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[GUEST POST] K.D. McEntire on Why There Are So Few Superheroes in Young Adult Literature

KD McEntire is the author of the debut novel, Lightbringer. She currently lives in the Kansas City area and spends what little free time she has gaming and reading. There are far too many amazing books for her to pick a favorite, but Stephen King gets her money every time. You can find her at or on Facebook; she has a Twitter account but rarely updates it as KD believes that a hashtag is something you fry up for breakfast.

Where Are All The Superheroes in Young Adult Literature?

It occurs to me that Young Adult literature – while quite wide in many respects – is bereft of a genre very dear to my heart… comic books. I’m not sure why that is, but I have theories and yes, I do intend on sharing them.

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