Procrastination Pro-Tips: Aurora Rising Adaptation, Spice Girls Animated Movie And More!

HAPPY FRIDAY WE MADE IT, GUYS WE MADE IT. To the links!

Book Related Things

å Bustle asks three experts what makes the perfect book club read.

25 Sarah Dessen quotes that will make perfect caption for your summer ‘grams.

11 YA books to read if you loved Booksmart (OMG HAVE YOU GUYS SEEN BOOKSMART IT’S SOOOO GOOD)

We’re getting more Orphan Black universe in an audio series voiced by Tatiana Maslany!

Y’all ready for some hot, fresh book deals*?

New (or back) this week:

The Beginning of Everything by Robyn Schneider

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

The Guards of the Shadowlands series by Sarah Fine: Sanctum, Fractured, and Chaos

The Rebel Wing Trilogy series by Tracy Banghart: Rebel Wing, Storm Fall, and Torn Sky

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) and Girl in the Shadows (review)

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

An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir (review)

Emery Lord’s books When We Collided (review), Open Road Summer (review) and The Names They Gave Us (review)

Flat-Out Love by Jessica Park (review)

Followed by Frost by Charlie N. Holmberg

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

The Hundredth Queen series Emily R. King: The Hundredth Queen, The Fire Queen, The Rogue Queen, and The Warrior Queen

The Infinite Pieces of Us by Rebekah Crane

Never Always Sometimes by Adi Alsaid

Never Never by Brianna Shrum

The Night We Said Yes by Lauren Gibaldi

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

Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry

Queen of Shadows by Sarah J. Maas (review)

Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde (review)

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

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer L. Smith (review)

Uncanny by Sarah Fine (review)

Unnatural Deeds by Cyn Balog (review)

The Upside of Falling Down by Rebekah Crane

When The Moon Was Ours by Anne-Marie McLemore (review)

You Know Me Well by Nina LaCour and David Levithan (review)

*FYA collects a small percentage of sales from these affiliate links. Thanks for your support!

YA Onscreen Things

ICYMI: Frozen 2 trailer, plus news on The Good Place, Russian Doll and more.

If you, like us, can’t get enough Veronica Mars before the reboot, here’s an oral history from Vanity Fair.

Vulture’s got an article on the rise of the female buddy dramedy. (Spoilers abound, but they’re labelled.)

A Spice Girls animated movie in the works, with screenwriters Karen McCullah and Kirsten Smith (10 Things I Hate About You, Legally Blonde). 

Aurora Rising  by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff is being adapted for television already!

Tracee Ellis Ross is going to star in animated Daria spinoff as Jodie!

Social Media Things

UM EXSQUEEZE ME BELLARKE GOT MARRIED IRL?! There were many emails back and forth at FYA HQ re: whether or not this was real or a prank. Apparently it is real? Anyway, buy one of our Bellarke shirts if you, like us, don’t quite know how to process your feelings.

“If you want to talk about Friday Night Lights, then ok”

Truthwitch author Susan Dennard wrote a choose your own adventure twitter thread!

Beware, this video is absolutely CHILLING:

CHUBBY CAT

CODEPENDENT CAT

I see a problem, and the only solution is: bigger bed.

Miscellaneous Things

The Vans x Harry Potter collection is finally here!

 

That’s it for this week! Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comments!