All The Wonders: The Children's Book Podcast
Tara Lazar

Tara Lazar (@taralazar), author of The Monstore(@SimonKids) and founder of Picture Book Idea Month (#PiBoIdMo), stops by to talk about  all of the amazing features of this year's PiBoIdMo celebration, the great things that can happen when you focus on capturing picture book ideas over the course of 30 days, and how all you have to do is create just one great idea.

Direct download: LGB_Tara_Lazar.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:58pm EST

Susan Stockdale

Susan Stockdale, author and illustrator of Stripes of All TypesFabulous Fishes, and Bring on the Birds (@PeachtreePub), stops by to talk about her background in textile design, muscular verbs, and having a book selected for the PA One Book. 

Direct download: LGB_Susan_Stockdale.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:30pm EST

Isabel Roxas

Isabel Roxas (@StudioRoxas), illustrator of the The Case of the Missing Donut (@PenguinKids), stops by to talk about Nordic murder mysteries, illustrating the found works of Margaret Wise Brown, and growing up in the Phillipines. 

Direct download: LGB_Isabel_Roxas.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:39pm EST

Frank Cammuso

Frank Cammuso (@FrankCamusso), author of the Salem Hyde graphic novel series (@abramskids), stops by to talk about writing political cartoons, creating comics for both kids and parents, and, of course, more dodgeball!

Direct download: LGB_Frank_Cammuso.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:18pm EST

KA Holt

KA Holt (@karianneholt), author of Rhyme Schemer (@ChronicleKids), stops by to talk about found poems, how free verse is like a reduction sauce, and writing poetry without consciously writing poetry.

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

Eugene Yelchin

Eugene Yelchin (@EYelchin), author of Arcady's Goal (@HenryHolt), stops by to talk about his father's reliance on soccer as a survival tool while under Soviet terror, a main characters who refuses to change while he's being written, and the process of making sense of what you inherited.

 

Direct download: LGB_Eugene_Yelchin.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:43pm EST

Deb Pilutti

Deb Pilutti (@dpilutti), author of Ten Rules of Being a Superhero (@HenryHolt), stops by to talk about designing toys for young kids, how an idea about super worms became a book about superheros, and the never overstated importance of play.

Direct download: LGB_Deb_Pilutti.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:49pm EST

Dan Yaccarino

Dan Yaccarino (@DanYaccarino1), author of Zorgoochi Intergalactic Pizza: Delivery of Doom (@FeiwelFriends/@MacKidsBooks), stops by to talk about a pizza chain that's been delivering for hundreds of years, what we experience online as well as in the real world, and putting together a team and being the least talented person in the room.

Direct download: LGB_Dan_Yaccarino.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:54pm EST

Connah Brecon

Connah Brecon (@ConnahBrecon), author of Frank! (@RP_Kids)stops by to talk about spotting wonder and intrigue in everyday moments, the formula for writing books (and how there is no formula), and the big and small stories on which our world is built.

Direct download: LGB_Connah_Brecon.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:59pm EST