TPC Interview with Tavi Gevinson!

TPC Interview with Tavi Gevinson!

The Teen Press Corps had an amazing opportunity to sit down and interview the young and talented Tavi Gevinson of Rookie Yearbook. Rookie is an online magazine for teen girls about fashion, growing up, interviews with special guests, and other cool stuff geared towards young women. Teen Press Corps: What inspired you to write for … Continue reading

Teens Read Comic Books, Too!

Teens Read Comic Books, Too!

The annual Comic-Con International took place earlier this month in San Diego. You’re either too busy to read this because you’re still reveling in the glory of geek-topia, or, like me, you’re wishing you were able to have been there. In the spirit of Comic-Con, here’s a list of awesome comic books and graphic novels … Continue reading

THE FIXER: An Epic Thriller

THE FIXER: An Epic Thriller

  Title: The Fixer Author: Jennifer Lynn Barnes Release Date: 07/7/2015 Reviewed by: Emily I love Jennifer Lynn Barnes’ novels, and I love political thrillers. The combination of the two is epic. I wish I could be friends with Tess in real life. She carries the world on her shoulders — balancing high school, an … Continue reading

PROOF OF FOREVER: A Beautiful Story of Friendship

PROOF OF FOREVER: A Beautiful Story of Friendship

Title: Proof Of Forever Author: Lexa Hillyer Release Date: 06/2/2015 Reviewed by: Willa  I’m going to admit this upfront: I didn’t have high hopes for Proof of Forever, mainly because of my negative experience with some other summer camp books that I didn’t connect with. However. Proof of Forever is far more than a summer camp book. … Continue reading

MORE HAPPY THAN NOT: Everyone Must Read This!

MORE HAPPY THAN NOT: Everyone Must Read This!

  Title: More Happy Than Not   Author: Adam Silvera Release Date: 06/2/2015 Reviewed by: Emily The Leteo Institute’s revolutionary memory-relief procedure seems too good to be true to Aaron Soto — miracle cure-alls don’t tend to pop up in the Bronx projects. But Aaron can’t forget how he’s grown up poor or how his friends … Continue reading

Upcoming YA Events In July!

Upcoming YA Events In July!

Monday, July 13 at 7PM Bestselling Author & Golden Globe-Winning Actor CHRIS COLFER speaking & signing The Land of Stories Book 4: Beyond the Kingdoms We’re thrilled to welcome award-winning actor and blockbuster children’s author Chris Colfer to BookPeople with the fourth book in his Land of Stories series! Join us tonight as Chris talks … Continue reading

Let’s Go on a Road Trip!

Let’s Go on a Road Trip!

What makes a road trip so special, you say? Well, there’s beautiful scenery and family time, but a road trip can also be memorable if you have that perfect book to keep you company during ride. Buckle-up! The Teen Press Corps has your back and recommends some great books that are road trip fun!   … Continue reading

Recent YA Releases! 7/9/15

Recent YA Releases! 7/9/15

In the past few weeks, we’ve gotten so many great new YA books. Most of them are fiction and fantasy, but there is also a smattering of graphic novels and nonfiction. Click on each title to find out more about these hot off the presses books! You and Me and Him by Kris Dinnison Forever … Continue reading

SWEET: Will Leave You Begging for More

SWEET: Will Leave You Begging for More

Title: Sweet Author: Emmy Laybourne Release Date: 06/2/2015 Reviewed by: Sofia Buy Solu! Eat Solu! Live Solu! Solu is the number one way to shrink fat cells and can cause any overweight, underweight, average joe to become model thin in just a few doses a day. Sweet by Emmy Laybourne  follows the lives of two … Continue reading