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official reached playlist

I’ve been so excited to put this up–the official playlist for REACHED! I love making playlists for the books, and it’s one of my favorite ways to interact with readers—it’s fun to hear their responses to the songs on the list! When I was writing “Reached,” these are the songs I listened to most. I tried to arrange them a little in the order of




link: reached playlist, amazon best books of 2012 list, & more!

I’m out on the road this week traveling, but I want to point you in the direction of some fun REACHED links that have been popping up on the internet: *MTV.com put the official playlist for REACHED up on their blog. I’ll post it again on this site later, but for now, MTV.com is the only place you can get it. *Amazon named REACHED as




first big review! and getting ready for REACHED

I have some wonderful news. REACHED received its first industry review, and it is a STARRED review from KIRKUS! The full review isn’t up online yet, but I can quote the part they do have up online: “While staying true to the science fiction and romance at the core of Matched (2010) and Crossed (2011), the trilogy’s breathless finale blossoms into a medical thriller too,




twitter tonight! and a new song for the REACHED playlist! and austin teen book fest!

Don’t forget, the chat on twitter (use the hashtag #allychat) is from 8:00-9:00 p.m. EST (that’s from 6:00-7:00 p.m. for those of us on MST) TONIGHT, September 25th! I’m excited to talk with you, answer questions, etc. And many thanks to Penguin Teen for putting this all together! Someone on twitter asked me about the REACHED playlist. While I won’t post the full playlist until