Oh, following up on my previous post, I saw this today over at Shannon Hale’s twitter:
Book industry: we need a name (gap books?) & strategy for books with 12+yo protagonists with complex & challenging but not mature plots
— Shannon Hale (@haleshannon) March 31, 2016
Please read the entire thread! It touches upon some of the things that really irks me in publishing and YA community right now.