All The Wonders: The Children's Book Podcast
Let's Get Busy with author Chris Grabenstein

Chris Grabenstein (@CGrabenstein), author of I Funny, Treasure Hunters, and Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library, stops by to talk about tackling work through games, coauthoring books with James Patterson (@JP_Books), and the excitement of discovering great children's literature as an adult.

Direct download: LGB_Chris_Grabenstein.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:13pm EDT

Let's Get Busy with illustrator Renee Kurilla

Renee Kurilla (@ReneeKurilla), illustrator of the Zebrafish graphic novels (@FableVision) and a number of picture books and series, stops by to talk about working at Fablevision, being part of the #KidLitArt community, and the value of sharing your sketchbook with the world.

Direct download: LGB_Renee_Kurilla.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:43pm EDT

Let's Get Busy with author Megan Jean Sovern.

Megan Jean Sovern (@MeganJeanSovern), author of The Meaning of Maggie (@ChronicleKids), stops by to talk about getting to know your characters, her past life as an advertising copyrighter, and how writing can sometimes feel like cheating.

Direct download: LGB_Megan_Jean_Sovern.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm EDT

Let's Get Busy with author Tammi Sauer

Tammi Sauer (@SauerTammi), author of Nugget & FangPrincess in Training, and Me Want Pet, stops by to talk about the "yes" feeling, the value of critque groups, and leaving room for the illustrator.

Direct download: LGB_Tammi_Sauer.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:16pm EDT

Let's Get Busy with Wandoo Planet

 

Lindsey Hill stops by to talk about Wandoo Planet (@WandooPlanet), the world's first kid-powered interest genome. Evanced Games is on a mission with Wandoo Planet to banish boredom, connect kids with their interests, help readers discover new book loves, and support teachers in the process.

Direct download: LGB_Wandoo_Planet.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm EDT

Let's Get Busy with author illustrator Matt Faulkner

Matt Faulkner, picture book author and illustrator and author of the all new graphic novel Gaijin: American Prisoner of War (Disney Hyperion), stops by to talk about confronting prejudice through the graphic novel format, learning from history, and, as Matt would say, using art as an anchor and as your wings.

Direct download: LGB_Matt_Faulkner.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:39pm EDT