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Best Youngadultbooks podcasts we could find (updated November 2019)
Best Youngadultbooks podcasts we could find
Updated November 2019
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From great new books to favorite classic reads, from news to the latest in on-screen adaptations, Hey YA is here to elevate the exciting world of young adult lit.
 
Are you a teacher or parent who longs to connect with your teens on a deeper level? Yearns to be there for them in their life-is-too-big moments? Wants to share life lessons with them – without sounding like an afterschool special? Then you’re in the right place! Join The Ish Girl (aka Amy Kelly) as she shares fresh ideas, strategies, and resources for connecting with teens. From body image to bullying, academic pressure to addiction, Amy will give you the tools to broach a variety of hot to ...
 
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Kelly and Eric talk about underrated YA gems of the last decade and highlight great reads for Native American History Month. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot’s TBR, Supernova by Marissa Meyer, and Rebel by Marie Lu. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign u ...…
 
What to read next? Life has been incredibly busy over the past couple of months, and I can’t wait for the holidays to arrive – so I can tackle my “What to Read Next” list – aka my TBR stack (To-Be-Read, in case you’re not up on reading lingo. 😉) In the Show Notes for this episode, you’ll find all the books I talk about, in alphabetical order, o ...…
 
Everyone Has an Innate Need to Belong This is especially true in the teen years when kids tend to want to belong and fit it somewhere. It’s a healthy part of their development, this drive to figure out who they are, and who they are not, and where their place is in this world. If you stop and think about it, many of the stories we love are abou ...…
 
Kelly and guest host Amanda Nelson talk about crossover reads, as well as their Swiss Army YA recommendations. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot’s Blind Date With A Book, Penguin Random House Audio, and A Map of Days by Ransom Riggs. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recomm ...…
 
Arguments and Confrontation and Frustration, Oh MY! I don’t know about you, but I really hate confrontation. Whether it’s with Philip, my husband, or with one of my teens, it is not something I enjoy. But like most families, we’ve had our fair share of arguments. When Philip and I were first married, the whole conflict thing was really hard. We ...…
 
Why Use Connection Questions? What would it look like if you could meaningfully connect with your teens whenever you wanted to? It’s an intriguing question isn’t it, whether you’re a teacher or a parent. How about this one: What would it look like for the teens in your life to come visit you in twenty years and tell you what an impact you made ...…
 
Kelly and Eric talk about the return of vampires and go deep into YA book cover trends for 2020. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot’s Blind Date With A Book, I'm Not Dying With You Tonight, and What Makes Us. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our ...…
 
THE CHALLENGE TO LIVE LOVE It’s easy to feel swallowed up by the despair, depression, and grit of this broken world we live in. The lack of humanity we witness, the level of disconnect we see among different groups in our nation, the large scale devastation caused by natural disasters that seem to pop up with alarming regularity – it can feel l ...…
 
Middle School Teachers MUST Connect with Their Students – Here are 5 Reasons Why A SHIFT IN PERSPECTIVE Recently, I’ve watched several close friends walk through devastating losses. We’re all still dealing with the fallout – grief, confusion, and trying to figure out a new normal. As you might imagine, my heart is a bit raw and my perspective h ...…
 
Eric and Jenn talk about speculative YA, and their wishlists for YA writers who should take on comic characters. This episode is sponsored by Read This Book, The Grey Sisters by Jo Treggiari, and Bezkamp by Samuel Sattin and Jen Hickman. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recomme ...…
 
TURNING THE TABLES If you listened to the last episode of connection not perfection, you know that I shared some things that parents wished their kids’ middle school teachers knew. And I promised that this week I’d be turning the tables – which is exactly what’s happening today – I’m talking about 7 secrets middle school teachers wish parents k ...…
 
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. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot’s Mystery Giveaway, Libro.fm, and Penguin Random House Audio’s Frankly In Love by David Yoon. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. To ge ...…
 
THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SHIFT Whether they’re long past it or deep in the middle of it (hah – no pun intended,) you’ve probably experienced the dramatic shift that happens when kids go from elementary to middle school. More independence and responsibility for students, less involvement for parents. The shift is a good thing – it is absolutely the rig ...…
 
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. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot’s Mystery Giveaway, Have A Little Faith In Me by Sonia Hartl, and Crown of Coral and Pearl by Mara Rutheford. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, ...…
 
The Thought Model It takes practice to use the thought model – a self-coaching concept that is helpful in creating lasting life changes. The thought model uses circumstances, thoughts, feelings, and actions to categorize every aspect of life, in order to identify and change unintentional patterns. It’s a simple process, but not always easy. The ...…
 
The Self-Coaching Model This self-coaching model was developed by Brooke Castillo, who describes it as a “law of nature. It’s a way of categorizing everything that happens to you in the world. It’s an intentional slowing down of your thought process to understand what’s driving the results we get in our lives in order to be more intentional. It ...…
 
Kelly and Eric celebrate their 50th episode and 2nd podcast anniversary with 50 rapid-fire backlist YA recommendations. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, No Ivy League by Hazel Newlevant, and The Undoing of Thistle Tate by Katelyn Detweiler. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. To get even more ...…
 
For Middle School Teachers Welcome to the second half of the conversation I started last week! The spotlight is on first-year middle school teachers and tips and strategies they can use as they launch their careers in the classroom. And in case you didn't catch the first half of our discussion, here's the expert I'm talking to. My Special Guest ...…
 
Kelly and special guest Brandy Colbert talk about Norma Klein’s Mom, The Wolfman, and Me, well-rendered non-traditional family dynamics, city life for 11-year-olds, and more in this Hey YA: Extra Credit episode. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our What’s Up ...…
 
First-Year Teachers Not too long ago, I decided to make a small pivot with Connection Not Perfection, to fold teachers into the mix. As a former middle school teacher, I know how important it is to connect with your students. It's my passion to support beginning middle school teachers as they launch their careers in the classroom. This episode ...…
 
Kelly and guest host Tirzah Price talk about 2019’s queer YA offerings and dive deep into the full-names-in-book-titles trend. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders and Swipe Right for Murder by James Patterson. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign u ...…
 
There's Something About Sweetie I am so excited to welcome you to the CNP Summer Book Club 2019 Discussion! We're talking all about There's Something About Sweetie by Sandhya Menon. What I have for you is pretty special – my daughter and one of her best friends are joining me to talk about the book. First, I want to give the girls a brief intro ...…
 
Kelly digs into No More Saturday Nights, the lack of teen fathers in YA, and more in this Hey YA: Extra Credit episode. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our What’s Up in YA newsletter! Show Notes: No More Saturday Nights by Norma Klein Kirkus Review Hey YA E ...…
 
Eric and Kelly talk about vacations from hell and then share ghost stories to be enjoyed on said vacations. This episode is sponsored by #BookSquadGoals and TBR: Tailored Book Recommendations. 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 new ...…
 
The Dog Days of Summer If you’re like me, you’re hitting the dog days of summer, when the thrill of being out of school has diminished a bit, siblings are starting to get on each other’s nerves, and you’re wondering if your house will ever be clean again. You might be thinking, “When’s the first day of school again?” Believe me, I’m with you! M ...…
 
Kelly and special guest Tom Ryan talk about Norma Klein’s Breaking Up, progressive representation of queer couples, toxic adults, and more in this Hey YA: Extra Credit episode. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our What’s Up in YA newsletter! Show Notes: Keep ...…
 
Eric and Kelly talk about trends in YA this year they’ve seen, as well as offer up some cool reading for summer and hot reading for winter. This episode is sponsored by #BookSquadGoals Podcast and The Best Lies by Sarah Lyu. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sig ...…
 
Kelly talks about Norma Klein’s Love Is One Of The Choices, immature adult figures, and student-teacher relationships in the third Hey YA: Extra Credit episode. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our What’s Up in YA newsletter! Show Notes: Love Is One Of The C ...…
 
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. This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm and The Virtue of Sin by Shannon Schruen. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up f ...…
 
Strategies to connect with a difficult teen who is shutting you out Know your kid better than anyone else – and how they’ve changed Know their “tells” – and respond accordingly Be willing to wait Try to create opportunities later DON’T pepper them with questions – it might shut them down If you don’t remember to go back to it – have grace with ...…
 
Kelly talks about Norma Klein’s Family Secrets, problematic weight stuff, and childish adults on the second Hey YA: Extra Credit episode. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our What’s Up in YA newsletter! Show Notes: Kirkus Review of Family Secrets (scroll dow ...…
 
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. This episode is sponsored by All The Books, Where You End and I Begin by Preston Norton, from Disney Publishing Worldwide and Amazon Publishing. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple ...…
 
Welcome to Episode 50 of Connection Not Perfection!! I’ve reflected a lot about why I started CNP in the first place – and how I want it to impact you, and your teens. I know all the reasons I began, and why I keep showing up, but I don’t always lay it out there and share with you guys. And sometimes talking about it just feels weird, because I ...…
 
Kelly talks about Norma Klein’s Domestic Arrangements, manipulative adults, and teen love on the first Hey YA: Extra Credit episode. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our What’s Up in YA newsletter! Show Notes: Kirkus Review of Domestic Arrangements Domestic ...…
 
Eric and Kelly talk about abortion and reproductive rights in YA, highlight summer reads (and not in the way you imagine), and share their summer TBRs. This episode is sponsored by Audible, Birthday by Meredith Russo, and BookCon. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign u ...…
 
FEATURING: ALLY CARTER Today, I’m featuring Ally Carter, author of the Gallagher Girls series, the Heist Society series, and many more. Her books feature kick-butt heroines and fast-paced action, with a lot of mystery thrown in for good measure. I’ve had the privilege of seeing Ms. Carter speak at a couple of teen book festivals. I’m happy to r ...…
 
Eric and Kelly talk about teens who love gardens and the outdoors, as well as the wave of excellent YA books about music hitting shelves this year. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, The Lost Coast by Amy Rose Capetta, and Again, But Better by Christina Riccio. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get ...…
 
PARENTING IS A THANKLESS JOB I there’s one thing I know about parenting them, it’s that it’s not just a thankless job – it’s one where I’m being critiqued. Often, and harshly. I want to give you a super huge reminder that you are doing a great job with your kids. You totally don’t suck at it – no matter what they’re telling you. And while that ...…
 
Eric, Kelly, and special guest Alyssa Wees talk about debut YA novels, dark fairy tales, and haunted billboards. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, The Lovely And The Lost by Jennifer Lynn Barnes, and TBR from Book Riot. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, si ...…
 
Biggest Takeaways: GIRLS TRIP Recently, I went on an unusual girls’ trip. It was four-day journey from Texas to Missouri, and what made it different were the people I was with. My 89-year-old Granny, my 71-year-old Mom, my 44-year-old sister and I make the trek to visit my 60-year-old aunt in Kansas City. A PASSION FOR READING Now, if you know ...…
 
Eric and Kelly talk about YA prom stories and great verse novels for National Poetry Month. This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, Never-Contented Things by Sarah Porter, and BookCon. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our What’s Up in YA newsletter! Show Note ...…
 
Eric and Kelly talk about climate fiction and YA books set all around the world. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, Inebriated, and Haphaven. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for our What’s Up in YA newsletter! Show Notes: SHOUT by Laurie Halse And ...…
 
I’m back after a week of traveling with my two teens over their spring break, as we toured colleges and visited family and old friends. As we made our way across the Midwest, we heard bits and pieces of the scandal that was breaking – ironically – over parents bribing their kids into prestigious universities. I had plenty of time to think about ...…
 
Eric and Kelly talk about YA adaptations of all stripes and share their spring YA TBRs. This episode is sponsored by Book Riot Insiders, The Iliad by Gareth Hinds, and Chicken Girl by Heather Smith from Penguin Teen Canada. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recommendations, sign up for o ...…
 
Biggest Takeaways: Miranda Kenneally is a prolific writer who really nails the teen experience. Her books are thought-provoking, entertaining, and riveting - and full of hot-topic issues that are great for discussion with your teen. Here's my scoop on this long-time favorite of mine. PERSONAL DISH From Manchester, TN Went to school in Washingto ...…
 
Eric and Kelly talk about the YA books they’ve read that no one else has read and highlight a wealth of excellent teen books to read for Women’s History Month. This episode is sponsored by Libro.fm, An Affair of Poisons by Addie Thorley, and Flatiron Books. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news ...…
 
Biggest Takeaways Building trust is something our teens – and we – do with every choice we make. You’re either building trust or breaking it, there’s no in between. How is your teen building trust when it comes to being responsible? Being honest? Having integrity and character? Your actions, decisions, and expectations communicate your trustwor ...…
 
Happy Birthday Connection Not Perfection! This week marks the 1-year anniversary of the first Connection Not Perfection episode! To celebrate and show my appreciation for all your support, I compiled the 15 best takeaways from aaalllll the episodes I published during the past 12 months. Thanks so much for the way you care about teens and want t ...…
 
Eric and Kelly talk about great adult titles for YA readers and dig into book covers that deserve great redesigns. This episode is sponsored by Audible, Epic Reads, publisher of The Blood Spell and Simon & Schuster, publisher of Crown of Feathers. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS, Apple Podcasts, or Stitcher. To get even more YA news and recomm ...…
 
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