Young Adult Lit/Crit

February 25, 2008

Check out this blog

Filed under: Uncategorized — scrollman @ 2:48 pm

Hi Everybody,

I was searching the web for blogs on Ya lit and I came across a pretty good one by someone named yalibrarian.  There are some good reviews on here, as well as a Wiki.  Toward the middle of the page there’s a post called Alt Teen Services on Twitter  Although I haven’t used Twitter myself (click here to read more about the service), it seems like a great way to share information.   I think some of these new technologies provide tremendous opportunities for students to communicate their thoughts and opinions about books to a larger audience.  Let me know what you think.




  1. Jonathan,
    Looks good! Its harder to find YA blogs than I thought, or maybe I’m just not looking correctly!
    I found one, though, which I thought was a little different. Here is a blog that discusses a range of topics but they generally relate to teens and teen reading. I guess this one appealed to me because it had a slightly broader scope. Let me know if you agree!


    Comment by allison — February 25, 2008 @ 7:03 pm

  2. Jon, everyone who’s anyone tweets!!! KES

    Comment by sunyprof — February 25, 2008 @ 8:20 pm

  3. Everyone who’s anyone? I guess I have yet to become someone. haha Well, thanks for the information, Jonathan. I will now be even more in the know of what’s “hot” in YA lit!


    Comment by jexter1 — February 25, 2008 @ 8:51 pm

  4. I’m teasing Jess!! But Twitter is hot. Check it out. It doesn’t have anything to do with YA Lit…it’s a social networking site. KES

    Comment by sunyprof — February 25, 2008 @ 9:30 pm

  5. Jonathan,
    This blog looks great. I’m actually going to go right back to it and do some more investigating. Thanks for directing us to it.

    Comment by katefrazer — February 26, 2008 @ 4:20 pm

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