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Children's Book

Conversations: Kelly Corrigan, "Hello World!"

On this edition of Conversations, Kelly Corrigan talks with host Dan Skinner about her first book for children, “Hello World!” Corrigan is the author of the New York Times bestsellers “Tell Me More,” “The Middle Place,” “Lift,” and “Glitter and Glue.” She is also the host of PBS’s “Tell Me More with Kelly Corrigan” and the podcast, “Kelly Corrigan Wonders.” 

Conversations: Andrea Wang and Jason Chin, "Watercress"

On this edition of Conversations, Andrea Wang and Jason Chin talk with host Dan Skinner about "Watercress," a picture book for children. Wang is an award-winning author whose previous books include “The Nian Monster” and “Magic Ramen: The Story of Momofuku Ando.” Chin is a celebrated author and illustrator of children's books.

Conversations: Crispin Boyer, "Top Secret: Spies, Codes, Capers, Gadgets, and Classified Cases Revealed"

On this edition of Conversations, Crispin Boyer talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest book for National Geographic Kids, “Top Secret: Spies, Codes, Capers, Gadgets, and Classified Cases Revealed.” Boyer is the author of dozens of National Geographic Kids books, both fiction and non-fiction, and magazine articles. His specialty is covering topics that young readers find fascinating.


Conversations: Miriam Udel, "Honey on the Page - A Treasury of Yiddish Children's Literature"

On this edition of Conversations, Miriam Udel talks with host Dan Skinner about “Honey on the Page: A Treasury of Yiddish Children’s Literature,” which she edited and translated. Udel is a rabbi and associate professor of Yiddish language, literature, and culture at Emory University, where she studies the Jewish encounter with modernity. 


Conversations: Malcolm Mitchell, "My Favorite Book in the Whole Wide World"

On this edition of Conversations, Malcolm Mitchell talks with host Dan Skinner about “My Very Favorite Book in the Whole Wide World.” Mitchell is the bestselling author of the children’s book, “The Magician's Hat,” and the rookie who helped the New England Patriots win Super Bowl LI.

Conversations: Denene Millner of Denene Millner Books

On this edition of Conversations, Denene Millner talks with host Dan Skinner about forming her own publishing imprint, "Denene Millner Books" and the books to be found under that umbrella. Millner is a journalist, television show host, and best-selling author who has written and collaborated on 32 critically acclaimed books. 


Conversations: Trudi Trueit, "National Geographic Explorer Academy: The Tiger's Nest"

On this edition of Conversations, Trudi Trueit talks with host Dan Skinner about her latest book in the National Geographic “Explorer Academy” series: “The Tiger’s Nest.” Trueit is the author of the “Explorer Academy” series. She's written more than a hundred books for young readers, both fiction and nonfiction. Her fiction novels include “The Sister Solution,” “Stealing Popular,” and the “Secrets of a Lab Rat” series.


Conversations: James Buckley, "It's a Numbers Game! Soccer: The math behind the perfect goal, the game-winning save, and so much more!"

On this edition of Conversations, James Buckley talks with host Dan Skinner about “It’s a Numbers Game! Soccer: The math behind the perfect goal, the game-winning save, and so much more!” Buckley is the author of more than 200 books for young readers on basketball, baseball, football, soccer and more.


Conversations: Melissa de la Cruz, "Never After: The Thirteenth Fairy"

On this edition of ConversationsMelissa de la Cruz talks with host Dan Skinner about her latest novel, “Never After: The Thirteenth Fairy.” Cruz is an internationally bestselling author of many critically acclaimed books for readers of all ages, including the “Alex & Eliza” trilogy and Disney's “Descendants” novels. 


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