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James Dashner - Totally Random Books ~ The best Young Adult ...

James Dashner - Totally Random Books ~ The best Young Adult ... | YAFic | Scoop.it
James Dashner is in the UK this week, and took time out from his busy tour schedule to answer some of our questions. Here's James in front of St Paul's Cathedral, just after his event at City of London Boys School.
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John Marsden is back for real, and that's no fantasy - WA today

John Marsden is back for real, and that's no fantasy - WA today | YAFic | Scoop.it
John Marsden is back for real, and that's no fantasy
WA today
''Two things were abundantly clear,'' says Allen & Unwin's rights and international sales director for children's books, Angela Namoi.
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Young Adult fiction in the Eighties | lightningbook

Young Adult fiction in the Eighties | lightningbook | YAFic | Scoop.it
At World Fantasy Con last weekend I attended a couple of excellent panels on Young Adult / teen fiction. I was surprised how many panellists asserted that YA was a pretty brand-new category. Specifically, the panellists said ...
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Art of darkness - Sydney Morning Herald

Art of darkness - Sydney Morning Herald | YAFic | Scoop.it
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Art of darkness
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"Here, we tend to be even more upfront with what we publish in young adult fiction, and we are grittier," says Sarah Foster, the publisher of Walker Books Australia.
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Emily Dickinson's Envelope Writings: 'Gorgeous' Poetry In 3-D

Emily Dickinson's Envelope Writings: 'Gorgeous' Poetry In 3-D | YAFic | Scoop.it
A new collection of Dickinson's poems — written on envelopes and found after her death — opens a rare porthole into the enigmatic writer's life and art.
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Young adult novels that grown-ups will like too - Bradenton Herald

Young adult novels that grown-ups will like too - Bradenton Herald | YAFic | Scoop.it
Young adult novels that grown-ups will like too
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Reading a book together with your child or grandchild is a great way to bond, but what are you supposed to read with your teenager that won't annoy you to death with teen angst?
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Wimpy kids, druids a skeleton detective and a teen rocker - Irish Independent

Wimpy kids, druids a skeleton detective and a teen rocker - Irish Independent | YAFic | Scoop.it
Irish Independent Wimpy kids, druids a skeleton detective and a teen rocker Irish Independent My favourite YA novel of the year is a tie between The Fault in Our Stars by John Green (Penguin, £7.99) which has already been widely reviewed, and...
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5 Young Adult Series to Satisfy Your Hunger Games Withdrawal - Wall St. Cheat Sheet

5 Young Adult Series to Satisfy Your Hunger Games Withdrawal - Wall St. Cheat Sheet | YAFic | Scoop.it
5 Young Adult Series to Satisfy Your Hunger Games Withdrawal
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More Girls Target Archery, Inspired By 'The Hunger Games'

More Girls Target Archery, Inspired By 'The Hunger Games' | YAFic | Scoop.it
The popularity of The Hunger Games book and film series is leading to an uptick in the popularity of archery, especially among girls.
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Review: Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool

Review: Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool | YAFic | Scoop.it
Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool Published: January 8th 2013 by Delacorte Books for Young Readers Source: local library (audiobook) Synopsis (Goodreads): At the end of World War II, Jack Baker, a landlocked Kansas boy, is suddenly uprooted...
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What is the best YA novel of all time? 'Harry Potter' vs. 'The Fault in Our Stars' - Entertainment Weekly

What is the best YA novel of all time? 'Harry Potter' vs. 'The Fault in Our Stars' - Entertainment Weekly | YAFic | Scoop.it
What is the best YA novel of all time? 'Harry Potter' vs.
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Door Stop Novels: Young Adult Fiction: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Door Stop Novels: Young Adult Fiction: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell | YAFic | Scoop.it
A young adult novel that actually takes place during college instead of high school? Absolutely! Sign me up, every time. Maybe it is because I personally did not care for high school, but I was so glad to read the book jacket for ...
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The Globe Books 100: Best young adult - The Globe and Mail

The Globe Books 100: Best young adult - The Globe and Mail | YAFic | Scoop.it
The Globe Books 100: Best young adult
The Globe and Mail
By Neil Gaiman, illustrations by Skottie Young (Middle Grade).
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The Man, The Myth, The Reading List: Nelson Mandela

The Man, The Myth, The Reading List: Nelson Mandela | YAFic | Scoop.it
Nelson Mandela is the former president of South Africa and famed leader of the anti-apartheid movement. Blogger and professor Sean Jacobs recommends three books that explore the leader's life and legacy in great detail.
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Between the Lines: YA readers choose their favorite books of all time - Sacramento Bee

Between the Lines: YA readers choose their favorite books of all time - Sacramento Bee | YAFic | Scoop.it
Between the Lines: YA readers choose their favorite books of all time Sacramento Bee Some say the ideal novel for the burgeoning young-adult readership segment would be a coming-of-age tale with paranormal overtones, set in a dystopian society and...
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The Girl Myth in YA Fiction (And Beyond) - Book Riot

The Girl Myth in YA Fiction (And Beyond) - Book Riot | YAFic | Scoop.it
The topic of likability is one that gets played out a lot when it comes to female characters in fiction. Rarely do we see much in terms of what it means to.
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Warp Your Kid's Mind With Some Great Sci-Fi This Holiday Season

Warp Your Kid's Mind With Some Great Sci-Fi This Holiday Season | YAFic | Scoop.it
Do you have a neophyte nerd or a growing geek in your family?
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10 Best Young Adult Books of 2013 - PopCrush

10 Best Young Adult Books of 2013 - PopCrush | YAFic | Scoop.it
These young adult books that were released in 2013 have made reading cool again. Although if you ask us, reading has always been cool. See the list here!
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The Queen of Teen Fiction: Blog Tour: Freaks by Lisa M. Forester

The Queen of Teen Fiction: Blog Tour: Freaks by Lisa M. Forester | YAFic | Scoop.it
So today is my stop on the Freaks tour! Freaks is the debut novel by Lisa M. Forster and I've been super excited about this book for a long time. I'm so excited to post my review of the book for the blog tour!
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The Best YA Novel of All Time bracket game: And the winner is... - Entertainment Weekly

The Best YA Novel of All Time bracket game: And the winner is... - Entertainment Weekly | YAFic | Scoop.it
The Best YA Novel of All Time bracket game: And the winner is...
Entertainment Weekly
That's right: EW readers have officially voted J.K. Rowling's epic, game-changing Harry Potter saga to be the best YA novel — er, novels — of all time.
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2013 Inky Award Winners

2013 Inky Award Winners | YAFic | Scoop.it
The Centre for Youth Literature at the State Library of Victoria announced the winners of the 2013 Inky Awards – Australia’s only national teen choice literary prize.
The Gold Inky is awarded to an Australian author and includes $2,000 prize money.
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"Allegiant" by Veronica Roth~Slogging Through... - A Bookish Libraria

"Allegiant" by Veronica Roth~Slogging Through... - A Bookish Libraria | YAFic | Scoop.it
PARTICULARS OF THIS BOOK : Published by: Harper Collins Publishers Pages: 544. Genre: YA Fiction/Dystopian Series: #3 Divergent Author: Veronica Roth Website: http://veronicarothbooks.com. MORE ABOUT THE ...
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Read all about it: why YA fiction is box-office gold - Sydney Morning Herald

Read all about it: why YA fiction is box-office gold Sydney Morning Herald ''Young adult books, in addition to having really strong plots and great characters, are also often dealing with really big, challenging ideas - morality, love, sex, death -...
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The Next Big Trend in Young Adult Fiction | Author Guest Post | That ...

The Next Big Trend in Young Adult Fiction | Author Guest Post | That ... | YAFic | Scoop.it
Check out Sherry's book, Like Ice! Like Ice by Sherry Torgent Published by Createspace on September 26, 2013. Genres: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Dystopia, Adventure, Clean Romance Pages: 266. Buy the Book • Add to ...
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Young Adult Fiction | Twenty-Two B

Young Adult Fiction | Twenty-Two B | YAFic | Scoop.it
I haven't been around for a while, and thanks to Martin who reminded me of my recent blog-shy behaviour tonight, I thought I should probably come back and do something. So, what's been happening? Not a lot writing wise, ...
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