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#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…

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…

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…

Ask Alice: What makes Australian YA distinctly ‘Australian’ (according to readers)?

Ask Alice: What makes Australian YA distinctly ‘Australian’ (according to readers)?

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…

Ok, but how do books actually affect the worldview of young people?

Ok, but how do books actually affect the worldview of young people?

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…

Ask Alice: Should YA be more present in writers’ festivals?

Ask Alice: Should YA be more present in writers’ festivals?

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…

Ask Alice: Do YA authors have to build a personal brand or can they just write books?

Ask Alice: Do YA authors have to build a personal brand or can they just write books?

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…