Today’s guest is Biologist and Assistant Research Specialist at the Center for Watershed Sciences at the University of California, Davis, California, Miranda Tilcock! Miranda's been featured on "Science Friday" for her science contributions and she's just the expert to teach you how to do your part in caring for our watersheds!
I was thrilled to talk with the creator of the amazing "Friends With Fins" YouTube channel, actress & author of 3 wonderful children's books, Jaclyn Friedlander! Jaclyn is a marine conservationist & environmental activist & true inspiration! Get ready to learn a lot and share lots of smiles!
I was honored to interview Watersheds Expert & Author of “Upstream, Downstream: Exploring Watershed Connections,” Rowena Rae! Having earned two biology degrees, as well as a Masters degree in Science writing, Rowena is as knowledgeable as they come & you will walk away from this video informed & ready to do your part in saving save our watersheds!
Jennifer is truly a literacy hero, changing kids' lives one read at a time, and it was an honor and privilege to speak with her on E Train Talks! Jennifer is a supercharged literacy hero and champion of the reading kind, in fact, Jennifer’s Bess the Book Bus shares around 50,000 books with kids in dozens of states across the US each year. And, in 2022, Bess the Book Bus celebrated its 20th birthday and gave away their millionth book! I have so much admiration for what Jennifer is doing and I’m beyond thrilled to have Jennifer here today to share her amazing story.
Follow Jennifer's amazing literacy adventure: https://bessthebookbus.org/
In this interview I speak with Catherine Arguelles, the debut author of one of my 2022 favorite middle grade realistic fiction reads, FLIP TURNS! Watch as we learn about Catherine's interesting story, as well as find out why you'll want your next read to be FLIP TURNS! Find out what Catherine is up to next at: www.catherinearguelles.com
What a fun and engaging interview! I have always adored middle-grade author Janae Marks' books, and when I was given the chance to interview the one and only writer of the ZOE WASHINGTON series and A SOFT PLACE TO LAND, I was thrilled! You'll learn so much from my discussion with the Janae. From her time in musical theater, to the ongoing production of the ZOE WASHINGTON movie, to discussing Janae's newest novel, ON AIR WITH ZOE WASHINGTON, and much more! It was truly a magical day and I'm so grateful I could meet and chat with Jane. Now it's your turn to enjoy our talk! Be sure to follow Janae's writing journey at: https://www.janaemarks.com/
I had the true honor of interviewing one of my all-time favorite middle-grade authors, creator of the SPY SCHOOL, CHARLIE THORNE, FUNJUNGLE, SPACE BASE ALPHA, and the ONCE UPON A TIME series, along with many more epic stories, Stuart Gibbs! Stuart is not just a New York Times bestselling author, but he’s also worked in television and movies and recently had a graphic novel published by DC Comics. Stuart has done it all, and his writing journey is only just beginning. You can follow Stuart Gibbs on social media and on his website at: https://stuartgibbs.com
It was such an incredible honor to sit down virtually and talk with the fascinating author, A.S. King. Amy Sarig King, is the award winning author of the novel ATTACK OF THE BLACK RECTANGLES, as well as many other intriguing Middle Grade and YA reads. Watch our thought-provoking interview and see why you'll want to dive into one of Amy's entertaining reads ASAP! Be sure to follow A.S. King's writing journey on social media and on her website at: www.as-king.com
In this episode of E Train Talks, I'm joined by the incredibly talented, thought provoking and award-winning historical fiction storyteller, author Alda P. Dobbs. Watch as we discuss Alda's two heartwarming novels, BAREFOOT DREAMS OF PETRA LUNA & THE OTHER SIDE OF THE RIVER, as well as learn about her writing journey.
You can follow Alda at: www.aldapdobbs.com
In this interview, I speak with New York Times Bestselling middle-grade author and award winning Newbery honoree Sheila Turnage, the author of the thrilling THREE TIMES LUCKY SERIES, as well as her newest non-fiction mystery, page turner, ISLAND OF SPIES! Watch and learn about Sheila's interesting writing journey! It was an absolute honor to talk with Sheila and I know you'll love hearing her story and much as I did!
Follow Sheila on social media and on her website at: https://www.sheilaturnage.com/
I had the honor of sitting down virtually with the award winning writer of entertaining, suspenseful and important historical fiction and non-fiction middle grade novels, author Steve Sheinkin. Steve has lived a fascinating life, and it shows in his stories, filled with knowledge, interesting facts and historical information, yet written in a way that keeps you wanting to read more! Readers learn without even trying! Listen in on our conversation and find out why Steve Sheinkin is one of my all time favorite writing and everything books heroes!
Follow Steve's writing journey on social media and at: http://stevesheinkin.com/
In this interview I spotlight the kindness heroes, behind "Project Smile AZ." Co-founded by two amazing brothers, Hurshneet and Pravneet, they have been helping to bring smiles and hope to thousands of people in need! Watch our talk, and learn more about these two incredible teens. They are on a mission to spread kindness all across the globe and I'm so proud to be able to share their wonderful story! Be sure to follow their journey, or better yet, help them spread more smiles! Thank you for all that you do! Follow Project Smile AZ on social media and at: www.projectsmileaz.org
I was beyond excited to interview Alyssa Rosenberg, an Opinion Columnist at The Washington Post! Fun Fact: At just eight years old, Alyssa started a book review column in a local newspaper? Pretty fantastic right?!
Alyssa is the writer behind the "To Build a Delightful Library for Kids, Start With These 99 Books" opinion piece, where she asked parents across the political spectrum for three book recommendations that they believe need to be in every child's library. Alyssa's article shows that books can truly be a uniting force for all. I'm so inspired by all the amazing work Alyssa does for the book and writing world! Check out her article courtesy of The Washington Post: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2022/12/06/kids-books-recommendations-list-culture-war/
I'm beyond honored to share my interview with the very first American Triathlon Olympic Gold Medalist, Gwen Jorgensen, as well as Gwen's wonderful mother, author Nancy Jorgenson and Gwen's Sister, author and educator, Elizabeth Jorgenson. Together with Gwen, they co-authored the incredible story of Gwen's journey to the Olympic Gold. I can't tell you how excited I am to share this video. Enjoy!
I was thrilled to sit down virtually with my fedora wearing friend, author Shawn Peters, and discuss his newest middle grade novel, Book two of the series, “THE UNFORGETTABLE LOGAN FOSTER AND THE SHADOW OF DOUBT!" I had the best time talking all things books, superheroes, and pet peeves with my author hero Shawn Peters! Follow Shawn Peters on social media and at: https://www.shawnpeterswrites.com/
Rumor Has It, Author Kevin Sylvester has a new book out! I was thrilled to talk with the wonderfully witty and talented author, Kevin Sylvester for the SECOND TIME on E Train Talks, about his newest novel, APARTMENT 713, as well as his amazing writing & illustrating journey! Kevin is the award-winning middle-grade author of truly awesome stories. Some of his novels include, THE FABULOUS ZED WATSON, HOCKY SUPER SIX, THE PUCK DROPS HERE, NEIL FLAMBE & so many more! I love chatting with Kevin and I know you'll enjoy our talk too! Be sure to watch!
You can follow Kevin's journey on social media, as well as on his website at: https://www.kevinsylvester.online/
I was absolutely thrilled to sit down with the award-winning debut middle-grade writer of medieval magic Alysa Wishingrad, the author behind “The Verdigris Pawn!” In our talk, Alysa speaks passionately and profoundly about important middle grade topics & is wonderful human being. This is one interview one you don't want to miss!
Follow Alysa's writing journey here: https://alysawishingrad.com/
Hi I'm E Train. I'm an 11 year old podcaster. In this episode of E Train Talks, I discuss everything books with the story telling legend & #1 New York Times bestselling middle grade historical and realistic fiction Author, Alan Gratz! Alan Gratz is the recipient of the Sydney Taylor Book Award, the National Jewish Book Award, and The Malka Penn Award for Human Rights in Children’s Literature, to name a just a few! Thanks for watching!
I had the honor of sitting down virtually with the AMAZING Torrey Maldonado, author of such heartfelt middle grade books as, TIGHT, WHAT LANE? and his newest novel HANDS (coming out in January 2023)! During our talk, Torrey shares his writing & teaching journey, talks about how comic books impacted his life, and he teaches us what it means to be a wonderful human being! This is one of my favorite interviews! Watch & see why I'm not just a fan of Torrey's books, but I'm a huge fan of the author himself!
I was absolutely thrilled to sit down virtually with the wonderful Canadian storyteller and author of the thrilling "Aggie Morton Mystery Queen" series, Marthe Jocelyn. Marthe writes masterful mysteries that don’t just highly entertain, but also educate and intrigue readers. Not only that, Marthe has written 50 books from board books, to children's reads, to middle grade, to YA! Marthe has been a wonderful supporter of my reading journey and I'm so happy to share everything she's doing to promote literacy, as well as talk about her amazingly entertaining reads! Follow Marthe Jocelyn's writing journey at https://www.marthejocelyn.com/ or at: www.bookflap.ca
I had the best time learning about the brilliant author, S.A. Rodriguez during in our book chat. S.A (or Sallie Anne) Rodriguez, author of the wonderfully written and Junior Library Guild Gold Standard Selection, "Treasure Tracks," is truly an inspiration, and her beautifully written, meaningful novel, will delight and inspire you! Be sure to watch and learn more from our chat! Be sure to follow S.A. Rodrigues's journey at https://sarodriguezbooks.com/
RUMOR HAS IT, Erika Lewis has a new middle-grade novel coming in 2023! Watch my wonderful interview with Erika Lewis, where I interview her a SECOND Time ahead of the release of her newest book, KELCIE MURPHY FOR THE HEART OF DANU coming May 23, 2023, for my first Rumor Has It episode! Erika is the author of the fast-paced and thrilling KELCIE MURPHY AND THE ACADEMY FOR THE UNBREAKABLE ARTS, an American Library Association, gold starred middle-grade read! If you're looking for an entertaining novel, and an author interview that's sure to make you smile, you're in the right book place!
Once upon a time, there weren’t any middle-grade books, especially fairy tale middle-grade books. Middle schoolers were starting to grow tired of the same old Cinderella story or Snow White. Then, one author came along and helped change that. And I’m so honored to share my interview with the trailblazing author Jen Calonita. She along with other writers changed the course of fairy tales forever. Her “Fairy Tale Reform School,” “Lost Legends,” and many other book series are a huge part of the new MG genre. The end, well, not just yet. In fact, she’s just getting started. If you're a fan of fairy tales with a twist, Disney, and everything books, you'll love my book chat with Jen!
I had the true honor of welcoming twelve-year-old fantasy middle-grade debut author of the "The Adventures of Sage Hawkins: The Lost Fairy Chronicles Book 1," Scarlett Hoffman to E Train Talks! Scarlett is a huge Zelda fan & book lover, and I had an amazing time chatting with her about her writing journey. You'll leave our interview inspired & you'll learn a lot too! Be sure to follow Scarlett's writing journey on Instagram @scarletthoffman04!
In honor of my very first Halloween podcast, I interviewed the author of all things thrilling & spooky, Tyler Miller. Tyler writes gripping books that middle graders love, especially those readers who need an extra dose of suspense added to their stories! Tyler is not only a writer of middle grade spooky tales, but he's also a literacy champion! Watch as we talk all things literacy in my very first Halloween Episode!
Watch my interview with the wonderful Middle Grade Author Elly Swartz. Elly is the author of four contemporary middle grade novels. And, not only is Elly an amazing storyteller, but she's also an attorney (WOW)! Elly has been a huge supporter of all of my bookish endeavors, and I was thrilled to have her on my podcast! Learn more about Elly's fascinating life, as well as her writing journey, in our talk!
In this episode of E Train Talks I'm thrilled to be speaking with award winning author Jay Hosler! Jay is an entomologist, bee-enthusiast, TED Talker, and award winning author and illustrator of really cool and informative science-oriented comics and graphic novels! He's also a doctor of biological sciences, as well as a professor at Juniata College, but on top of all that, Jay is truly an all-round amazing person, full of enthusiasm and a love of teaching, writing and sharing knowledge on all things bugs and biology! Thanks for watching!
I had the huge honor of interviewing the one and only film maker and middle-grade author of "The Basketball Game," Hart Snider! Hart is a director, writer, and story editor, who’s edited films and series for CBC, NFB, Paramount Television, Nat Geo, Global, History, Food Network, NBA Canada, and more, and yes, on top of all this, he’s also a published author! Not to mention Hart’s been Honored by the government of Alberta Canada and winner of most inspirational short film, as well as recognized for many of his incredible film and writing projects.
It was an absolutely INCREDIBLE EXPERIENCE interviewing the amazing Author Lisa McMann in-person at Capitol Bookstore in Sacramento, California! Lisa's not only a wonderful person, but she's also the New York Times Bestselling Author of “The Unwanteds,” “The Unwanteds Quests,” and her newest series “The Forgotten Five!” When I say she's a middle-grade author extraordinaire, I truly mean it! If you're a fan of dragons, friendship, and pigs, you'll enjoy not just this interview, but you'll love Lisa's books too!
I’m THRILLED to have talked with the author behind the thrilling, fantasy fiction, adventure quest, SECRET OF THE SHADOW BEASTS! I’m referring to the award-winning middle-grade author, Diane Magras!! Diane is the author of The New York Times Editors' Choice, The Mad Wolf's Daughter, as well as its companion novel, The Hunt for the Mad Wolf's Daughter, and now her newest novel, SECRET OF THE SHADOW BEASTS, WHICH CAME OUT IN in June. I read, more like devoured, and reviewed Diane’s Secret of the Shadow Beasts! If you love adventure, battles, and kids saving the world, you'll love all of Diane's middle-grade reads!
It was an absolute honor to interview the one and only James Ponti! James is both a New York Times & International Bestselling author of NOT ONE, but three Middle-Grade book series, Wow! And, you might also be surprised to hear that James is also an Emmy–nominated television writer and producer who’s worked for television networks, such as Nickelodeon, Disney Channel, and PBS, to name a few! He’s also the recipient of the prestigious EDGAR ALLAN POE AWARD. We discuss all that and more in our entertaining chat! Be on the lookout for "Motherisms" along the way! !
Jerry Craft is leading the fight for change through his groundbreaking graphic novels! From receiving the prestigious John Newbery Medal, to winning the Kirkus Award, Jerry is inspiring the next generation! I'm so honored to have had the chance to talk everything "New Kid" with him! Tune in to my interview with the legendary Jerry Craft, and learn everything from, superheroes and bullying, the publication process, and maybe even a few tidbits about the upcoming "New Kid" movie adaptation! Not to mention, a great discussion on graphic novels! Check out jerrycraft.com for more information!
It was a treat talking everything middl-grade books with author and literacy advocate Gae Polisner on E Train Talks! Gae is the author of numerous mg and ya books, including “The Pull of Gravity, “The Memory of Things,” and “In Sight of Stars,” to name a few, and her newest novel, co-authored with Nora Raleigh Baskin, the fun, entertaining and powerful read, CONSIDER THE OCTOPUS! Gae has been such a huge supporter of my reading journey, and it’s nice to find someone who cares so much about important issues, and even better, tackles the topics in her novels! It was a dream come true to chat with her!
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I had the honor of interviewing Fleur Bradley, the ever so clever and talented author of thrilling novels such as ,the action packed "Double Vision" adventure series, the spooky mystery novel, "Midnight at the Barclay Hotel," and her newest eerie awesome mystery thriller, that I was lucky enough to read and review prior to its release, "Daybreak on Raven Island!" If you're a fan of mystery, ghosts, and everything spooky middle-grade, you'll love Fleur's amazing books!
I had the honor of interviewing none other than the extraordinary Kate Foster, author of "Paws" & "The Bravest Word!" I read Kate’s novel, The Bravest Word and I’m not lying when I say I inhaled this incredibly moving story in one sitting! It’s a book you just can’t put down. A gripping story about an 11 year old boy suffering in silence and the unexpected friendship he makes with Cliff, an abused pup. I absolutely loved The Bravest Word, the story takes you on an emotional journey that leaves a mark on your heart like all of Kate's Writing! If you're a fan of dogs, friendship, and everything middle-grade, Kate's books are perfect for you!
I had the honor of interviewing author extraordinaire, and member of the "Fedora Friends," Shawn Peters! Shawn is the author of the captivating, realistic fiction story with a superhero twist, "The Unforgettable Logan Foster!" This book has everything that makes for a good story, from a brilliant neurodivergent protagonist, Logan, looking for his long-lost little brother, to navigating puberty, not to mention defeating a dangerous villain, and a whole lot more! Shawn is truly an incredbile author, and guess what, book 2 of the Logan Foster series is out next year! I CAN'T WAIT, and after watching this interview, and after watching our book chat, you won't be able to contain your excitement either!! Visit shawnpeterswrites.com for more information about Shawn and all of his writing projects!
I had the wonderful opportunity to interview author, illustrator and literacy advocate, Jarrett Lerner! Jarrett has written and illustrated four graphic novel series! Jarret’s books feature fun and lovable characters, as well as meaningful themes like empathy, acceptance and friendship! Aside from working on books, Jarrett spends a lot of his time advocating for literacy. He co-founded and co-organizes the #KidsNeedMentors and #KidsNeedBooks programs, and he’s the creator of Jarrett Lerner’s Creator Club. All this, plus he makes time to visit schools and libraries spreading reading joy to kids! Jarrett is definitely a literacy hero!
I had the honor of interviewing Lisa Fipps, author of the amazing debut MG Novel-In-Verse "Starfish!" Lisa was the first author to ever read one of my book reviews, and it means the world to me. Without her, I may never have started my book podcast! Join Lisa and I as we discuss journalism, creativity, and Everything Books!
Ruth Behar is truly an inspiration, so it was an honor to interview her on E Train Talks! Ruth’s background is so interesting, she was born in Havana, Cuba to a Jewish-Cuban family, of Sephardic Turkish and Ashkenazi Polish descent, and her colorful Jewish background is seen and felt throughout the pages of her stories, and I’m so thrilled to have Ruth joining E Train Talks today to share her writing journey with us. I actually had the honor of meeting Ruth in a library book club zoom a while back, after reading the beautiful “Letters from Cuba,” which I highly recommend! Ruth's stories are full of culture, love, and delicious food! If you haven't read her novels yet, you NEED to! They're going to warm your heart!
I've interviewed some pretty incredible authors over the course of my podcast, but I was absolutely ecstatic and honored to interview the one and only #1 New York Times Bestselling author of the incredible middle grade fantasy adventures, "Amari and the Night Brothers" and "Amari and the Great Game," middle-grade writing legend, B.B. Alston! This is one for the books! You NEED to check out our book talk! You'll laugh, learn, and be inspired!
In this interview, I talk everything Jewish-themed books with Joanne Levy, author of many middle-grade novels for kids. Joanne has been a supporter of my book journey from the start, so I hold this interview extremely close to my heart! Watch & learn about literacy advocacy, how to fight antisemitism & more! Visit www.joannelevy.com for more information!
n this episode I'm talking with the father & child writing duo, Kevin and Basil Sylvester about their fabulous writing adventures, monsters and road trips! For more info. on the Sylvester writing team check out Kevin's website at: https://www.kevinsylvester.online/
Award-Winning Writers Eric & Paul are two of the most clever authors I've had the chance to talk with. Their silly, yet smart personalities make them a dynamic duo. Join me as we learn about their novel "On the Line," the ins and outs of writing & publishing, and so much more! For more information about these two, check out their Twitter account, and websites! They're two interesting and informative people on the internet!
In this interview, I talk with Dr. Molly Ness, a literacy advocacy champion, host of "End Book Deserts," and founder of the "Coalition for Literacy Equity!" Molly has lead the charge for literacy equity ever since her time with "Teaching America." She's witnessed firsthand the pain young avid readers face when they don't have access to books. Molly doesn't just want change, she wants to be the change! Join Dr. Molly Ness and I as we fight for literacy for all! Watch our book talk to find out more! Join the fight to end book deserts at www.drmollyness.com!
In this interview, I talk everything literacy with the founder of Bernie's Book Bank & the FReadom USA, Brian Floriani! His insights were inspiring & interesting! Be sure to watch our chat to learn the ins and outs of advocating for kids in need of reads! Check out freadomusa.com and berniesbookbank.org for more info!
Words come to Kristin, "like friends holding lanterns up in the dark." In this interview, children's/middle grade author, Kristin Reynolds talks about her writing journey, love of books, and so much more! K.A. Reynolds writes fantastical and inspirational middle grade fiction with powerful messages like, overcoming anxiety, finding your power, and the magic of friendship! Check out our talk and then go check out Kristin's books! Go to www.kareynoldsbooks.com for more information!
In this video I talk "everything books" with Stacy Nockowitz, an educator, literacy advocate, and now Author! Watch and find out about her debut thrilling, Jewish themed, middle grade novel, "The Prince of Steel Pier," as well as, growing up in the 70's!
"The Prince of Steel Pier" will be on the shelves Sept. 1, 2022!
You can Pre-order now!
Follow her writing journey at: https://www.stacynockowitz.com/about
In today's book talk, I chatted with Debut MG Author & Founder of Tween Author Boot Camp, Heather Clark, Author & Executive Director of Teen Author Boot Camp, Jen Jenkins, As well as New York Times Bestselling Author, creator of "Book Drop," Jennifer A. Nielsen. In our discussion, we chat about their literacy advocacy non-profit "Teen/Tween Author Boot Camp," and their upcoming events and partnerships! Watch our interview to find out how you can support their meaningful cause!
Visit teenauthorbootcamp.com for more information!
Are you looking for a thrilling MG adventure with added queer themes and more? Well, I have the book for you! "Sir Callie and the Champions of Helston" is the perfect mix of meaning and excitement! Esme Symes-Smith did a brilliant job on their debut novel! Listen to our interview to find out more about Callie, the writing process, and EVERYTHING BOOKS!
I had a wonderful time interviewing MG Author Amanda Rawson Hill! I learned so much about writing in-verse, cancer research, and how writing what hurts can be therapeutic. You'll learn about all that and more in my interview with Amanda! Follow Amanda Rawson Hill at: https://amandarawsonhill.com/
Meet Sammie Vance! A 13-year-old kindness advocate and fellow podcaster who started the meaningful Sammie's Buddy Bench project, a positive movement to promote friendship, and kindness. Sammie's been featured on the "Today Show," "NBC Nightly News" & has received many notable accolades. Through it all, Sammie shares that "You don't just have to be an adult to make a difference, you can be a kid too!" Such a great talk, and we hope you'll listen! To learn more about Sammie's buddy bench project, check out her website sammiesbuddybenchproject.com
Did you know that C.W. Allen is an aspiring picture book author? I learned so much about writing, MG book recommendations, and the querying process for both MG and PB from extraordinary author C.W. Allen! Be sure to check out her newest novel which just debuted June 7th, 2022 titled "The Secret Benefits of Invisibility," along with her debut "Relatively Normal Secrets!" Want a copy of C.W's novel? Use my affiliate link! Al proceeds go to the literacy advocacy movement! https://amzn.to/3N9cb9v
I had the honor of chatting everything books with Author and Artist Rebekah Lowell! In our talk, we discuss her debut MG novel-in-verse "The Road to After," her experience after escaping domestic abuse, and her work as a querying picture book artist and published author! I learned so much from our book chat, and I know you'll learn something too! Want a copy of Rebekah's Meaningful Story? Use my Amazon Affiliate Link! All proceeds go to the literacy advocacy movement! https://amzn.to/3xqtCwk
I had the honor of interviewing Award-Winning Author Terry C. Jennings about her important Novel-In-Verse, "Pauli Murray: The Life of a Pioneering Feminist and Civil Rights Activist!" The story touches on relevant topics like equality, social justice, and feminism! Want to learn more about Terry's books, and about the inspiring life of Pauli Murray? Listen to my interview with Terry C. Jennings! Also, want a copy of Terry's biography-in-verse? Here's a link to purchase a copy! All proceeds go to the literacy advocacy movement! https://amzn.to/3xaZfLe
Jennifer Nielsen has been such a big inspiration for me! I love her "Ascendance Series," and when she sent me a copy of "Lines of Courage," I knew it was going to be a fantastic read, but I had no idea how much I'd fall in love with the characters, themes, and plot. "Lines of Courage" is available to the public starting May 17th, 2022. Go order a copy right now using my affiliate link! All proceeds go to promoting literacy! Here's the link: https://amzn.to/3lfbQqe
Salma has been such a positive force for me on social media. Her novel "The Secret Diary of Mona Hasan" is a new favorite of mine. The story touches on many important themes.
My interview with Salma was amazing.
We spoke of never giving up, always looking on the bright side, and keeping our imaginations alive!
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I had no idea I'd learn so much about books and plays from my chat with Alyssa. She knows so much, and she's only written two books and a couple plays (so far)! She really is a fast and well-educated learner! It was an honor to chat with Alyssa, and I know that you'll learn a lot in our interesting interview. Also, if you like talking with your hands, you'll love our conversations!
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Emily Barth Isler, author of the important and powerful novel "AfterMath," is an award-winning actress and author. She's done so much, and is only just getting started. When I planned our chat, I had no idea I'd learn so much about books, acting, and writing, and I know you'll learn a lot too!
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In honor of #TeacherAppreciationWeek, I interviewed Elizabeth Blye, a middle school teacher-librarian at Ossining Middle School in Ossining, New York. She's also a #literacy advocate who promotes literature at every possible opportunity! Elizabeth has done so much to promote #reading, and she's just getting started! Watch my interview with Elizabeth to learn more about her inspiring career!
John Gallagher is one of the most fascinating authors I've ever spoken with. He has a way about him that makes you smile. Watch my video to find out more!
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In this video, I interview Erika Lewis, author of the middle-grade novel Kelcie Murphy and the Academy for the Unbreakable Arts! To learn more about Erika Lewis, check out her website erikalewis.com as well as on Twitter @ErikaElyLewis
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The Missing Piece of Charlie O’Reilly by Rebecca K.S. Ansari is a thrilling read. Watch my video to find out more! Podcast Link: https://open.spotify.com/show/2TZcgCO...
In this video, I review (but not spoil) one of the best middle grade mystery book series I've read! The Aggie Morton Mystery Queen book series by Marthe Jocelyn, published by Tundra Books! Find yourself lost in the mystery! Click the link and buy your own book joy! https://amzn.to/3M2M4jV
Starfish, a Printz Honor novel is a beautiful book written entirely in verse. One of my favorite reads! Watch my video to find out why!
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In this video I interview literary agent Kaitlyn Johnson. Kaitlyn is a literary agent and a freelance editor. Watch my interview to learn about the publishing world from the eyes of a successful agent!
In this review I talk about the entertaining and meaningful book The Fabulous Zed Watson, by co-authors, Basil Sylvester and their Kevin Sylvester! I highly recommend this fabulous book! Get lost in your own copy of this FABULOUS story! Click here: https://amzn.to/3a2oKp3
In this video, I talk about The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart. Watch my video to learn more about this heartwarming adventure! Don't wait.. Get your own copy of this remarkable book! Here's your link: https://amzn.to/3a8rSjp
“A Home for Goddesses and Dogs,” by Leslie Connor, is one of the best books I’ve ever read! What’s so great about the plot and characters you ask? Well, you’ll just have to watch this video to find out!
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