Allow me to introduce you to the latest way to consume YA fiction.
Behold: Serial Box.
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What is Serial Box?
Serial Box produces and publishes fiction serials, blending story production and distribution practices from television, book publishing and narrative podcasting. These team-written original serials span a range of genres including sci fi / fantasy, espionage, contemporary and historical drama, post-apocalyptic, etc. Serial Box delivers episodes to fans’ digital devices every Wednesday over the course of 13-16 week seasons. Each episode is available in ebook and audio and takes about 40 minutes to enjoy. Learn more at Serial Box.com. Follow Serial Box on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and our blog. Oh, and they were just featured on NPR.
And they're bringing us their first YA serial...
What: ReMade is a serial presented episodically in 15 parts by Serial Box Publishing.
In one moment the lives of twenty-three teenagers are forever changed, and it’s not just because they all happen to die. Remade in a world they barely recognize – one with robots, space elevators, and unchecked jungle – they must work together to solve the mystery and stay alive. They came from different places, backgrounds, and families, and now they are our only hope. Lost meets The Maze Runner in this thrilling serial that combines contemporary YA with classic Science Fiction to fling you headfirst into adventure.
Who: ReMade is team written by Matthew Cody (Super), Andrea Phillips (Revision), Kiersten White (And I Darken), Gwenda Bond (Girl on a Wire), Carrie Harris (Bad Taste in Boys), and E. C. Myers (The Silence of Six).
When: ReMade will premiere on September 14, 2016 (though the first episode is available now...Find it here). Episodes will release every Wednesday until the season finale on December 21.
Where: Episodes are available in text and audio and can be enjoyed through the Serial Box App, at SerialBox.com, or wherever eBooks are sold. Get social with ReMade on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram, and Pinterest.
Cost: First episode is free! Fans pay just $1.59 each week to subscribe. Episodes can be purchased individually at any time for $1.99. Season Passes allow readers to pay for an entire serial upfront at a discount – $21.99 gets you all 15 episodes in both text and audio.
We will be sharing a cover reveal for the first three episodes on September 7th and our review of ReMade S01E01 on September 13th (spoiler alert: IT'S AWESOME). Be sure to come back as we will do a giveaway for the second and third episodes!