Mostly Reading YA is a blog focusing on young adult and adult fiction, featuring a wide range of book reviews alongside author interviews and guest posts.
In 2012, I was one of their guest bloggers, discussing my thoughts on cross-over fiction – essentially adult fiction with a strong young adult appeal.
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Why some of my favourite readers are Young Adult by Isabel Ashdown
I remember my own teenage years with great clarity. From around the age of fourteen, I pretty much felt I knew my own mind, and started to leave behind the things of childhood – Scooby Doo, sensible underwear, and most specifically books marked ‘for children’. My interests had shifted: I wanted to read about bigger things than my parents chose for me – I was after free-thinking and books with adult themes. Read more …