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YA: The Reality Trend, And Beyond

“Contemporary, realistic YA fiction is, of course, as old as YA itself: S.E. Hinton’s The Outsiders(1967) is frequently cited as the book that kickstarted the category, and the pioneering work of Robert Cormier in the 1970s was contemporary, gritty, and firmly rooted in real-world settings.”

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