YA Readers Saying Bye, Bye, Bye to Dystopia

on March 24, 2015

As someone who can attest to the page-turning reads that are The Hunger Games and Divergent trilogies but who has always worried about what the fascination with dystopia says about teen readers, I couldn’t resist the opportunity this week to see if any changes were afoot in what YAs were reading. For my answer, it… Read More

Jeanne Devlin

Jeanne Devlin

Jeanne Devlin is editor of The RoadRunner Press, an award-winning traditional publishing house based in the American West. An editor of newspapers, magazines, and books for more than thirty years, she has also worked on national marketing and publicity campaigns with such publishers as Simon and Schuster and St. Martin's and for a number of New York Times bestselling authors, including Robyn Carr, Sabrina Jeffries, Debbie Macomber, Linda Lael Miller, and Wendy Corsi Staub. A graduate of the Stanford University Publishing Course, Jeanne is a member of the Children's Book Council, the National Book Critics Circle, and the Oklahoma Center for the Book of the Library of Congress. She also consults with boutique publishers.