12 episodes

Listen in each week as youth services staffers from the Springfield-Greene County Library District are joined by various guests as they share their latest favorite middle grade and teen books.

Planet Book Springfield-Greene County Library District

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    • 4.9 • 7 Ratings

Listen in each week as youth services staffers from the Springfield-Greene County Library District are joined by various guests as they share their latest favorite middle grade and teen books.

    The Wonderful World of Comics

    The Wonderful World of Comics

    Comic enthusiast, Taryn, joins Charity to share their favorite comic books and discuss why reading comics can be so important for kids. Book Recommendations for Tween and Teen Readers.

    • 12 min
    Teen and Tween Audiobooks - The Stories We Loved in 2020

    Teen and Tween Audiobooks - The Stories We Loved in 2020

    Charity welcomes back Emily to discuss three timely stories that feature characters who aren't afraid to stand out and use their voice to make a difference. Book Recommendations for Tween and Teen Readers.

    • 21 min
    Quirky Characters: Finger Puppets and Crazy Eyes

    Quirky Characters: Finger Puppets and Crazy Eyes

    On this episode of the Planet Book Podcast we dive into the world of Origami Yoda as well as exploring an Argentine folktale about werewolves in a new Own Voices series with guests Heather and Joe.  Book recommendations for young adult and middle grade readers.

    • 17 min
    Epistolary novels (stories told through letters) and Postive Stories featuring LGBTQ+ Themes

    Epistolary novels (stories told through letters) and Postive Stories featuring LGBTQ+ Themes

    Guests Jen and Sarah join in this episode as we talk about the Newbery and Caldecott book awards as well as book-to-movie adaptations.

    • 18 min
    Illustrated Middle Grade and a YA Series 24 years in the Making

    Illustrated Middle Grade and a YA Series 24 years in the Making

    Guests Jen and Sarah join in this episode as we talk about the Newbery and Caldecott book awards as well as book-to-movie adaptations.

    • 18 min
    Family Read-Alouds and Family Feuds: A Study in Contrasts

    Family Read-Alouds and Family Feuds: A Study in Contrasts

    This episode of the Planet Book Podcast features book recommendations that are totally opposite! Guests Charity and Adrienne recommend middle books that are great for sharing with the whole family as read-alouds, and teen titles that are all about families in conflict. Book recommendations for young adult and middle grade readers.

    • 15 min

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