Hey Ya

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.


All Episodes

#32: Olds Like Us

Eric and Kelly pack your gift-giving itineraries and your TBRs with YA books. Sponsored byBook Riot Insiders,Dragonshadowby Elle Katharine White, andSo Doneby Paula Chase. Hey YA is available onApple...

#31: Pterodactly Boyfriend, Again

Eric and Kelly talk about the Goodreads Choice awards in YA (and the lack of nonfiction for young readers), this year’s Best Of lists so far, and highlight funny...

#29: Perfect For Fans of Magic Mike

Eric and Kelly talk about recent YA releases that you may have missed, great explorations of friendship in YA, and highlight some 2019 titles to get on your radar....

#28: Can We Even Say That Word?

Eric and Kelly dive into the big, wide world of YA anthologies and shout about excellent YA books from small and indie presses. Hey YA is sponsored byConfessions of...

#27: Oh, and Zombies

Eric, Kelly, and special guest Patrick Flores talk about YA road trip novels, this year’s National Book Award long list titles in Young People’s Literature, and highlight a wealth...

#25: Are You Or Someone You Know Suffering From Romance?

Eric and Kelly talk about the soap incident, then delve into great YA romances, must-read YA comics, and wrap up the show sharing the books they’re still planning to...

Episode 23: Dark Playtime Stuff

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#22: Hatchet Harder

Kelly and Eric discuss a disturbing call for censorship in South Carolina, offer up what their YA summer reading list for teens (and adults!) would look like, and discuss...

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