Tag: "Young Adult"


Smells Like Sandalwood: YA Tropes and How to Treat Them

January 27, 2020 | By Sam Devotta

We here at idobi Radio and Geek Girl Riot are big fans of Young Adult novels (YA) but even we gotta admit: We don’t know why certain wacky tropes pop up over and over again. Here are a few we’ve noticed—and what we wish authors would do instead.

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There’s a Song For That

October 19, 2015 | By Sam Devotta

In the past few years, there’s been a pleasant influx of YA novels that feature alternative music junkies just like us.