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Young adult fiction (YA) is a category of fiction written for readers from 12 to 19 years of age. While the genre is targeted to teenagers, approximately half of YA readers are adults. The subject matter and genres of YA correlate with the age and experience of the protagonist.

Apr 10, 2015 · Today, young adult fiction is a force to be reckoned with—books for children and young adults gained 22.4% in sales in 2014, and a whopping 55 percent of YA novels are now purchased by adults. The genre’s road toward legitimacy has been a rocky one, but we can thank pioneers like Ellen Conford for blazing a trail for YA.

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