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Kacen Callenders ‘King and the Dragonflies’ Announced

Author Kacen Callender announced that their second middle-grade novel, King and the Dragonflies, will be published February 4, 2020 and is now available for pre-order on IndieBound, Barnes & Noble, and Amazon. Kacen provides a brief description of the book: Twelve-year-old Kingston James questions his identity when he has to...

Pride YA Panel and Book Signing at NYC Barnes & Noble

The Upper West Side Barnes & Noble is hosting a Pride YA Panel discussion and book signing on Tuesday, June 25. The event will feature YA authors Kacen Callender (This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story), Robin Talley (Pulp), and Mark Oshiro (Anger Is a Gift), with David Levithan...

Mason Deaver Announces New YA Novel, ‘The Ghosts We Keep’

Mason Deaver, non-binary author of I Wish You All The Best, announced that their second new book, The Ghosts We Keep, was picked up by Jeffrey West at Scholastic and is planned to be published late 2020. Mason took to Twitter to talk about their new contemporary YA book: “THE...

The Avett Brothers Announce New Album and Release New Song

The Avett Brothers took to social media to announce that their new album, “Closer Than Together,” will be released on Oct 4. In a statement, Seth Avett spoke about their new album: “We didn’t make a record that was meant to comment on the sociopolitical landscape that we live in....

Pride Month Spotlight: Emma Nolan

Welcome to the 12th installment of our 2019 Pride Month Series! Each day in the month of June, we will be highlighting a different member of the LGBTQ+ community who we think is a great example of representation and dynamic characterization. We will focus on fictional characters, celebrities, and activists...

BookCon: Day Two Recap

Day 2 of BookCon was just as exciting! Though there is a very similar setup and vibe to other fan conventions, such as New York Comic Con, BookCon has such a unique and more relaxed atmosphere. Even with the hundreds of exhibitors and panels, for the most part, you’re able...