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YA Heard Book News: October 2015

Another day, another YA book gets optioned as a movie…

YA Heard? Book News: October 2015

ya heard young adult book news


The 10 most banned and challenged YA books this year

From L.A. Times

Banned books week is always a time to reflect on the top books to get banned. YA books are always at the top. Go us…?

Is Chris Colfer’s New Young Adult Novel Inspired By His Experiences on Glee?

From US Magazine

So yeah, Chris Colfer from Glee is writing a YA book! It’s called Stranger Than Fan Fiction! Plus, has already authored a middle grade series.

Ann Aguirre’s ‘Razorland’ Trilogy Optioned by Kickstart Productions

From Variety

Now is the time to have your book optioned for a movie and TV! It’s crazy!

Shannon Hale and Dean Hale to Collaborate on a Captain Marvel Book

From GalleyCat

I adore Shannon Hale, so I think the collaboration sounds amazing.

Beth Revis to Publish 3 Advice Books

From GalleyCat

Having published books traditionally (through a publisher) and independently, Beth Revis certainly seems like she would have powerful writing and publishing insight.

What do you think about this month’s YA book news?

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I'm a hardcore lover of young adult fiction and have been reviewing books since 2011. Other interests include Downton Abbey, heat lightning storms, Harry Potter land and (begrudingly) one orange tabby.
  • AnneBennett

    I appreciate your links. I hadn’t heard about the Kirkus finalists yet. Thanks.