Who are YA Books Meant For?

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There has been some controversy in the book world lately on the subject of Young Adult novels in the hands of mature adults. It is not too far of a stretch to suggest that most readers have questioned how old is ‘too old’ to read a book that stars high school aged characters – many of whom are experiencing the joys of first love (be it more impassioned and dangerous than a typical high school student’s experience). Now, instead of having us summarizing the opposing views on the subject, we suggest you read the opposing articles on the subject listed below.

And don’t forget to let us know what you think…

CON, The article that started it all: 

Against YAby Ruth Graham

 “Read whatever you want. But you should feel embarrassed when what you’re reading was written for children.”

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PRO, the quick counter argument: 

Really? Are…

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