YALSA Podcast #72 Words in Your Ear: Conversations with Young Adult Authors – Margo Rabb

Michael Cart interviews Margo Rabb author of Cures for Heartbreak and The Missing Persons series.
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The conversation includes discussion of:

  • Rabb’s New York Times essay, I’m Y.A. and I’m O.K. on the cross-over in books between teen and adult.
  • Short stories for teens and novels written in short story format.
  • The challenges of writing fiction and writing autobiographical fiction.
  • The definition and re-definition of young adult literature.
  • Literary novels for young adults.
  • Adult and teen cross-shelving of materials in bookstores and libraries.

About Linda W Braun

Linda W Braun is a YALSA Past President, the YALSA CE Consultant, and a learning consultant/project management coordinator at LEO: Librarians & Educators Online.
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