Young adult fiction (YA) is a category of fiction written for readers from 12 to 18 years of age. The history of young adult literature is tied to the history of how childhood and young adulthood has been perceived. One early writer to recognize.
Books shelved as adult-literature: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, The Help by Kathryn Stockett, Advice for Strays by Justine Kilkerr, The Kite Runne.
We're living in a golden age of young-adult literature, when books ostensibly written for teens are equally adored by readers of every generation. In the likes of .