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HBook Podcast 1.11 – Bowdlerizing (or not?)

Podcast the eleventh in which Siân and Roger talk about editing already published works, exercising, and the upcoming special awards issue of the Horn Book Magazine.

Books we talk about
Little Red Riding Hood
Hugh Lofting, The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle
P. L. Travers, Mary Poppins
Mary Hoffman and Caroline Binch, Amazing Grace
Judy Blume, Forever
Roald Dahl, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Astrid Lindgren, Pippi Longstocking
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter series
Stephanie Meyer, Twilight Saga
Ramin Ganeshram and Vanessa Brantley-Newton, A Birthday Cake for George Washington
Laura Ingalls Wilder, Little House on the Prairie

People we talk about
Hannah Gomez
Lolly Robinson
Anita Silvey
Josh Funk
Mackenzi Lee
Allie Jane Bruce

Things we talk about
Boston Arboretum
Preview July/August 2015 Award Issue
The Three Jovial Huntsmen by Randolph Caldecott
J. K. Rowling on Dumbledore’s sexuality at Carnegie Hall
Contemporary tweet about Dumbledore being gay
Saving Mr. Banks movie
Bank Street School
Huffington Post article about the German girl
Censor or Suck it Up?
Surprise! It’s Racist!
Read Roger convo with Ellen Oh’s story
Read Roger convo about giving warnings about books
HBook Podcast about To Kill a Mockingbird
8 Changes that were made to a classic Richard Scarry book to keep up with the times
American Indians in Children’s Literature post about changes to lit through the years

And our Pinterest (started by the awesome Katie)

Siân Gaetano About Siân Gaetano

Siân Gaetano is assistant editor for The Horn Book, Inc. Follow her on Twitter @KidLitChick.

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