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Young Adult Novels
Can You Revise a Book to Make It More Woke?
When a YA novel was criticized for racism prior to publication, the author attempted something radical — she pushed its release date and rewrote it.
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Author James Dashner Apologizes Amid Sexual-Misconduct Claim
“I can sincerely say that I have never intentionally hurt another person. But to those affected I am so deeply sorry.”
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John Green’s Latest YA Novel
Turtles All the Way Down
Is Getting a Movie
Fox, which adapted two other Green novels for the big screen, bought the movie rights.
A YA Book Got Pulled From the Best-Seller List for Allegedly Gaming the System
Handbook for Mortals
made a surprise appearance at No. 1 on the Young Adult Hardcover list, despite little evidence of sales.
The Toxic Drama on YA Twitter
Young-adult books are being targeted in intense social-media callouts, draggings, and pile-ons — sometimes before anybody’s even read them.
Amandla Stenberg Cast in
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John Green Spills About
Looking for Alaska
“I sold the rights in 2005. Paramount refuses to sell them back to me for any price.”
The Raven Cycle Author Maggie Stiefvater on Why YA Is a ‘Bullshit Label’
“YA is whenever you say, ‘This is a YA book.’”
Leo DiCaprio to Produce YA Post-Apocalypse Movie
Based on the book by Kayla Olson.
Anastasia Krupnik Is the Neurotic YA Heroine You Forgot You Loved
Talking to Lois Lowry about her cult-favorite series.
Caitlin Moran on Her Raunchy Teen Heroine
“A bit like
Little House on the Prairie
, but with really big penises and getting too drunk.”
The Dudes Who Read Young-Adult Fiction
Yup, they exist. They’re just not as open about their preferred choice of literary genre.
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How to Create a YA Phenomenon, in Nine Easy Steps
Interested in writing the next teen franchise? Here’s a step-by-step guide.
Y.A. Author: Teen Sex Scenes Can Temper Porn’s Influence
They’re gonna get the information somewhere.