This Is the Author Season 6 Episode 55: In Conversation with Jimmie Allen and Mary Beth Adair
On the Podcast: In Conversation with Author Jimmie Allen and Narrator Mary Beth Adair

In this special episode of This Is the Author In Conversation, meet rising country star Jimmie Allen, author of My Voice Is a Trumpet, in conversation with Mary Beth Adair, who is both the narrator of his audiobook, and his former kindergarten teacher! READ MORE

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This Is the Author S6 E52 Image of Grady Hendrix, author of The Final Girl Support Group
On the Podcast: Author Grady Hendrix talks Horror Movies and Audiobooks

In this special episode—perfectly timed for scary campfire tales season—meet author, journalist, and screenwriter Grady Hendrix. If you’re a horror movie fan and you’ve ever thought about what happens to the last characters standing after the credits roll, tune in to hear Grady share the inspiration behind his new thriller, The Final Girl Support Group. READ MORE

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S6 E49 This Is the Author In Conversation Melissa Wiley and Christina Rooney
On the Podcast: Author Melissa Wiley and Director Christina Rooney talk about The Nerviest Girl in the World

In this episode of This Is the Author In Conversation, hear The Nerviest Girl in the World author Melissa Wiley talk with audio director Christina Rooney about the inspiration behind her book and her experiences as a homeschool mom. READ MORE

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This Is the Author S6 E47 In Conversation: Cameron Lund and Rachel L. Jacobs
On the Podcast: Author Cameron Lund and Narrator Rachel L. Jacobs talk about Heartbreakers and Fakers

In this episode of This Is the Author, we welcome listeners to a special conversation between author Cameron Lund and narrator Rachel L. Jacobs about the audiobook edition of Lund’s summer YA rom-com, Heartbreakers and Fakers. READ MORE

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This Is the Author S6 E46 Joyce Scott, Areli Morales, Vanessa Brantley-Newton
S6 E10 Adib Khorram, Tess Sharpe, Benjamin Dreyer
Liza Wiemer and Rachel Kamin_In Conversation
Family Bonding with Audiobooks: An Author and Librarian in Conversation

When the full cast audiobook edition of Liza Wiemer’s YA novel The Assignment was released, educators reached out to ask about using it in their classrooms. This led her to notice a wider trend: not only was she hearing about teachers incorporating audiobooks into lessons, but also parents who were listening to audiobooks along with their children. READ MORE

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