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Sisterhoods of Young Adult Lit

Sisterhoods of Young Adult Lit

This one’s dedicated to my sister Diana: my little sister and eternal companion. The relationship between sisters is an intricate one experienced in a very profound, poignant and visceral way. Beautiful at points and insufferable at others, whoever doesn’t understand wanting [...]

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March Madness 2015: Round 1, Division C

March Madness 2015: Round 1, Division C

Welcome to our second annual March Madness tournament!  During Girls in Capes' March Madness, we search for fan favorites in a single category.  (Check out last year's winner here!) This year's category is Sisterhood, and we have a bracket full of [...]

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Top 5 Female Heroes in YA Novels

Top 5 Female Heroes in YA Novels

Every time I turn around, there’s a new young adult novel with a female hero in the fantasy and adventure section at the bookstore I work in. It’s not a bad thing – except that many of these “heroes” aren’t [...]

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