The following post was written by Desiree Villena.
Coming-of-age fiction is, without a doubt, one of the most powerful literary genres. Its intimate depictions of growth, exploration, and loss of innocence reignite the emotions that we felt in our own youths — and, for those who are still young, reflect some of the most potent things they’re presently experiencing.
In other words, coming-of-age fiction can be wonderfully moving for readers of all ages, and authors have produced many brilliant works in the genre over time. Today, however, we’re going to focus on the contemporary! For your entertainment and/or emotionally wrenching nostalgia, here are the five best coming-of-age novels of 2019.[Read more…] about The 5 Best Coming-of-Age Novels of 2019