Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Hey-Ho, to Mars We'll Go! author Susan Lendroth delves deep into her won fascination with space exploration and how it has affected her sense of imagination.

Tami Charles on KidLitTV





Author Tami Charles talks about her inspiration for writing LIKE VANESSA, how she and her character, Vanessa Martin, are a lot alike, and what to do when there's a whale in your bathtub!


Thursday, April 11, 2019

Learn more from Laura Purdie Salas!

Everyone's buzzing about Snowman - Cold = Puddle! Take a peek at Laura Purdie Salas's afterword to her hit new book for more about the deep connection between science and poetry. 


Monday, February 4, 2019

Charlesbridge Unplugged #21: Laura Purdie Salas

Today we're welcoming renowned poet Laura Purdie Salas onto the podcast! She's here to talk about her first book with Charlesbridge, Snowman-Cold=Puddle, which seamlessly combines poetry, math, and science. You can have a listen by clicking HERE or clicking play below:

Monday, January 7, 2019

Charlesbridge Unplugged #19: Samantha Vamos

We're kicking off the new year by talking to author Samantha Vamos about her new book The Piñata That the Farm Maiden Hung and why it's so important to teach bilingual books in the classroom. You can have a listen by clicking HERE or clicking play below:

Monday, December 17, 2018

Charlesbridge Unplugged #18: Hillary Homzie

For our last podcast of the year we are talking to Hillary Homzie about her new early reader series Ellie May, illustrated by Jeffrey Ebbeler. Two of the Ellie May books publish tomorrow, Ellie May on Presidents' Day and Ellie May on April Fools' Day, so get a head start by listening to her talk about them! You can have a listen by clicking HERE or clicking play below:

Monday, December 3, 2018

Charlesbridge Unplugged #17: Patricia Hruby Powell

On the podcast today is acclaimed author Patricia Hruby Powell, and she's talking to us about her new book Struttin' with Some Barbecue: Lil Hardin Armstrong Becomes the First Lady of Jazz, beautifully illustrated by Rachel Himes. You can have a listen by clicking HERE or clicking play below: