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Topic: YA Authors that crossed to Adult or vice versa

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Subject: YA Authors that crossed to Adult or vice versa
Date Posted: 2/25/2016 3:42 PM ET
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I am taking a YA Lit class and have a project coming up where I am researching cross over writers. I know a few- James Patterson, JK Rowling, and PC Cast. Can you help me with others? All genres are welcome and book titles would be a great help.

Date Posted: 2/26/2016 9:04 AM ET
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Gena Showalter has a few teen books out White Rabbit Chronicles and Everlife.

Rachel Vincent has Soul Screamers series.

Sherrilyn Kenyon has Chronicles of Nick series.

Those are the only ones I can think of right now.

 

Date Posted: 2/26/2016 10:37 PM ET
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Kelly Armstrong - YA : The Summoning, Adult : Bitten

Meg Cabot - YA : The Princess Diaries, Adult : Size 12 is Not Fat

Juliana Stone - YA : Boys Like You, Adult : The Summer He Came Home

Harlan Coben - YA : Shelter, Adult : Deal Breaker

Wendy Corsi Staub - YA : Awakening, Adult : The Good Sister

Sara Shepard - YA : Pretty Little Liars, Adult : Everything We Ever Wanted

Ellen Hopkins - YA : Crank , Adult : Triangles

Johnathan Maberry - YA : Rot & Ruin, Adult : Patient Zero

Rainbow Rowell - YA : Fangirl, Adult : Landline

Sophie Jordan - YA : Reign of Shadows, Adult : Wicked in Your Arms

Morgan Rhodes - YA : Falling Kingdoms, Adult : (writing as Michelle Rowen) Bitten & Smitten

Date Posted: 2/27/2016 4:19 PM ET
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John Grisham's Theodore Boone series I think there are 4 books in it.

Alice Hoffman. There are several. Just search PBS by genre Teen & Young Adult