Children's Books podcast

Children's Books podcast

David Levithan: why I wrote my latest novel as a musical - teen books podcast

The bestselling author talks to site member Muchbooks about Hold Me Closer, his new novel written in musical form...

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David Levithan: why I wrote my latest novel as a musical - teen books podcast

The bestselling author talks to site member Muchbooks about Hold Me Closer, his new novel written in musical form...

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John Hegley performs I am a Guillemot

Find out everything you would ever, ever need to know about sustainable, self-restrainable Guillemot, who uses its...

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John Hegley performs I am a Guillemot - children's books podcast

Find out everything you would ever, ever need to know about sustainable, self-restrainable Guillemot, who uses its...

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Judith Kerr reads from When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

Judith Kerr reads from her award-winning book, When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit, about her escape from Nazi Germany...

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Kate Saunders: why I wrote Five Children on the Western Front - children's books podcast

The winner of Costa children's books award 2014 talks to site members Noggin and Sailing46 about her sequel to E...

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James Frey talks about Endgame - children's books podcast

James Frey is giving $3 million of his own money as a prize for those who can solve the puzzles that run through his...

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John Agard reads his poem Half Caste and talks about race – children's books podcast

Listen to John Agard read his well known poem Half Caste and talk about how his Guyanan upbringing helped him become...

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Dragons at Crumbling Castle by Terry Pratchett - children's books podcast

Julian Rhind-Tutt reads from Terry Pratchett's new book Dragons at Crumbling CastleTim Maby

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RJ Palacio on the power of kindness - children's books podcast

RJ Palacio reads from Wonder, and talks to Michelle Pauli about writing about a boy that has to face a world every...

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Kes Gray talks about his Daisy books - children's book podcast

Site member Katiedoglovesbooks gets to ask Kes Gray just why he ate lollies off the floor when he was a child and...

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Michael Morpurgo: why we should remember the first world war – children's books podcast

Michael Morpurgo explains to site members Orli and Fernando why he writes about war. Plus hear Michael read a moving...

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Kate Greenaway medal winner 2014 Jon Klassen shines a light on how he creates his illustrations - children's books po...

John Klassen talks us through the process of creating I Want My Hat Back and his collaboration with Lemony Snicket:...

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Ansel Elgort on playing Gus in The Fault in Our Stars - children's books podcast

Ansel Elgort, star of the film of The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, answers questions from the Guardian teens'...

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How does Jo Nesbø decide whether to write crime or children's fiction? - children's books podcast

The Norwegian thriller writer talks about his obsession with farting, why he loves writing his Doctor Proctor books...

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Chris Bradford on the Bodyguard series - children and teen books podcast

Young Samurai author Chris Bradford is grabbed by site member Freddy to talk about how he writes his Bodyguard...

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Oksa Pollock: Guardian children's books podcast

Oksa Pollock is a best-selling French teen book series about a girl with magical powers – it's being called the...

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Lauren St John rides a third One Dollar Horse - children's books podcast

Lauren reads from Fire Storm, the third book in her One Dollar Horse series. She answers questions from site member...

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Guardian children's books podcast - Non Pratt on Trouble

Non Pratt reads from her first book Trouble about a teenage pregnancy and then answers questions from site member...

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Laura Dockrill talks about Darcy Burdock - children's books podcast

Laura Dockrill, author of Darcy Burdock and Hi So Much, performance artist and shortlistee for the Waterstones...

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