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Teen Literature

The Amazing Epiphany I Had In The 'Teen' Section Of My Bookstore

Jackson Barnett | Posted 03.22.2014 | Teen
Jackson Barnett

An astronomer, Carl Sagan, once said: "One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time." I think he's right.

My 5 Favorite Books I Was Forced To Read In School

Luis Ruuska | Posted 04.21.2013 | Teen
Luis Ruuska

Do you agree with this high school senior's list?

When Dystopian Fiction Becomes Reality

Theo Lawrence | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Theo Lawrence

There is no denying it: Hurricane Sandy is one of the biggest disasters that we as Americans have ever had to face. This past week, I've watched as friends, family, and fellow residents of the Tri-State area lost their lights, their homes, and even their lives.

What's Wrong With Reading?

| Posted 09.19.2012 | Teen

This is a teen-written article from our friends at Youth Communication, a nonprofit organization that helps marginalized youth develop their full pote...

Does It Have To Be Pink?: Book Covers For Girls

The Guardian | Imogen Russell Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Earlier this year Meg Rosoff expressed a desire to let loose with an illegal firearm, goaded by the "aggressive pinkness" of the upcoming Queen of Tee...

The New Vampires: 9 Possible Future Crazes In Teen Lit (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Vampires are having a great run in books, especially teen literature, and publishers are looking not only for the next Stephenie Meyer and "Twilight,"...

Angels May Replace Vampires As New Trend In Teen Lit

The Guardian | Vanessa Thorpe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"Angels are all around us," reads the publisher's blurb for Angel, the first of a British trilogy of books for teenagers. "Their beauty is intoxicatin...