How YA Has Lied To Me

Yes, YA is fiction. So obviously that means it cannot all be true. But that doesn't mean I didn't read books about high school before I got there, and used them to base my expectations of high school off of. We all know YA makes things a lot more convenient for the characters until it needs to make it … Continue reading How YA Has Lied To Me

Discussion: My Favorite YA Tropes

Tropes. That tends to make readers like us sigh when we hear that a book was just chock full of overused cliches. There are only so many books we can read about (insert most hated trope here). Tropes can be born from a particularly popular book (I'm looking at you, Hunger Games.) They can also just be … Continue reading Discussion: My Favorite YA Tropes