Ransom Riggs is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children novels. Riggs was born on a farm in Maryland and grew up in southern Florida. He studied literature at Kenyon College and film at the University of Southern California. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, bestselling author Tahereh Mafi, and their family.
2020 YA Preview!
Hello and WELCOME to the 2020 YA preview! We’re talking all early info on upcoming 2020 books we cannot WAIT to read and all the amazing books out so far this year! All the Days Past, All the Days to Come by Mildred D. Taylor – January 7, 2020 The saga of the Logan family–made … ContinuedSee More
We asked readers to send in their favorite quotes from books. Here’s what they said…
We asked readers to send in their favorite quotes from books. Here’s what they said! “Some infinities are bigger than other infinities” – John Green, The Fault in Our Stars “It isn’t what we say or think that defines us, but what we do.” – Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility “Once there was, … ContinuedSee More
6 books to read with your extra day this Leap Year!
Congrats! It’s a Leap Year and that means you have been granted a whole extra day of February to read to your heart’s content. Yes, yes, we know it can be confusing when the calendar changes on you like this, so here are some twisty timeline books we recommend for it! As Many Nows … ContinuedSee More
YALLStayHome with Penguin Teen!
We are SO ready for the virtual #YALLStayHome festival and all the giveaways, panels, and fun it entails! Scroll down to see what’s happening at the Penguin Teen virtual booth this weekend. SATURDAY, 4/25 GIVEAWAYS REC-A-READS GIVEAWAY Enter for a chance to win an E-ARC of one of six hotly anticipated 2020 … ContinuedSee More
7 Book squads that will be there for you if you’re missing yours right now
If you’re feeling a bit secluded at the moment, here are 7 of our favorite squads from books to keep you company! 1. Seafire by Natalie C. Parker One squad that you can bet will always be there is Caledonia and her fearless crew aboard the Mors Navis in Seafire. You just can’t help but feel like you’re riding the … ContinuedSee More
Why THE CONFERENCE OF THE BIRDS needs to be on your shelf NOW
Hey book friends! It’s James from Penguin Teen, and I’m back to share why I picked The Conference of the Birds as my book of the month for January! Here’s our book haul for this month, in case you haven’t had a chance to watch it yet: Where are my Peregrine fans at? This … ContinuedSee More
A Fantasy Reader’s Guide to 2020
Welcome to your guide to all the awesome fantasy reads that have hit shelves thus far and which ones to keep a close eye out for later this year! The Queen’s Assassin by Melissa de la Cruz Caledon Holt is the kingdom’s deadliest weapon. No one alive can best him in speed, strength, or … ContinuedSee More
Every cover we’re OBSESSED with this year so far
2020 is dropping some INCREDIBLE reads. And incredible reads deserve incredible covers. So, we’re sharing some of our favs! Scroll down for some serious book cover eye candy. The Conference of the Birds by Ransom Riggs. There Ransom Riggs goes again. Baffling us all with his ability to find the absolute best vintage photos … ContinuedSee More
What to know about the BookCon Read-A-Thon
The first-ever BookCon Read-A-Thon online is happening. Make sure you tune in this Saturday, April 11th to see some of YA’s most beloved authors do readings, panels, and more. Join the virtual event here and scroll down to see the Penguin Teen lineup! 2:30pm-2:45pm Marie Lu, The Kingdom of Back Two siblings. Two brilliant talents. But only … ContinuedSee More
Catch Penguin Teen at NTTBF 2020!
This weekend we’re heading to Texas for NTTBF 2020! Check out what we’ve got going on this weekend, and make sure to come by the booth and say hi! Can’t make it to North Texas Teen Book Festival? Make sure you’re following along on our Instagram and Twitter at @penguinteen! 10:30am Jo & Laurie … ContinuedSee More