Tag Archives: Young Adult

What Are Our Responsibilities as Writers?

Every once in awhile, I see an article wherein someone complains about the content of teen books, like in this 2011 Wall Street Journal article called, “Darkness Too Visible“. In one passage, the author, Meghan Cox Gurdon, says: If books show us … Continue reading

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The Booker Award

I’m thrilled to have been nominated for the Booker Award by Kasia James at Writer’s Block. The Booker award is for book- and literary-type blogs and I’m tickled that Kasia thought of me. Check out her blog – she’s one of those … Continue reading

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