For authors wishing to publish a book in the YA arena, here are some facts and figures about the marketplace for these books. In most if not all cases , the protagonists of the novels fall within those age ranges, and the story is told through teenage eyes. Twelve to 18 is a big spread in age, from both reading and personal developmental levels. There's also a big spread in subject matter.
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Teen time: A constantly renewing market awaits you. Rowling and R. Indeed, those authors join a long line of writers who have tried to cross over from writing for children to writing for older audiences and vice versa.
Share on Linkedin Charlotte Wilson asks what publishers are doing to reach non-YA readers, and suggests how to attract new readers. The Young Adult YA book market has experienced rapid growth, with the number of YA titles doubling between and - so why are only just over half of young people reading for pleasure? Many teens are more likely to choose screens over books , preferring to update social media or marathon the latest Netflix series. Moving forward, publishers must answer an important question: One solution is to make better use of the possibilities of the internet.
The Young Adult Market: Pixabay People refer to it as young adults market, segment, or genre. Whatever you call it, there is something definitely going on with it.