Grace and Alvina discuss the SLJ February cover and cover story controversy, they share their current food obsessions, talk about discovering names for things they didn’t realize existed, and welcome Alison Morris to tell us what we should all be…Read More
Series: Book Friends Forever Podcast
Children’s book publishing’s secrets are revealed as we listen in on fascinating, unguarded, insider discussion from two uniquely qualified best friends: award-winning author/illustrator Grace Lin, and one of NYC’s top editors, Alvina Ling. Go behind the scenes of kid lit and catch a glimpse of the lives of the best-selling author and editor, and the relationship between them.
Grace and Alvina talk about the upcoming Lunar New Year, how they celebrate as children and now, and what the year of gengzi means. They also talk about Gretchen Rubin’s four tendencies, and how knowing your tendency can help you achieve your goals….Read More
It’s BFF’s first Chop Suey episode! Grace and Alvina talk about phishing attempts, publishing news, they invite special guest Alison Morris to tell them what they should be reading, and they also share their Caldecott and Newbery predictions. See…Read More
Grace and Alvina welcome special guest Jennifer Laughran, literary agent, and they discuss everything from morality clauses to what makes a good agent-author relationship. See complete show notes at www.bookfriendsforever.com. Click here to become a…Read More