Young Adult and New Adult: What’s the Difference?

New Adult is a new genre that I’ve heard being bandied about within the last year but, if I am being honest, I have never actually known what defines the genre from Young Adult until late yesterday when I came across an article that explains it brilliant.

Ava Jae of Writability over on Blogspot has done excellent job of explaining the similarities and differences and gives a good starting point for newcomers to the genre. Find the article at I don’t believe I have ever actually read any books to my knowledge that falls within the stated features outlined in the article but I will be thinking about it when I am reading and writing in the future.


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