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Sexual Violence and Bad Boys in YA

Girls love a bad boy- or at least they love reading about them. Bad boys turn up in YA lit over and over again, and readers eat them up. Some of these bad boys are simply misunderstood and have a heart of gold, brought out by their love for the girl. There is definitely something romantic about this notion, and I’ve fallen for it a few times myself. This to me is not a problem. […]