Articles about young adult fiction


Books for Teens — Micol Ostow

Last updated: 06/20/2018

Now in paperback! Winnie Flynn doesn’t believe in ghosts. (Though she wouldn’t mind a visit from her mom, explaining why she took her own life.) When her mysterious aunt Maggie

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BookExpo and BookCon 2018: Authors Explore the Multiplicities of Diversity

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Four years ago, just before the first BookCon literary fanfest, the long-simmering frustration among many in the industry and beyond concerning the lack of diversity in contemporar

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June Book Releases: Young Adult | The Nerd Daily

Last updated: 06/16/2018

Need to make your TBR a little longer? Well this list of young adult books that are being released this month will be sure to adding to that growing pile or shelf! Renée Ahdieh an

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Looking Back and Looking Ahead

Last updated: 06/16/2018

As we head into summer, we wanted to take the time to look back and look ahead to share trends we’ve noticed in our writing about children’s and young adult literature this yea

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Her Story: Ladies In Literature 2018 with Blair Thornburgh

Last updated: 06/15/2018

As a kid, I knew that some books were special. Some books got it. Some books I picked up and was astonished that the author — a grown-up — knew what it was like to be six, eigh

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12 New Young Adult Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List

Last updated: 06/11/2018

As avid bibliophiles, we’ve taken a nosedive into nearly all genres of literature (yes, we’ve even scrolled through our phone at 2am and picked out books based on our Hogwarts

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Stop thinking you need to have all the answers: Knowing what you don’t know is more important

Last updated: 06/07/2018

June 4, 2018 9:30pm (UTC) I was 25 when I learned about the circles. It was early in my business career and I was presenting to a big group of people in a packed conference room,

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Fiction Writing Contests Worth Your Time (Summer 2018)

Last updated: 06/02/2018

What are your submission or rejection goals for 2018? Inspired by Lit Hub’s100 rejections per yearpost, I got 93 rejections 2017 and aim to cross 100 this year. Since my Spring 2

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Where Can You Find Your Favorite Authors at BookCon?

Last updated: 06/02/2018

The stages and event rooms are chock-full of bestselling authors Saturday and Sunday—here’s a look at where to go to hear what they have to say. Click here for a companion guid

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The Girl Who Drank the Moon

Last updated: 05/30/2018

See all 14 answers Kelly I wrote this with a fifth grade reader in mind - but the cool thing about Middle Grade Fiction in general is that it allows for "Big Tent …more I wrote t

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