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7 Reviews That Prove You Need SCARLETT EPSTEIN HATES IT HERE In Your Life


We know you’ve been looking for a hilarious, fan-fiction writing, television-obsessed, born-and-bread New Jersey teenager to speak to your soul. Well, we’ve found her: meet Scarlett Epstein. Scarlett Epstein Hates It Here by debut author Anna Breslaw is witty, heart-warming, and has us giggling overtime. It turns out readers are loving it too: Read on for our 7 favorite reviews that prove you need some Scarlett Epstein in your life:


“This is the funniest YA book I’ve read in years. YEARS. I couldn’t stop laughing throughout the entire book.” –Wendy Darling on Goodreads


I mean, this says it all. Scarlett is our hero too!


“…the most authentic portrayal of teen life I’ve ever read, and heartwarming, subtle themes.” –Rachel from A Perfection Called Books



YAASSS. Scarlett just gets us.


“5/5 stars, hilarious. strong. witty.” –Kelsey of The Page Turner

scarlet4Hilarious? Check. Honest? Check. Recommended? CHECK.


“Be still my heart.” –BethReads on Twitter


You need this book. Enough said.


“…incisively witty YA” –Katherine on Twitter


Never fear, Scarlett Epstein is here with the best medicine: snark.


“It’s seriously HILARIOUS” –Lisa on Instagram


So glad you’re enjoying Scarlett Epstein! We’re enjoying this basket + color scheme and how it makes us want to read in a field of flowers. Brb.


“…all I want to do is go home and finish reading” –Emily on Twitter

scarlet8I mean. Same. Same.



Ready to start reading? Read the first chapters of Scarlett Epstein Hates it Here! 

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Best of Bookstagram: THE KINGDOM OF BACK

You’ve probably noticed one of the most gorgeous covers of 2020 rolling around bookstagram, and we couldn’t help but round some of our favorites up to share! Marie Lu’s The Kingdom of Back follows the untold story of Nannerl Mozart. Born with a gift for music, Nannerl Mozart has just one wish–to be remembered forever. But … Continued
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What to read while desperately waiting for P.S. I Still Love You

The first look photos for P.S. I Still Love You on Netflix are in and WE HAVE A LOT OF FEELINGS.   P.S. I Still Love You first looks…are y’all ready?! — Jenny Han (@jennyhan) December 12, 2019 More Lara Jean? First love? Friends to lovers? We need it. But waiting is hard, … Continued
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Readers who are LOVING The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys!

The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys is quickly becoming a 2019 favorite, and it’s pretty easy to see why.   From this heartfelt review     to this extremely relatable tweet 37 pgs into #thefountainsofsilence and like the rest of @RutaSepetys books, it is amazing. I would read the back of shampoo bottles if she … Continued
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COVER REVEAL: We Walked the Sky Paperback Cover!

We Walked the Sky by Lisa Fiedler has a new cover and it’s pretty hard to take your eyes off it 👀 Check out the new paperback cover below!     New to We Walked the Sky? Here’s a bit about the book!   In 1965 seventeen-year-old Victoria, having just escaped an unstable home, flees to the ultimate … Continued
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Best of #Bookstagram: Juliet Takes a Breath

Welcome back to Best of #Bookstagram! This week, we’re sharing our favorite photos that we’ve seen lately of Gabby Rivera’s Juilet Takes a Breath, the story of Juliet learning what it means to come out–to the world, to her family, and to herself.   From this simple beauty, View this post on Instagram A post shared by Allison … Continued
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Quotes from Frankly in Love we’re frankly in love with

Frankly in Love is quickly making its way onto the instant YA classics list, and one of our favorite things about it is that it’s one of those books with The Quotes. The ones you want to pluck out and either hang on a wall or sew on a pillow. Either way, we love these lines and … Continued
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People who are sooo not prepared for THE CONFERENCE OF THE BIRDS

The Conference of the Birds, aka the fifth installment in Ransom Riggs’s Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Series, is getting ready to bless our shelves and we cannot WAIT. A Map of Days left us reeling with MANY questions, and they’re all getting answered this Tuesday! But first, here are just a few fans who are not … Continued
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Welcome back to #FridayReads! This week we’re reading All the Days Past, All the Days to Come by Mildred D. Taylor. The saga of the Logan family–made famous in the Newbery Medal-winning Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry–concludes in a long-awaited and deeply fulfilling story. Scroll down to read the excerpt! Moe and Henry were waiting for us … Continued
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Excerpt Alert: The Last Confession of Autumn Casterly

Happy #FridayReads! This week, we’re reading The Last Confession of Autumn Casterly by Meredith Tate, perfect for fans of If I Stay and One of Us is Lying. Read the excerpt below! Autumn On a scale of one to ten, my desire to talk to the cops who’ve spent the last twenty minutes digging through my locker is a raging neg-ative … Continued
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A definitive list of YA books for Scorpios

It’s Scorpio season so we made a list of books that will hopefully distract all the Scorpios from burning the world down (written by a Scorpio.)   Rules for Vanishing by Kate Alice Marshall Scorpios are EASILY bored. Like, really, really easily. And when we get bored, we plot. Or hold grudges. That’s why Scorpios should … Continued
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