To honor the best books for young adults and children, time compiled this survey in consultation with respected peers such as u.
Let me be clear im not making any argument about literary fiction being better or worse than young adult fiction.
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There are books on this list that are definitely not literary, though that doesnt mean they arent great books. I loved the hunger games trilogy, but its definitely not literary fiction. The obvious problem is that anyone can add books to this list (as it says on the upper right of this page).
Thats why our team put together this list of young adult and new adult literary agents that are currently accepting submissions from authors. If youre not familiar with the differences between new adult and young adult books, you should research these genres online in more detail before you go about contacting a literary agent.
Young adult literature, or ya, has been having a moment for years now, since the rise of series like divergent, and standalone books like the fault in our stars.
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Raven quill literary agency was founded in 2020 by jacqui lipton, to represent creators of books for children and young adults. Our team of agents and authors is dedicated to supporting each other and the childrens writing community in the new decade and beyond.
Young adult fiction (ya) is a category of fiction written for readers from 12 to 18 years of age. While the genre is targeted to teenagers, approximately half of ya readers are adults. The subject matter and genres of ya correlate with the age and experience of the protagonist.