Children’s literature

Episode 12: Kari Kelly

If you’ve ever wondered how all your favorite children’s books get on your local bookstore’s shelves then you’re going to …

Episode 10: Melissa Giraud

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

Episode 2: The Poets Voice: An author interview with Laura Shovan

In this episode, host Jacqueline Douge has a conversation with poet and author, Laura Shovan. She shares her love of poetry, inspiration for writing and discusses her debut novel, The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary and her new book, Takedown being released June 2018. To learn more about Laura Shovan, go to her website:

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