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Everything, Everything Adaptation Puts Spotlight on Young Adult Novels

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With blockbuster series like Twilight or The Hunger Games on bookshelves, it’s easy to assume that most young adult novels need a sexy vampire or a dystopian future in order to succeed. Sure, we’re not ever going to turn down a sexy vampire—we’re not crazy, after all. But there’s also something intriguing about contemporary novels involving issues that could affect any teenager in our society. The success of realistic YA novels like The Fault in our Stars or 13 Reasons Why show us that people crave relatable, human stories just as much as they crave paranormal or fantasy. Even if those “relatable stories” make us cry buckets of tears, such as Everything, Everything. Everything, Everything, by Nicola Yoon, is the…

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Holiday Haul-A-Day Giveaway! — Day 5 — “Young Adult/Teen”

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Win this bag of books chock-full of Young Adult stories from high school to other worlds and so much more (plus, the BookTrib tote)! ENTER TO WIN BELOW! Spindle by E.K. Johnston Forever, Again by Victoria Laurie This Is Our Story by Ashley Elston Shutter by Laurie Faria Stolarz The Amateurs by Sara Shepard A List of Cages by Robin Roe Wayfarer by Alexandra Bracken *Plus, a BookTrib tote bag! Ed. Note: The majority of these books are appropriate for ages 14+. There are one or two appropriate for 12+, but it is up to the parents’/guardians’ discretion as to which book is appropriate for the reader.

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