Time to Write the Violence OUT of Kids Books: Article for Generation Next Community

The Hunger Games Trilogy is just one many Violent 'childrens' books available

The Hunger Games Trilogy is just one many of Violent ‘childrens’ books available

Below is the link to an article I wrote for Generation Next Community. It covers the issues raised in Violent Death in Kid’s Books and The Problem with Adults Choosing what Kids read and puts it in the context of my own writing. It also refers to the Hunger Games Trilogy, but it is worth noting that the Hunger Games is not the only problematic book out there (in my opinion), but is a good starting point to reference violence in kids lit.

It’s Time to Write the Violence OUT of Children’s Books

There were some comments on my article that I have responded to, please feel free to comment there, or here below. I’d love to know your thoughts!

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