Tag: Young Adult


Articles / Diva Chat

The Fault In Our Stars by John Green   This month’s topic is the YA romance The Fault in Our Stars by John Green. This is the sixth novel for Green, having authored Looking for Alaska, An Abundance of Katherines, Let it Snow: Three Holiday Romances, Paper Towns, and Will Grayson, Will Grayson. Several of Green’s novels have won many awards and been optioned for...

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On Genre / Special

Young Adult Fiction isn’t just for young adults anymore. But to be honest, was it ever? An estimated fifty-five percent of all YA books are sold to readers over the age of eighteen. With the popularity of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series, Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight series, Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series, Suzanne Collins’ Hunger Games trilogy, and Veronica Roth’s Divergent trilogy (to name a few), more and...

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Diva Chat

This month’s topic will be the YA fantasy trilogy The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. The first book in this series, The Hunger Games, was published in 2008 and was hugely popular in both the YA and the adult markets. Catching Fire and Mockingjay have seen similar success and have gone on to include a very successful movie franchise with the debut of The Hunger Games...

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Diva Chat

For the August Diva Chat, Write Divas is discussing the popular young adult fantasy series, The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare, in anticipation of the movie release later this month. Clare published City of Bones, the first book in this series, in 2007. Since then, the series has grown to include five books with a sixth planned for 2014. The series has inspired The Bane...

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