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Welcome to Adventures With Words Young Adult Edition. Once a month, Kate will be going solo to discuss the best of Young Adult fiction, old and new, especially great UKYA.
Don’t worry – your normal podcast will be continuing; you can subscribe to this podcast separately in iTunes if YA is your thing, and you’ll be able to find all the YA Edition podcasts at www.adventureswithwords.com/yaedition
The first episode is a Spooky Launch, because Autumn is a great time for reading about ghosts, ghouls and strange, unusual occurrences. Kate discusses Constable and Toop by Gareth P Jones, Coraline by Neil Gaiman, Under My Hat edited by Jonathan Strahan, The Enemy series by Charlie Higson, and the fantastic Tall Tales From Pitch End by Nigel McDowell.
We’re also thrilled to have an exclusive from author of Tall Tales From Pitch End, Nigel McDowell – he’s recorded a new Tall Tale, The Tall Tale of George Pitch, especially for the podcast.
To win a signed copy of Tall Tales From Pitch End, simply listen to the podcast and follow the instructions in the Rafflecopter below…
We’ve also got a fascinating Q&A interview with Nigel coming up later today on the blog – watch this space!
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Episode 1. An Adventures With Words production.