"...Kids and teens focus on the present, while adults draw on their past experience to inform their present and future decisions. New Adults are somewhere in between…. That distinction might seem subtle, but it comes through loud and clear in the voice of New Adult fiction.’
New adult. Sexual assault, rape, gendered reactions to rape. Dangers of group-think (greek life); women disempowering women. Unlikely female friendships; don't judge book by cover. Nuanced look at men; includes pro-woman male main character. Young love. College. Don't give up or lose self for man. Importance to being true to self. Have skills/interests that make you unique.