10 Ways to Get Your Teen Hero into the Action (Without Using Clichés)

Stay tuned for the further adventures of Carson Camaratz, ordinary teen, as he continues to do his homework, play video games, hang out with other ordinary teens, and gets reminded to do his laundry!


Writing a novel with a teenager as the protagonist presents an obvious difficulty. How do you get a teenager involved in a high-stakes plot if they don’t even have a driver’s license?