Podcast

Ep. 25 Melissa Hart

In this episode, we speak with author and educator Melissa Hart. We talk about her new book, Better with Books: …

Ep. 24 Sheryl Haft

Sheryl Haft (@sherlyhaft) children’s author and educator is our guest. In today’s episode, she shares her new picture book, GOOD …

Ep. 23 Led Bradshaw

Led Bradshaw (@ledb11209) is the owner and illustrator of JetPulse Comics (@jetpulse_comics). He joins us to discuss Jetpulse Comics, the …

Ep. 21 Gregg Millman

Gregg Millman (@greggmillman) is the author of the THE KANDY KINGDOM SAGA. Gregg has blended his experience as a TV …

Kaya Thomas: We Read Too App

  During this episode, I speak with Kaya Thomas (@kthomas901) creator of We Read Too, book directory mobile app that features …

Episode 13: Leslie C. Youngblood

  Our special guest on today’s episode is Leslie Youngblood (@LesCYoungblood).  Her debut novel, Love Like Sky, will be published …

Episode 11: Jed Alexander

  In this episode, we’re joined by special guest, Jed Alexander.  He’s the author and illustrator of the new picture …

Episode 10: Melissa Giraud

Melissa Giraud (@RaceEmbrace) is the co-cofouder of Embracerace.org.  During our conversation she shares her goal of helping parents address the …

Episode 9: Mia Wenjen

Mia Wenjen (@Pragmaticmom) is the founder of pragmaticmom.com, co-founder of Multicultural Children’s Book Day, has her first picture book, SUMO JOE, …

Episode 3: Interview with Dr. Patricia Valdez, scientist and author #WomeninScience #STEM

In this episode, host Jacqueline Douge has a conversation with Dr. Patricia Valdez, scientist and children’s author.  She shares the inspiration behind her new picture book, Joan Proctor, Dragon Doctor, the role that science played in her writing and she shares her future projects to write about more women scientists and women of color in science.  To learn more about Dr. Patricia Valdez, go to her website: patriciavaldezbooks.com.

Books discussed in this episode:

A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierly
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
To read or learn more about the books discussed during this episode, check out your local library or bookstore!