Happy Friday (the 13th, ooooOOOOOooooooooo)! We're starting Pro Tips on a rotation, so now you'll get your weekly dose of distractions from a variety of FYA writers. Let's get to it, shall we?
Book Related Things
Cover reveal and excerpt from Sandhya Menon's new book From Twinkle With Love.
Kelly Loy Gilbert reveals the cover of her next book, Picture Us In The Light.
Some good book deals: *
YA Onscreen Things
ICYMI, The Runaways, Shannara Chronicles, The Last Jedi, and more in the latest YA Onscreen roundup.
Freeform's got a new drama starring Paul Wesley.
Roswell is getting the reboot treatment. Discuss!
Here is a sobering roundup of all the women who have come forward with allegations against Harvey Weinstein. Related: James Van Der Beek has mentioned his own abuses, and come out in support of the Weinstein accusers.
Social Media Things
My own child says he’s coming to my career fair table because he MIGHT have questions about writing. That he can’t ask at home, apparently?— Rainbow Rowell (@rainbowrowell) October 12, 2017
Here's Maggie Stiefvater playing the bagpipes at a recent book event in Menlo Park, CA:
FYA Photo-a-Day is still in full swing for October. Here are some of our faves from the first week of prompts!
Our #fyaphotoaday Week 1 faves! Swipe to check out these 'grammers: 1. @akraticbehavior (Coffee and TBR) 2. @flashbug (Reading Spot) 3. @megan.j.richardson (Let's Get Familiar) 4. @smalltownnerdlette (Reading Spot) 5. @akraticbehavior (Currently Reading) 6. @carleemalemute (Character Cars) 7. @wayfaringarchivist (Let's Get Familiar) 8. @ladybookdragon (Reading Spot) 9. @glamtart (Mix Tape) 10. @cedarmilllibrary (Currently Reading) #bookstagram #bookstagramchallenges
Women are boycotting Twitter today. Are you? (I'm not—it already feels like we're silenced enough.)
Halloween candy and beverage pairings, for the sophisticate. *raises pinky*
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That's it for this week! Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comments!