Anytime I get discouraged with my writing, or feel particularly unmotivated or like a total hack, I look back at the gateway books that sucked me into the world of young adult literature several years ago. Usually, they’re enough to reignite my passion for writing and my love of stories for teens.
Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight was the 1st book that made me think… I can do this.
Gayle Forman’s If I Stay was the 1st book that made me think… I want to do this.
What’s the first book that got you interested in YA?
Which book made you want to write?