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 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."
Season 2, Episode 7
Girl Power and Big Adventures
May 20, 2021
Charity is joined by Amanda and Breea who share stories featuring strong female characters starting new chapters in their lives and having adventures along the way.