It’s Friday! Which means it’s time for some inspiration to get ready for a weekend of writing and creating and generally enjoying life! Here’s a great one from Aimee Bender, author of The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake, among other things.
Last night, I headed with my friend to Greenpoint in Brooklyn for an event at Word bookstore as part of Brooklyn Book Festival. On the agenda: a discussion with authors Gayle Forman (If I Stay), Michael Northrop (Trapped), Matt de la Pena (Ball Don’t Lie), and E. Lockhart (Real Live Boyfriends) about writing realistic YA… Continue reading Realistic Young Adult Fiction as a Genre