Interviews with children's and YA authors conducted by Publishers Weekly children's reviews editor John A. Sellers.
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|10||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Henry Clark
Debut author Henry Clark discusses his first book for children, What We Found in the Sofa and How It Saved the World, as well as his writing aspirations as a child, the perils of technology, and balancing serious topics with humor.
|9||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Paul Rudnick
Screenwriter, playwright, and humorist Paul Rudnick discusses his first book for teens, Gorgeous, the enduring allure of royalty and happily-ever-after endings, and the power of humor and wit. Author Photo by Hat Head Studio.
|8||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Ridley Pearson
PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Ridley Pearson
Writer Ridley Pearson discusses the sixth book in his Disney-themed middle-grade Kingdom Keepers series, Dark Passage, in this episode of PW KidsCast.
|7||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with M.A. Marr and K.L. Armstrong
Authors M.A. Marr and K.L. Armstrong talk to PW KidsCast about collaborating on their first middle-grade novel, Loki’s Wolves, kicking off a trilogy inspired by Norse mythology.
|6||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Alaya Dawn Johnson
Alaya Dawn Johnson talks with PW KidsCast about her first young adult novel, The Summer Prince, including the cultural, technological, and musical influences that helped shape the futuristic Brazilian setting of the book. Author photo by Alden Ford.
|5||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Ally Carter
In this episode of PW KidsCast, author Ally Carter talks about her new Heist Society novel, Perfect Scoundrels (Hyperion), as well as what’s in store for her bestselling Gallagher Girls.
|4||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Gail Carriger
Bestselling author Gail Carriger discusses her first book for teens, Etiquette and Espionage—as well as her passions for YA literature, archeology, and silly character names worthy of Wodehouse—in this episode of PW Kidscast.
|3||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Alexandra Bracken
In this episode of PW KidsCast, Alexandra Bracken discusses her dystopian YA novel, The Darkest Minds, as well as the novel she wrote in college that launched her career.s
|2||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with James Patterson
Bestselling author James Patterson is back, and he's ready to show off his sense of humor. In the latest episode of PW KidsCast, Patterson discusses his new middle-grade novel I Funny: A Middle School Story (Little, Brown).
|1||PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Katherine Marsh
PW's children's reviews editor John Sellers talks to Katherine Marsh, author of Jepp, Who Defied the Stars.
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