Interning at a Literary Agency

The Lowdown: This summer, I worked as an intern for a literary agency. So basically, I spent the whole summer reading, writing, and editing. And it was awesome.   Highlights: Working for some stellar agents and chatting with them about the publishing world...

YA Trends: 2016

I am so excited. Why? It’s finally 2016 (or fourteen days into it, if you want to be that way), which means all those books I was waiting for in 2015 are finally coming out this year. Except the final Penderwicks book. I just know I’ll be waiting until...

Most Anticipated Reads of 2015

I love new books. I know there’s a lot to be said for that old book smell, that crinkly feel of worn pages—but I am an absolute sucker for a brand new book. A just-been-published, hard-cover-only, brand-spanking-new book. Here are some of my most anticipated YA reads...