October 16, 2015

Brain Burps About Books Podcast #244 How to Get Author School Visits Tips for getting author visits & what to do when you get there Announcements Enter the Institute for Writer’s PreK Writing Contest! There will be $1300 in prizes awarded and you could win. For all the details visit www.instituteforwriters.com/prekcontest or text PREKCONTEST to…

The Unforgettable Season by Phil Bildner
May 30, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Podcast #180 Batter Up! Phil Bildner’s On Deck An Interview with Children’s Author Phil Bildner If you’re a listener, would you please help the show by clicking here to fill out this short anonymous survey? In this week’s episode you’ll hear about my upcoming exploits at Book Expo America (BEA). questions…

August 7, 2013

Like this podcast? Click this link to tweet it! Show Notes Episode #146 – Part 2 Why This Week is in Two Parts Lisa B. Marshall’s book is called Smart Talk and knows all about effective communication. I, however, was so enthralled with what she had to say, I forgot how to run an interview…

July 31, 2013

Like this podcast? Click this link to tweet it! Show Notes Episode #145 – Part 1 Why This Week is in Two Parts Lisa B. Marshall knows all about Smart Talk and effective communication and was so chock full of information, and had so many great answers that before I knew it I had a show that…

May 12, 2012

You really need to click on these to see the looks on the kids faces. I was asking them to make expressions I then drew on characters in a story we created together. It was a great way to illustrate beginning, middle and end, and the power of imagination and storytelling! Those kids rocked!

May 18, 2011

This is a fascinating interview with author/illustrator Barney Saltzberg about his school visit tour of China. Subscribe for: iPod, iPhone & iTunes / Zune / Android Or click to download. In this episode you will hear my new “high tech” recording studio! how a school visit in China is not like a school visit in…

May 15, 2011

I’m so excited! Jerry and I are being whisked off to Grand Cayman and Miami for a book tour, generously sponsored by the fabulous book store, Books & Books! If you’re in either area, I hope you’ll stop by and see us – we have lots of fun presentations planned, and goodies to giveaway, too!…

May 14, 2011

The first in my series from the New England Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Conference! Subscribe for: iPod, iPhone & iTunes / Zune / Android   Or click to download. Melinda Beavers is the talented illustrator who did the NESCBWI logo for this conference. In this episode you will hear lots! faculty members…