Zan Romanoff was born in Los Angeles and raised in its private schools. She is the author of the novels A Song to Take the World Apart and Grace and the Fever. Her nonfiction has appeared in BuzzFeed, Elle, GQ, LitHub, The Los Angeles Times, The New Republic, and The Washington Post, among others. Zan lives, writes, and watches a lot of reality television in LA.
Taylor Swift’s FOLKLORE is here, and so is your ultimate book match!
Taylor Swift dropped her new album Folklore last night and not to be dramatic but we’ve had this cottagecore goodness on repeat ever since. And we have been working fast to get you your ULTIMATE Folklore book match! Track: The No 1 Book Match: Lovely War “But it would have been fun, if you would … ContinuedSee More
Excerpt Alert: LOOK
Start reading LOOK by Zan Romanoff! Meet Lulu. There are three things Lulu Shapiro’s 5,000 Flash followers don’t know about her: • That the video of her with another girl was never supposed to go public. • That Owen definitely wasn’t supposed to break up with her because of it. • That behind the carefully crafted selfies and scenes … ContinuedSee More
#ReadPrideAndBeyond with these books!
This Pride Month, we’re celebrating with books that highlight extraordinary LGBTQ+ stories. Funny, heartbreaking, suspenseful, romantic – there’s a little something for everyone on this list, so scroll down on for some of our favorites and #ReadPrideAndBeyond all year long! Plus, don’t forget to enter our sweeps to win a stack! Click here to enter our #ReadPrideAndBeyond … ContinuedSee More
Every Book Hitting Shelves in March!
March is making the rest of 2020 BLUSH with how amazing it is. Ready your shelves. Prepare your TBR. LET’S GO! 3/3: The Kingdom of Back by Marie Lu – Two siblings. Two brilliant talents. But only one Mozart. Born with a gift for music, Nannerl Mozart has just one wish–to be remembered forever. And as Nannerl’s hope of … 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
15 Books to read, swoon, repeat all month long
Whether you’re making plans with a special someone or already asked Netflix to be your Valentine, love is in the air! So, here are 11 books that will have you swooning with the season! The Queen’s Assassin by Melissa de la Cruz Caledon Holt is the kingdom’s deadliest weapon. No one alive can best … ContinuedSee More
LOOK by Zan Romanoff is about what you present vs. who you really are, about real intimacy and manufactured intimacy and the blurring of that line. It’s a deceptively glamorous, feminist, utterly compelling, queer coming-of-age novel about falling in love and taking ownership of your own self–your whole self–in the age of social media. It got us … ContinuedSee More
6 Books to Cuddle Up With
Winter is the best time to be a reader because no one tries to force you to go outside and be “active,” leaving you with plenty of time to cuddle up with a cup of hot cocoa and a good book. Below are a few of our favorites to get all snuggly with, and the … ContinuedSee More