Hbook Podcast 1.18 - ALA and Harry Potter

Podcast the eighteenth in which Roger and Siân talk ALA, Harry Potter, and committees.

Book(s) we talk about
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter books (audio by Jim Dale)

People we talk about
Marcus Sedgwick
Vicky Smith
Victoria StapletonDirector of School and Library Marketing, Little Brown
Martha Parravano
Frances Hardinge
David Greenough
Dan Santat
Dina Sherman, School and Library Marketing Director, Disney-Hyperion Books
Don Tate
Chris Barton
Yuyi Morales
Kekla Magoon
Ilyasah Shabazz
Jason LowPublisher Lee & Low Books
Kwame Alexander
Readers Read Books

Things we talk about
Wizarding World of Harry Potter
American Library Association
ALA awards
Pura Belpré winners
Roger’s Editorial
You’ve Got Mail movie
Little Shop Around the Corner movie
She Loves Me musical
The Humans play
The Crucible play
Hadestown play
Siân Gaetano
Siân Gaetano
Siân Gaetano is assistant editor for The Horn Book, Inc. Follow her on Twitter @KidLitChick.

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