Keep Me Posted!

Sign me up for the latest news from Penguin Teen, including new books, special offers, and promotions.

The Frankly in Love book trailer is here and it is EVERYTHING

SHARE

It’s no secret that the hype for David Yoon’s debut Frankly in Love is REAL. From the cutest cover ever to author Marie Lu dubbing it “a classic in the making”, Frankly in Love is going to set up camp in your book-loving heart and live there forever.

In case you somehow haven’t heard of it yet, Frankly in Love = Two friends. One fake dating scheme. What could possibly go wrong?

Basically, our favorite book trailer in the history of book trailers is here and we have to show you. Scroll down to watch!

 

HOW CUTE IS THIS TRAILER?

 

Question 1: Omg what is this catchy song in the trailer?

Answer: Hard to Love AamityMae (ft. Stevie Brock)!

 

Question 2: Are the rumors true? Will the first printing have blue sprayed edges?!

Answer: YES!

 

Question 3: Is there a pre-order receipt upload option?

Answer: YUP! And if you upload your pre-order receipt before 8/9/19, you’ll receive the Frankly in Love with Books enamel pin AND be automatically entered for the chance to win an exclusive Frankly in Love tote! For entry and rules, click here!

 

About the book: 

Frank Li has two names. There’s Frank Li, his American name. Then there’s Sung-Min Li, his Korean name. No one uses his Korean name, not even his parents. Frank barely speaks any Korean. He was born and raised in Southern California.
Even so, his parents still expect him to end up with a nice Korean girl–which is a problem, since Frank is finally dating the girl of his dreams: Brit Means. Brit, who is funny and nerdy just like him. Brit, who makes him laugh like no one else. Brit . . . who is white.

As Frank falls in love for the very first time, he’s forced to confront the fact that while his parents sacrificed everything to raise him in the land of opportunity, their traditional expectations don’t leave a lot of room for him to be a regular American teen. Desperate to be with Brit without his parents finding out, Frank turns to family friend Joy Song, who is in a similar bind. Together, they come up with a plan to help each other and keep their parents off their backs. Frank thinks he’s found the solution to all his problems, but when life throws him a curveball, he’s left wondering whether he ever really knew anything about love—or himself—at all.

In this moving novel, debut author David Yoon takes on the question of who am I? with a result that is humorous, heartfelt, and ultimately unforgettable.

 

 

 

Have you pre-ordered yet?! Pre-order here! 

And make sure to get in on the special early pre-order offer! Until 8/9, if you upload your pre-order receipt, you’ll receive the Frankly in Love with Books enamel pin AND be automatically entered for the chance to win an exclusive Frankly in Love tote! For entry and rules, click here!

#WhatsTrending

15 Must-Reads Before the End of 2019

We know it’s only August, but tbh 2019 has been flying by and we penguins just want to make sure you don’t miss out on these top 15 reads to grab before the end of 2019!   I Know You Remember by Jennifer Donaldson This is the perfect suspenseful, October read. Jennifer Donaldson’s new twisty … Continued
See More

COVER REVEAL: Girls Save the World in This One

It’s time to reveal the stunning cover of Ash Parson’s upcoming YA novel Girls Save the World in This One! And not just that…WE HAVE AN EXCERPT! Shaun of the Dead meets Clueless in this hilarious YA horror comedy set at a local zombie convention–featuring a teenage girl gang that has to save the world from a horde of actual zombies. … Continued
See More

3 Books to help you recover from Stranger Things season 3

Okay, first of all: STRANGER THINGS SEASON 3 SPOILER ALERT. There are SPOILERS ahead.   Got it? Yes? Okay, here we go.     Hopper deserved better. So did Alexei. Oh, and Billy? We see you too, Billy. Maybe take a moment and cry it out before reading on, but in honor of the (literally) … Continued
See More

Debuts you DON’T want to miss this fall

Oh, summer, we are sad to see you go… But not that sad because we are so SO excited for all the books fall is bringing! And if you didn’t know, that includes some of the biggest, highly-anticipated debuts. It all starts in September, and we’ve made you a cheat sheet for all the amazing debuts … Continued
See More

14 people who weren’t prepared for the Frankly in Love trailer

ICYMI the Frankly in Love trailer just dropped and it is AMAZING. Rotating sets? Check. All the love story gone wrong feels? Check. Dreamy Frank? CHECK. Watch the trailer below if you missed it! But in other news, the internet most certainly did not miss it. The internet is most certainly crazy over it.   From Twitter, … Continued
See More

9 Books to Read if You Love The Handmaid’s Tale

If you’re like us, you’re completely obsessed with Hulu’s adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale. If you need your dystopian fix, these dystopian novels are just the thing! #BlessUp   The Virtue of Sin by Shannon Schuren Rules. Secrets. Manipulation. This book takes place in a present-day cult and it’s chilling. Miriam lives in New Jerusalem, a haven in … Continued
See More

Go behind the scenes of FRANKLY IN LOVE with Penguin Teen!

So, in case you (somehow???) missed it, the trailer for David Yoon’s debut novel Frankly in Love is here and we are all IN LOVE WITH HOW CUTE IT IS. Check out the trailer below in case you haven’t seen it yet! Okay, but aside from that ADORABLENESS, Penguin Teen went behind the scenes during the filming, and … Continued
See More

Everything you need to know about Frankly in Love

David Yoon’s debut novel Frankly in Love is hitting shelves in LESS THAN TWO MONTHS! September 10th, 2019 is bringing us the contemporary of the year and we need to talk about it. Also, mark those TBRs asap. This is the book that left a bunch of us penguins in happy tears and itching to re-read it. We. Are. OBSESSED. … Continued
See More

9 Books to Help You Recover from Veronica Mars Season 4

THIS IS A SPOILER ALERT. VERONICA MARS SEASON 4 SPOILERS BELOW. BE WARNED. SPOILERS.  We’re absolutely not over what happened at the end of Veronica Mars season 4. Honestly, we’re never going to be over what happened at the end of season 4. We’re going to weep every single time we hear “I Hear the … Continued
See More

The 7 Best Alien YA Books to Read on Your Road Trip to Area 51

Trying to see them aliens? Fear not—we have you covered. We’re recommending seven of the best alien-focused YA books to pack for your road trip to Area 51. (Please note, we cannot be held responsible if any books start glowing mysteriously once they’re in your backpack.) When the Sky Fell on Splendor by Emily Henry … Continued
See More
BACK TO TOP