Author(s): Juliet Mushens
This is an authoritative and engaging introduction to writing young adult fiction for the complete beginner. It will help you understand how the genre works, the big do's and don't's - as well as giving you the inspiration and motivation you actually need to write. Written by a leading literary agent who knows what it takes to make it in this market, this book will give you the advice and tips you need to stand out. An essential book for anyone hoping to emulate the success and addictive qualities that characterize books like The Hunger Games, Twilight, Divergent and The Fault in Our Stars.
Practical guidance, advice and tips to make your Young Adult Fiction writing stand out and get noticed.
Juliet Mushens is a literary agent at The Agency Group where she represents a bestselling and critically acclaimed list including a large proportion of YA writers. She has been shortlisted for Literary Agent of the Year at the Bookseller Industry Awards, has been previously picked as a Bookseller Rising Star and shortlisted for the Kim Scott Walwyn Prize for excellence in young women in publishing. Beyond this, she is very active on twitter, running a weekly #askagent feature, speaking on numerous panels, recording blogs and contributing to panels on writing.