Far from being a reason for shame, reading young adult fiction can be a joy and enrichment for adult
readers. Differing points of view, new questions about the world: YA has much to teach adults.
Hannah Jayne is the author of young adult thrillers and urban fantasy. Her novel Truly, Madly, Deadly, about a teen dealing with an overzealous “admirer,” was a 2013 Teen Choice Book of the Year Nominee.
Tim J. Myers
Tim J. Myers is a writer, storyteller, songwriter, and a senior lecturer at Santa Clara University. He writes for adults, children, and adolescents. TimMyersStorySong.com
Jandy Nelson is author of the critically acclaimed YA novels I’ll Give You the Sun and The Sky Is Everywhere, which have been translated collectively into over 35 languages.
She lives in San Francisco.