Procrastination Pro-Tips: Cover Reveal Galore, Boy Band Nostalgia, And More

How has this month already felt like a decade long? While I ponder the concepts of time and relativity, let’s check out some links!

Book Related Things

Get the scoop on the fourth book in Marie Lu’s Legend series.

Title, cover reveal and publication date for the first book in Maggie Stiefvater’s Dreamer Trilogy.

Cover reveal round-up from Fierce Reads.

Cover reveal for Margaret Atwood’s The Testament, the sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale.

Bloomsbury acquired a new series from Sara Holland called Havenfall.

Justina Ireland (Dread Nation) explains why YA Twitter inspires so many shitty hot takes.

“How Finding A Fat YA Heroine Changed My Life.”

Interview with Christopher Pike.

Not YA, but definitely WTF: the author who scammed his way to the top.

 

Catch these book deals before they’re gone:

Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson (review)

Annie on My Mind by Nancy Garden (review)

Beauty: A Retelling of Beauty and the Beast by Robin McKinley

The Casquette Girls series by Alys Arden: The Casquette Girls (review) and The Romeo Catchers.

The Cirque American series by Gwenda Bond: Girl on a Wire (review), Girl in the Shadows (review), and Girl Over Paris

The Chronos Files by Rysa Walker: Timebound, Time’s Edge, and Time’s Divide

The Delphi Trilogy by Rysa Walker: The Delphi Effect, The Delphi Resistance, and The Delphi Revolution

The Falconer by Elizabeth May (review)

Flat-Out Love by Jessica Park (review)

Followed by Frost by Charlie N. Holmberg

Generation One (Lorien Legacies Reborn #1) by Pittacus Lore

The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson (review)

The Gold-Son by Carrie-Anne Noble (review)

The Jackaby series by William Ritter: Beastly Bones (review) and Ghostly Echoes (review)

The Kricket series by Amy A. Bartol: Under Different Stars, Sea of Stars, and Darken the Stars

Magic Bitter, Magic Sweet by Charlie N. Holmberg

The Odds of Loving Grover Cleveland by Rebekah Crane (review)

The Penryn & The End Of Days series by Susan Ee: Angelfall, World After, and End of Days

The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan (review)

The Rule of One by Ashley Saunders and Leslie Saunders (review)

Secondborn (review) by Amy A. Bartol

Storm (Elemental #1) by Brigid Kemmerer

The Testing Trilogy by Joelle Charbonneau

A few books from the Throne of Glass series by Sarah J. Maas: Crown of Midnight (review) and Empire of Storms (review)

Uncanny by Sarah Fine (review)

The Upside of Falling Down by Rebekah Crane

The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening by L. J. Smith

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YA Onscreen Things

This week in YA Onscreen: The Sun Is Also a Star, superhero teasers, TV reboots and spin-offs, and more.

My Best Friend’s Wedding reunion.

Social Media Things

P-R-E-A-C-H.

 

Writing advice to follow (and to avoid).

 

Darn kids gotta learn to respect their elders!

 

Spider-Man: Into the TED Talk.

 

Inquiring minds want to know!

 

Inquring minds want to know this, too!

 

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, ’tis the season for romantic grand gestures.

 

OMGGGGGG this tweet and its replies. (Related: this Canadian PSA from my childhood.)

 

Miscellaneous Things

49 women on what they love most about being black.

Yes, these were the heartthrobs of our formative years, fellow ’90s kids. What a time to be alive.

Was Kevin the hottest Backstreet Boy? Brian was my fave, but I never really thought about their hotness one way or another.

Cardi B’s fairy tale themed photoshoot for Harper’s Bazaar is HASHTAG GOALS.

I don’t even know how to describe this: a time-lapse video of a drawing of two people as they age? Anyway, it’s cool..

The internet seems keen on the zoo that’ll name a cockroach after your ex, but that still seems like too good of an honour.

Would you have any chill if your plane seatmate was Timothée Chalamet? I’d have to think long and hard to find a celebrity who’d make me want to skip napping to talk to a stranger for an entire flight.

 

That’s it for this week. Feel free to share your thoughts on these or any links we may have missed in the comments below!