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Eric and Kelly talk about their favorite YA books of the year so far, highlight 2019 YA comics, and scream about the upcoming Hunger Games prequel.

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“Untitled Panem Novel”

We Hunt The Flame by Hafsah Faizal

Slay by Brittney Morris

I’m Not Dying With You Tonight by Gilly Segal and Kimberly Jones

Love Is One Of The Choices by Norma Klein

We Set The Dark On Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia

Rayne and Delilah’s Midnight Matinee by Jeff Zentner

Heroine by Mindy McGinnis

Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay

Black Enough edited by Ibi Zoboi

Hot Dog Girl by Jennifer Dugan

Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me by Mariko Tamaki, illustrated by Rosemary Valero O’Connell

The Giver by Lois Lowry

Mooncakes by Suzanne Walker and Wendy Xu

Bloom by Kevin Panetta

I Was Their American Dream by Malaka Gharib

Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson and Emily Carroll