Coming of age. Sexuality. Relationships. All are part of the teen experience, and all are part of literature for and about teens. Recently, though, there’s been an uptick in books published for the eighteen-and-up readership — labeled “New Adult” (NA) — that traverse these issues with more drama and explicit sexuality than even the most […]
About Sophie Brookover, Liz Burns, and Kelly Jensen
Sophie Brookover works for LibraryLinkNJ. Elizabeth Burns is a librarian for the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped and hosts the blog A Chair, a Fireplace and a Tea Cozy. Kelly Jensen is a librarian at the Beloit (WI) Public Library and a blogger at STACKED and Book Riot. They cohost the reader’s advisory Twitter chat #readadv.