Trenden er ikke så tydelig i Norge, eller i Norden, men i Usa leses nu ungdomsbøker av voksne kvinner. Er det fordi kunnskapsnivået er dalende eller fordi man lengter tilbake til ungdomstiden?

Fra New York Times: While au fait literary types around town await the buzzed-about new novels from Jonathan Franzen and Nicole Krauss, other former English majors have spent the summer trying to get hold of “Mockingjay,” the third book in Suzanne Collins’s dystopian trilogy, so intensely under wraps that not even reviewers have been allowed a glimpse before its airtight Aug. 24 release. What fate will befall our heroine, Katniss Everdeen? My fellow book club members and I are desperate to know. When will the Capitol fall? And how can Collins possibly top the first two installments, “The Hunger Games” and “Catching Fire”?