The Parent Problem in Young Adult Lit - The New York Times - young adult literature parental roles


YA Wednesday: Parents in YA - Love 'Em or Hate 'Em? young adult literature parental roles

The role of parents is important in young adults' lives no matter what presence they Essentials of Young Adult Literature (), Carl M. Tomlinson and Carol .

It took a surprisingly long time for bad parents to show up in children's books. Did you ever notice how few there are, compared with, say, the.

YAYYY those are my take on family role in YA fiction! I'm honestly getting tired of all these absent-parent tropes, but I'm not completely against it.