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'A young adult novel is a regular novel that people actually read'
'A young adult novel is a regular novel that people actually read'

"As far as I can tell," Stephen Colbert said to John Green on Monday night, "a young adult novel is a regular novel that people actually read." Green laughed. He is, of course, the author of five young adult novels, the most recent being "The Fault in Our Stars." That book has been on bestseller lists for more than two years, and a film version, released earlier this month, topped the box office its opening weekend. "It seems like when you call something a young adult novel, there's a ghettoization," Colbert continued. "There is, in a way ..." Green replied. "But there's also that connotation: Oh, I might like reading this." He went on to explain how he thinks about writing in contrast...

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