Posted on 06/08/2021 at 12:49 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
A successful young-adult author once warned: “Teens can sniff a phony at twenty paces.”
So, then, who better to take YA writing advice from than an actual young adult?
Specifically, we’re thinking of Ren Koppel Torres, who is both a teen reader and a teen author.
Torres shared her thoughts with Writer’s Digest on how exploring characters’ motives can improve both their development and any soft spots in your middle-grade/YA novel’s plot.
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