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100+ Places to Market Your YA Book

Young Adult fiction is one of the most popular fiction categories today, appealing not only to adolescents and young adults, but also to a lot of adults. Many YA books, since they are written for and targeted to individuals aged 13-18, deal with problems that the target audience might encounter, as well as coming-of-age situations that young adults can relate to. YA straddles a wide spectrum of genres, from slice of life to science fiction, to fantasy, to an amalgamation of different genres, and as such, caters to a lot of tastes. A lot of people read and like YA, and of course, a lot of people write and talk about YA.

Below, you’ll find a list of blogs, websites, magazines, and online communities dedicated to talking about young adult fiction and the genres that fall under it.

This post is a work in progress! We will continue to add more links for you!

Blogs and Websites

General:

YA Fantasy:

YA Romance:

Facebook Groups

General:

YA Fantasy and Sci-Fi

YA Steampunk

Magazines and Newsletters

General:

Targeted to LGBTQAI Youth:

YA Fantasy:

Communities and Forums

General:

YA Dystopian:

YA Fantasy:

YA Romance:

Series-specific Groups:

Events or Conferences

Hashtags and Keywords

  • young adult
  • YA
  • YAlit

Podcasts

Prizes and Giveaways

Bestselling Books in the Genre

  • Looking for Alaska by John Green
  • The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
  • The Selection series by Kiera Cass
  • The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  • The Giver quartet by Lois Lowry
  • The Mortal Instruments series by Cassandra Clare
  • Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
  • The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer
  • Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell

 

Top Authors in this Genre

Do you know other great places to market your YA book? Share with us by commenting below!

 

Here’s some more I found…

 

 

Some more: (might be repeats, I’ll clean it up later).

Source: http://yablogosphere.blogspot.com/p/blogs-l.html

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