Previously, on The Yarn . . .
Colby Sharp and I put out new episodes of The Yarn podcast twice a month – pandemic, be damned! Seriously, be damned, pandemic.
Today I’m sharing the most recent batch, but you can head here to listen to all 138 episodes.
Our current Newbery Medalist Tae Keller takes us behind the scenes of When You Trap a Tiger.
Rajani LaRocca tells the inside story of her middle grade novel Red, White, and Whole.
Some guy named Travis Jonker blabs about a picture book he wrote called Blue Floats Away.
And in the latest episode, Author Andrea Wang describes how her picture book Watercress was inspired by real events in her life.
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About Travis Jonker
Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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