12/25/2012 Write On! Radio

 

We speak with National Book Award-winning author William Alexander about his amazing fantasy novel for young readers Goblin Secrets.

We also speak with Jon Klassen, who wrote I Want My Hat Back, which was selected as one of the 10 best illustrated children’s books of 2011 by the New York Times, and its follow-up, This Is Not My Hat.

I WANT MY HAT BACK. Copyright © 2011 by Jon Klassen. Reproduced by permission of the publisher, Candlewick Press, Somerville, MA.

THIS IS NOT MY HAT. Copyright © 2012 by Jon Klassen. Reproduced by permission of the publisher, Candlewick Press, Somerville, MA.

Playlist Tracks: 
Bobby McFerrin - Bang! Zoom
Album: Bang! Zoom; Label: BlueNote
T. Tykwer, J. Klimek, R. Heil - Running One
Album: Run Lola Run; Label: TVT Soundtrax
Bobby McFerrin - Bang! Zoom
Album: Bang! Zoom; Label: BlueNote
Will Alexander - Goblin Secrets
Topics: fantasy
Jon Klassen - I Want My Hat Back
Topics: picture books