Middle Grade and Young Adult Fiction: What's the Difference?
Thursday Aug 18 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM (1 hour)
YA Middle-Grade Differences Genre
YA and MG, it's all just kids lit, right? Not necessarily. James and the Giant Peach is a much different story than The Hunger Games, and yet the two audiences often get lumped together -- like we're doing here. So, let's break them apart. Panelists discuss defining characteristics of Young Adult and Middle Grade fiction, differences in world view, special problems -- and provide some literary examples.