The people who define adolescent literature are publishers, librarians, booksellers, teachers, and adolescents, in that order. Adolescent literature can be divided into two categories: “books written specifically for adolescents” (the traditional books that get marketed towards teenagers), “books written for adults that have adolescent protagonists” (I’m thinking specifically about Stranger Things which was originally marketed […]
Yes I did accidentally delete many of the images from this blog. No I don’t want to talk about it. I’ll fix it in some nebulous future where I have time.
This is first in a new series of blog posts for me, “Thoughts on…”, which are just reconstituted thoughts and fragments from my children’s literature education. Bits of essays, posts, or just scraps of extended thoughts that I’ve been having about Bookish Things. Also I might change the title because this title is Just Okay, […]