Top Five Wednesday

5 YA Trends We All Want to See Fall Off the Face of the Earth (Or Maybe Just the Publishing Industry)

            The umbrella of young adult books is one constantly expanding and evolving, for better or worse. Five years in YA really is like twenty in any other demographic. And with that territory comes the constant ebbing and flowing of certain tropes (though a few remain infamously timeless). Had I… Continue reading 5 YA Trends We All Want to See Fall Off the Face of the Earth (Or Maybe Just the Publishing Industry)

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Top 5 Wednesday- YA Books with a Polarizing Consensus

The book blogging community is known to be an opinionated bunch (just one reason I love it so much), and with that  territory comes some pretty polarizing reviews. You know what I’m talking about; the reader in question either sang the book highest praises or had nothing positive at all to say. Personally those are… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday- YA Books with a Polarizing Consensus

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5 Young Adult Publishing Houses Guaranteed to Produce Your Next Favorite Book

Top 5 Wednesday (check it out here!) focuses a lot on dustjackets and synopsis and everything that gets a book into your hands. However they’ve never done a topic before discussing the industry itself, aka our favorite publishing houses. And they’re pretty important too! So in an effort to discover where I’m most likely to… Continue reading 5 Young Adult Publishing Houses Guaranteed to Produce Your Next Favorite Book

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Top 5 Wednesday- Villains That Make This YA Readers Heart Thump

If you’ve seen any of my posts, you’d know I take great enjoyment in reading well written villains. When their characterization is fully fleshed out, no other character can match them. And authors who recognize that deserve a post devoted solely to them…or the stellar antagonists they’ve created. So this Top 5 Wednesday let’s discuss… Continue reading Top 5 Wednesday- Villains That Make This YA Readers Heart Thump