Non-required reading about writing, feeling, and becoming yourself.
Curl up with some well-loved essays, galleries, and guides.
A reading list, an interview with Zadie Smith, and more.
Books for your summer reading list.
Podcasts, videos, and apps that make us smile/think.
Recommended books of daring and adventure.
A stunning debut novel, essays on black women’s studies, and more recommended reading.
Great books to fight boredom.
A BIG list of some of our most-favorite books of late.
July’s theme is ORIGIN STORY. For details on how to send us your work, please read our Submit page. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!