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Romanoff Deconstructs YA Novel

Romanoff Deconstructs YA Novel

By Khrysgiana Pineda, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under Arts, Books

Zan Romanoff's debut novel "A Song to Take the World Apart" creates a thrilling story about an all-too-rare protagonist — one with a super power that doesn't necessarily make her life better.

The Magic of Young Adult Publishing

The Magic of Young Adult Publishing

By Khrysgiana N. Pineda, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Arts, Books

The Strand Bookstore held a panel for young adult & children's writers, offering tips and tricks from a panel of distinguished authors.

ARTS ISSUE: Young adult authors devalue genre purpose

ARTS ISSUE: Young adult authors devalue genre purpose

December 5, 2013


Filed under Arts

One of the most anticipated films of this year was “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” and it opened to amazing numbers — one of the biggest box office openings of all time. But it’s important to remember this success came from a young adult novel by Suzanne Collins. In the past few years,...