Blog Posts Tagged ‘Peter Cameron’

what is ya, exactly?

June 29th, 2010

What makes a book a young-adult novel, versus say an adult novel about young people? I’ve been thinking about this question a lot lately for several reasons. For one, one of my readers asked me if his book would qualify as YA because its narrator is 18 even though the narrator does some very un-18-year-old […]

high school—it doesn’t just never end; it never stops beginning!

September 21st, 2009

So, last week was a Very Big Week for all three of us girls in the Forman household. Willa had her first real week of kindergarten. Denbele started daycare. And I went back to work, doing a first read through of the draft of the thing that I’d been working on when I stopped working […]