Features

Stigma Against YA | “Teenage culture is looked down upon so often that it eventually becomes laughable.”

People who think the Young Adult genre is inadequate, or should not be classed as literature, should think again. Over the years, many news articles have been released arguing against the quality of YA books, criticising their affect on teenagers and adults alike. While Young Adult books are typically marketed towards teenagers, the only keyContinue Reading “Stigma Against YA | “Teenage culture is looked down upon so often that it eventually becomes laughable.””

Podcasts

Book Recommendations: Mental Health Representation

In companion to my latest post – Glamorising Mental Health – here’s a short podcast recommending books with good mental health representation.   Books Mentioned: It’s Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini The Shock of the Fall by Nathan Filer The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Mark Haddon UnderContinue Reading “Book Recommendations: Mental Health Representation”