Teen Talk (6/14/2018 Edition)

Teen Talk (6/14/2018 Edition)

Happy Thursday, YA librarians! Check out our latest & greatest teen titles out this month, then join us on Twitter today at 2:30pm EST for Early Word YA Galley Chat (hashtag: #ewgcya) and tell us what you’ve been reading & loving! KISSING GAMES by Tara Eglington 9781250075260 Ages 12 to 18 After a perfect first […]

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Day’s YA – THE RAGING ONES

Hey there, YA librarians! My latest Day’s YA pick is a thrilling YA sci-fi novel, full of twists and turns to keep you on the edge of your seat! THE RAGING ONES by Krista & Becca Ritchie 9781250128713 Available August 14, 2018 from Wednesday Books Ages 12 to 18 Franny, Court, and Mykal live in […]

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Publishers Weekly Spotlight on Somaiya Daud

Publishers Weekly Spotlight on Somaiya Daud

Somaiya Daud, author of MIRAGE (available August 28, 2018 from Flatiron Books and Macmillan Audio), was featured in Publishers Weekly earlier this month. In the feature, Daud discusses the role that her Moroccan heritage plays in the novel, specifically the inspiration she found in Moroccan poet Laabi Abdellatif. “‘I’d known that poetry could be and […]

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Teen Talk Tuesday (5/16/2018 Edition)

Teen Talk Tuesday (5/16/2018 Edition)

Happy Wednesday, YA librarians, and welcome to this special *Wednesday edition* of Teen Talk Tuesday! Check out our latest & greatest teen titles out this month, then join us today at 2:30pm EST for Early Word YA Galley Chat (hashtag: #ewgcya) and tell us what you’ve been reading and loving. LEGENDARY by Stephanie Garber 9781250095312 […]

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Day’s YA – DEAR READER

Happy Wednesday, YA pals! Do you love classic literature with a modern twist? Well, dear reader, have I got just the book for you! DEAR READER by Mary O’Connell Available now in hardcover and audio from Flatiron Books YA and Macmillan Audio Available in trade paperback on December 4, 2018 from Flatiron Books YA Ages 13 […]

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Day’s YA – FANGIRL

Happy Thursday, YA folks! This week’s Day’s YA pick is an oldie, but a goodie. Read on to hear my thoughts on this beloved YA classic. FANGIRL by Rainbow Rowell Available now in hardcover from St. Martin’s Griffin 9781250073808 Available in trade paperback on November 6, 2018 from Wednesday Books 9781250042613 Ages 13 to 18 […]

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Teen Talk Tuesday (4/24/2018 Edition)

Teen Talk Tuesday (4/24/2018 Edition)

Happy Tuesday, YA Librarians, and welcome to this month’s edition of Teen Talk Tuesday! Check out our latest & greatest teen titles out this month, then join us today at *2:30pm EST* for Early Word YA Galley Chat (hashtag: #ewgcya) and tell us what you’ve been reading and loving. SKY IN THE DEEP by Adrienne […]

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Day’s YA – THIS HEART OF MINE

TGIF, YA librarians, and happy National Library Week! In honor of how much I loooovveeee all of you and the amazing work that you do, I have a YA romance (with some mystery) to share with you. THIS HEART OF MINE by C.C. Hunter 9781250131652 Available now from Wednesday Books Ages 13 to 18 Seventeen-year-old […]

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Day’s YA – I’M NOT MISSING

Happy Friday, YA librarians!  Welcome to this special *Friday edition* of Day’s YA! I’ve been going on and on and on about this book to anyone who will listen (roommates, coworkers, librarians at PLA, unsuspecting strangers, etc.), so I’m very excited to share it will all of you! I’M NOT MISSING by Carrie Fountain 9781250132512 […]

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PLA 2018 YA Book Buzz Titles

PLA 2018 YA Book Buzz Titles

Here are LOTS of reading recommendations courtesy of Emily’s Young Adult Book Buzz at PLA 2018 last week: THE HAZEL WOOD by Melissa Albert* | Available now | ISBN: 9781250147905 | Hardcover | Fantasy/Contemporary | Ages 12 to 18 LEGENDARY by Stephanie Garber* | May 29, 2018 | ISBN: 9781250095312 | Hardcover | Fantasy | Ages […]

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