“This is Lance Rubin, author of Denton Littleâ€™s Deathdate and Denton Littleâ€™s Still Not Dead. The first book is about a 17-year-old named Denton Little who lives in a world thatâ€™s much like our own except for one key difference — everybody knows their death date. And, Denton Little is a 17-year-old whose death date, when the first book starts, is tomorrow, the same day as his senior prom.”
“We just got finished recording the audio version of my book This is Really Happening. My book is about my life. Itâ€™s an essay collection about growing up, being in love, itâ€™s about being afraid, itâ€™s about being sick and itâ€™s about getting over it and moving on.”
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+. From April 27 through August 16, 2017, SYNC will give away two complete audiobook downloads each week, including four outstanding Listening Library titles! Visit www.audiobooksync.com each week for two new audio offerings. Once downloaded, these audios are yours to keep—but hurry, each title is available for one week only!READ MORE
“Fortunately, ‘Nothing gold can stay’ doesnâ€™t apply to great literature,” says Entertainment Weekly. We couldn’t agree more! April 24, 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of THE OUTSIDERS’ first publication. Introduce a new generation of listeners to this classic story of friendship and belonging. READ MORE
There are books that stick with us throughout the years, and after reading Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher a little over a decade ago, I knew it would be one of them. The premise is haunting, but it begins an important discussion that needs to be had, especially in an age where bullying continues to be prevalent. It was quite fascinating to see how I connected to this title as a teenager, and now as a young adult with Netflixâ€™s adapted series.
With the release of Blood Rose Rebellion, we understand the desire to listen to as many fierce female characters as possible. Perfect for inspiring us when we’re down, or giving us a kick to push us forward,Â Blood Rose RebellionÂ and these five other titles are just the listens you need.
Many chapters of the Will Wilder series were birthed in the corner of a coffee shop. The corner is the best place to work, since it can get loud at times. Once I travel to Perilous Falls, pounding away at the keyboard, I often hear the characterâ€™s voices in my imagination. Having been trained as an actor, I find myself involuntarily mouthing dialogue in the voice of the characters as I write.Â I literally play all the parts by the time I get to editing — doing my full â€śmultiple personalityâ€ť routine at the end of the day.