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Here Wee Read

Charnaie Gordon

Hosted by Charnaie Gordon, of the blog Here Wee Read, this podcast celebrates diverse and inclusive books for kids and adults. In addition to interviewing kid lit and adult writers and illustrators on occasion, you’ll be updated on the latest bookish headlines and hear 30-second book reviews. This podcast is especially good for parents, caregivers, homeschoolers, librarians, and teachers who have the desire to diversify their bookshelves.

Recent Episodes

26 - Laundry Love with Patric RichardsonSeptember 07, 2021 Episode artwork 25 - Laila Ali: Being the Best Version of YourselfAugust 24, 2021 Episode artwork 24 - Do It Yourself Public Relations with Author, CEO and “PR Ninja” Nikkia McClainJune 15, 2021 Episode artwork 23 - Nadia Odunayo, Founder of The StoryGraphJune 01, 2021 Episode artwork 22 - We’re Still Here: Bookish Chat with Author Traci SorellMay 18, 2021 Episode artwork 21 - Too Small Tola: Getting to Know Award-Winning Author AtinukeMay 04, 2021 Episode artwork 20 - Zonia’s Rainforest: A Conversation with Peruvian Author-Illustrator Juana Martinez-NealApril 20, 2021 Episode artwork 19 - Getting to Know Debut Author Nandi TaylorApril 06, 2021 Episode artwork 18 - Becoming Vanessa: An Intimate Chat with Author-Illustrator Vanessa Brantley-NewtonMarch 23, 2021 Episode artwork 17 - Brave Bessie: Queen of the Sky: Bookish Chat with Author Roda AhmedMarch 09, 2021 Episode artwork 16 - The Pumphrey Brothers: Making Stuff Together Since 1981 Jarrett & Jerome PumphreyFebruary 23, 2021 Episode artwork 15 - I Am Brown: Let’s Talk Illustrations with Animator & Illustrator Sandhya PrabhatFebruary 09, 2021 Episode artwork 14 - The ABCs of Black History: An Interview with New York Times Bestselling Author Rio CortezJanuary 26, 2021 Episode artwork 13 - My Very Favorite Book in the Whole Wide World: Up Close and Personal with Superbowl Champion Malcolm MitchellJanuary 12, 2021 Episode artwork 12 - I Am Smart, I Am Blessed, I Can Do Anything! Interview with Alissa Holder & Zulekha Holder-YoungDecember 22, 2020 Episode artwork 11 - William Still and His Freedom Stories: Interview with Don TateDecember 08, 2020 Episode artwork 10 - Celebrating 10 Years of Chocolate Me!: Interview with Shane W. EvansNovember 24, 2020 Episode artwork 9 - Thank You, Omu!: Interview with Oge MoraNovember 10, 2020 Episode artwork 8 - The Magnificent Makers: Interview with Dr. Theanne GriffithOctober 27, 2020 Episode artwork 7 - We All Have a Voice: Interview with Cozbi A. CabreraOctober 20, 2020 Episode artwork 6 - Ty’s Travels: Interview with Kelly Starling Lyons and Nina MataOctober 13, 2020 Episode artwork 5 - Roxy The Last Unisaurus Rex: Interview with Eva ChenOctober 06, 2020 Episode artwork 4 - Meeting Michelle Obama: Interview with Parker Curry and Jessica CurrySeptember 29, 2020 Episode artwork 3 - Eyes That Kiss in the Corners: Interview with Debut Author Joanna HoSeptember 15, 2020 Episode artwork 2 - I Am Every Good Thing: Up Close and Personal with Derrick Barnes and Gordon C. JamesSeptember 01, 2020 Episode artwork