The Yarn

The Yarn

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A narrative adventure. The Yarn takes listeners b…
#56 Angie Thomas - THE HATE U GIVE Unraveled
Oct 21 • 18 min
Author Angie Thomas goes behind the scenes of her bestselling young adult novel, THE HATE U GIVE.
#55 Ryan T. Higgins - BE QUIET Unraveled
Oct 14 • 9 min
Author/illustrator Ryan T. Higgins goes behind the scenes of his picture book BE QUIET
#54 Kuo, Cordell, Pizzoli, Santat, Collier - Picture Book Panel LIVE
Sep 23 • 43 min
This LIVE extended episode of the show features an all-star panel of picture book makers: Julia Kuo, Bryan Collier, Matthew Cordell, Dan Santat, and Greg Pizzoli. It was recorded in front of an audience at the American Library Association Annual…
#53 Ruth Behar - LUCKY BROKEN GIRL Unraveled
Sep 9 • 12 min
Author Ruth Behar goes behind the scenes of her middle grade novel LUCKY BROKEN GIRL
#52 Allen Say - SILENT DAYS, SILENT DREAMS Unraveled
Aug 20 • 9 min
Author/ilustrator Allen Say goes behind the scenes of his book SILENT DAYS, SILENT DREAMS
#51 Nora Raleigh Baskin - NINE, TEN: A SEPTEMBER 11 STORY Unraveled
Aug 10 • 12 min
Author Nora Raleigh Baskin goes behind the scenes of her book NINE, TEN: A SEPTEMBER 11 STORY
#50 Aaron Zenz - Anatomy of an Author Visit
Jul 26 • 9 min
Author/illustrator Aaron Zenz talks about what goes into an author visit.
#49 Donna Gephart - LILY AND DUNKIN Unraveled
Jul 8 • 9 min
Author Donna Gephart goes behind the scenes of her book LILY AND DUNKIN
#48 Melissa Sweet - SOME WRITER! Unraveled
Jun 19 • 10 min
Author/illustrator Melissa Sweet goes behind the scenes of her book SOME WRITER! THE STORY OF E.B. WHITE
#47 Mike Lowery - DOODLE ADVENTURES Unraveled
Jun 10 • 10 min
Mike Lowery talks about his interactive series DOODLE ADVENTURES.
#46 Betsy Bird - FUNNY GIRL Unraveled
May 20 • 14 min
Betsy Bird talks about her all-female humor anthology FUNNY GIRL.
#45 Margarita Engle - LION ISLAND Unraveled
May 6 • 13 min
Author Margarita Engle talks about her book LION ISLAND.