Natalie C. Anderson is an American writer and international development professional living in Geneva, Switzerland. She has spent the last decade working with nongovernmental organizations (NGOs)and the United Nations on refugee relief and development, mainly in Africa. She was selected as the 2014–2015 Associates of the Boston Public Library Children’s Writer-in-Residence, where she wrote her debut novel, City of Saints and Thieves.
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11 Books to Read BEFORE They Become Movies
You know how it goes: a trailer drops for a movie based on a book and then suddenly everybody’s reading it. Don’t you love being the person who gets to say, “Yeah, I read that forever ago, it was awesome. Glad you’re finally catching up.” We definitely do! Here are 11 books that are making their … ContinuedSee More
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13 YA Heroines Who Are #Iconic
We love a book where we’re not only rooting for the strong female character, but where we’re seriously holding ourselves back from screaming YAAAAAS while reading in a public place. These heroines come in all shapes and sizes, and appear in fantasy, sci-fi, contemporary, you name it. We’ve rounded up our top 13 heroines who give us … ContinuedSee More
Can You Find the Hidden Emojis in These Book Covers?
Test your eyesight by trying to find the emojis hidden in each of these book covers! They say don’t judge a book by its cover, but…if you were intrigued by any of these covers you can read more about each book below! Traitor to the Throne by Alwyn Hamilton The Valiant by Lesley Livingston The Outsiders … ContinuedSee More
10 Fierce Ladies Who Prove That Women are the Ultimate Warriors
Here at Penguin Teen, we are constantly inspired by all of the badass ladies that we love to read about. From the deserts of Miraji to the arenas of ancient Rome; the streets of futuristic America to the skies of outer space, we have a whole host of fierce women to choose from when we want … ContinuedSee More
Everything Going On Sale in January 2017!
Happy New Year! 2016 is (finally) coming to an end, and we’re so happy to welcome in 2017 with a month-long celebration of fantastic new releases! Whether you’re looking for a thrill ride, ready to dive into a sci-fi world, or in the mood for some contemporary fiction, we are here to help you out. … ContinuedSee More
A New Way to Binge: 12 of Our Favorite Standalone Novels to Read
We love finding that perfect series, the one where you want to read every single book. But often times, waiting for the next book has got us like What to do in the meantime? Binge our list of awesome standalone novels, that’s what! These books will have you turning the pages so fast that you’ll … ContinuedSee More
5 Ways to Protect Your Book From Thieves
Protect yo shelf, my friends. Your books are your most prized possessions, and therefore they deserve the utmost protection. We were inspired to craft this list of anti-thievery tips after meeting Tina, aka the Tiny, the top-notch thief in City of Saints & Thieves by Natalie C. Anderson. Because if you want to protect yourself … ContinuedSee More
6 Books That Will Give You an Adrenaline Overdose
It may be spring, but warm weather still seems like a pipe dream. During that *omg it’s still winter in March* slump, it’s easy to fall into a bit of a funk. To help you out, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite adrenaline-boosting books to snap you out of it. Hello, fight-or-flight! Survive the Night by Danielle … ContinuedSee More