January 12, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Classics to read based on your YA preferences

Reading the classics and reading contemporary young adult literature are often considered to be two very different reading experiences and students who read one often miss out on the other. Good young adult fiction offers engaging plots, accessible language, familiar topics … Continue reading

June 10, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Welcome to the world of YA novels: an interview with Christian Holzmann

When I think of the right shelf for young adult novels, I imagine putting them on a bridging-shelf. They are not really books for children, and not targeted at adults, still, young teens read them, and a lot of grown-ups … Continue reading

February 10, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Young Adult Novels for Valentine’s Day

Love at first sight, love in a dystopian society, love at the time of illness and war,  love triangles, love as a cure, love as  freedom… How many different kinds of love stories can you imagine? What stories would your … Continue reading