2018 Releases, Best of 2018, Recommendations

The Best of 2018 (So Far)

We're at that point where we're starting to see the "Best of the Year So Far" lists and, well, the ones I have seen so far have lacked my favorites. For this list, I'm going to be talking about all of the incredible books I feel have been overlooked so far this year.

An As(sort)ment of Books

An As(Sort)ment of Books: 2018 So Far

Sorting books into Hogwarts houses is super fun. So I figured, why not make a post about it. The books featured in this post are 2018 releases that I have read. I excluded sequels (though companions are included) and a few I couldn't make choices about. Enjoy! Black Wings Beating by Alex London Release: October… Continue reading An As(Sort)ment of Books: 2018 So Far

2018 Releases, YA to Z

YA to Z: January-March 2018

Hi friends! Welcome to the inaugural edition of YA to Z, a new feature where I share books I'm excited about that release during a certain period of time (in this case, featuring YA releases from January-March of this year) Heart of Iron by Ashley Poston Release Date: February 27th Seventeen-year-old Ana is a scoundrel… Continue reading YA to Z: January-March 2018

2017 Releases, Best of 2017, I'm Gonna Rec It, Recommendations

The Bookstellars’ Guide to the Best YA of 2017

Hello friends and welcome to our best of 2017 list! We are three booksellers who love YA (Allison, Rachel, and Shauna) and weren't entirely satisfied by many of the best of lists we had been seeing. SO we decided to make our own! Here are 51 of our favorites 🙂 The first 13 listed below… Continue reading The Bookstellars’ Guide to the Best YA of 2017

2017 Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 Releases, Backlist, Recommendations

Day 3: Freaks, Geeks, & Fandom Chic

I remember telling one of my library teens that "geek" was not a great insult at this point because it's actually super cool to be a geek. I mean, Jason Segel was on Freaks and Geeks and is now a YA author! Whether its love for a beloved TV show, making a webseries based off… Continue reading Day 3: Freaks, Geeks, & Fandom Chic