Bold Move

August 5, 2014 | 1

“Poised to shake up the genre with its daring choice of protagonist, a groundbreaking young adult novel released this week by author Joan Berman reportedly makes the bold choice of following a moody, independently minded high school student who could be described as something of a loner.” The Onion pokes fun at YA fiction.

is a staff writer for The Millions and an MFA candidate at Johns Hopkins. Prior to coming to Baltimore, he studied literature and worked in IT while living in Dublin, Ireland. You can find him on Twitter at @tdbeckwith.

One comment:

  1. I guess this is why Mavis, the unrepentant former high school Queen Bee of the movie “Young Adult” (2011) was so refreshingly, delightfully awful a character.

    Watching this with a group of people is some sort of weird Rorschach test!

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