Here's a look at today's discussion in the #SVYALit Project. Today's topic is historical fiction and we'll be discussing MAID OF SECRETS and MAID OF DECEPTION by Jennifer McGowan, A MAD, WICKED FOLLY by Sharon Biggs Waller and GILT by Katherine Longshore.
Here's a link to the Cuddlebuggery post on Sex Positive YA that is mentioned.
Here's a link to the School Library Journal article I wrote on Slut Shaming with an example of a new sex positive YA title
Here are our lists of sex positive YA mentioned: Karen's List Christa's List Carrie's List
Also, want to know more what we mean when we say Edwardian or Victorian or Tudor historical fiction? Jennifer McGowan and I wrote an article on YA Historical Fiction which will appear in your August 2014 issue of VOYA Magazine. We break down the various time periods and give you examples in our YA historical fiction reading timeline.