Eric and Kelly talk about their first YA reading experiences and what adult authors they’d love to see pen a YA novel in this teaser episode of Hey YA.
We know. We know. We know it’s Outkast who did “Hey Ya,” but we are olds who referred to the song as being by Black Eyed Peas.
Here’s a list of the books we discussed:
Here We Are: Feminism For The Real World edited by Kelly Jensen
Welcome Home edited by Eric Smith
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
Genuine Fraud by E. Lockhart
Vincent and Theo by Deborah Heiligman (misspoken as Deborah Hopkinson on the show — apologies!)
When I Am Through With You by Stephanie Kuehn
Signal to Noise by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Certain Dark Things by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Lock-In by John Scalzi
Redshirts by John Scalzi