From great new books to favorite classic reads, from news to the latest in on-screen adaptations, the Hey YA podcast is here to elevate the exciting world of young adult lit.
Kelly and New York Times bestselling author Siobhan Vivian talk about SHUG, Jenny Han's debut novel.
Eric and Kelly talk about this year's winners of the Youth Media Awards and highlight great YA by Black authors coming soon.
Eric is joined by Farah Naz Rishi, author of I Hope You Get This Message to talk about two of their favorite backlist titles that you should be reading... and a few more.
Eric and Kelly offer up a boatload of YA book recommendations for this year's Read Harder tasks.
Eric is joined by Phil Stamper, author of The Gravity of Us, to talk one of their favorite backlist titles from Nova Ren Suma, The Walls Around Us. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot's newest podcast, Novel Gazing. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our What’s Up in YA newsletter! SHOW NOTES The Gravity of Us by Phil Stamper Timekeeper by Tara Sim Scavenge the Stars by Tara Sim The Walls Around Us by Nova Ren Suma 17 and Gone by Nova Ren Suma Imaginary Girls by Nova Ren Suma Interview with Nova Ren in School Library Journal Handbook for Mortal saga
Eric and Kelly talk about their 2020 reading goals, then offer up an array of their most-anticipated upcoming YA books.
Eric and Kelly highlight some of the undersung YA of 2019 and scream about what they're reading this winter.
You asked, and Kelly and Eric answered. It's the holiday YA book recommendation extravaganza!
Kelly and Eric talk about underrated YA gems of the last decade and highlight great reads for Native American History Month.
Kelly and guest host Amanda Nelson talk about crossover reads, as well as their Swiss Army YA recommendations.
Kelly and Eric talk about the return of vampires and go deep into YA book cover trends for 2020.
Eric and Jenn talk about speculative YA, and their wishlists for YA writers who should take on comic characters.
Kelly and Eric talk about YA book-writing duos then highlight some of the fall titles that are falling under the radar -- but shouldn't.
Kelly and Eric talk about YA books that'd make great picks for college freshman to prepare for their school lives, then scream about their huge fall YA TBR lists.
Kelly digs into It’s Ok If You Don’t Love Me, tennis, classism, and regional identity in this final Hey YA: Extra ...