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Archives - September 2006

Interview: John Boyne, author of The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Sep 10, 2006

September 2006

John Boyne's THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS is a profound and thought-provoking novel set during the Holocaust and told from the perspective of a young child who befriends a boy "on the other side of the fence."

Author Talk: Patricia McCormick, author of Sold

Sep 10, 2006

September 2006

Patricia McCormick is a journalist and author best known for her young adult novel CUT, about the struggles of overcoming the need to self-mutilate.

Author Talk: Ursula K. Le Guin, author of Voices

Sep 10, 2006

September 2006

Ursula K. Le Guin's impressive body of work consists of six volumes of poetry, twenty novels, over a hundred short stories, four collections of essays, eleven books for children and four volumes of translation. Her latest young adult novel, VOICES, is a coming-of-age tale set in a time and place of extreme oppression, when reading and writing are considered acts punishable by death.