Welcome to YA Got Mail!, our weekly link round-up. Time to take a look at other interesting blog posts, Tweets, and articles that have hit the web this past week. What else is happening in the YA world?
Tweet of the Week:
— Kelly Jensen (@catagator) August 25, 2015
On Writing YA:
- Telling the real story: diversity in young adult literature
- Where Are All The People of Color in Sci-Fi/Fantasy?
- Arizona Author Objects to Abstinence Stickers on Son’s Biology Textbooks, Gets Hounded Off the Internet
- Can’t stand the way I talk? Or what I have to say?
- Bisexual and proud: Six openly bi young people address the myths surrounding their sexuality
On Reading YA:
- Beyond the Bestsellers: Stephen Chbosky’s The Perks of Being A Wallflower
- The Graceful Power of Novelist Jason Reynolds
- Minority voices should be heard in YA fiction
- Guess the YA Book by its Subject Headings
- PERIODS in YA
- Off the Page: Annalise Jensen
- MGM Nabs Hot YA Novel ‘Everything, Everything’
- Warner Bros. Options Hot YA Book ‘Sky is Everywhere’
- This Harry Potter Classroom Is Totally Magical
- Q & A with Erin Bow
- Harlequin Teen Gets Creative on Social for ‘Legacy of Kings’
- Six of Crows Downloadables
- Read at Midnight Designs: The Wrath and The Dawn
- Patrick Ness: ‘Books are such a private experience and you bring your life to it’