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Road Trip Wednesday #182: What Book Has Swept You Off Your Feet?

Road Trip Wednesday #182: What Book Has Swept You Off Your Feet? | YAFic | Scoop.it
Welcome to our 182nd Road Trip Wednesday!
Road Trip Wednesday is a ‘Blog Carnival,’ where YA Highway's contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related question that begs to be answered.
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New details on 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children' sequel - Examiner.com

New details on 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children' sequel - Examiner.com | YAFic | Scoop.it
New details on 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children' sequel
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It was the debut novel for Riggs, a professional filmmaker, photographer, and blogger.
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Get Genrefied: Contemporary Realistic Fiction

Get Genrefied: Contemporary Realistic Fiction | YAFic | Scoop.it
Every month, we're highlighting one genre within YA fiction as part of Angela's reader's advisory challenge. We've talked about horror, science fiction, high fantasy, mysteries and thrillers, and verse novels.
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Libba Bray, Gayle Forman lead YA gender discussion at Reading Matters ... - Hypable

Libba Bray, Gayle Forman lead YA gender discussion at Reading Matters ... - Hypable | YAFic | Scoop.it
Libba Bray, Gayle Forman lead YA gender discussion at Reading Matters ...
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Gwen Gardner, YA Fiction Author: The Flavor is in the Flaw

Gwen Gardner, YA Fiction Author: The Flavor is in the Flaw | YAFic | Scoop.it
Flawed Characters in Fiction Why have flawed characters? If you start reading a book with perfect characters in it, you'll probably put it down. Perfect people are boring! Who wants to read about them?
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Reading Matters at SLQ

Reading Matters at SLQ | YAFic | Scoop.it
It was with great pleasure today that we kicked off Reading Matters with the able assistance of the State Library of Queensland (SLQ).
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The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau

The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau | YAFic | Scoop.it
Cia lives in Five Lakes colony, the region of the country that used to be the Great Lakes, but is now a blighted region thanks to the Seven Stages War, a terrible conflict that killed millions and left most of the world environmentally destroyed.
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The Importance of Diversity not just in YA Fiction, but in Reality too ...

The Importance of Diversity not just in YA Fiction, but in Reality too ... | YAFic | Scoop.it
The more I thought about it, it made me think about the question of importance of Diversity in YA fiction, but in real life as well. After cringing at the comments made by Mike, it became obvious that so many of society's attitudes ...
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Two of the Best Young Adult Publishers You've Never Heard of ...

Two of the Best Young Adult Publishers You've Never Heard of ... | YAFic | Scoop.it
It was a great site for manga, recent young adult fiction and unabridged audio books on CD. After a while, I started to notice that many of the more interesting YA titles I was snagging came from smaller publishing houses and ...
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TEEN FICTION - Daily Mail

TEEN FICTION - Daily Mail | YAFic | Scoop.it
TEEN FICTION Daily Mail The short, sharp narrative style reflects an authentic teenage boy's voice (with some swearing) and give a dramatic contrast to the sudden outbursts of panic and fear that characterise Ethan's attempts to reintegrate with...
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Young-Adult Christian Fantasy Novel Takes Top ... - Lorilyn Roberts

Young-Adult Christian Fantasy Novel Takes Top ... - Lorilyn Roberts | YAFic | Scoop.it
Seventh Dimension - The Door, A Young Adult Christian Fantasy, has been honored as a "Finalist" in the "Fiction: Visionary" category of the 2013 International Book Awards. Seventh Dimension - The Door was also a finalist in ...
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Peace, Love, Teen Fiction: Review-Impostor

Peace, Love, Teen Fiction: Review-Impostor | YAFic | Scoop.it
In accordance with the new FTC Guidelines for blogging and endorsements, Peace, Love, Teen Fiction would like everyone to know that the books featured / discussed on our blog were either provided to the reviewers by the ...
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Gwenda Bond reviews Karen Healey - Locus Online

Gwenda Bond reviews Karen Healey - Locus Online | YAFic | Scoop.it
Gwenda Bond reviews Karen Healey
Locus Online
Healey here does something rare in YA science fiction (which we are thankfully beginning to see more of lately). This is not a dystopia, though the world has its problems, but it's not a utopia either.
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Second 'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters' trailer released - Examiner.com

Second 'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters' trailer released - Examiner.com | YAFic | Scoop.it
Second 'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters' trailer released
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Young Adult Fiction · YA Fiction · Percy Jackson · Percy Jackson Sea of Monsters · Sea of Monsters. Advertisement.
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When You Were Here by Daisy Whitney

When You Were Here by Daisy Whitney | YAFic | Scoop.it
You may remember I talked about this book a long time ago over at Word for Teens. I wrote about how sometimes, there are romantic male leads in novels that just work so, so well.
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30 Days of Awesome: The Wrap-up

30 Days of Awesome: The Wrap-up | YAFic | Scoop.it
Artwork by John LeMasey
I'm indulging in one more post for Show Me the Awesome.
While at BEA this week, School Library Journal picked up the project and wrote this really wonderful piece, spotlighting it on their home page.
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BEA Part 1: Blogger Con

BEA Part 1: Blogger Con | YAFic | Scoop.it
I'm going to break up my BEA posts a little and share them throughout the week, but I do want to start at the beginning with Blogger Con.
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YA Highway's BEA 2013 Breakdown

YA Highway's BEA 2013 Breakdown | YAFic | Scoop.it
Last week New York City hosted BookExpo America, one of the biggest events in publishing, and several members of YA Highway were in attendance to soak up the madness.
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'The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones' release date pushed up? - Examiner.com

'The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones' release date pushed up? - Examiner.com | YAFic | Scoop.it
'The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones' release date pushed up?
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Young Adult Fiction · YA Fiction · The Mortal Instruments · City of Bones · The Mortal Instruments City of Bones. Advertisement.
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Young adult fiction: latest trend and a new website - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Young adult fiction: latest trend and a new website - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com | YAFic | Scoop.it
Young adult fiction: latest trend and a new website The Star-Ledger - NJ.com Lately, though, the memoir seems to have been edged out by the young adult novel and the good news is that these usually tell more traditional stories, with plots and...
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Teen Fiction - Silent Moments - Wattpad

Teen Fiction - Silent Moments - Wattpad | YAFic | Scoop.it
Not wanting to deal with the horrible memories and tears at home, 17 year old Angelina Tuttle runs away from home, ho...
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May Debut YA Novels

May Debut YA Novels | YAFic | Scoop.it
Can you believe we're already more than five months into 2013? Some of us are still making our checks out to 2012 (how many ways can a person date herself in one sentence -- yes, I still use checks sometimes).
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June Kids' Book Club Pick: 'The One And Only Ivan'

June Kids' Book Club Pick: 'The One And Only Ivan' | YAFic | Scoop.it
In June, NPR's Backseat Book Club will read Katherine Applegate's tale of Ivan, a gorilla who lives in a shopping mall. Ivan enjoys watching TV and painting, but a newcomer to the mall — a baby elephant — forces Ivan to face his own past.
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Librarians name best books for children and young adults - New Zealand Herald

Librarians name best books for children and young adults - New Zealand Herald | YAFic | Scoop.it
Librarians name best books for children and young adults New Zealand Herald More than 130 books were entered in the The Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa (LIANZA) Awards, which recognise excellence in junior and young...
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Arlington adults share love of young adult fiction - The Arlington Advocate

Arlington adults share love of young adult fiction - The Arlington Advocate | YAFic | Scoop.it
Arlington adults share love of young adult fiction
The Arlington Advocate
Offering community and conversation for adults who love reading young adult fiction, this book group reflects a growing segment of the American population.
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