Books Maggie Stiefvater Books by Maggie Stiefvater Maggie Stiefvater has written books about: Young Adult Fiction Science Fiction & Fantasy Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Maggie Stiefvater Author Interviews Doomed Love And Psychic Powers In 'Raven Boys' September 16, 2012 Author Maggie Stiefvater's latest young-adult series kicks off with the tale of a young girl from a poor but psychic family, and her star-crossed romance with a rich private-school boy. Stiefvater based the tale on magic and Welsh mythology, but set it in small-town Virginia. Doomed Love And Psychic Powers In 'Raven Boys' Listen · 7:10 7:10 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/161107554/161228372" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Summer Books 2012 Your Favorites: 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels August 7, 2012 More than 75,000 of you voted for your favorite young-adult fiction. Now, after all the nominating, sorting and counting, the final results are in. Here are the 100 best teen novels, chosen by the NPR audience. Best Books Of 2011 The Teens Are All Right: 2011's Top 5 YA Novels December 19, 2011 Young adult literature has never been so psychologically probing or artistically ambitious as it is today. Marissa Meyer's favorite novels beguile, thrill and, above all, transport younger readers to a Shakespearean magical theater, futuristic Chicago and a netherworld of ghost hunters.