Should there be F-bombs in YA novels?

a young Black girl runs her fingers over the spines of books stacked on a white bookshelf
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The half a dozen writing groups I’m in on Facebook never cease to fascinate me. When people ask questions in the group, it’s not uncommon to get several hundred replies, depending on the size of that particular group and the question being asked. Recently, someone asked this:

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Mandy Shunnarah

I write about books, vintage fashion, family drama, trauma & more. Read more at mandyshunnarah.com. Vintage shop at poshandpage.com.