YA Spotlight (2/2/21)

This YA spotlight covers a range of genres with everything from fantasy and thriller to vampires and coming-of-age stories. THE PROJECT by Courtney Summers 3 starred reviews! “Summers follows up her smash hit SADIE (2018) with a deeply disconcerting investigative thriller that seems unassuming but worms under the skin and into the mind. Bit by […]

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Day’s YA: THE LAST SECRET YOU’LL EVER KEEP

The first lie you’ll ever tell, the last secret you’ll ever keep. THE LAST SECRET YOU’LL EVER KEEP by Laurie Faria Stolarz 9781250303738Available from Wednesday Books on March 16, 2021Ages 12-18E-galley on Edelweiss & NetGalley Terra was missing for four days—trapped in a well, scratching the walls to get out, and savoring every drop of rain […]

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Twenty Questions w/ Courtney Summers

It’s Day 3 of our Day’s YA Extravaganza, and today we’re joined by bestselling author, Courtney Summers, as she answers all of our burning questions (well, 20 of them..). Courtney’s next book, THE PROJECT, publishes February 2, 2021. 1. Hi! How are you doing?Hello! I am holding on for dear life, like I think we […]

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3 Stars for THE PROJECT

Courtney Summers’ latest novel, THE PROJECT, has received three starred reviews! “A gripping, flawless psychological thriller ready to leave readers shattered.” —School Library Journal, starred review “Summers follows up her smash hit SADIE with a deeply disconcerting investigative thriller that seems unassuming but worms under the skin and into the mind.” —Booklist, starred review “The […]

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Day’s YA: MAYHEM

Happy Friday!! The Lost Boys + The Craft = the feminist mash-up you’ve been waiting for. MAYHEM by Estelle Laure9781250297938Available July 14, 2020 from Wednesday BooksAges 13 – 18Available to download as an e-galley on Edelweiss The year is 1987. Mayhem Brayburn and her mother, Roxy, are leaving Mayhem’s abusive stepfather and heading to Santa […]

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Macmillan Library @ TxLA 2020

Author signings, title presentations, ARC giveaways, and more–check out all our great events during TLA 2020 in Houston, and we can’t wait to see you there in Macmillan Adult booth #1430! Tuesday, March 24 1:30-2:30pm: Reading for Joy with Katherine Center [WHAT YOU WISH FOR]George R. Brown Convention Center, Level 3, Room 342 BCEF Katherine […]

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Day’s YA – JANE ANONYMOUS

Happy Friday, YA pals! My last Day’s YA of 2019 is a dark thriller that will keep you awake until 2020. JANE ANONYMOUS by Laurie Faria Stolarz9781250303707Available January 7, 2020 from Wednesday BooksAges 13-18Available to download as an e-galley on Edelweiss “Jane” (we don’t know her real name) was kidnapped the summer before her senior […]

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2020 Texas Tayshas List

2020 Texas Tayshas List

We’re thrilled to have three Macmillan titles on the 2020 Texas Tayshas Reading List! BIRTHDAY by Meredith Russo (in the Top 10!) SADIE by Courtney Summers THE GILDED WOLVES by Roshani Chokshi The Tayshas Reading List is a recommended reading list developed by public and school librarians from the Young Adult Round Table (YART). The […]

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Day’s YA – FOUL IS FAIR

TGIF, YA pals! “Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under it.” FOUL IS FAIR by Hannah Capin9781250239549Available February 18, 2020 from Wednesday BooksAges 14 to 18Available to download as an e-galley on Edelweiss Trigger Warning: sexual assault After Elle is raped on her sixteenth birthday, she devises a foolproof revenge plan. She […]

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SADIE wins an Edgar!

SADIE wins an Edgar!

We’re over the moon! Mystery Writers of America announced their Edgar Awards last night and SADIE by Courtney Summers is the 2019 winner of the Edgar Award for Best Young Adult! The Edgar Awards honor the best in mystery fiction, nonfiction, and television. […]

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