At their core, YA books are for and about teenagers and pre-teens, usually between 12 and 18 years old, but sometimes as young as Yet more than half of all YA novels sold are bought by older adults 18 or older, and certain titles published in the U. Below are eight of their most successful strategies. It was only after the novel was finished that she learned it would be YA, and even then, the decision was debated. It was that the novel actually saw the world through their eyes.
The Best Young Adult Authors
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Best young adult authors include some very recognizable names like C. Lewis and Louisa May Alcott, along with some newer authors who are becoming extremely popular among young readers and teenage bookworms Amanda Hocking, for example. This list of young adult writers includes paranormal authors, fantasy authors, mystery authors, and more. Be sure to vote for your favorite YA authors here, and add your fave writer here if they aren't on the list!
List of young adult writers
This survey was open from May 24th to September 15th, More than half of the young adult authors participating in the survey were published by Big Five publishers. I asked authors to rate their experience with their publisher on a scale from 1 terrible to 10 amazing.
What does it mean to be one of the best young adult authors? Your mileage may and will vary because we are different people. With that being said, my criteria for making this, my list of the best young adult authors, is as follows.