#crossover appeal

What If I’m Not the Center of the Universe? Access to YA and Translated Lit

A reader contends with her place as an ugly American and a non-adolescent while considering access to translated literature and YA books.

Extra Credit: Food and Wine, Chips and Cheese, Picture Books and YA

Hannah pairs recent picturebooks with some great YA titles, both recent and backlist.

A Magic Beyond: A Guide To Harry Potter Music

Here's all you need to know about Harry Potter music, including who wrote it, where you can buy it, and where to see it live.

Michael Sheen’s Bookish Roles

Actor. Fan art enthusiast. Frequent statesman. Charitable ambassador. Defender of fandom. Actual angel. Enjoy this list of Michael Sheen's bookish roles.

Check out the THE DARKEST MINDS Trailer!

Watch the trailer for the film adaptation of Alexandra Bracken's dystopian YA novel THE DARKEST MINDS!

10 Reasons DEATH NOTE Is the Best Manga Series Ever

On Aug. 25, Netflix will be releasing a live-action version of Death Note. It’s a good time to sum up the reasons Death Note is the best manga series ever.

Required Reading for Annalise Keating

Reading suggestions for Annalise Keating of How To Get Away With Murder

3 On A YA Theme: YA Authors Who Moonlight as Middle Grade Authors

YA authors who have also written middle grade books that you should read.


A booklist for fans of YA books who are now obsessed with the Netflix series STRANGER THINGS.

Slow and Steady: On Building a Relaxing Reading List

On building and maintaining a relaxing reading list for the summer months.