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Author Sophie Cameron Talks Her YA Novel LAST BUS TO EVERLAND

Sophie Cameron chats about LAST BUS TO EVERLAND, her new YA novel featuring magical realism and LGBTQ heroes, set in Scotland.

Katherine Webber On Her New YA Novel, Only Love Can Break Your Heart

Katherine Webber’s new YA novel, Only Love Can Break Your Heart, is a dreamy, smart story about loss, love, friendship ...

“Write The Stories That You Wish To See”: An Interview with Maggie Ann Martin

Author Maggie Ann Martin talks with us about her new novel TO BE HONEST, body positivity, and writing the story you want to read.

An Interview with Adrienne Kisner, Author of DEAR RACHEL MADDOW

Dear Rachel Maddow is a sharp YA novel by Adrienne Kisner about a teen named Brynn trying to survive high school (and life in general).

“You Are Not Your Worst Days”: An Interview With Aminah Mae Safi

Author Aminah Mae Safi chats with us about her upcoming debut novel, Not The Girls You're Looking For, feminism, and writing wonderfully messy friendships.

Author E. Latimer Chats About Writing, Anxiety, and Her Fascination with Oscar Wilde

E. Latimer has always been intrigued by Oscar Wilde. So it comes as no surprise that the YA Fantasy writer ...

An Interview with Tanaz Bhathena on Her New YA Book A GIRL LIKE THAT

Lucas interviews YA author Tanaz Bhathena about her new book A GIRL LIKE THAT, gender equality and abuse in modern-day Saudi Arabia, and more.

Dinner with Rasputin & Dieselpunk: An Interview With GREEN LANTERN Writer Ron Marz

We chatted with GREEN LANTERN writer Ron Marz to discuss his new graphic novel BEASTS OF THE BLACK HAND, Kickstarter, and crowdfunding.

8 Awkward Questions for SUPER AWKWARD author Beth Garrod

An interview with Beth Garrod, author of Super Awkward and the recently published Truly Madly Awkward, books about surviving teen life.

Seven Questions for Author Holly Bourne

Seven questions with feminist author Holly Bourne.

“There is Always Time to Make Your Dreams Come True”: An Interview with Emma Straub

A brief interview with author Emma Straub about the writing life and her fourth novel, Modern Lovers.

Subversion in Children’s Literature

The often overlooked truth about children’s books is that they are written by… adults. As in, real, live human adults ...

An Interview With Megan Abbott

Megan Abbott is the Edgar award-winning author of the novels The End of Everything, Queenpin, The Song is You, Die ...

15 years of SPEAK: An Interview with Laurie Halse Anderson

It’s fifteen years since Laurie Halse Anderson’s young adult novel Speak was first published. Speak is an enduring novel that has a significant place ...

Never Stopped Doodling: An Interview with the Brothers Behind CRABTREE

This past year was the 15th anniversary of McSweeney’s, the publishing force that Slate called “the first bona fide literary ...