Why are so many adults reading YA and teen fiction? | Children's books | The Guardian - adult readership

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Young adult readers 'prefer printed to ebooks' | Books | The Guardian adult readership


Many are familiar with YA or young adult books, so we take a look at whether the term can be considered a genre or perhaps just an intended.

Over half of today's YA readers are over the age of

Young adult fiction (YA) is a category of fiction written for readers from 12 to 18 years of age. While the genre is targeted to teenagers, approximately half of YA.