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Reading With Your Kids Podcast

Release Date: 03/09/2017

The Stone Boys show art The Stone Boys

Reading With Your Kids Podcast

Dr Michael Gurian is on the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to celebrate his #YA #Novel The Stone Boys. Michael tells us The Stone Boys  involves two adolescent boys, Dave, 16, and Ben, 17, in the summer of 1975 who have experienced significant sexual abuse trauma in early boyhood.  As the book’s thriller/suspense plot unfolds, the plot twists and character development reveal multiple, organic challenges to each boy’s relationships and resilience – and, indeed, their very lives. Click here to visit Dr Michael's website - Click here to visit our website -

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Reading With Your Kids Podcast

TV News Anchor Michelle Li is on the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to celebrate her debut #PictureBook A Very Asian Guide To Korean Food. Michelle tells us the book was inspired in part by a very angry response one of her news stories generated. She also tells us her adoption story and how we can help teach our kids how to be more media literate. Click here to visit Michelle's website - Click here to visit our website -

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Amanda Seibert is on the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to celebrate her debut #PictureBook Mama Sing My Song. Amanda is the founder of Mama, Sing My Song, the popular company that creates personalized songs for parents to gift to their children.  Mama, Sing My Song is a celebration of all that is lovely and true about your child. Let your little ones know they are safe, loved, and cherished in your family. Click here to visit Amanda's website - Click here to visit our website -

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Molly Idle is on the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to celebrate her beautiful #PictureBook Witch Hazel. Molly tells us that in Witch Hazel something magical happens when Hazel and Hilda are together. As the seasons pass, Hazel’s broom whisks the dust off many years of joyful memories, and young Hilda watches them come to life. But is it magic making memories...or are memories making magic? Molly also tells us the book gently explores the passage of time and the transcendent power of sharing our stories. Click here to visit Molly's website - Click here to visit our website -

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Amy Sarig King is on the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to celebrate her latest #MiddleGrade #Novel Attack Of The Black Rectangles. Amy tells us this is the book she was born to write. In the book we meet Mac. When Mac first opens his classroom copy of Jane Yolen's The Devil’s Arithmetic and finds some words blacked out, he thinks it must be a mistake. But then when he and his friends discover what the missing words are, he's outraged. Someone in his school is trying to prevent kids from reading the full story. But who? This is a fascinating conversation about censorship,...

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Reading With Your Kids Podcast

Author, illustrator, actor and dad, Brady Smith returns to the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to celebrate his new #GraphicNovel Louie and Bear Bite Back. Brady tells us that Louie, Bear, and all their friends have settled into the good life in the Land of Anything Goes after their defeat of Hairy Larry. That is, until the villainous Panda Brain hits the scene and finds the Imaginator, a device that can create or transform anything the user imagines. Soon, wild things start happening: all the kids start going through odd changes, they keep getting attacked by a shape-shifting,...

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Florence Ann Romano is on the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to encourage us all to build our own essential village. Anyone who has followed Florence knows how much of an advocate she is for the village. Florence tells us that when she was growing up she was lucky enough to have so many amazing people supporting her. Between my grandparents, parents and family friends, she grew up learning that building your village is essential. We’ve all heard the phrase, “It takes a village.” When it comes to parenting, it really does take a community effort to make magic happen! Building a village as...

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Donna Washington returns to the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to celebrate her delightful #PictureBook Boo Stew. Our award winning guest tells us that Boo Stew is an imaginative twist on the classic story of Goldilocks. Donna also talks to us about the art of story telling and shares information about ways in which storytellers and other performing artists helped support each other through the pandemic. Click here to visit Donna's website -   Click here to visit our website -

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Derrick Barnes is on the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to celebrate his #GraphicNovel  Victory, Stand Raising My Fist For Justice. Derrick cowrote this ground breaking work with Olympic Gold Medlist Dr Tommie Smith,  Derrick tells us this is a timely graphic memoir from one of the most iconic figures in American sports―and a tribute to his fight for civil rights. On October 16, 1968, during the medal ceremony at the Mexico City Olympics, Tommie Smith, the gold medal winner in the 200-meter sprint, and John Carlos, the bronze medal winner, stood on the podium in black socks and...

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Reimena Yee is on the #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast to celebrate her #MiddleGrade #GraphicNovel My Aunt Is A Monster. Reimena tells us that this story is all about discovering what you are truly capable of. Her main character Safia thought that being blind meant she would only get to go on adventures through her audiobooks. This all changes when she goes to live with a distant and mysterious aunt, Lady Whimsy, who takes Safia on the journey of a lifetime! Click here to visit Reimena's website - Click here to visit our website -

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