January 31, 2011

School visit expert and author Alexis O’Neill will be my guest on an upcoming podcast. If you want to ask her questions, here are ways to do that… Leave a message (like you would on any answering machine) The number is 888-522-1929.   Record your message on your iPhone or other device and email me the…

January 26, 2011

Jim Averbeck is the talent behind the new picture book, Except If, and the fabulous ALA “red carpet” interviews. Have a listen!  How to listen: Subscribe for your iPod/iPhone at iTunes Subscribe for your Zune NOW AVAILABLE FOR ANDROID!  Download this episode by clicking here.   Show Notes Episode #28Guest: Jim AverbeckFollow him on Twitter: @JimAverbeck Want to…

January 22, 2011

Katie Davis Children’s Books: wtnh.com This month on Good Morning, CT, I talked about how when people read books they get to live vicariously though the characters and live lives they otherwise wouldn’t get to experience. Lots of times, kids learn about people who are nothing like them, or absorb the values of the characters….

January 19, 2011

What is the Order of Odd Fish and do you have enough insubstantial and useless interests to qualify for knighthood?  How to listen: Subscribe for your iPod/iPhone at iTunes Subscribe for your Zune NOW AVAILABLE FOR ANDROID!  Download this episode by clicking here.   Show Notes Episode #27Guest: James KennedyBetsy Bird Review: The House of Dolls by Francesca…

January 18, 2011

I am now part of “a coalition of respected children’s trade book authors developing their books for electronic media.” We started a group blog, and I’ve written the latest entry, which you can read below, or at the new blog. You should click here and check out the new blog because it’s really pretty. 😎…

January 14, 2011

Should the N-word be taken out of Huck Finn? Dr. Alan Gribben talks about why he changed the words of the greatest American writer.  How to listen: Subscribe for your iPod/iPhone at iTunes Subscribe for your Zune NOW AVAILABLE FOR ANDROID!  Download this episode by clicking here.   Show Notes Episode #26Guest: Dr. Alan GribbenWant to keep the…

January 12, 2011

Listen to Dr. Cuthbert Soup, Director of the Nat’l Center for Unsolicited Advice!  How to listen: Subscribe for your iPod/iPhone at iTunes Subscribe for your Zune NOW AVAILABLE FOR ANDROID!  Download this episode by clicking here. To see other episode listings, just click the “i” on the media player.   Show Notes Episode #25Guest: Dr. Cuthbert SoupBetsy Bird…

January 11, 2011

Listen to Betsy Bird’s review of The Dreamer from my very first podcast! Sorry about the audio quality!  How to listen: Subscribe for your iPod/iPhone at iTunes Subscribe for your Zune NOW AVAILABLE FOR ANDROID!  Download this episode by clicking here. To see other episode listings, just click the “i” on the media player.   Show Notes  Author/illustrator…