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From a top young adult literary agent, the only guide on how to write for young adultsWith an 87 percent increase in the number of titles published in the last two years, the young adult market is one of the healthiest segments in the industry. Despite this, little has been written to help authors hone their craft to truly connect with this audience. Writing Great Books for Young Adults gives writers the advice they need to tap this incredible market.Topics covered include:Listening to the voices of youthMeeting your young protagonistDeveloping a writing styleConstructing plotsTrying on points of viewAgent Regina Brooks has developed award-winning authors across the YA genre, including a Coretta Scott King winner. She attends more than 20 conferences each year, meeting with authors and teaching.

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									Writing Great Books for Young Adults
Author: Regina L. Brooks
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From a top young adult literary agent, the only guide on how to write for young adultsWith an 87 percent
increase in the number of titles published in the last two years, the young adult market is one of the
healthiest segments in the industry. Despite this, little has been written to help authors hone their craft to
truly connect with this audience. Writing Great Books for Young Adults gives writers the advice they need 
to tap this incredible market.Topics covered include:Listening to the voices of youthMeeting your young
protagonistDeveloping a writing styleConstructing plotsTrying on points of viewAgent Regina Brooks has
developed award-winning authors across the YA genre, including a Coretta Scott King winner. She
attends more than 20 conferences each year, meeting with authors and teaching.
aching.

								
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