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From the intense world building and the literary references that are peppered throughout, the witty banter and the polluted, corrupt ...

When Dimple Met Rishi

Dimple Shah and Rishi Patel are two 18 year-old first generation Indian-Americans from different parts of California. They are both attending Insomnia Con, a competitive summer coding program, in San ...

Queens of Geek

I couldn’t resist this story about Taylor: a fat, geeky, anxious aspie protagonist discovering her own amazingness, and Charlie: a ...

We Are Okay

Unraveling over the course of a week alone in her college dorm room between the holidays, Marin’s story is a ...

And We're Off by Dana Schwartz And We're Off by Dana Schwartz

And We’re Off

Long before I read And We’re Off, I followed @GuyInYourMFA and @DystopianYA on Twitter for a stream of reliably hilarious ...

Defy the Stars

In the vastness of space and within the complicated breadth of humanity, sometimes you just need a really good hate-to-love ...

See You In The Cosmos by Jack Cheng See You In The Cosmos by Jack Cheng

See You in the Cosmos

Jack Cheng’s See You in the Cosmos follows 11-year-old Alex Petroski and his dog Carl Sagan to a rocket competition to launch his ...

The Hate U Give

EVERYONE’S been talking about this debut YA novel, and for good reason. This heartbreaking, yet infuriating story manages to tackle racism ...

27 Hours

While young adult novels are making huge strides in inclusive representation, a huge chunk of it has been on the ...