Adult Novels for Teen Girls and Their Moms

Adult Novels for Teen Girls and Their Moms

Young Adult (YA) novels are more popular than ever. In fact many adults, especially moms, are avid readers of YA books, partly to connect with their teens. However, especially if you have older teens, there are many wonderful books, written for adults, that you can share with your teens. These 5 books are not only […]

6 Young Adult Novels For Teens 2014 Gifts

6 Young Adult Novels For Teens 2014 Gifts

I highly recommend these three Young Adult books, published in 2014, for teens. I greatly enjoyed them all. Belzhar by Meg Wolitzer Not only was Belzhar my favorite YA book of the year, it was one of my favorite novels of the year. Jam’s parents send her to a boarding school for “emotionally fragile, highly intelligent teenagers” when she […]

8 Recommended Novels I Enjoyed Reading in 2013

8 Recommended Novels I Enjoyed Reading in 2013

Most of the books that I write about or review on Connect with your Teens are either Young Adult (YA) novels or non-fiction advice or gift books for parents or teens. While I love the YA genre, I do enjoy reading novels written for adults also. So today I want to share some of the […]

The Fault In Our Stars: YA Book Review and Movie Info

The Fault In Our Stars: YA Book Review and Movie Info

The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green, is unlike any other Young Adult book I have read. I tend to usually read fantasy, action or science fiction YA novels. The Fault in Our Stars is a beautifully written romantic tragedy about two teenagers with cancer. Before I go on, for those adults who dismiss […]

Divergent YA Book to Movie Trilogy – The Next Hunger Games?

Divergent YA Book to Movie Trilogy – The Next Hunger Games?

Did you know anything about the Hunger Games books before the movie publicity made them impossible to ignore? If you want to read the next dystopian trilogy that could reach Hunger Games levels of popularity, check out the Divergent YA book Trilogy and get Divergent, the first novel in the trilogy by Veronica Roth. The […]