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Story Behind the Story: Forestborn

A young, orphaned shapeshifter in a world that fears magic must risk everything if she hopes to save her only friend in Elayne Audrey Becker’s Forestborn, first in a new fantasy series with shapeshifters, a magical forest, and a slow-burn romance that will sweep you off your feet. Read on to see how Elayne came to […]


A Tale of Twin Cities: A Tour of Minnesota with Author Naomi Kritzer

Locations both digital and IRL are a vital component of Naomi Kritzer’s CatNet series, which began with 2019’s critically acclaimed Catfishing on CatNet. Now she offers us a deep dive into the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota—locations that she loves, and also the primary setting of the riveting and recently released Chaos on CatNet. […]

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Recreating Favorite Holiday Recipes with Sara Fujimura

Food plays a big role in both of Sara Fujimura’s delightful YA rom-coms, Every Reason We Shouldn’t and Faking Reality. To help us celebrate this festive time of the year, she’s shared two family recipes with us that she’ll be cooking over the holiday season! By Sara Fujimura If you’ve read any of my books, […]


Story Behind the Story: Eventide

October is upon us and there is no better time to treat yourself to an eerie ghost story. Eventide is a haunting Southern Gothic historical fantasy from debut author Sarah Goodman that follows a young woman named Verity Pruitt as she uncovers unsettling secrets from her family’s unearthly past. Read more about Sarah’s inspiration behind […]

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5 YA Books for Foodies

Sara Fujimura, author of Every Reason We Shouldn’t, recommends 5 YA books that every foodie should read!