The writer on shaping the world through novels.
An excerpt from a book by Lynda Barry.
An excerpt from a new book by Jenn Pelly.
Recommended reading about identity.
New poetry by Rookie readers.
The baker on her a new book, and more.
Recommended reading about love and life.
Non-required reading about writing, feeling, and becoming yourself.
An interview with the author and speaker Danielle LaPorte.
Stories and poems to add to your reading list.
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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!