Now There Are Young Adult Novels About Sexting

Or at least there will be, soon.

According to Publishers Marketplace, Susan Vaught has sold an untitled novel to Bloomsbury about a 17-year-old who “faces his coming adulthood with a felony on his record that will shape the rest of his life, all because of a mutually consenting ‘sexting’ incident with his girlfriend three years earlier.”

Oh for the days of Judy Blume, when all the characters just sat around wondering when they’d get their periods.

Now There Are Young Adult Novels About Sexting