Michael Cart Looks at YA genre bending and blending

podcastIn this podcast, Infopeople’s book geek Michael Cart looks at the huge growth in popularity of YA genre blending: in particular the worlds of fantasy and science fiction, with a dash of dystopian fiction thrown in.

Among the titles mentioned in this podcast:

  • Books of Ember, by Jeanne DuPrau
  • Caretaker Trilogy, by David Klass
  • Feed, by M.T. Anderson
  • House of the Scorpion, by Nancy Farmer
  • The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins
  • Little Brother, by Cory Doctorow
  • The Uglies, by Scott Westerfeld