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The Yarn

Travis Jonker and Colby Sharp

The Yarn takes listeners behind the scenes of children's literature. Each episode features an author or illustrator talking about how they create books for young readers.
Episodes
#167 Bob Shea & Brian Won - ADURABLE UnraveledJune 23, 2022 Episode artwork #166 Donalyn Miller - THE JOY OF READING UnraveledJune 10, 2022 Episode artwork #165 Ben Zhu - DESSERT ISLAND Unraveled (+ Gallery Nucleus)May 30, 2022 Episode artwork #164 Rebekah Lowell - THE ROAD TO AFTER UnraveledMay 22, 2022 Episode artwork #163 Grant Snider - ONE BOY WATCHING UnraveledMay 02, 2022 Episode artwork #162 Lucy KnisleyApril 16, 2022 Episode artwork #161 Aron Nels Steinke - MR. WOLF'S CLASS UnraveledMarch 30, 2022 Episode artwork #160 Remembering Gary Paulsen with Agent Jennifer FlanneryMarch 19, 2022 Episode artwork #159 Gordon Korman February 27, 2022 Episode artwork #158 Lisa Fipps - STARFISH UnraveledFebruary 09, 2022 Episode artwork #157 Colby & Travis - 2022 Youth Media AwardsJanuary 24, 2022 Episode artwork #156 Colby & Travis - 2022 PreviewJanuary 09, 2022 Episode artwork #155 Colby & Travis - 2021 Children's Literature Year in ReviewDecember 30, 2021 Episode artwork #154 James Ponti - CITY SPIES UnraveledDecember 18, 2021 Episode artwork #153 Amy Timberlake - EGG MARKS THE SPOT UnraveledNovember 25, 2021 Episode artwork #152 Betsy Bird - LONG ROAD TO THE CIRCUS UnraveledNovember 14, 2021 Episode artwork #151 Gary Paulsen Remembered with Editor Wesley AdamsOctober 31, 2021 Episode artwork #150 R.J. Palacio - PONY UnraveledOctober 10, 2021 Episode artwork #149 Erin & Philip Stead (Pt. II) AMOS MCGEE MISSES THE BUSSeptember 26, 2021 Episode artwork #148 Erin & Philip Stead (Pt. I) A SICK DAY FOR AMOS MCGEESeptember 13, 2021 Episode artwork #147 Sara Pennypacker - PAX, JOURNEY HOME UnraveledAugust 29, 2021 Episode artwork #146 Pernille Ripp - The Global Read AloudAugust 13, 2021 Episode artwork #145 Karyn Parsons - HOW HIGH THE MOON UnraveledJuly 22, 2021 Episode artwork #144 Jon Klassen - THE ROCK FROM THE SKY UnraveledJuly 14, 2021 Episode artwork #143 David LaRochelle & Mike Wohnoutka - SEE THE CAT Unraveled June 19, 2021 Episode artwork