Many NA books have an increase of sexual situations and language.They are more likely to have multiple F* bombs dropped and a little more explicit with the sex scenes.
They are leaving High School, entering College and or the Work Force.
Different Themes NA may have.
They could have one or multiple of any of the following:
- College Campus
- First Love
- Engagements / Marriages
- Sex, first time / multiple partners
- Offices work environment / Internships
- Professional Sports Teams
- Living on ones own / Moving Away
- Financial Independence
- Drugs / Alcohol / smoking
- Balance of personal and social life
- Family strain, New Family
Some New Adult genre books get mixed up with Erotica.
For example: Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L James falls into a few of the above topics - College, moving, entering work force, first love, first time, ages 18-30.
Though it does fall under many of the typical themes, it not categorize as a a New Adult novel. The themes and sexual situations make the book Adult Erotica.
New Adult takes teenage issues to the next level. They are still learning and become accustomed to being an adult.
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