Novellas are a thing now
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I think if I go back two years (maybe even just one), most of my comments on novellas were along the lines of 'good, but I would have liked it to be longer'. This past year, the craft of the novella and novelette has been riding a high, and I'm loving it.
I agree with you. It seems there really are more and more people reading and enjoying novellas and stand alone novels lately. But all of those that I know are adults. So is it a new trend for the adult readership only? If anyone knows/is a teenager who reads SFF...
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