Teen Title Talk
Teen Title Talk: The Burning and Birdie and Me

Teen Title Talk: The Burning and Birdie and Me

April 30, 2020

This week, Courtney and Erin dive into two intriguing titles: The Burning by Laura Bates and Birdie and Me by J.M.M. Nuanez. They talk about characters, #Metoo, gender identity, humanity/complexity and more. They also dip into the Jar of Teen Angst and answer the questions: Were you ever an audiobook reader? Tell me about something stupid you did. And did you like board games? What were your favorites?

Please feel free to join the conversation by answering the questions above or adding your own questions to the Jar of Teen Angst. You can send your answers and questions to teentitletalk@gmail.com

This podcast was created by Erin Robinson and Courtney Wason in association with the Derry Public Library, and is usually hosted and produced by Derry-CAM, Derry Community Access Media: Empowering Independent Voices. This episode, however, was done solo via Zoom, which explains the difference in audio. The theme, which you didn't hear today, was created and performed by Banded Starling.

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Teen Title Talk: Internment and The Sword in the Stars

Teen Title Talk: Internment and The Sword in the Stars

April 17, 2020

Erin and Courtney dive in from home, this week, to chat about the books Internment by Samira Ahmed and The Sword in the Stars by Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy. Their talk ranges from dystopian vs. contemporary novels, Merlin's magic, intersectionality and Arthurian Legend. They also dive into the Jar of Teen Angst to answer the questions: Who or what did you confide in as a teen? What was your favorite gum? And can you remember a time you laughed so hard it hurt? 

Please feel free to join the conversation by answering the questions above or adding your own questions to the Jar of Teen Angst. You can send your answers and questions to teentitletalk@gmail.com

This podcast was created by Erin Robinson and Courtney Wason in association with the Derry Public Library, and is usually hosted and produced by Derry-CAM, Derry Community Access Media: Empowering Independent Voices. This episode, however, was done solo via Zoom, which explains the difference in audio. The theme, which you didn't hear today, was created and performed by Banded Starling.

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Teen Title Talk: Spring Book Recommendations

Teen Title Talk: Spring Book Recommendations

April 2, 2020

Today, Courtney and Erin give their top 10 books they are looking forward to this spring! They also talk about pandemic schedules and lack or reading time. They also dip into the Jar of Teen Angst to answer the questions: Did you ever come up against adversity, as a teen? What was your favorite birthday party and what made it unique to you? And what reading habits did you have as a teen that you still have today?

Please feel free to join the conversation by answering the questions above or adding your own questions to the Jar of Teen Angst. You can send your answers and questions to  teentitletalk@gmail.com

If you're interested in the virtual event with Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy via Gibson's Book Store on April 9th at 7pm you can join here!

This podcast was created by Erin Robinson and Courtney Wason in association with the Derry Public Library, and is usually hosted and produced by Derry-CAM, Derry Community Access Media: Empowering Independent Voices. This episode, however, was done solo via Zoom, which explains the difference in audio. The theme, which you didn't hear today, was created and performed by Banded Starling.

Did you enjoy this podcast? Don't forget to follow, rate and review to have our endless love and gratitude.

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