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Most Likely to Make Us Swoon: 5 Highlights in YA for 2018
Well, Swooners, 2018 is almost history. So what better time to reflect on this past year with a BEST YA EXPERIENCES OF 2018 LIST!Below are some of my top YA Superlatives of 2018.Best Series to Binge (And Then Binge the Netflix Movie 100 More Times)WINNER:This one was a no brainer. Jenny Han’s incredibly adorable and ...
Let's Talk About Love,
4 YA Books That Pair Perfectly with Your Horror Flick Faves
Happy October, Swooners!Whether you’re a fair-weather horror fan from Oct 1st to the 31st, or you get down with the thrills and chills all year round, this post is for you!We’ve got four Swoon reads that will be the perfect companion to some of your favorite spooky entertainment. The Gomez to your Morticia.If you loved ...
The Soul Keepers,
When Life Gives You Demons,
The Midnight Dance,
5 Cozy YA Book / Beverage Pairings to Snuggle Up With
Whether the weather outside is frightful OR delightful, you can never go wrong with the perfect combination of book and beverage. So I've curated a list of five excellent YA novel to snuggle up with and a warm drink to enjoy alongside them.Carols and Chaos by Cindy Anstey1817. The happy chaos of the Yuletide season has descended upon the ...
The Boy Next Door,
The Boyfriend Bracket,
Carols and Chaos,
my new crush gave to me
5 Essential Back-to-School YA Reads
If you’re like me and you’re still peeling your thighs off of subway seats and envy-hearting celebrity Instagram posts from their month-long trip to Mykonos, it could seem hard to believe that fall is right around the corner. But it’s true! It’s almost time for over-sized flannels, trying to plan an apple picking trip with 10 ...
To Be Honest,
A Little Something Different,
back to school
5 Truths About Working in Publishing That May Surprise You
On July 1st, an icon designer named Louie Mantia tweeted out a question: "What‘s something that seems obvious within your profession, but the general public seems to misunderstand?"TWITTER. BLEW. UP.Initially, I wished this thread was around 5-10 years ago during my food service days so I could say: Hey! Did you know that when we close at ...
behind the scenes,