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 8
Battle of the Book
March 3, 2022
Hosts Charity and Jen share their divergent opinions on the same book, Jasmine Warga's Shape of Thunder.
Season 4, Episode 7
Middle Grade and YA Crossovers
February 24, 2022
Good stories are for everyone! We're sharing our takes on some of the best kids and teen books adults will also enjoy.
Season 4, Episode 6
The Good, the Bad, and the Average: Starred Book Ratings
February 17, 2022
Jen and Charity discuss book ratings, what it takes to get 5 stars, and what it all means.