Posts tagged holly black
8 Things We Learned at YALLFest 2019

Another YALLFest has come and gone, and while this is my third time going, y’all book lovers (and Charleston) never fail to charm the heck out of me. As usual, we came back with some sore muscles, but more importantly, we learned a lot this past weekend. Here are 8 things we learned at YALLFest this year.

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Pick your favorite horror movie, and we'll give you a book rec

Halloween is upon us! If you've been paying attention, you'll know Halloween is my favorite holiday! I love it so much! Honestly, I would dress up and go to haunted houses every day in October if I could. Alas, dressing as a witch or a goblin everyday is generally frowned upon, and there are no haunted houses close enough to my house for me to visit everyday. So how do I get my Halloween fix through the month of October? Movies and books, baby! But how to decide what to read next? I GOT YOU! Pick your favorite of these scary movies, and I'll give you a book to add to your TBR. Reader, beware! A spooky time awaits!

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10 BOOkish NOVL Halloween Costumes

Halloween is just around the corner. So if you don’t have your costume ready, you better get your act together. Books are a great source of inspiration for costumes, though, so I’ve graciously rounded up a few ideas for you!

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12 Books Ranked Based on Their Scare Factor

SPOOKY. SEASON. IS THE BEST. SEASON. Okay y’all, it’s my first Halloween with NOVL, and I feel I need to get something off my chest. Halloween is the best holiday. There, I said it. It’s just a fact. You can give me any holiday and I will tell you why Halloween is better. I would know, I just wrote why Halloween was better than every other holiday but I had to delete it because it was literally a single-spaced page long and no one needs that energy right now.

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NOVL at YALLFest 2019

Omg omg omg omg—it’s almost November, which means it’s time for another YALLFest! Even though this will be my third time down in Charleston, my excitement to see all y’all book lovers (and to eat the amazing biscuits) never falters. We have our friends from JIMMY Patterson with us again this year, and boy, do we have quite the lineup for y’all in both giveaways and author panels.

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5 Families We Wish (Or Don't??) We Were a Part of

All of these families are creepy and they’re kooky (and even mysterious and spooky!), but most importantly they teach us how to be better family members ourselves. So here are 5 of my favorite families in YA right now!

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9 Lineages of Royalty, Definitively Ranked

Who gave me the authority to definitively rank YA royal houses? Good question. No one. I have no authority. But when has that ever stopped me? So here I am, sending my opinions on YA royal houses into the ether, simply because I can.

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