Vice President and Executive Editor at Scholastic Andrea Davis Pinkney has written more than 30 books, many of which have made the New York Times bestseller list, for young readers. Pinkney and TheStreet's Cherella Cox discuss trends in books for younger audiences including popular series like The Hunger Games and The 39 Clues. The market is expanding and diversifying and we are beginning to see a growing number of books for young African Americans.

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