From Writing Young Adult Fiction For Dummies. By Deborah Halverson, M. T. Anderson. The elements of storytelling are the same for young adult fiction and adult fiction, but writers of young adult fiction must come at those elements with a wholly different mindset. Six Tips for Writing Young Adult Novels. by Nora Raleigh Baskin. I didn’t start out writing for children. Like many of my fellow young adult/middle-grade authors, I spent quite a few years (five) writing adult fiction before getting published.
Oct 22, · Young-adult fiction, commonly called "YA fiction," has exploded over the past decade or so: The number of YA titles published grew more than Author: Nolan Feeney.