Fresh Takes from the Teen Shelves
All the news, updates and gossip for the Young Adult -- books, authors, movies and more!
It's gift giving season, so for this month's Fresh Takes I have featured
suggestions of some of my favorite recent books and completed series for the YA
book lover in your life (even if it's you). All of these are either stand alone
books or completed series (except where noted), and I've made a few notes about
age appropriateness (though your mileage may vary).
For the Contemporary Romance Lover Read More...
Happy Holidays Everyone!
Join us in celebrating Entangled Teen's 12 Days of Kick-ass
Christmas Event! This event is going to be a blast!
Our authors are joining together to share some exclusive content with you
all! There will be 2 teams: The Smart-Ass Team will post a
good or swoon-worthy deleted scene or an excerpt and The Bad-Ass
Team will post Read More...
It’s November! Cool weather, fall carnivals, and my very favorite holiday:
Avoid All The Malls and Stay At Home and Read Friday! Here are some books you
may want to bring into your Black Friday Bunker, along with that leftover turkey
October's YA releases are heavy on the paranormal... and the awesome. Lots of cool
books this fall, including the kick off of several new series by best selling
July's Fresh Takes from the Teen Shelves feature giggles, thrills, chills, and goosebumps—just what you need to get you through the summer heat.
Since You Asked.... by Maurene Goo (July 1; Scholastic)
Perfect Summer Reads
Summer contemporary reads, chilling thrillers and frothy romance lead off a heavy hitting line-up of most excellent vacation reads. Lots of paranormal, supernatural thrillers, and science fiction adventure round out the field. Enjoy!
Contemporary, Triller and Romance (i.e., non-paranormal)
THE MOON AND MORE by Sarah Dessen
March brings the Madness of too many great books to choose from! I
managed to narrow it down to a collection of paranormal romance, magical
suspense, period-set adventure, and quirky contemporary romance... sometimes in
the same book. Enjoy!
by Victoria Scott
Romance, Adventure and Thrillers heat things up with these February YA releases
from favorite and debut authors.
ESPIONAGE (Finishing School) Gail Carriger (Little Brown)
Week of January 1
DAUGHTERS Suzanne Weyn (Scholastic)
Dr. Frankenstein left behind a legend...as well as two unacknowledged twin
daughters. When Giselle and Ingrid claim their inheritance, nobody is safe as
the mad doctor's legacy leads to a twisted, macabre journey of romance and horror.
ALTERED Jennifer Read More...
Two historical YA adventures lead the pack of releases this week, along with
comedy, horror and popular paranormal romance.
CODE NAME VERITY by
Elizabeth Wein (Hyperion Books Read More...
ENCHANTED by Alethea Kontis.
(Harcourt) It isn't easy being the overlooked sibling to six older sisters.
Sunday's only comfort is writing stories, and her new friendship with an
enchanted frog. One night Sunday kisses her frog goodbye and leaves, not
realizing Read More...
Blockbusters and slow boilers, May has got it all. Here are books I'm most
looking forward to this week.
WERE MINE – Read More...
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