Children's Books podcast

Children's Books podcast

John Hegley on poems: Guardian children's books podcast

John Hegley has been at the Imagine Festival at the Southbank centre in London, reading poems and singing songs. He...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Michael Rosen reads a schoolboy story

Michael Rosen reads a story from Ten of the Best: School Stories with a Difference. This is the last in a series of...

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Guardian children's books podcast: How to Train your Viking by Toothless the Dragon

Cressida Cowell reads her book about Vikings and dragons from her series How to Train your Dragon. This is part four...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Francesca Simon reads Horrid Henry's Nightmare

Francesca Simon reads one of her Horrid Henry stories, Horrid Henry's Nightmare. This is part two of a series of five...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Roald Dahl's grandson reads Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Luke Kelly, grandson of Roald Dahl, begins the 50th anniversary year of Charlie and the Chocolate factory, by reading...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Jacqueline Wilson reads from Paws and Whiskers

Jacqueline Wilson reads a cat and dog story from her new anthology Paws and Whiskers. This is part one of a series of...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Susan Cooper reads from Ghost Hawk

Susan Cooper, author of The Dark Is Rising series, reads from her new book Ghost Hawk about two boys living at the...

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Jonathan Stroud reads his Lockwood & Co story, The Dagger in the Desk

Author Jonathan Stroud teamed up with Guardian children's books site members to create a brand new scary story....

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Rebecca Stead wins Guardian Children's fiction prize - books podcast

New York author Rebecca Stead has won the 2013 Guardian Children's fiction prize for her novel Liar & Spy. She...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Marcus Sedgwick on his new adventure story

Marcus Sedgwick reads from his latest adventure story She Is Not Invisible and discusses it with Henry Partridge, a...

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Guardian children's books podcast: SF Said on new space story Phoenix

SF Said, author of the award-winning book about a cat called Varjak Paw, talks to Michelle Pauli at the Edinburgh...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Morris Gleitzman on his book about a boy in the holocaust, After

Morris Gleitzman talks to Michelle Pauli about the last book in his series about a Jewish boy surviving in second...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Eoin Colfer on his new series WARP

Eoin Colfer talks to Michelle Pauli at the Edinburgh international book festival about the first book in his new...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Lauren Oliver on Requiem

Lauren Oliver talks to Michelle Pauli about the third and last book in her Delirium trilogy, Requiem. It is set in a...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Saci Lloyd on Quantum Drop

Saci Lloyd reads from her latest book, Quantum Drop, and answers questions about stories, characters, science and...

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Guardian children's books podcast: John Green on The Fault In Our Stars

John Green reads aloud The Fault In Our Stars and answers questions from Guardian teenage readers about the book and...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Annabel Pitcher talks about Ketchup Clouds

Annabel Pitcher talks to Michelle Pauli about her new novel for teenagers, Ketchup Clouds, and reads from the...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Michael Grant on Gone

Michael Grant, author of the Gone series, in which every person over 14 disappears, leaving a small community of kids...

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Guardian children's books podcast: Cornelia Funke on Ghost Knight

Cornelia Funke, the German prize-winning children's author, visits Salisbury cathedral, which was the inspiration for...

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Guardian children's books podcast: David Almond and Oliver Jeffers

Children's writer David Almond and illustrator Oliver Jeffers talk to Michelle Pauli about their latest book The Boy...

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