The Most Anticipated December Book Releases

The Most Anticipated December Book Releases

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As proof that 2018 seriously dragged on, consider this: the Tide-Pod eating fiasco happened in January of this year. (Consider this: it happened at all.) So if your year has felt even longer than your to-read list, check out the most anticipated releases of December across six different genres.

10 Most Followed YA Authors Instagrams

10 Most Followed YA Authors Instagrams

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There are are innumerable ways to judge an author’s success—the first way tends to be counting book sales. Instagram follows don’t measure the technical quality of writing, rather they measure less tangible, but still extremely important things: connection and community. These ten authors are the most successful (verified) YA authors of Instagram, and they’re successful because of you. Chances are, you’re better off because of them.   1. John Green (2.2 million)   Image Via Bustle.com   Everybody knows John Green, YouTube sensation and author of six bestsellers: Looking for Alaska; An Abundance of Katherines; Paper Towns; Will Grayson, Will Grayson; The …

9 Quotes from Fantasy Queen Cassandra Clare

9 Quotes from Fantasy Queen Cassandra Clare

Known for her extensive series the Shadowhunter Chronicles, Cassandra Clare is no novice in the urban fantasy field. Drawing upon pagan and Judeo-Christian mythology, Clare reinvents old stories to tell new tales for the modern age.   Integrating romance, action, and humor into her books, Cassandra Clare invents new worlds and characters that leave her readers curious and hungry for more. Here are ten quotes to peak your interest. 1.    “One must always be careful of books,” said Tessa, “and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us.” ― Clockwork Angel   2.    “It means ‘Shadowhunters: …