September 24, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Episode #196 How the Elementary Librarian Makes Money Online An interview with Jocelyn Sams Announcements You still have time to register for a free webinar where you’ll learn about Scrivener with The Scrivener Coach (aka the nicest guy around, my friend Joe) Go to https://www.katiedavis.com/joe to sign  up! Club Burp-a-Palooza It’s only .19¢…

September 18, 2013

Show Notes for Brain Burps About Books Podcast Episode #147 Want to tweet about this show? Click here! In this week’s show a review by Julie Falatko of Moonday by Adam Rex new Twitter for Beginner’s package in honor of Banned Books Week, an interview with author Dennis Miller and the librarian who banned his book, Scott…

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 10, 2012

What makes a great visit? A librarian like Roseann Davidson at Roosevelt Elementary in Long Island. What did she do? She read all my books – even the out of print ones – to the kids for weeks. She conducted an author study. She got the kids excited about books. She and her staff sold…

January 4, 2012

Subscribe for: iPod, iPhone & iTunes / Zune / Android   This episode originally aired April 11, 2011   Finally! Library Week is here and I can share all the wonderful mini-interviews I have been recording since January! Enjoy it! In this episode you will listen to songs, jokes, and stories about how libraries and…

October 22, 2011

Come see me tomorrow! Join me and Sarah Darer Littman and others at the New York State Reading Conference Authors Fair, tomorrow at the Rye Town Hilton, 2-5pm. Though I won’t be selling books (they couldn’t get a vendor and I don’t want to get in trouble with NY State sales tax), I will have…

June 29, 2011

This is a heartbreaking yet fascinating episode with masters library student and master musician Sarah Parker talk about her inspiring time in Africa working in the Village of Hope teaching kids to read. I hope it inspires you as much as talking to her did me. Subscribe for: iPod, iPhone & iTunes / Zune /…