these skilled chefs, and keep these must-have cookbooks at the ready in your kitchen library.