Category Archives: teen fiction

What We Need More Than Diversity

An intriguing article at The Digital Reader recently pointed out that many of the older classic SF/F books are falling out of favor with younger readers. The question many are asking is, Why? Nate makes a strong argument that readers … Continue reading

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Very Realistic YA – A Movement in Search of Enemies

A recent argument very critical of YA books in general caught my attention via Ink, Bits & Pixels. Here it goes: “The conversation began with Hansen’s observation that, despite being geared towards young adults, this genre [YA books] generally doesn’t … Continue reading

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