45: I’m Not Stephen King’s Publicist
Kelly and special guest Sarah Dessen talk about teen life today, how YA has grown and changed in the last two decades, and what “strong female characters” means.
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The Rest of the Storyby Sarah Dessen
The Poet Xby Elizabeth Acevedo
Little Fires Everywhereby Celest Ng
Itby Stephen King
Speakby Laurie Halse Anderson
Cutby Patricia McCormick
Twilightby Stephenie Meyer
There’s Something About Sweetieby Sandhya Menon
Dear Martinby Nic Stone
Slayby Brittney Morris
Sixteenby Megan McCafferty
A Summer to Dieby Lois Lowry
Ashby Malinda Lo
Freaky Fridayby Mary Rodgers
A Billion for Borisby Mary Rodgers
The Hate U Giveby Angie Thomas
With The Fire on Highby Elizabeth Acevedo
The Hunger Gamesby Suzanne Collins
On Writingby Stephen King
For listeners itching to know more about the authors we dove into, you’ll do well looking up books by Jacqueline Woodson, Walter Dean Myers, Julie Anne Peters, David Levithan, Neal Schusterman, Jennifer Smith, and Deb Caletti.
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