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Angsty YA Poll

Poll #1270462 Angsty YA

I like angsty Young Adult books.

Yes.
14(34.1%)
No.
1(2.4%)
Only when No Animals Die.
16(39.0%)
Maybe.
8(19.5%)
Clicky.
2(4.9%)

In an angsty alternate-world YA fantasy, I'd like these things:

Animals dying.
0(0.0%)
NO ANIMALS CAN DIE. People are okay to die.
1(2.4%)
Dead parent/s.
0(0.0%)
Dead sibling/s.
0(0.0%)
Caring, supportive parent/s.
0(0.0%)
Ticky.
0(0.0%)
An evil wizard friend who turns out to be, well, evil.
0(0.0%)
Horrible Physical Suffering.
0(0.0%)
Horrible Emotional Suffering.
0(0.0%)
Horrible Physical AND Emotional Suffering.
0(0.0%)
Finding a new friend! And bonding about angst.
0(0.0%)
Being betrayed by a friend and ending up in bad situation.
0(0.0%)
Being betrayed by family member and ending up in bad situation.
0(0.0%)
Doing something stupid and ending up in bad situation.
0(0.0%)
Suffering at end about to get worse SEQUEL on the horizon!
0(0.0%)

My favorite you-only-hurt-the-ones-you-love torture is:

losing a body part (already tm Turner and Wein)
0(0.0%)
losing family members
0(0.0%)
losing friends
0(0.0%)
losing entire village/tribe/household/etc.
1(2.4%)
losing magical abilities
0(0.0%)
recovering from physical torture
0(0.0%)
held captive for years
0(0.0%)
THE HORSE CANNOT DIE
0(0.0%)
alone and friendless
0(0.0%)
horribly betrayed by trusted teacher
0(0.0%)
amnesia
0(0.0%)
exile from all that is familiar
2(4.8%)
sold into slavery
1(2.4%)
stranded alone in a desert
0(0.0%)
ticky
0(0.0%)
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