Hbook Podcast 1.9 - North Carolina

Podcast the ninth in which Siân and Roger talk about Jane Eyre, music and making out, and North Carolina (Siân also says Amazon fought with Macmillan but really it was Hachette).

Books we talk about
Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre (audio by Juliet Stevenson)
Richard Peck, The Best Man

People we talk about
Matt de la Peña
Harlan Ellison
Peter Ness
John Green
Derek Landy
Suzanne Collins
Philip Pullman
Michelle Knudsen
J. J. Johnson
Andrea Beaty
Jen Klein
Nancy Krulik
Cinda Williams Chima
Ellen Wittlinger

Amazon and Hachette dispute
Women’s National Book Association Pannell Award
This year’s Pannell winners (woot woot Brookline!)
Horn Book Magazine Special Issue
More Horn Book Magazine Special Issue
Talks with Roger
Zena Sutherland Lecture
Marilyn Nelson’s BGHB 2002 speech
Author note to North Carolina
SLJ article about author note to North Carolina
PayPal Withdraws Plan for North Carolina Expansion
About letter from businesses asking North Carolina to repeal the law
Roger’s Facebook
Sherman Alexie cancels North Carolina tour
Press Release from Malaprop’s about Alexie
Boycotting North Carolina furniture
Patrick Ness charity drive (it was £10,000)
Amoeba Music
Siân Gaetano
Siân Gaetano
Siân Gaetano is assistant editor for The Horn Book, Inc. Follow her on Twitter @KidLitChick.

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