- The Ender’s Game film is running a sweepstakes with ICEE to win an Astronaut Experience.
- Willem Dafoe joins the cast of The Fault In Our Stars film adaptation as Peter Van Houten.
- New Adult author Victoria H. Smith discusses ‘Writing People Of Color In NA Fiction’
- An infographic from Tina Kugler illustrates the surprising percentage of POC in children’s book
- Bestselling thriller author David Baldacci, is set to publish a YA Fantasy series
- 2015 is going to be an awesome year for books ! Including a multi POV pre-apocalyptic novel, Apocalypse, Already. Breaking Sky, a dystopian set during WWIII about a female fighter pilot. Plus the third book in A.G Howards’s retelling of Alice and Wonderland, Ensnare. (via Publisher’s Weekly Rights Report andfuckyearhyoungadultlit.tumblr.com)
On The Web
- Author Jessica Khoury looks atDark vs. Pale Beauties in YA Fiction. It’s not what you think
- Meg Medina discusses how the title of her book ( Yaqui Delgado Wants To Kick Your Ass) played a part in her experience being uninvited to a school
- This isn’t the first time Jay Asher has found people getting inked with poems and symbols from 13 Reasons Why.
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Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray