ImageCNN recently posted an interesting article, giving a brief history of the YA genre and arguing why it’s so hot right now.  Part of their reasons are no-brainers (characters relating to readers through fantasy/sci-fi metaphor, yadda-yadda-yadda).  But there were some other tidbits that both writers and readers of the genre will dig.  (It’s odd that Harry Potter got buried behind both Katniss and Bella in the photo essay, but whatev’s): Click here to read “A brief history of young adult literature.”


Superheroes in Prose Volume 7: I, Galaxy on sale December 25th