Recovered! The following files are what remains from a trove of readings School Library Journal recorded for Poetry Month a few years back. Much of our multimedia was lost in the transition to a new CMS. Let this be a lesson to back up, which fortunately in this case we did, to a personal storage device.
Award-winning author Walter Dean Myers (pictured) came to our offices to record our first podcast. The National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, Myers will deliver the keynote presentation at SLJ‘s Day of Dialog on June 4.
Walter Dean Myers reads from Jazz illustrated by Christopher Myers (Holiday House, 2006) (Part 1)
Walter Dean Myers reads from Jazz, Part II
J. Patrick Lewis reads from Arithme-Tickle: An Even Number of Odd Riddle-Rhymes (Harcourt, 2002)
Charles R. Smith reads from Hoop Queens (Candlewick, 2003)
Jon Scieszka reads from Science Verse illustrated by Lane Smith (Viking, 2004)