Books

Hypable staff challenge: The books that define Marama Whyte

How do we define what defines us? With these five books, I am going to try.

September 23, 2014

Banned Books Week 2014: ‘Captain Underpants’ tops list again

Every year we celebrate Banned Books Week and books that have been challenged the most over the past year.

For the second year running the Captain Underpants series has taken the top spot.

September 23, 2014

Jonathan Stroud discusses the horror and hope of ‘Lockwood & Co.’

Jonathan Stroud, author of the Bartimaeus sequence and the new trilogy Lockwood & Co., talks about making friends with his characters and how to hit fear in the face with a sword.

September 22, 2014

‘Ashes to Ashes’ book review: An explosive ending to the series

Ashes to Ashes by Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian is the third book in their Burn for Burn series, and it wraps up the trilogy with an explosive ending.

September 22, 2014

Five ‘Maze Runner’ book-to-film changes we loved

Not every element of The Maze Runner book could make it into the film adaptation, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Find out which changes to the story we loved most.

September 20, 2014

‘Let it Snow’ movie optioned on heels of John Green’s success

Following The Fault in Our Stars, Paper Towns, and Looking for Alaska, another book (partially) written by John Green has just been optioned for film: Let it Snow.

September 19, 2014

How We Hype: What Hypable’s team is doing this weekend in fandom

How We Hype is a twice-monthly feature on Hypable where we tell you what we’re doing in fandom over the weekend!

September 19, 2014

Our 5 favorite ‘Maze Runner’ book scenes that made it into the movie

All book-to-film adaptations have to include those scenes from the novel that fans can’t live without. Here are five Maze Runner scenes that made the cut.

September 18, 2014

Kass Morgan discusses ‘Day 21’ and visiting the set of ‘The 100’

Author Kass Morgan talks with Hypable about her latest novel, Day 21, and visiting the set of the television adaptation of her book, The 100.

September 17, 2014

Chad Hodge to produce adaptation of Alexandra Bracken’s ‘Darkest Minds’

Alexandra Bracken’s novel The Darkest Minds has lined up a producer to adapt the book for Fox.

September 17, 2014

Read an excerpt from the exciting ‘The Sorcerer Heir’

The Sorcerer Heir is the fifth and final book in the Heir Chronicles from Cinda Williams Chima and releases on October 21. Read an excerpt from the exciting conclusion of the Heir Chronicles.

September 17, 2014

Neil Patrick Harris’ book trailer is as clever as you’d expect

Beloved actor Neil Patrick Harris has an autobiography coming out later this year. This week, a book trailer debuted with some clever marketing.

September 17, 2014

Read chapter 1 of ‘Day 21’ by Kass Morgan

Day 21 by Kass Morgan continues the story of Clarke, Bellamy, Wells, and Glass, who we first met in The 100. Read the first chapter of Day 21 now!

September 16, 2014

Cover reveal: ‘The Novice,’ plus interview with Taran Matharu (giveaway)

Hypable has an exclusive look at the cover art for the YA fantasy debut The Novice, first book in the Summoner trilogy, and an interview with author Taran Matharu!

September 16, 2014