Discussion: What Counts as a “Spoiler” in Book Reviews?

Though the bookish community has been a lot better about traversing the thin line between spoilers and non-spoilers, it still happens on occasion. I've read/watched reviews multiple times in the past that have contained huge pieces of the book's plot, but was not marked as a spoiler. It got me thinking: what counts as a…

Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

"Because if this is to be my fate, I'm going to walk boldly into it on my own two feet." Each year, eight beautiful girls are chosen as Paper Girls to serve the king. It's the highest honor they could hope for...and the most demeaning. This year, there's a ninth. And instead of paper, she's…

I Have an Announcement to Make!

Hi all! Super short but EXCITING post for this week's Thursday blog. Basically...I've been keeping secrets. A secret. To quote a majestic Taylor Swift: are you ready for it? October 15th, I was contacted by someone at Penguin Teen to become a #PenguinTeenPartner!! I was FLOORED when I received this email! I wish you all…

Review: Gemina by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

“And now, born from the ashes, she’s a warrior in bloodied black.” Moving to a space station at the edge of the galaxy was always going to be the death of Hanna’s social life. Nobody said it might actually get her killed. The sci-fi saga that began with the breakout bestseller Illuminae continues on board the Jump…