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Teen books, tween books, middle-grade books, young adult books, otherwise known as YA, we'll talk about it all. Join Charity and Jennifer, of the Springfield-Greene County Library District, 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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Click on each episode title to view the full podcast transcript, as well as books and other resources mentioned in the podcast.

Season 2, Episode 10

The Teen Book You Should Be Reading Now

June 10, 2021

Charity welcomes Heather to discuss one of the hottest YA titles to come out in 2020.

Season 2, Episode 9

Based on a True Story

June 3, 2021

Travel from India to Alaska as Charity welcomes Kaitlyn to discuss two middle grade novels based on real life events.

Season 2, Episode 8

Battle of the Book

May 27, 2021

Two librarians debate their opposing views on the same teen book, Elizabeth Acevedo's "Clap When You Land."

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