In this episode, meet educator and poet Joyce Scott, author of Unbound: The Life & Art of Judith Scott, educator and DACA Dreamer Areli Morales, author of Areli Is a Dreamer, and author and illustrator Vanessa Brantly-Newton, author of Becoming Vanessa. READ MORE
Make your heart happy this Pride Month with funny, sweet, breezy romantic comedies (including lots of new releases for YA romance fans) featuring LGBTQIA characters as they tumble head over heels into meet-cutes, star-crossings, and maybe just maybe happily ever after. READ MORE
The summer solstice brings the longest day of the year–fill your extra hours of sunlight with audiobooks in your ears and sunscreen on your skin. READ MORE
In this episode, meet writer, performer, and educator Leona Godin, author of There Plant Eyes, TV writer and podcast host Danielle Henderson, author of The Ugly Cry, and Abner Ramirez and Amanda Sudano Ramirez, the husband and wife duo behind the band Johnnyswim, co-authors of Home Sweet Road. READ MORE
Juneteenth commemorates the day the last enslaved people were emancipated in the United States on June 19, 1865. Celebrate with fiction and nonfiction audiobooks that showcase the profound contributions Black people have made to American History and culture READ MORE
By Lisa Baney
As the contract audio production editor for the This Is the Author podcast, itâ€™s pretty clear to me that I have the best day gig in the world.
This is because I love audiobooks. I love audiobooks like theyâ€™re a dog. I love them like theyâ€™re Ben & Jerry’s New York Super Fudge Chunk. READ MORE