As a Valentine's-month guest at the Teen Librarian Toolbox, I blogged on the topic "But is it love? Romance in YA Lit."
writing romantic story lines, I like to differentiate between the
various shades of infatuation, obsession, lust, and love. It’s easy to
mistake one for another, and it can be especially confusing for people
who are dealing with these emotions for the first time. ..."
free to hop over there and check it out. I also made several book
recommendations, because I live to increase the height of to-be-read