Kristy is currently accepting submissions from a wide variety of genres, including women’s fiction, mystery, historical romance, romance, young adult, and middle grade. The post New Literary Agent Alert: Kristy Hunter of The Knight Agency appeared first on WritersDigest.com.
The worst thing you could do for the person you lost is to stop living your life, stop growing.
12 months ago, Ariana Grande blessed the country with a truly ballsy act of young adult rebellion: She walked into a California donut shop with a friend, licked a bunch of donuts when the worker's backs were turned, and proclaimed, "I hate Americans, I hate America." (Three cheers for the red, ... More »
While walking along Broadway in Lower Manhattan recently, I noticed a group of young adults handing out booklets and inviting passersbys to a prayer station set up on the sidewalk. Some people stopped and engaged in conversation, while others avoided contact by crossing to the other side of the street. Show More Summary
Young people with diabetes were four times more likely to be hospitalized for mental health or substance use treatment in 2014 than were young adults without the disease, according to a recent study t...
Vlogger Joey Graceffa just announced his second book -- a dystopian young adult novel titled Children Of Eden that serves as a follow-up to his 2015 memoir In Real Life. Children Of Eden, the details of which Graceffa shared in a video...Show More Summary
Gather round, youngins, and listen as an old pop culture web site slings its tale. A tale of them Before Times, the Brighter Age, when a movie studio could walk off the street into a book store, grab any book with a Young Adult sticker and a big red fireball on its cover, and turn it into a billion-dollar blockbuster movie franchise overnight. Show More Summary
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Terry Pratchett’s young adult Discworld novel is getting adapted by the Jim Henson Company, which means we’ll finally see young witch Tiffany Aching in action. Read more...
King Cobra, the movie about the murder of gay adult film producer Bryan Kocis and the rise of a young Brent Corrigan, has been picked up by IFC films. That means you’ll likely have a chance to get to see the film in theaters. Written and direct… Read The post Gay Porn Murder Movie ‘King Cobra’ Finds Distribution appeared first on Towleroad.
Wafa Abboud, 48, was fired in May from her post at Human First, Inc. which provides social services for children and young adults with autism.
About 5.000 people showed up at Millennium Park on Sunday for probably one of the first massive Pokémon Go player gatherings since the game was released in the US a couple of weeks ago. Teenagers, artists, cosplayers, young adults and families with children spent a couple of hours or more chasing Pokémon near Cloud Gate, the silver sculpture — nicknamed “The Bean” —… Read More
Many young adults are too young to remember home fixtures like wood burning fireplaces and baseboard heaters. They’ve grown up in an entirely different world, one that brims with technical advances in every corner of their home. TheShow More Summary
As I type, Pokémon GO is drawing flocks of smartphone-wielding teens and young adults to unconventional locations across the country. The app-based augmented reality game is being hailed as everything from a fitness breakthrough to a sign of the end times, and has even led to robberies, injuries, and the [...]
For grown adults, there’s no better feeling than coming across a gadget or toy that makes you feel young again – that’s what makes Anki’s newest robot, Cozmo, so charming. The robot, reminiscent of Wall-E and Eve in one body, is designed to look and feel like a Pixar character come to life. Show More Summary
A five-year study of adolescents to young adults found that those who attend church more frequently are less likely to be big pornography watchers.
A modeling study by top tobacco control experts finds that e-cigarettes are likely to provide public health benefits based on "conservative estimates" of the likely uptake of vaping and smoking by adolescents and young adults. If used instead of smoking, e-cigarettes provide the potential to reduce harm and improve public health, says the lead author.
The story for this film adaptation is based on Patrick Ness’ 2011 young adult novel.
As a game, "Pokémon GO" is a runaway sensation. For the past week or so, young kids and older adults alike have been foraging in their augmented-reality worlds for Pokémon to add to their treasured Pokédex. But there's also a curious...Show More Summary
Before we could mourn one senseless death, another occurred. Day after day. At least the news covered it these times. Then five more deaths. The range of emotions runs too deep. The familiarity. The sense of loss. The numbness. The anger. The silence. And regardless of how we feel, we still have to wake up Keep Reading ?