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Ink Exchange Audio Book Available OnlineA New Concept in Young Adult FictionDead Girls' Dance - Rachel CaineThe Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian - Sherman AlexieI Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone - Stephanie Kuehnert Author Interview with Lauren McLaughlinVampire Academy - Richelle MeadHero by Perry Moore
December 17, 2008

Vampire Academy 4

Richelle Mead, author of the Vampire Academy series has just announced that the fourth book in the series now has an official title. Cue drumroll now… Blood Promise. Stay tuned…

A New Concept in Young Adult Fiction

yaReaders, you must check this out! Best-selling author Patrick Carman has a new book coming out in February 2009 called Skeleton Creek. This is not your average YA novel, however,…

I Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone – Stephanie Kuehnert

Being a novel about sex, drugs, and rock ‘n’ roll, I Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone comes with an explicit content warning, as all good rock ‘n’ roll stories should….

December 16, 2008

Question Time With Rachel Caine

We’re reading Glass Houses by Rachel Caine here at yaReads for our bookclub over on our forum. Much to our surprise (and great pleasure) Rachel stopped by the forum recently…

Hero by Perry Moore

Hero is like a comic book without the pictures. It is the tale of Thom, a young kid that can heal things with the touch of his hands. He wants…

Holiday Charity Auction

This just in, author of the popular Wicked Lovely series, Melissa Marr is donating several pieces of Wicked Lovely inspired jewelery for an online holiday charity auction. The auction starts…

Fantasy Book of the Year

Libba Bray’s A Sweet Far Thing, Scott Westerfeld’s Peeps and Gregory Maguire’s Wicked have all been nominated for the Fantasy Book of the Year in Germany. To vote, click here…

December 15, 2008

Ink Exchange Audio Book Available Online

Melissa Marr’s second novel, Ink Exchange is now available for download online. The audio is narrated by Nick Landrum and has two very big thumbs up from Melissa Marr herself….

December 13, 2008

New Moon Director Addresses Fans

The new director for the New Moon movie, Chris Weitz has written a letter to fans everywhere, pledging to do his absolute best to keep the movie as close to…

December 11, 2008

Vampire Academy – Richelle Mead

The teen vampire genre is enjoying a good run at the moment. It seems every time I walk into a bookstore, a new author has released a vampire novel of…

Speak up about “Speak”

2009 marks the 10th Anniversary of Laurie Halse Anderson’s novel Speak–a book that truly changed the face of Young Adult fiction. In celebration of this event, Penguin Young Readers Group…

December 9, 2008

Author Interview with Lauren McLaughlin

Lauren McLaughlin is no stranger to the world of writing. Before she started writing books, McLaughlin spent her time writing screenplays for a living. Her debut novel, Cycler, hit shelves…

December 8, 2008

Twilight Pre-Screening with Nikki Reed and Edi Gathegi 8/12/08

Last night in Melbourne, The Hub Productions hosted a pre-screening of the Twilight movie, with a question and answer session with Nikki Reed (who plays Rosalie) and Edi Gathegi (the…

December 5, 2008

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian – Sherman Alexie

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian is absolutely, positively, undeniably one of the best books I’ve read for a good long while. If it were possible for a…

December 3, 2008

More Morganville Vampires!

Rachel Caine, author of the popular Morganville Vampire series, has just announced that her publisher has officially bought three more books on top of the six that were initially planned….

December 1, 2008

Dead Girls’ Dance – Rachel Caine

This is the second installment in the Morganville Vampire novels. You can find the review to the first, Glass Houses, here When Claire Danvers went off to college early, she…

Win an Advanced Reading Copy of City of Glass

Want to win an Advanced Reading Copy of Cassandra Clare’s upcoming novel City of Glass? Enter the competition, which closes on Christmas Day. Find details here.