E1: #1: The Wall in the Middle of This Podcast
Karina and Matthew talk about the border wall between Mexico and the United States, one Idaho school staff and their alarming choice of Halloween costumes, and how a group of Latinx authors stepped in with an offer few would refuse. Joining are special guests Meg Medina (Merci Suarez Changes Gears), Jenny Torres Sanchez (The Fall of Innocence), and Guadalupe Garcia McCall (All the Stars Denied).
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Photos of Idaho teachers in costume
BOOKS DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW:
Dreamers by Yuyi Morales
The Wall in the Middle of the Book by Jon Agee
Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré by Anika Aldamuy Denise, illustrated by Paola Escobar
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