Out Loud  / Banned Book Week 2012

Written by Michele Wyngard two years ago

Let’s talk about sex (episode 8)

…baby. This is episode 8 of 12. In Episode 8 “Let’s Talk About Sex,” Kristen and I discuss books on ALA’s Top 100 Banned and Challenged Books of 2000-2009 that have been challenged for sexual content. Podcast: Play in new

Written by Michele Wyngard two years ago

Judy Blume eyes (episode 7)

Happy Banned Books Week, everyone! This is episode 7 of 12. In episode 7 “Judy Blume Eyes,” Kristen and I cover the first lady of anticensorship, Ms. Judy Blume, and the four books of hers that appear on ALA’s Top

Written by Michele Wyngard two years ago

Time of your life (episode 6)

This is episode 6 of 12. Forget breaking up, growing up is what’s really hard to do.  Of course, if we could bound gracefully into adulthood, what fun would that be?  I much prefer this world where we sputter our

Written by Michele Wyngard two years ago

Getting to know you, Stephen Chbosky (episode 5)

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This is episode 5 of 12…aka the coolest episode!!! Why, you ask?  Because Kristen and I got to interview author Stephen Chbosky about his book The Perks of Being a Wallflower! Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Written by Michele Wyngard two years ago

Tearjerker (episode 4)

This is episode 4 of 12. In episode 4 “Tearjerker,” Kristen and I discuss books on ALA’s Top 100 Banned and Challenged Books of 2000-2009 that made us cry.  I love books that can elicit a strong emotion from me,

Written by Michele Wyngard two years ago

Wanna be startin’ somethin’

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Back in January, I was sitting at work minding my library’s business when my coworker Kristen approached me with an interesting project idea.  Our conversation went something like the following:

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