Category: Chatterbox

Chatterbox: Why I Read Science Fiction

Chatterbox: Why I Read Science Fiction

In conjunction to the lovely Jenna’s recent post about Why [She] Reads Contemporaries, I’ve decided to regale you guys about the benefits of YA science fiction. It’s kind of like the middle genre – not exactly fantasy because these things could happen, but also not realistic fiction because let’s be real, how many of these things do […]

December 7, 2015 | 54 Comments
By Aila J.
Posted in Chatterbox, Features
Chatterbox: Remember Why You Started

Chatterbox: Remember Why You Started

I just attended my third PTALive event, a book event held for YA bloggers and readers by Penguin Random House. I’ll be doing an event recap on ibrary shortly. Unlike previous years, PTALive this year was focused on the reader (instead of bloggers and booktubers). PTA said as publishers, they have noticed a lot of bloggers feeling the pressure […]

November 29, 2015 | 84 Comments
Chatterbox: Why I Read Contemporaries

Chatterbox: Why I Read Contemporaries

For those of you who know me, you’ll know that YA contemporary is my favourite genre. Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely love fantasy and sci-fi, but my preferred genre is (and always has been) contemporary. So today, I’m going to give you a couple of reasons why I love to read contemporaries, and hopefully […]

November 4, 2015 | 68 Comments
By Jenna
Posted in Books, Chatterbox, Features