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MG Book Party

Cheryl Caldwell and Heather Clark

Join middle grade authors Cheryl Caldwell and Heather Clark as we explore writing craft, demystify publication, highlight author journeys, promote child literacy, and celebrate good books.
Author Grace Lin Talks Book Banning, Inclusivity, and Winning A Caldecott and a NewberyJuly 11, 2022 Episode artwork An Interview with MG Author Mae Respicio: Where we talk about Slime Recipes, Writing Journeys, and What We Can ControlJune 30, 2022 Episode artwork Verdigris Pawn Author Alysa Wishingrad Talks Writing Process, Inspiration, and Finding Truth Through Multiple PerspectivesMay 09, 2022 Episode artwork Hilary McKay Talks About Writing About War From Dual Perspectives. April 08, 2022 Episode artwork Newbery Honoree Rajani LaRocca and her Agent Brent Taylor Share Details About Their Super-Productive PartnershipMarch 16, 2022 Episode artwork Little Brown Editor Samantha Gentry—Where We Talk About Aquisitions, Editor Phone Calls, and her #MSWLFebruary 20, 2022 Episode artwork Paige Terlip Interview - Where We Discuss Queries, Dream Clients, and Her Agenting JourneyFebruary 14, 2022 Episode artwork fREADom Fighters InterviewFebruary 09, 2022 Episode artwork Cindy Baldwin - Where We Discuss Perfect Character Names, Disability Representation, and Forever HomesJanuary 28, 2022 Episode artwork Gary D. Schmidt - A Mini MFA From a Master, and The Death Of Holling HoodhoodJanuary 10, 2022 Episode artwork Jennifer March Soloway - Trust, Navigating Conflict in the Agent / Client Relationship, and Using Flaws to GrowNovember 16, 2021 Episode artwork Kaela Rivera: Where we Discuss Writing Out of Order, Souls Outside our Bodies, and Practicing PatienceOctober 29, 2021 Episode artwork Agent/Author/Editor Dynamic Part 2: With Scholastic Editor Lisa Sandell and Author Jennifer A. NeilsenOctober 12, 2021 Episode artwork Agent/Author/Editor Dynamic Part 1: Agent-Author with Ammi-Joan Paquette and Jennifer A. Neilsen September 29, 2021 Episode artwork Lisa Moore Ramee: Where we Talk About True Pantsing, Fierce Perseverance, and Taking The Long ViewSeptember 22, 2021 Episode artwork Book Drop: Jennifer A. Nielsen's Literacy Initiative to Get Books into the Hands of Children—with Your HelpSeptember 13, 2021 Episode artwork Rajani LaRocca: Where we discuss Shakespeare, Time Management, and Following the DopamineJuly 22, 2021 Episode artwork Gillian McDunn: Where we discuss Veggie Snacks, BBQ Fights, and Curmudgeons in KidLitJuly 21, 2021 Episode artwork Jasmine Warga: Where She Makes Us Cry (literally), Talks about Robots with Feelings, and Explains How to Separate Author from Writer LifeJuly 12, 2021 Episode artwork Street Team MarketingJuly 09, 2021 Episode artwork Author Victoria Piontek: Where we discuss Fainting Goats, Anxiety, and the Meaning of the UniverseJuly 09, 2021 Episode artwork