June 6, 2022 by Travis Jonker
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day turns 50(!) this year, and author Judith Viorst was on NPR's All Things Considered to talk about how she created the story and why it continues to resonate after all these years.
April 12, 2022 by Travis Jonker
I chat with Shannon Hale about her latest, THIS BOOK IS NOT FOR YOU!, illustrated by Tracy Subisak
March 4, 2022 by Travis Jonker
Gordon Korman talks about his unexpected beginnings and long career.
December 3, 2021 by Travis Jonker
My faith in humanity just got a boost.
November 27, 2021 by Travis Jonker
Listen to the latest episode of The Yarn podcast, featuring Amy Timberlake.
October 21, 2021 by Travis Jonker
The great Jerry Pinkney passed away yesterday at 81. I had a chance to talk with him once. We were seated next to each other at the 2013 Newbery/Caldecott Banquet. He was kind and gracious, down-to-earth, and funny. I’ve always treasured that night. He was an incredible artist and one of the best picture book […]
October 19, 2021 by Travis Jonker
A chat with author Adam Gidwitz about the new A Tale Dark & Grimm animated series on Netflix.
August 13, 2021 by Travis Jonker
Sure you may know your children’s authors and illustrators, but can you name them from reading their Twitter bios?
July 27, 2021 by Travis Jonker
Christian Robinson is collaborating with Target and I'm excited.
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