Shannon Bolithoe : A Writing Life

Why Have Novels About Royalty Stormed the Y.A. Best-Seller Lists?

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The cruelty is the point. If you’re looking to explain why today’s Y.A. best-seller lists are thick with kings, queens and fawning courts, think about why teenagers might be drawn to ambivalent heroes battling within or against the nasty, rigid structures of these monarchic worlds.

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Author: SBolithoe

Librarian, author, blogger, presenter, history buff and animal lover.

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