Category Archives: Contemporary YA

Call for Reviews

We’re fast approaching the last two YA Lit 101 discussions, so we’d like to open up the opportunity for our participants to write and share reviews of the books we’ve read. Even better? We’d love to feature reviews of other … Continue reading

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Intro to Contemporary YA: Wild Awake by Hillary T. Smith

Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that participation. Realize that you should have the book read … Continue reading

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Intro to Contemporary YA: When You Were Here by Daisy Whitney

  Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that participation. Realize that you should have the book … Continue reading

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Intro to Contemporary YA: Ask the Passengers by A.S. King

Since this whole class is optional, you can choose to participate (or not) whenever you wish. However, if you choose to participate, we want to make clear our expectations for that participation. Realize that you should have the book read … Continue reading

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YA Lit 101: Reading Selections

The response to our course has been excellent, and we are thrilled to work with all of you this summer.  Soon we will post the specifics about where these discussions will take place and at what time.  Feel free to … Continue reading

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Reading Options – Contemporary YA – Summer 2013

Below are the reading options you have to vote on. Use the information below to make your decisions. Discussion on Contemporary YA begins Thursday, August 1, 2013. All text is from GoodReads.   Ask the Passengers by A.S. King Astrid Jones … Continue reading

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