Richard Adams and Why I Don’t Believe in “YA”

Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, died this week. Although talking bunnies in the English countryside¬†are a long way from the Crusades, he and I have (had?) at least one philosophy in common–“there are no such things as children’s books.” I know it’s tacky and self-serving¬†turning the loss of a writer into a discussion about […]