Book Review: While You’re Away, Part 1

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There’s been a lot of buzz in the past year or so about the “new adult” genre. Seems like it’s still finding its legs. From what I can gather, the characters are a little older than those in young adult. There’s often some sort of college setting. Definitely more sex.

The Unprofessional CriticBook Review: While You’re Away, Part 1

Sarah Dessen, Or How I Grew Up With a YA Author

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Sarah Dessen and I have never met. Someday, hopefully, that will change. In the world of young adult fiction, she’s nothing short of a rock star, she’s also a frequent fixture on The New York Times bestseller list. People have literally run after her at book signings and events. Can you imagine?

The Unprofessional CriticSarah Dessen, Or How I Grew Up With a YA Author