ReadWriteThink - Chatting About Books: Recommendations for Young Readers!
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Emily Manning chats with kids, parents, and teachers about the best in children's literature for ages 4 through 11. Discussions include reading tips and fun activities to do with children before, during, and after reading.
||CleanDelightfully Gruesome||Emily chats about stomach-churning books and shares her interview with Georgia Bragg, the author of How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous.||10/14/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Kathryn Lasky Feature Episode||Discover several works of Kathryn Lasky, author of the popular Guardians of Ga'Hoole and the new Wolves of the Beyond series.||9/24/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoVideo Episode: What Advice Would You Give Yourself?||In this special video episode of Chatting About Books, featured authors share what advice they'd give themselves if they could go back in time!||9/15/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAre You at the End of Your Series?||Finished a series and need some ideas? Join Emily as she chats about some series worth trying.||9/8/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAdventures With Erica Perl||It's all about Erica Perl and her books in this podcast episode.||7/31/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBarnyard Antics||Move to the beat with musical barnyard animals who live it up when the sun goes down!||7/7/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSurvival!||Whether you need survival how-tos, want to put your survival skills to the test, or like to read historical adventures about brave kids who have survived real disasters, this episode has something for you.||6/23/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWell-Read Weather||In this episode Emily shares picture books and novels that stir things up with weather-filled action.||5/29/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLizard Love||Discover a love for lizards in these nonfiction and fiction books.||3/10/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNewbery Medal Winners—Where Are They Now?||Discover new books from past Newbery Medal winners.||1/13/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAnimal Perspectives||Discover books that allow you to look at the world through the eyes of an animal!||12/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGoosebumps!||Make your spine tingle with these spooky books for readers young and old!||10/14/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDynamic Detectives||Get on the case with these tales about extraordinary detectives! Listen in as Emily highlights untraditional mysteries for kids.||9/30/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCelebrating Grandmothers||Explore books that celebrate relationships with grandmothers and learn how even across different cultures a grandmother's love is the same.||9/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAmazing Aviators||Take flight with Emily as she highlights books about historical figures in aviation and chats with Candace Fleming, author of Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart.||8/14/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRed, White, and Blue||Looking for summer adventure? Listen in as Emily chats about books that highlight travel destinations in the United States and books that you can read as you travel.||7/22/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWorld of Animals||Explore the world of animals through Caroline Arnold's nonfiction picture books for children.||5/15/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTales of Young Americans||Explore different time periods in U.S. history with these picture books.||4/12/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrothers and Sisters||Discover adventures about siblings--both human and animal. Listen in as Emily chats with Pam Munoz Ryan, author of Tony Baloney, about being "Boss of the World" during her childhood.||3/12/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSweet Stories||Emily chats about books that will have you craving sweets! She also shares her interview with author Michael O. Tunnell.||1/31/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFinding Family||The holiday season is here, which usually means spending time with family. Listen in as Emily discusses some heartwarming books about families.||12/4/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHonoring Veterans Day||In honor of Veterans Day, Emily shares a collection of books that show different perspectives of the Vietnam War.||10/31/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean39 Clues Series||Emily discusses the action-packed 39 Clues series and talks to two authors of the series.||9/30/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMath + Reading = Fun!||Emily shares picture books that will have young mathematicians measuring, estimating, and figuring fractions all while reading!||8/31/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFractured Fairy Tales||Tired of the same old books? Try on these "fractured" tales for a fun twist on familiar stories.||11/24/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGuys Read||Get the guy in your life excited about books with these great suggestions for boy readers.||11/4/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAll About Elections||This episode focuses on presidential elections.||10/1/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Peek into Amelia's Notebook||Emily chats with a couple of sisters about two books in the Amelia's Notebook series and even the grown-up Amelia herself, author-illustrator Marissa Moss.||9/2/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBack to School||Help prepare your kids for a return to the classroom with these great books and expert kid tips about adjusting to a new school.||8/6/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSummer Adventures||Emily and guests recommend the perfect books to take along on your summer vacation.||6/23/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
Fantastic podcast for Kiddie Lit Fans!
I love Chatting About Books! Emily Manning gives wonderful suggestions for young readers and interviews authors as well! I hope that there will continue to be more episodes of this wonderful podcast!