Act YA Age

A YA Lit Podcast

About the show

Follow along as two adults dive into young adult books and series in order to unpack the universal appeal of the genre that transcends age and gender barriers.

Episodes and Blog Entries

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    BONUS RAVEN CYCLE MATERIAL by Maggie Stiefvater

    Episode  |  February 26th, 2021  |  1 hr 23 mins
    books, call down the hawk, maggie stiefvater, opal, the dreamer trilogy, the raven boys, the raven cycle, the raven king, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We tackle the ancillary material from THE RAVEN CYCLE by Maggie Stiefvater with a special guest!

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    THE RAVEN KING PT 2 by Maggie Stiefvater

    Episode  |  February 19th, 2021  |  1 hr 45 mins
    books, maggie stiefvater, the raven boys, the raven cycle, the raven king, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dive into part two of Maggie Stiefvater's THE RAVEN KING with a special guest!

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    THE RAVEN KING PT 1 by Maggie Stiefvater

    Episode  |  February 12th, 2021  |  2 hrs 4 mins
    books, maggie stiefvater, the raven boys, the raven cycle, the raven king, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dive into part one of Maggie Stiefvater's THE RAVEN KING with a special guest!

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    BLUE LILY, LILY BLUE PT 2 by Maggie Stiefvater

    Episode  |  February 5th, 2021  |  1 hr 51 mins
    blue lily lily blue, books, maggie stiefvater, the raven cycle, ya, ya lit, ya literature, young adult, young adult lit, young adult lit podcast

    We tackle part two of Maggie Stiefvater's BLUE LILY, LILY BLUE with a special guest!

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    BLUE LILY, LILY BLUE PT 1 by Maggie Stiefvater

    Episode  |  January 29th, 2021  |  1 hr 47 mins
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dive into part one of Maggie Stiefvater's BLUE LILY, LILY BLUE with a special guest!

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    THE DREAM THIEVES PT 2 by Maggie Stiefvater

    Episode  |  January 22nd, 2021  |  1 hr 56 mins
    books, maggie stiefvater, the dream thieves, the raven cycle, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We tackle chapters 31-the end of Maggie Stiefvater's THE DREAM THIEVES - book 2 of THE RAVEN CYCLE!

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    THE DREAM THIEVES PT 1 by Maggie Stiefvater

    Episode  |  January 15th, 2021  |  1 hr 40 mins
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dive into chapters 1-30 of Maggie Stiefvater's excellent THE DREAM THIEVES - book 2 of THE RAVEN CYCLE!

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    THE RAVEN BOYS by Maggie Stiefvater

    Episode  |  January 8th, 2021  |  1 hr 38 mins
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We begin our TRC journey with book one: THE RAVEN BOYS by Maggie Stiefvater

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    RED, WHITE, AND ROYAL BLUE by Casey McQuiston

    Episode  |  December 18th, 2020  |  1 hr 42 mins
    books, casey mcquiston, new adult, queer romance, red white and royal blue, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dive into Casey McQuiston's outstanding debut New Adult novel, RED, WHITE, AND ROYAL BLUE

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    KING OF SCARS by Leigh Bardugo

    Episode  |  December 11th, 2020  |  1 hr 24 mins
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dig into Leigh Bardugo's continued Grishaverse with KING OF SCARS

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    SIX OF CROWS and CROOKED KINGDOM by Leigh Bardugo

    Episode  |  December 4th, 2020  |  2 hrs 9 mins
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dive into Leigh Bardugo's fantastic SIX OF CROWS duology with the return of special guest Jessie!

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    SHADOW AND BONE Trilogy by Leigh Bardugo

    Episode  |  November 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 41 mins
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We tackle the SHADOW AND BONE trilogy (SHADOW AND BONE, SIEGE AND STORM, RUIN AND RISING) by Leigh Bardugo with a special guest!

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    BONUS: YALL Fest!

    Episode  |  November 17th, 2020  |  49 mins 40 secs
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    All about this year's virtual Young Adult Literature Fest with some special guests!

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    THE SCORPIO RACES by Maggie Stiefvater

    Episode  |  November 6th, 2020  |  1 hr 8 mins
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dive into Maggie Stiefvater's beautiful Celtic mythology-inspired THE SCORPIO RACES with a special guest!

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    CEMETERY BOYS by Aiden Thomas

    Episode  |  October 30th, 2020  |  1 hr 6 mins
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dig into Aiden Thomas's outstanding debut, CEMETERY BOYS, with a very special guest!

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    AUTOBOYOGRAPHY by Christina Lauren

    Episode  |  October 23rd, 2020  |  1 hr 2 mins
    books, ya, ya lit, ya literature

    We dive into AUTOBOYOGRAPHY by Christina Lauren with a special guest!