Klickitcast - A Beverly Cleary Podcast
By Phil Gonzales
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A Beverly Cleary podcast with Phil Gonzales and John McCoy.
||Clean15: The Mouse and the Motorcycle||Keith, the boy in rumpled shorts and shirt, did not know he was being watched as he entered Room 215 of the Mountain View Inn....||11/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean14: Ribsy||Henry Huggins’s dog Ribsy was a plain ordinary city dog, the kind of dog that strangers usually called Mutt or Pooch. The always called him this in a friendly way, because he was a friendly dog....||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean13: Sister of the Bride||I guess this is just one of those days, thought Barbara MacLane on her way home from school one bright afternoon late in April. She was not alone. She was walking beside a boy, a very tall boy, but their thoughts were like those famous parallel lines that lie in the same plane but never meet....||9/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12: Henry and the Clubhouse||Henry Huggins had a lot of good ideas that fall when he first had his paper route, but somehow his ideas had a way of not turning out as he had planned....||7/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11: Emily's Runaway Imagination||The things that happened to Emily Bartlett that year! It seemed to Emily that it all began one bright spring day, a day meant for adventure....||6/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: Jean and Johnny||“I have the funniest feeling,” remarked Jean Jarrett, who was drying the supper dishes while her older sister, Sue, washed them. “I keep feeling as if something nice is going to happen.”...||5/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9: The Luckiest Girl||One Saturday morning early in September Shelley Latham sat at the breakfast table with her mother and father. Her mother was reading the women’s page of the morning paper while her father read the editorial section....||3/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: Henry and the Paper Route||One Friday afternoon Henry Huggins sat on the front steps of his white house on Klickitat Street, with his dog Ribsy at his feet. He was busy trying to pick the cover off an old golf ball to see what was inside....||2/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: Fifteen||Today I’m going to meet a boy, Jane Purdy told herself, as she walked up Blossom Street toward her babysitting job. Today I’m going to meet a boy. Guest host: Elana Gravitz, reader: Shannon Campe...||1/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: Beezus and Ramona||Beatrice Quimby’s biggest problem was her little sister Ramona....||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: Henry and Ribsy||One warm Saturday morning in August, Henry Huggins and his mother and father were eating breakfast in their square white house on Klickitat Street. Henry’s dog Ribsy sat close to Henry’s chair, hoping for a handout....||10/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Otis Spofford||There was nothing Otis Spofford liked better than stirring up a little excitement. Otis was a medium-sized boy with reddish-brown hair, freckles, and ears that stuck out. He often wore a leather jacket with a rabbit’s foot tied to the zipper, and he always laced his shoes with the kind of laces that glow in the dark—pink for the right shoe and green for the left....||8/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Henry and Beezus||Henry Huggins stood by the front window of his square white house on Klickitat Street and wondered why Sunday afternoon seemed so much longer than any other part of the week....||7/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: Ellen Tebbits||Ellen Tebbits was in a hurry. As she ran down Tillamook Street with her ballet slippers tucked under her arm, she did not even stop to scuff through the autumn leaves on the sidewalk....||5/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: Henry Huggins||Henry Huggins was in the third grade. His hair looked like a scrubbing brush and most of his grown-up front teeth were in. He lived with his mother and father in a square white house on Klickitat Street....||4/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
So Niche, So Great
You didn't KNOW you wanted a Beverly Cleary Podcast - BUT YOU DO. Phil (from the Deep in Bear Country podcast) and John (from the Sophomore Lit podcast) are wonderful hosts - well informed, funny, and have a love for these books. Give the show a shot, you won't be disappointed.
As good as Sophomore lit!
Great if you’re a McCoy fan!
Stop what you’re doing right now and listen to this! Those hot dogs will microwave themselves.