It will firstly discuss different approaches to these fields and specify them with a description of their historical developments — especially in Great Britain, the US and Germany. Rowling, and firstly published originally in England in This series shall be applied to the theoretical background of fantastic ChL and YAL, so that motifs, figures, narrating techniques, and intentions are considered. For instance, one may ask, whether ChL is written by children, read by children, written about children, written about what interests children, or written for children. Hunt 17 also refers to these controversies when attempting to define the term.
Harry Potter and Adults’ Choice
Is Harry Potter YA? at SF Novelists
So why are adults reading and enjoying! It seems that this was the first time that a mainstream YA book became acceptable for adults to read and for many this is where the love affair began. A lot of fiction books fall hard into specific genres, such as chick lit or sci-fi, whereas YA books are far more likely to cross over. For example, The Hunger Games series were post-apocalyptic, but with romance in them, and the Twilight books were fantasy mixed with romance — YA loves a good love story!
Fantasy Literature for Children and Young Adults
Eastern Washington University Libraries. Harry Potter. Will Grayson, Will Grayson.
Sign me up for the latest news from Penguin Teen, including new books, special offers, and promotions. Our other great love is, of course, YA books. So we got to thinking—which YA books would we recommend to Harry, Ron, Hermione, and the rest of our favorite characters from the series? He has a lot in common with the protagonist, Nathan: Nathan lived in a cage; Harry, a cupboard under the stairs. But, sometimes her ambition and good intentions get the better of her.