Teen books, tween books, middle-grade books, young adult books, otherwise known as YA, we'll talk about it all. Join Springfield-Greene County Library staff to discuss all books YA, dish on what it is like to work at a library, discuss the highs and lows of reading, and sometimes even interview your favorite authors. If you love to talk about books, tune in for each episode!
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Season 4, Episode 16
The Best Books No One Has Heard of
April 28, 2022
We're talking about the best back-listed middle grade and YA titles you've probably never heard of.
Season 4, Episode 15
The King of Middle Grade Thrillers: A Conversation with Alan Gratz
April 21, 2022
Alan Gratz, best-selling, award winning author, joins the podcast for an in depth conversation about his books, writing, and fandoms.
Season 4, Episode 14
From Eco-horror to Historical Fantasy: A Conversation with Rory Power
April 14, 2022
YA author Rory Power joins the podcast to talk about her newest book, In a Garden Burning Gold, and share her recommendation for readers.