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The Influence of The Lovely Bones on Modern YA - Slap Happy Larry
The emphasis in the First Golden Age [of children’s literature] was very much on being healthy in mind and body – if a child became sick, he or she usually got well as part of their story. Today’s reader has no such encouragement. There is an alarming trend in what has been termed “sick-lit” which … Continue reading "The Influence of The Lovely Bones on Modern YA"