Scot Scoop News

Young adult literature is under appreciated

Young adult literature is under appreciated

Megan Tao, Highlander Junior Editor/Columnist

March 29, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Stabs at Society, Top News

The biggest reason for young adult (YA) literature's bad reputation is within the name itself: young adult. For a book to be labeled YA is to degrade the book of its literacy value and makes it not good enough for anybody but teens. The title of YA literature is associated with the stereotype of...

The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.
appreciated