This Is the Author S7 E4 Image of Nancy Redd, Matthew Swanson, Adam Rubin
On the Podcast: Nancy Redd, Matthew Swanson, and Adam Rubin

In this episode, meet Webby Award-winning on-air host and bestselling author Nancy Redd, author of Bedtime Bonnet, co-creator (with Robbi Behr) of the Cookie Chronicle series Matthew Swanson, author of Ben Yokoyama and the Cookie of Perfection, and bestselling picture book author Adam Rubin, author of The Ice Cream Machine. READ MORE

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This Is the Author Season 7 Episode 2 Images of Gaby Melian, Erica Martin, Ruth Behar
Listen & Cook: Four Seas Crispy Chicken
Happy Lunar New Year! Four Seas Crispy Chicken & A Family Listen

Ring in the Year of the Tiger with a delicious meal, and a great audiobook for company.

The Four Seas Crispy Chicken from Mister Jiu’s in Chinatown by Brandon Jew and Tienlon Ho requires a little bit of planning ahead (dry-brining, anyone?). Press play on Alex’s Good Fortune while you prep to learn about Lunar New Year traditions as a family! READ MORE

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Timely Titles for Budding Young Activists

In the spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and the Day of Service, encourage young listeners to stand up and get involved in the issues that matter to them. Whether your activist-to-be wants to save the whales or revamp their education system (or anything in between), these audiobooks have everything they need to get inspired and get going. READ MORE

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Social-Emotional Audiobooks for Parents, Teachers, and Caregivers
Social-Emotional Audiobooks for Parents, Teachers, and Caregivers

Along with A-B-Cs and 1-2-3s, teaching social-emotional skills is an essential component of classroom and in-home education for young children—and audiobooks can help set the tone for this special, highly relational form of learning. READ MORE

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