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January 14, 2016
What We're Reading: Swoon Staffers
IT'S COLD. Winter took its sweet time hitting up New York, which means it'll probably stay 'til June...
September 4, 2015
I used to have this recurring nightmare when I was a kid where I was stuck in my parents garage...
August 19, 2015
Here’s Your Chance to Win an Advance Copy to Add to Your To-Read List!
Hello Swoon Readers, We are slogging through the Dog Days of Summer here in NYC. It’s hot and humid...
August 17, 2015
Favorite Road Trip Books for Summertime Adventure
With Paper Towns in theaters and as the end of summer approaches, I’m feeling restless. Paper Towns – which is...
August 7, 2015
Swoon Staffers: Favorite Love Confessions
The title of Karole Cozzo‘s How to Say I Love You Out Loud says it all. It’s a...
August 5, 2015
Diversity Writing Toolkit
There’s a diversity gap in the books being published, the films being made, and in other media. And that...
July 29, 2015
Bad Boys vs. Just Jerks
We need to talk about boys. But first, we need to talk about bees. Yes, bees. Firstly, because it allows...
July 23, 2015
If YA Novels Happened In Real Life: Volume III
It’s a series! Back by popular demand! Just like Veronica Mars, or that Poppy Montgomery show Unforgettable! Either that...
July 22, 2015
Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby: Part Deux
Hello Swoon Readers! So you might not know this about me, but aside from working in publishing, I’m a...
July 13, 2015
Swoonworthy Summer Reads
Enjoying some sun and sand (and a good book) down at the Jersey Shore! #SummerOfSwoon One of the things I...
July 10, 2015
The Top Six Hottest YA Summer Jobs
It’s summertime Swooners, and you know what that means: Time for a summer crush. Crowdsourced from several Swoon Staffers...
June 24, 2015
Bibliophile Party Ideas
Swooners: school is out and summer is upon us! Time for pool parties, vacations, and… books! What better time to...
June 22, 2015
That Time I Met Rainbow Rowell and My Brain Melted A Little
So a few weeks ago, I ended up in the same room as Rainbow Rowell, actually twice in as many...
June 19, 2015
Bookish Essentials for Your Summer Vacation
Summer has hit New York in full force, and all of us here in the Swoon Reads HQ are daydreaming...
June 15, 2015
Shipping Wars: OTPs, NoTPs, and Everything In Between
Tell me if you’ve ever had this thought while reading a book or watching a TV show/movie: “These...
June 10, 2015
Favorite Reads for a Summer of Romance
I think most bookish people have what I like to call seasonal reads: books they return to depending on the...
June 8, 2015
To Read or Not to Read: BIRD BY BIRD by Anne Lamott
As part of my continuing quest to read all of the writing books in my TBR stack, I read a...
June 5, 2015
If YA Novels Happened In Real Life: Volume II
It’s a series! Back by popular demand! Just like Veronica Mars, or that Poppy Montgomery show Unforgettable! (Either that...
June 3, 2015
The Ultimate YA Love Story Revealed!
There were a lot of close calls and fights to the finish, but you did it, Swooners! You created the...
May 27, 2015
Help Us Build the Ultimate YA Love Story: Final Round!
The time has come, Swooners! It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for! After two weeks of close...
May 20, 2015
Help Us Build the Ultimate YA Love Story: Round 2!
Our first round was fraught with stunning defeats and photo finishes! In the “Protagonist” category, the character developing strange new...