18 YA Books To Look Forward To in 2017: Critical Linking, December 16, 2016


No surprises here, but a good list of upcoming YA books in 2017.

Startlingly relevant today, 20 years since it was published, Fight Club offers an explanation for some of the vocabulary of the neo-Nazis and rightwing hate merchants who call themselves the “alt-right”.

An eerie look at how Fight Club has given the Neo-Nazi movement a lot of its language.

An extremely rare copy of Harry Potter–adjacent book The Tales of Beedle the Bard, handwritten by series author J.K. Rowling herself, sold Tuesday in England for a whopping £370,000 (about $470,000).