Category Archives: edgy YA

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I’m happy to announce that my t-shirts and hoodies are now available available for sale with no minimum at Threadless. The three designs: You Are Stronger Than You Know; Sometimes You Have To Be Your Own Hero; and You Don’t … Continue reading

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Justine Larbalestier’s post about the need for edgy YA is refreshing

BibliophiliaOriginally uploaded by Stefanie Ryan Photography YA author Justine Larbalestier posted a lovely rant on her blog called Cranky about what it’s like to be a YA author whose edgy books have something in them that one person or another … Continue reading

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