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What to Expect When You're Expecting... A BOOK

What to Expect When You're Expecting... A BOOK

17-year-old YA Highway contributor Emilia Plater is currently working on getting her novel (not to mention herself) through the Teen Years. ...
Field Trip Friday....um, Saturday: May 29

Field Trip Friday....um, Saturday: May 29

Photo via @ thejeanmartha Field Trip Friday Our weekly trip around the field of YA with stops at the most helpful, interesting or oth...
YAH Anniversary Giveaway Day 3: FUN!

YAH Anniversary Giveaway Day 3: FUN!

Contest is over! In honor of YA Highway's one-year anniversary , we're hosting a massive, gigantic, monumental, thesauru...
YAH Anniversary Giveaway Day 2: WRITE!

YAH Anniversary Giveaway Day 2: WRITE!

Contest is over! In honor of YA Highway's one-year anniversary , we're hosting a massive, gigantic, monumental, thesaurus-shatt...
YAH Anniversary Giveaway Day 1: READ!

YAH Anniversary Giveaway Day 1: READ!

Contest is over! In honor of YA Highway's one-year anniversary , we're hosting a massive, gigantic, monumental, thesaurus-shatter...
YA Highway Turns One

YA Highway Turns One

It all started with a request. April 9, 2009 2:57 p.m. AbsoluteWrite.com/forums >Discussion >>Beta Readers, Mentors and Writi...
Why My Writing Went All Benjamin Button

Why My Writing Went All Benjamin Button

Or: Why I Write Middle Grade When I was a teen, I wanted to write adult fiction. In my mid-twenties, I realized I was all about YA. Just ...
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BookExpo America

Tuesday kicks off the Book Expo America conference, a three-day feast of authors, agents, editors, social media and, of course, books, books...
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The Thesaurus: Your Best Friend and Worst Enemy

When I was in middle school, I thought the thesaurus was the best invention ever. I used them all the time when writing my angsty poetry for...
Field Trip Friday: May 21

Field Trip Friday: May 21

Field Trip Friday Our weekly trip around the field of YA with stops at the most helpful, interesting or otherwise entertaining...
Road Trip Wednesday #30: Tattoo You

Road Trip Wednesday #30: Tattoo You

Welcome to our 30th Road Trip Wednesday!   Road Trip Wednesday is a "Blog Carnival," where YA Highway's contributors post...
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The Non-traditional YA Audience

When I first started diving into online writing communities I was amazed at the number of teenagers writing YA novels. I was equally amazed ...
Still Accepting Pictures

Still Accepting Pictures

Don't forget, friends, that we're still looking for pictures of where YOU get your YA. Bookstores, libraries, etc. around the world....
Field Trip Friday: May 14

Field Trip Friday: May 14

Field Trip Friday Our weekly trip around the field of YA with stops at the most helpful, interesting or otherwise entertain...