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A Roundtable Discussion of Australian YA Speculative Fiction

A Roundtable Discussion of Australian YA Speculative Fiction

This article was written by Christine Yunn-Yu Sun. Born in Taiwan and now based in Melbourne, Christine is a writer, translator, reader, reviewer, journalist and…

Ask Alice: Is Shakespeare YA?

Ask Alice: Is Shakespeare YA?

Ask Alice is an online column produced by the #LoveOzYA team, and written by our Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy…

#LoveOzYA LGBTQIA+ Reads Vol. 3

#LoveOzYA LGBTQIA+ Reads Vol. 3

Happy pride #LoveOzYA fam! These titles feature characters who identify as a part of the LGBTQIA+ community, and explore what it means to be young…

How was YA presented at the 2024 Writers Festivals?

How was YA presented at the 2024 Writers Festivals?

Ask Alice is an online column written by our former Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy novels and a non-fiction essay…

#LoveOzYA Inter-generational Reads

#LoveOzYA Inter-generational Reads

Looking for some Aussie YA books by featuring themes of intergenerationality – sharing, conflict, and remembrance? We’ve come up with a list of recent ones…

Revisiting the depiction of sex and consent in YA Fantasy: What’s changed?

Revisiting the depiction of sex and consent in YA Fantasy: What’s changed?

Ask Alice is an online column written by our former Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy novels and a non-fiction essay…

Is there enough diversity within (Aus) YA fiction?

Is there enough diversity within (Aus) YA fiction?

Ask Alice is an online column written by our former Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy novels and a non-fiction essay…

#LoveOzYA Reads by Chinese-Australians

#LoveOzYA Reads by Chinese-Australians

Although we created this for Lunar New Year there’s never a wrong time to explore Chinese-Australian YA. Here are a few of our favourite recent…

What makes Australian YA distinctly ‘Australian’ (according to authors)?

What makes Australian YA distinctly ‘Australian’ (according to authors)?

Ask Alice is an online column written by our former Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy novels and a non-fiction essay…