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.
We're living in a golden age of young-adult literature, when books ostensibly written for teens are equally adored by readers of every generation. In the likes of.
Books shelved as adult-literature: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, The Help by Kathryn Stockett, Advice for Strays by Justine Kilkerr, The Kite Runne.
Young-adult literature typically centers on teenagers. But while the publishing industry markets these books primarily to young adults, that's not.