Tochi Onyebuchi holds a B.A. from Yale, an MFA in Screenwriting from Tisch, a Masters degree in Global Economic Law from L’institut d’études politiques, and a J.D. from Columbia Law School. His writing has appeared in Asimov’s and Ideomancer, among other places. Tochi resides in Connecticut where he works in the tech industry and is currently writing the epic sequel to Beasts Made of Night.
Cast Your Vote for the Best Bookish Moments of 2019!
2019 has been a FULL of heart-stopping moments in the book world. Frank stole our hearts in Frankly in Love. The plot twist at the end of The Beautiful left us SCREAMING. Ruta Sepetys made us sob with yet another masterpiece, The Fountains of Silence. This is Penguin Teen: Best Bookish Moments of 2019, and the vote is up to YOU! Meet … ContinuedSee More
5 reasons why James thinks YOU should read War Girls!
Hello again, fellow YA fans! James from Penguin Teen here. We’re well into October, which means it’s time for another Book Haul for our James & Joy Book Club! Watch our October Book Haul here, if you haven’t already: War Girls by Tochi Onyebuchi is ON SHELVES NOW! And since I’ve selected it as … ContinuedSee More
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Our book recs for the main characters of ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’
Episode IX is upon is… which means the Skywalker saga is about to reach its end. But stories (and books!) live forever, and we’d like to think that the main characters of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker can find some time to sit down and read. When they do, here are the books that … ContinuedSee More
Rosaria Munda’s Fantasy Book Recs!
Fireborne is Rosaria Munda’s thrilling fantasy debut. In case you’re new to this Game of Thrones meets Harry Potter fantasy you’ve always needed in your life story, here’s a bit about the book! About Fireborne: Annie and Lee were just children when a brutal revolution changed their world, giving everyone—even the lowborn—a chance to test into the governing … ContinuedSee More
Every book hitting shelves in October!
October is nearly here and it is a VERY good month for books. 10/1: The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys – From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Salt to the Sea and Between Shades of Gray comes a gripping, extraordinary portrait of love, silence, and secrets under a Spanish dictatorship. 10/1: Smoke in the Sun by Renée Ahdieh – The highly … ContinuedSee More
Catch Penguin Teen at YALLFest 2019!
We’re getting ready to cruise on over to Charleston, SC for YALLFest 2019! Check out what we’ve got going on, and make sure to come by the booth and say hi! Can’t make it to YALLFest? Make sure you’re following along on our Instagram and Twitter @penguinteen! FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8 4:00pm RED CARPET … ContinuedSee More
Read an excerpt of WAR GIRLS
Tochi Onyebuchi’s newest heart-stopping novel WAR GIRLS is getting ready to hit shelves next month! But since that feels like forever, we’re sharing an excerpt today. Scroll down to read the first chapter! Chapter 1 Southeastern Nigeria, April 2172 The first thing Onyii does every morning is take off her arm. Other War Girls have gotten used … ContinuedSee More
5 books to read while waiting for Children of Virtue and Vengeance
If you’re a YA fantasy fan like we are, then you’ll know that the Children of Blood and Bone phenomenon is set to continue this December with its much anticipated sequel, Children of Virtue and Vengeance. Sequels are always a waiting game, and what better way to pass the time than by diving into another … ContinuedSee More
Catch Penguin Teen at NYCC 2019!
We’re getting ready for all things New York Comic Con! Check out what we’ve got going on, and make sure to come by the booth and say hi! Can’t make it to NYCC? Make sure you’re following along on our Instagram and Twitter @penguinteen! *Make Penguin your first stop! A limited number of tickets … ContinuedSee More