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12/21/2012 05:06 pm ET Updated Feb 20, 2013

Young-Adult Authors Add Steaminess To Their Tales - NYTimes.com

Vampire and wizard fans are apparently ready for characters who shed their robes and show a little more skin.

Publishers and authors say they are seeing a spurt in sales of books that fit into the young-adult genre in their length and emotional intensity, but feature slightly older characters and significantly more sex, explicitly detailed.

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