Writing YA: Essential Reading for Writers

Sometimes writing can be too hard to fathom doing it on your own. And who do we trust with everything? Other writers!


Here are a few essential books to read about writing and everything that comes along with it. 


Each of these five books, whether they talk generally about the craft, the mental and emotional effects and impacts, the nitty gritty or abstractly, has something special and important to say.

Do you have a writing bible? Share it with us at @maximumpopbooks!

Previous Posts

Writing YA: An Introduction
Writing YA: What’s your genre?
Writing YA: Tropes and Cliches
Writing YA: Are you a planner or a pantser?
Writing YA: Apps and Tools
Writing YA: Who are your characters?
Writing YA: Edit and Polish
Writing YA: Above and Beyond

Coming up!

Writing YA: Prepping for Publishing

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Written by Sophie Waters

Sophie is the Head of Commercial at Maximum Pop! Having studied English Lit and Creative Writing at Bath Spa University, she came to MP! to satisfy her passion for books. Sophie is a diehard Hufflepuff and feminist. She's also a huge cat lover, and can often be found rocking her socks off at a gig.

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