Why Do Female Authors Dominate Young-Adult Fiction?

Submitted byBlake Carver (not verified)on Thu, 08/09/2012 - 10:53

"I think it speaks to readers' interests and it speaks to the nature of this field that it happened to come out that way," said Matazzoni, who also noted that the choices seemed to represent both the target teen demographic, as well as the adult readers that have fervently embraced YA lit. "It's an impressive show of enthusiasm."