Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Transcript: 4/18/2017

TOPIC: There's been a raft of recent adaptations of kid's books to TV/movies. What's working? What books would you like to see?


Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Transcript: 4/11/2017

TOPIC: For many, it's Spring Break. How do you refresh and re-inspire yourself? Is it time off... or intense time working? Or?


Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Transcript: 4/4/2017

TOPIC: It's National Poetry Month! Does poetry inform your work? Do you read/write it? Have favorites?


Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Transcript: 3/28/2017

TOPIC: What is your take on "issues books" on difficult or under-examined subjects for young readers? Are we getting it right?


Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Transcript: 3/21/2017

TOPIC: Word love! Share your favorite word; create a 3-word poem on the spot; or tell how wordplay informs your work. 


Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Transcript: 3/14/2017

TOPIC: It's quarterly check-in time! Share what you're working on plus progress since December!


Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Transcript: 3/7/2017

TOPIC: What tech-y solutions are you using to keep in touch with colleagues these days (other than Twitter)?


Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Transcript: 2/28/2017

TOPIC: Let's talk the state of the business. Do you see trends or changes or areas that confuse or concern you? Or...?


Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Transcript: 2/21/2017

TOPIC: What's your favorite tech platform for promoting your work? Have you tried anything new in the past year?


Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Transcript: 2/14/2017

TOPIC: In honor of the day, share the things you LOVE about the work you do.


Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Transcript: 2/7/2017

TOPIC: What are your tips for writing authentic dialogue? Is it different for historical fiction? For talking animals? Or...?


Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Transcript: 1/31/2017

TOPIC: How do you create time and space to work? #kidlitchat


Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Transcript: 1/24/2017

TOPIC: Help us celebrate the ALA Youth Media Awards! Which of your favorites made the list . . . and which *should* have?


Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Transcript: 1/17/2017

TOPIC: In 7+ years of #kidlitchat, we have seen trends and controversies come and go. What will be the main concerns for kidlit in 2017?


Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Transcript: 1/3/2017

TOPIC: Do you have career resolutions for 2017? Share away (or invent some so you can be held accountable later!)