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Children's Literary Salons: The Children's Literary Salon - Podcasting Children's Books: Ins and Outs, Ups and Downs

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April 19, 2014

Program Locations:

Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Children's Center at 42nd Street

Join podcasters Katie Davis (Brain Burps About Books), John Sellers (PW KidsCast), and Matthew Winner (Let's Get Busy) in conversation about the world of children's literary podcasting and their experiences with the form.

Katie Davis is a children’s author/illustrator with titles ranging from picture books like Little Chicken's Big Day to her latest, a young adult novel called Dancing With the Devil. She's a video marketing maven and a “writerpreneur" with the #1 podcast in iTunes in the Children's Publishing category Brain Burps About Books, and teaches tech-wary writers how to build and strengthen their platforms through video. She also coaches on social media and marketing, or as Katie calls it, “making friends and meeting people.” 

John A. Sellers is the children’s reviews editor at Publishers Weekly. He also hosts the magazine’s children’s books podcast, PW KidsCast, and edits its cookbooks e-newsletter, Cooking the Books.

Elementary teacher and librarian Matthew Winner blogs at The Busy Librarian and is the creator of the Let’s Get Busy podcast.  In 2013 he was named one of SLJ’s Movers & Shakers.  Citing “his innovative ideas and boundless enthusiasm for student learning and engagement” SLJ also highlighted that Matthew is Maryland’s 2012 Outstanding User of Technology Educator, is a White HouseChampion of Change,” and a published author.

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