Tag Archives: Young Adult

YA Corner – A Few American Contemporaries

Welcome to the YA Corner! This is an ongoing feature in which Caroline and Jenna, two AAR reviewers who love their YA fiction, discuss a set of YA novels related by genre or theme. How do we choose our books? … Continue reading

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Talking about YA and Women’s Fiction

Sometimes behind the scenes some of us at AAR like to compare notes on books we’ve read or urge our friends to read some of the books we’ve enjoyed the most. Leigh and Maggie started chatting about their shared love … Continue reading

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YA Fairy Tale Novels: A Different Kind of Reading Challenge

Romance reading challenges are not new to AAR. And then there’s also the Annual TBR Challenge that has people participating from various sites around the internet, including here. Most folks, like me, participate in challenges because they have too many … Continue reading

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Ella Enchanted: Introducing Myself to Romance

Before Harry Potter swept in and defined my generation, two books left remarkable impressions on me. Two very different books, but they had a strong impact on me and many of my peers. I’m going to look back at these … Continue reading

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