Books

Hypable staff challenge: The books that define Kristen Kranz

Each of the five books in my list have inspired me by showcasing one or more qualities that have fed my fascination with fandom, reading, and writing. It was not an easy decision.

September 30, 2014

Twenty-four must-read stories for your weekend

Our Weekend Reading feature catches you up on all of the stories you need to read from the past week.

September 26, 2014

Cover Reveal: ‘Rogue Wave’ by Jennifer Donnelly

Rogue Wave is the sequel to Jennifer Donnelly’s gorgeously written Deep Blue. We have a first look at the stunning cover for Rogue Wave.

September 26, 2014

‘The Fault in Our Stars’ gets banned in California school, John Green responds

Author John Green has responded to news that his latest novel has been banned in a southern California middle school.

September 25, 2014

Cover Reveal: ‘Three Day Summer’ by Sarvenaz Tash

Three Day Summer by Sarvenaz Tash takes us back in time to the summer of love and explores a time when the world was in upheaval but music still managed to make its mark.

September 25, 2014

‘Queen of Hearts: The Wonder’ book review: Journey into the Twisted Wood (giveaway)

Queen of Hearts: The Wonder by Colleen Oakes is the second book in the series that follows the Queen of Hearts as she turns from an innocent princess to the infamous villain.

September 24, 2014

Rick Riordan announces ‘Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard’

Rick Riordan has announced the title of his new series, which will be based in Norse mythology.

September 23, 2014

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