I’m writing a post for YALSA’s The Hub about YA novels in which social media plays a large role in the plot.
Here’s the list I have so far, but I wanted to see if anyone else knew of others?
Gossip Girl by Cecily von Ziegesar
blog about gossip
Great by Sara Benincasa
Don’t Call Me Baby by Gwendolyn Heasley
daughter of mommy blogger
Going Vintage by Lindsey Leavitt
shuns technology after discovering boyfriend has secret online girlfriend
The Future of Us by Jay Asher and Carolyn Macker
kids in 1996 see the future via an AOL disc
Unfriended by Rachel Vail
drama on social media
#scandal by Sarah Ockler
drama and cheating on Facebook
#16thingsithoughtweretrue by Janet Gurtler
twitter obsessed girl
Followers by Anna Davies
Feed by M.T. Anderson
internet/social networking implanted in brain
Free to Fall by Lauren Miller
app that makes all your decisions
Extras by Scott Westerfeld
social media as currency
To Kill the Mockingbird by Paul Acampora
I haven’t read this, but it seems like an internet campaign to get a town excited about books, possibly inspired by that Trent Michigan banned books/library funding social media campaign?
Any others I’m forgetting?
I’m just like: