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Too “Hot” for Young Adult...

There’s a lot of confusion out there about how “hot” a young adult novel can (and should) be. ┬áThe...

Too “Hot” for Young Adult?
posted on: Sep 11, 2013 | author: KristiCook

Young Adult Fiction equals “Dum...

Every year when I begin teaching a commercial fiction class for adults, I have at least one student who, when we...

Young Adult Fiction equals “Dumbed Down”?
posted on: Jul 5, 2013 | author: KristiCook

Why Young Adult?

I wanted to revisit the topic of “Why Young Adult?” since it’s a question I get asked so...

Why Young Adult?
posted on: Jun 7, 2013 | author: KristiCook

The “New Adult” NovelR...

Those of you who write either Young Adult (YA) fiction or adult romance are probably aware of the new...

The “New Adult” Novel–Bridging the Gap Between Young Adult and Adult Fiction
posted on: Feb 8, 2013 | author: KristiCook

Young Adult Predictions for 2013

I thought I’d ring in 2013 with a few predictions about what to look for in the YA market in the coming year....

Young Adult Predictions for 2013
posted on: Jan 4, 2013 | author: KristiCook

YA Fiction and the Dystopia Trend

If you’d asked me a year ago, I would have predicted that the dystopian “bubble” in YA fiction...

YA Fiction and the Dystopia Trend
posted on: Oct 8, 2012 | author: KristiCook

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