Month: June 2016

The Phantom Menace… of grown-up books?

“Most YA fiction is grown up fiction in disguise”, Anthony McGowan writes in the Guardian. As usual for thinkpieces on YA, it’s not a great article – it’s long on generalities and short on specifics (Which teenagers aren’t reading which books? What styles or themes or characters belong in adult literature but not YA?) –… Read more »