Indiana from the Chicago FYA Book Club recaps this year's Worldcon!
Entries tagged: Defining YaIn Da ClubSmarty Pants Hotsy Totsy!Party LineYAngelism
Namely: "Read whatever you want. But you should feel embarrassed when what you’re reading was written for children."
How many of these YA titles have you read?
Smarty Pants (and total badass) Cate is back with her thoughts on why YA has such a great appeal.
Smarty Pants Katie examines her love of YA.
FYA responds to the NY Times Panel on YA dystopia.
A discussion of YA deal makers, aka things that sell us on a book, no questions asked!
Posh discusses her YA deal breakers, aka things that make her pull a Fred Savage and refuse to read a book.
A recap of the Posh and Jenny's first day at BEA 2010, with highlights including: not getting trampled the death, the cocktail panel and figuring out that the exhibit hall is just like a high school cafeteria.
FYA wants to know what books YOU read when you were a YA!
A scientific investigation of what makes YA covers so ridiculously embarrassing
Erin wonders what makes books YA.
Highlights of Sara Zarr interview and definition of YA literature