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Just for Fun: which Baby-Sitter’s Club character are you?

Posted February 27, 2014 by Brin in Fun/Off-topic / 0 Comments
Just for Fun: which Baby-Sitter’s Club character are you?

Which Baby-Sitter Are You? You got: Claudia Kishi You are the artistic fashionista in your group of friends. You also have the magical ability to eat all the junk food you want (your fave!) and never gain a pound. You add diversity to your group of friends AND you’re a badass. OK, so you have a little trouble in school and your sister is a genius, but you’re 13 and […]

80s and 90s YA Fiction

Posted January 9, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 9 Comments
80s and 90s YA Fiction

The Young Adult book market has changed a lot over the years. I read a great deal of YA fiction throughout the 1990s (the vast majority of which was actually published in the 1980s). The genre was quite different back then. There was not the vast array of choice that there is for younger readers nowadays. There really has been something of a boom in YA literature in the last […]