„Personally, I believe “Young Adult” to be an arbitrary title that means the book "Can be enjoyed by anyone/Has a main character who’s not quite an adult/Isn’t really boring.“

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„When we are young we believe to be adults; when we are adults we believe to be young.“

—  Simone Bittencourt de Oliveira Brazilian singer 1949

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„I was born with an adult head and a tiny body. Like a 'Peanuts' character.“

—  Jon Stewart American political satirist, writer, television host, actor, media critic and stand-up comedian 1962

„I think the “young adult” age is such a critical period of our lives. Young adults are still young enough to dream of magic and possibility, yet old enough to think for themselves and to begin to make real change in the world.“

—  Stacey Lee

On why young adult literature is so important in “Safer Is Not Always Better: An Interview With Stacey Lee” https://parnassusmusing.net/2019/08/13/interview-stacey-lee-downstairs-girl/ in Musing (2019 Aug 13)

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„The thing I really believe deep down is that everybody has a gift for something. Our job as adults is to make sure all children have the opportunity to find their gift.“

—  Chris Martin musician, co-founder of Coldplay 1977

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„When I start, I have a story that tends to have a lesson to be learnt. A lot of the time my novels are called novels for young adults and I think one of the reasons they are popular with young adults is because they read them and understand it…“

—  Benjamin Zephaniah English poet and author 1958

On the appeal of his writings in “Interview | Benjamin Zephaniah” https://www.thelondonmagazine.org/interview-benjamin-zephaniah/ in the London Magazine (2018 Mar 5)

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„The publishing world tends to focus more on the “young”, less on the “adult.”“

—  Juno Dawson British youth fiction author 1981

But I spend lots of time with teenagers and they’re truly the broadband generation. They’ve been online all their lives and seen things that would make milk curdle: beheadings, graphic violence, hardcore porn. Shielding them is never going to work. What makes this book YA is that it tackles issues in a non-judgmental way. We know these things exist, so let’s talk about them…

On why her young adult novel Clean contains drugs, sex and swearing in “Juno Dawson: ‘Teenagers have seen things that would make milk curdle’” https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/apr/01/juno-dawson-clean-interview-transgender-anorexia-drugs in The Guardian (2018 Apr 1)

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„If you’re an adult male who sees no flaws in his father, you’re an insane person.“

—  John Mulaney American actor and comedian 1982

John Mulaney & Nick Kroll Answer the Web's Most Searched Questions | WIRED https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=psbIKH5tqiM, 15 October 2018

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„Just because we're adults doesn't automatically mean we can save you…“

—  Lois McMaster Bujold, Vorkosigan Saga

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„It's only adults who read the top layers most of the time. I think children read the internal meanings of everything.“

—  Maurice Sendak American illustrator and writer of children's books 1928 - 2012

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