Change in Plans
Karina and Matthew talk about inclusive author visits, soft censorship, and one middle grade author’s reflection on her experience speaking at a school to an audience greatly reduced in size after the host learned of the author’s LGBTQ+ identity.
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Society of Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI)
“Now You See Me, Now You Don’t” by K.A. Holt (article in Publisher’s Weekly)
K.A. Holt Reads “Now You See Me, Now You Don’t” on the KidlitWomen* Podcast
Conversation between K. A. Holt and Grace Lin on the KidlitWomen* Podcast
BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW:
Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes
KARINA AND MATTHEW ARE READING:
The Hero Next Door, edited by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich with We Need Diverse Books
The Bridge Home by Padma Venkatraman
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