In this podcast, Michael Cart talks about some memorable LGBTQ characters in literature. Titles mentioned include: Man Without a Face by Isabelle Holland, The Arizona Kid by Ron Koertge, Annie on My Mind by Nancy Garden, Deliver Us from Evie by M.E. Kerr, Luna by Julie Ann Peters, and Openly Straight by Bill Konigsberg.
In this podcast, Michael Cart reflects on the books of his childhood, his first library card, his early experiences at the library – and his lifelong love of comics and comic books.
In this podcast, Infopeople’s book guy Michael Cart marvels at author James Patterson’s prodigious output, celebrates the centennial of illustrator Ezra Jack Keats and discusses the phenomenon of adult coloring books.
In this podcast, Infopeople’s book guy Michael Cart reports the glad news that Carla Hayden, CEO of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore, has been nominated to serve as the new Librarian of Congress. In other news, he talks about Simon & Schuster’s launch of an imprint for Muslim-themed children’s and young adult books, Salaam … Continue reading Michael Cart Talks about the Library of Congress
Can teens read? In this podcast, Infopeople’s book maven Michael Cart has the answer. Hint: there’s good news . . . and bad news. Also discussed in this podcast: is reading online actually reading? Hint: the answer is, it’s different.