All The Wonders: The Children's Book Podcast
Nancy Jo Lambert

Nancy Jo Lambert (@NancyJoLambert), teacher librarian at McSpedden Elementary in Frisco, TX, stops by to talk about opening a new school a school library, aligning the heart of the library with the mission of the school, and being at the table when it comes to opportunities to advocate for the library media program.

Direct download: LGB_Nancy_Jo_Lambert.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am EST

Mike Curato

Mike Curato (@MikeCurato), author of Little Elliot Big City (@HenryHolt), stops by to talk about his long journey alongside his main character, a glimpse behind a successful book tour, and a big win at the SCBWI Winter Conference.

Direct download: LGB_Mike_Curato.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am EST

Rilla

Rilla Alexander (@ByRilla), author of The Best Book in the World (@FlyingEyeBooks), stops by to talk about a life of writing stories, seeing herself in Sozi, and creating a meditation on literacy by way of her love letter to books.

Direct download: LGB_Rilla.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:18pm EST

Aaron Becker RETURNS!

Aaron Becker (@storybreathing), author of Quest (@Candlewick), the sequel to Journey, a 2014 Caldecott Honor book, stops by to talk about the mythos within the world of Journey and Quest, the ripples made in the publishing world with his debut picture book, and where this journey will take him for the trilogy's conclusion.

Direct download: LGB_Aaron_Becker_RETURNS.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am EST

Sophie Maletsky

Sophie Maletsky (@Soph_World), author of Sticky Fingers: DIY Duct Tape Projects (@ZestBooks), stops by to talk about crafting awesome things from duct tape, finding inspiration from every kid you work with, and how making things easy-to-follow is a very complex and drawn out process.

Direct download: LGB_Sophie_Maletsky.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:12pm EST

Lizi Boyd

Lizi Boyd, author of Flashlight (@ChronicleKids) and Inside Outside, stops by to talk about wordless storytelling, coexisting with nature, and leaving things for the reader to discover.

Direct download: LGB_Lizi_Boyd.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am EST

Kathryn White

Kathryn White (@kathryniwhite), author of Ruby's Baby Brother (@BarefootBooks) and When Will It Snow?, stops by to talk about imaginative play, the importance of rhyme and predictable text for young readers, and hidden details snuck in by illustrators.

Direct download: LGB_Kathryn_White.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:59pm EST

Wild Things! Let's Get Busy with Betsy Bird and Julie Danielson

Betsy Bird (@FuseEight) and Julie Danielson (@SevenImp), authors of Wild Things: Acts of Mischief in Children's Literature (@Candlewick), stop by to talk about subversion in children's literature, the late Peter D. Sieruta's irreplaceable contributions to the field, some memorable highlights from the cutting room floor.

Direct download: LGB_Betsy_and_Jules.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:38pm EST