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Teen Drama ‘Before I Fall’ Flirts with High Art

Teen Drama ‘Before I Fall’ Flirts with High Art

By Matthew Holman, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Uncategorized

Ry Russo-Young's film interpretation of the young adult hit "Before I Fall" isn't worth seeing just because it's well-done — it's worth it because it's one of the most well-done teen flicks made to date.

No Applause for Adulting

No Applause for Adulting

By Emily Fong, Opinion Editor

December 1, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

By rewarding themselves for minor efforts, young people undermine the challenges many face every day.

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.