Reading With Your Kids Podcast

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Reading With Your Kids is all about encouraging parents to read with their kids, and cook with their kids, and do activities with their kids, and experience tv, movies and music together. In other words, our podcast is all about helping parents build stronger relationships with their kids.

Episode Date
Reading With Your Kids - Everyone Can Learn Math
27:36

How do you approach a math problem that challenges you? Do you keep trying until you reach a solution? Or do you get frustrated easily and give up? Alice Aspinall is here to help us teach our kids that tell us everyone can learn math!

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Dec 15, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Ignite Your Kid's Curiosity
29:53

Get ready to meet the inspiration behind the greatest science clubhouse ever! Melissa Stewart, the author of dozens and dozens of amazing science books, knows how to ignite kids curiosity!

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Dec 13, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - How To Inspire Your Kids To Love STEM
32:07

We are so excited. Our Dean of Stem Jennifer Swanson is back with great resources to inspire kids to love STEM. We are excited that Jen has won the 2019 Award from the National Science Teacher's Association. We also welcome Dennis Low to tell us about his wonderful kidlit Isabella and Trent's Hot Air Balloon Adventure.

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Dec 11, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Two Amazing Girls
30:08

Today we meet two amazing girls. Our first guest is Emily Bastien, the amazing 9 year old author of The Fearless Fantabulous Five. Emily has been writing since she was five and has no plans to stop. Our second guest is Alessandro Reale, and while he is not a girl he is the author of a super book about a very special girl known as Only One Samantha.

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Dec 09, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Santa's Izzy Elves
34:42

Looking to start a new family read aloud Christmas Tradition? Listen in as Dorothea Jensen tells us about Santa's high tech savvy Izzy Elves. This award winning series is great fun for everyone. And our conversation with Dorothea is a blast!

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Dec 08, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Why Did You Choose Me?
34:41

Most adoptive and foster children struggle at some point in their life with knowing who they are and where they belong. After searching for adoption storybooks to read to her own adopted children, Katie Cruice Smith decided that there was a need for more books that parents could read at bedtime to connect with their adopted and fostered children.

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Dec 06, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - From India to the UK with Love
37:34

We go around the World in today's episode of the podcast. We first travel to Hyderabad, India to speak with Harsha Sheelam, author of Poppydown Pals. We then travel to Somerset in the UK to speak to Lynn Emslie about her new book Jasper and Milo's Walk in the Park.

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Dec 04, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Queen of the Hanukkah Dosas
25:48

We are so happy to welcome the beginning of the Eight Days of Hanukkah with a visit from author Pamela Ehrenburg. Her new children's book Queen of the Hanukkah Dosas is the perfect book for all families regardless of your faith.

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Dec 02, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Unplug & Play
24:17

From our podcast title you know we are all about inspiring families to read together. We also believe in the power of play, and playing together. Brad Berger is here with great, fun games that can help families unplug and grow closer

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Dec 01, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - With The Courage of a Mouse
28:51

Sometimes courage can come from the most surprising places. Donna Sager Cowan tells us about her wonderful new kidlit series Super Hero School and how we can help kids find their super hero courage.

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Nov 29, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Breaking The Barriers
25:09

Robbin Miller takes us back in time the the mid 1970's, a time when girls were not allowed to play Little League Baseball. Listen as she tells us how her love of baseball helped Break the Barriers.

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Nov 27, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Where Do Ideas Come From
29:58

Where do wildly imaginative ideas for Children's Books come from? For author Elen Oberio the answer to that question is easy, from her son, and from listening to children playing. You will love listening to Elen share her creative process while telling us about her wonderful Rocky the Rocketsaur.

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Nov 25, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Adventures in Friendship
31:53

Cindi Handley Goodeaux is the author of The Adventures of Princess Jellybean. This wonderful picture books takes kids on an adventure in friendship, helping them understand that kids with different abilities can be great friends.

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Nov 24, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Fostering Gratitude
28:47

We are so grateful to welcome Dr John Degarmo for this special episode of the podcast. Dr John is the nation's leading foster care expert. Here is here to share some ideas on how we can help our kids live gratefully and help kids in need.

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Nov 22, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Mindfulness for Kids
31:40

J Robin Albertson Wren is here to introduce us to her new book Mindfulness for Kids. Homework horrors, chores, and not-so-friendly friends—that’s enough to make any kid’s brain hurt. The secret to staying cool is easy: it’s called mindfulness—and this book gives kids fun activities to practice it on their own.

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Nov 20, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Phyllis Wong Mysteries
36:53

I love the Phyllis Wong Mysteries. This is absolutely one of my favorite series. And I love speaking with the creative genius behind the series Geoffrey McSkimming. Listen as Geoffrey and I speak about language, inspiration and so much more.

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Nov 18, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - More Books for Tots to Teens
31:33

Have we got book ideas for you! Leslea Wahl is here to share some of her favorite Dystopian novels. These are great books you and your teens may love. We also welcome back Rosie Russell to tell us about her new kidlit MoonShadow Mae

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Nov 17, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Temple of the Crystal Timekeeper
28:55

Action! Adventure! Mystery! Fiona Ingram loves to take her young readers on journeys to distant cultures and times. Listen as she tells us about her latest book Temple of the Crystal Timekeeper.

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Nov 15, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Candace Cameron Bure
25:24

One of our most anticipated shows ever. Candace Cameron Bure is here to tell us about her wonderful Kidlit Candace On Stage. Candace, the star of Full House, Fuller House and so much more, reveals why writing a children's book was so important to her, and also shares her thoughts on the many benefits of reading with your kids.

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Nov 13, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - The Shadow's Servant
31:29

Why do kids love fantasy? Why do they love scary stories? These are just a couple of tangents we explore during our conversation with Justin Swapp, author of The Shadow's Servant.

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Nov 11, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - LeVar Burton Speaks!
27:40

We are so excited to welcome star of stage, screen and television LeVar Burton. LeVar is a passionate advocate of literacy. He believes that literacy is the right of all human beings. You will love listening to LeVar speak about his many literacy projects

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Nov 10, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Rock Hound
27:12

STEM Week continues! Author and certified Rock Lover Shelby Wilde tells us about her great Middle Grade book Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound: Seek-and-Find Book for Kids Who Love Rocks. Listen to learn how to inspire kids to be more curious about the world around them.

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Nov 08, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - STEM Tuesday Disease!
26:21

Jennifer Swanson, our Dean of STEM and STEAM returns to the RWYK Podcast to talk about Disease! We explore great books that introduce our kids to the study of disease and how we can stay healthy. We also talk about Jedlie's visit to the CDC's Sencer Museum in Atlanta, one of the most fascinating, and creepy, museums ever.

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Nov 06, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Return to Arestana
26:27

Today we return to the magical world of Arestana as we welcome back author Shawn B Robinson. Shawn tells us about the latest chapter of his fantastic Arestana Middle Grade series. We have a great time talking about his series, imagination and how we can inspire our kids to be curious.

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Nov 04, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Your Vote Is Magic
26:43

Since election day is right around the corner we decided to invite master illusionist Lyn Dillies to remind us that Your Vote Is Magic. Lyn recounts the amazing illusion she created to introduce her book to the World. She also tells us about her wonderful Learn magic with Lyn DVD.

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Nov 03, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Candace Cameron Bure Preview
02:35

Quick video preview of our upcoming interview with Candace Cameron Bure, author of Candace Center Stage, and star of Netflix' Fuller House.

Nov 02, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Amber's Magical Savings Box
27:24

Rachel Hanible wants to help kids become financially literate! Rachel tells us how we can use her wonderful interactive book to encourage and inspire children to create their own savings goals to buy all the magical things they desire. Lets teach our kids these lessons early before they make the same financial mistakes we made.

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Nov 01, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - From Me To You
29:26

Norman Aladjem is a successful talent Manager in Hollywood. He never intended to write a book. He set out to write a series of letters to his daughter to share his life experiences. Fortunately for us he decided to share that wisdom, humor and love with the world.

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Oct 30, 2018
LeVar Burton Preview
02:17

Preview of LeVar Burton's appearance

Oct 29, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Day Dreaming Pirates
23:37

Arrgh! Get ready to set sail with Joseph Ruder as he tells us how Day Dreaming Danny uses his imagination to search for buried pirate treasure. You are going to love Joseph's suggestion to let our kids play in puddles to encourage imagination.

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Oct 28, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Books For Tots & Teens
32:24

Today we speak with two of our favorite authors. Leslea Wahl is back to share great books you and your teens will love to co read. And Delilah Hall is back to tell us about Football Challenge, a book you will love to read with your tots,

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Click here to learn more about Jedlie's brand new school assembly program "Reading Matters!"

Oct 27, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Fabulous Mr B!
24:22

Retired teacher and inspired author Bruce Weinberg tells us about The Fabulous Feats of Mr B! You and your kids will be mesmerized by the quirky Mr. B and his exciting classroom adventures. Each story has a message for children and adult readers alike.

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Click here to get our autographed copy of Jedlie's award winning picture book The Great Maritini

Oct 25, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Kids Love Poetry
27:18

Do kids love poetry? Author and teacher Shannon Anderson says YES! Her new book Monster and Dragon is a big hit with kids and adults. When Monster and Dragon discover a poetry contest, they both decide they are in it to win it. Making the most of every minute, Monster and Dragon try out many kinds of poems. They drop their entries into the box right before the deadline, with some high fives and high hopes.

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Oct 23, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - The Little Unicorn
23:53

Our favorite Mermaid, author Sheri Fink returns to tell us about her new picture book The Little Unicorn. The Little Unicorn lives in an enchanted forest powered by the magic of her inner sparkle. When she begins to doubt herself, the magic within her and her surroundings begins to disappear. She sets off on a journey to save the forest by rediscovering her sparkle, only to find it in the place she least expects. This heartwarming story helps kids realize that we all have an inner sparkle, and we all can create magic when we believe in ourselves.

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Oct 21, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Shocking Secrets of Science
26:47

#STEM #STEMWeek #Animals #Secrets #ShockingSecrets

STEM Week Rocks! Ana Maria Rodriguez loves to uncover the shocking secrets of Scuba Diving Spiders, Puking Penguins and so much more! Listen as Ana Maria tells us how we can ignite our kids' curiosity.

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Oct 20, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Science Needs Everyone!
29:24

#STEM #STEMWeek #Science #Technology #Engineering #Math

STEM Week continues. Today we are speaking with Patricia Newman. Patricia is the author of many STEM related books, including Plastics Ahoy and Sea Otter Heroes. Patricia helps us understand that you do not need to be a rocket scientist to contribute to the advancement of science and knowledge. Great conversation about valuing the talents of every individual.

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Oct 18, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - STEM Week Deep Space Exploration
27:11

#STEM #Science #Technology #Engineering #Math #Space #Exploration

STEM Week is back! To kick off another exciting STEM Week we welcome back Jennifer Swanson. Jen is the driving force behind the STEM Tuesday blog. Today we talk about Deep Space Exploration.

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Oct 16, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Magical Words
24:10

#Bullying #Respect #Inspiration

Today we meet former teacher turned author Judy Weagle. Judy is committed to empowering kids through her writing, inspiring them to stop bullying by choosing to respectful and kind. Today we talk about her first three books, Lisa and her Pygamas, Dandelion and Magical Words.

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Oct 14, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Ten Little Night Stars
26:56

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Best selling author Deb Gruelle has writing in her blood. She tells us about her wonderful board book Ten Little Night Stars. This is a sweet bedtime counting story that kids will love. Deb also tells us about her great uncle Johnny Gruelle the author of Raggedy Anne and Andy.

#bedtime #reading #counting #RaggedyAnne

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Oct 13, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Unsong Heroes
28:47

Jedlie's award winning picture book The Great Maritini has been named one of the Top Seven Books that teach kids kindness. Get your autographed copy at www.GreatMaritini.com

Nancy Churnin is an award winning author who likes to use her talents to shine a spotlight on many of the unsung heroes who have helped change the World. Listen and learn how a deaf player helped change baseball, and how a Queen's act of kindness brought the first Christmas Tree to England.

#UnsungHeroes #Christmas #Deaf #Kindness #Courage #Dallas #Baseball

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Oct 11, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Misdirection
27:37

Jedlie's new school assembly program "Reading Matters" uses magic, illusion & storytelling to inspire kids to become life long readers and learners. To learn more visit www.ReadingWithYourKids.com

This is one of my favorite interviews. Superstar magician turned author Ning Cai tells us about Misdirection. This is the first book in Ning's exciting new YA mystery trilogy about a teenage savant on the trail of her family's killer. Ning talks about her book, family and why she left magic at the height of her career.

#Misdirection #Magic #MagicBabeNing #Singapore #Family #Mystery

Click here to find Ning Cai on Amazon

Oct 10, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Dagger & Coin
26:37

Jedlie's School Assembly Programs inspire kids to be kind, caring and respectful. Learn more at www.jedlie.com

We welcome back author Kathy MacMillian. Kathy tells us about her just released YA Novel Dagger and Coin. This is the second in Kathy's Sword and Verse series.

#YA #Reading #ReadingWithYourKids #Podcast #Literacy #Fantasy #Epic #Romance #Literature #Fiction

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Oct 09, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Dealing With Classroom Bullies
25:17

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Ellwyn Autumn is here to tell us about her Reading With Your Kids Certified Great Read Kamyla Chung and the Classroom Bully. This is a great conversation about bullying, friendship and empathy.

#Bullying #BookAward #StopBullying #Friendship

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Oct 07, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - The ABC's of Rose
25:10

We want you and your family to download a free digital copy of Jedlie's new book "Love That I Matter!" You will love to have your kids read this book to YOU! Get your free copy and more at www.ReadingWithYourKids.com

JRenee Hiemerman is passionate about helping people. Through her stories, JRenee hopes to teach children, as well as the adult reader, the skills to having a happier life. Today we celebrate her wonderful picture book The ABC's of Rose

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Oct 06, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - The Little Labradoodle
26:11

The Great Maritini is the award winning picture book from Jedlie that inspires kids to be kind and caring. Get your autographed copy at www.GreatMaritini.com

April M Cox is passionate about inspiring parents & grandparents to read more with their kids. She is the perfect guest for our show, and her new book "Puppy Pick Up Day - The Little Labradooddle" is a perfect book for families to read together.

Click here to find the Little Labradoddle series on Amazon

Oct 04, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Love Double Dutch
28:48

Jedlie's school assembly program We Choose Respect helps schools build safe, caring, bully free schools. Find out more at www.jedlie.com

We are so excited to welcome Doreen Spicer-Dannelly, the creator of the popular Disney Channel movie Jump In and the TV series The Proud Family. Doreen is here to talk about her new book Love Double Dutch.

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Oct 02, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - If You Give The Puffin A Muffin
23:42

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Timothy Young has been creating illustrations, toys and character designs for over 30 years. He is the Author/Illustrator of 11 children's books including his latest books If You Give the Puffin a Muffin and More Creatures and Characters; Drawing Awesomely Wild, Wacky, and Funny Animals

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Sep 30, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Goddess of Fierce Leadership
25:48

Looking to inspire students to be caring and respectful? Check out Jedlie's acclaimed assembly "We Choose Respect!" at www.jedlie.com

Allexia Brewer is a rebel and provocateur, always blazing new paths and teaching others to do the same! She tells us about Monadiki, the inspirational tale of a girl who is born into a world of gods and goddesses and goes through the common struggles of growing up.

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Sep 29, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Where You Lead
23:36

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Our good friend Leslea Wahl is here to share some great action and adventure books you will love reading with your teens. And this month's suggestions include Leslea's new book "Where You Lead".

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Sep 27, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Travel the World with DaddyBlogger
24:25

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Imagine visiting every country in the World. Now imagine attempting to visit every country in the World with your spouse and young children! Today's guest, Ricky Shetty, the DaddyBlogger, and his family are well on their way to accomplishing that dream.

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Sep 25, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Duck, Duck, Moose!
23:12

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Joy Heyer is the author and illustrator of the picture book Duck, Duck, Moose. Joy lives in Virginia with her husband, 3 of her children, and a dog. Her oldest is married with 2 children of her own making Joy a Grandma.

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Sep 23, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - No Frogs In School
31:45

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Author - College Professor Alexandria La Faye joins us for a fascinating chat about all things kidlit. We talk about her seriously fun new book "No Frogs In School" and so much more. If you are an author or a parent you do not want to miss this!

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Sep 22, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Around the World with a Flying Dog?
26:40

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We travel all around the World in today's show. Laura Hockensmith joins us from The Netherlands to tell us about Kiba's Fun in the Sky Series. When then travel to New Zealand to speak with Anita Kelly Gaunt about her Literacy Tales Series.

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Sep 20, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Don't Give Up!
21:14

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Retired teacher and author Judi Folmsbee tells us about her delightful book Bubba the Busy Beaver. Have you ever felt like giving up because something was too hard to do? Bubba felt the same way, but he was in for a BIG surprise!

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Sep 18, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Whistle Watch at Uncle Willie's House
25:42

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We are so excited to welcome back Author - Illustrator Pamela C Rice. We love Pamela's wonderful stories and art work. Today she tells us about her wonderful picture book Whistle Wacth at Uncle Willie's House.

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Sep 16, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Eavesdropping on Elephants
28:38

Jedlie's school assembly "Boss Of My Body!" helps kids make healthy choices for their lives. To learn more please visit www.jedlie.com

STEM Week concludes with a fascinating chat about Elephants. Patricia Newman is here to just blow us away with her book Eavesdropping on Elephants. Did you know elephants communicate with each other? Listen in and find out how!

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Sep 15, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Queen of Yucky Science
29:12

Jedlie's We Choose Respect Assembly helps schools build caring, respectful learning environments. To learn more please visit www.jedlie.com

STEM Week continues with the Queen of Yucky Science Heather Montgomery. Heather masterfully employs yuck appeal to engage young minds. She delights in using snail poop, petrified animal parts, and tree guts to inspire reluctant readers and encourage scientific thinking. Heather joins us today to talk about her book Bugs Don't Hug

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Sep 13, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - A Chat with The Space Gal
22:53

Jedlie's new book REAL Magic reminds kids that when we help someone feel loved we help them do amazing, magical things. Get your autographed copy at www.realmagicstories.com

STEM Week continues as we welcome Emily Calandrelli. Emily is known as The Space Gal. She is the host of Fox's Xploration Outer Space and the author of the wonderful Ada Lace series.

Click here to find Ada Lace on Amazon

Sep 12, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Welcome to STEM Week
27:58

Jedlie's award winning picture book The Great Maritini inspires kids to be caring and kind. Get your copy at www.GreatMaritini.com

We are so excited to welcome back Jennifer Swanson to help us kick off STEM Week. Jen will be a regular monthly guest on the show, sharing great content from her STEM Tuesday blog that will help us help our kids learn to love STEM

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Sep 11, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Alice's Magic Garden
25:40

Jedlie's totally interactive school assemblies inspire kids with breath taking magic and illusions. To learn more please visit www.jedlie.com

Author Henry Herz tells us about his just released children's book Alice's Magic Garden. In this imaginative prequel to Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Alice finds herself at a gray, dreary boarding school that is decidedly up the rabbit hole. From the relentless clocks to the beastly students, Alice’s world is void of color and cheer–until Alice finds a secret garden

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Sep 09, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Scarlett Hood
24:02

Jedlie's nationally acclaimed school assembly program We Choose Respect Inspires kids to be caring, kind and respectful. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

Joining us from Perth, Australia, Mark C Evans tells us about Scarlett Hood. This is a graphic-novel style story about a girl who takes a magical journey back in time—and discovers a strength she never knew she possessed.

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Sep 08, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - A Very Large Dog
21:21

Jedlie's nationally acclaimed school assembly programs celebrate the joy of reading. To learn more please visit www.jedlie.com

Today we welcome Mark Sanders, the author of the Monty Dogge series. Monte Dogge is Mark's lovable and large white and black New Foundland dog. His adventures are fun for the whole family. Mark tells us today about Monty's visit to Wales where he encounters a monster. Because that is what one finds in Wales.

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Sep 06, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Siren's Song
24:22

Jedlie's picture book "REAL Magic!" reminds kids that when we help someone feel loved we help them do amazing, magical things. Get your copy at www.RealMagicStories.com

Our guest today is Becca Price. Becca is the author of Siren Song and a number of other wonderful children's book. Sirens' Song is a beautifully-illustrated fable for all ages. If you and your children like moving stories, larger-than-life characters, and amazing adventures in nature, then you'll love Rebecca Price's gorgeous picture book story.

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Sep 04, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - One Big Pair of Underwear
25:21

Jedlie's award winning picture book The Great Maritini inspires kids to help anyone in need. Get your copy at www.GreatMaritini.com

Anyone who knows me would understand how I could not resist speaking to the author of One Big Pair of Underpants. Author Laura Gehl joins us to talk about that book and her many other popular picture books.

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Sep 02, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Feyi Fay
26:55

Jedlie's award winning picture book The Great Maritini has been called one of the top seven books that teach kids kindness. Get your autographed copy at www.GreatMaritini.com

Today we welcome author Simisayo Brownstone. Her debut middle grade novel Fayi Fey and the Case of the Mysterious Madam Koi Koi has been called "An imaginative, humorous book with a strong emotional foundation." by Kirkus Reviews. We loved speaking with Simisayo, we think you will love her too.

Click here to find Feyi fay on Amazon

Sep 01, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - WOW Weather
26:15

Award winning children's author Jedlie is offering free classroom visits via skype to a limited number of schools anywhere in the World. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

We are so happy to welcome Reading With Your Kids Certified Great Read author Paul Deanno on to the podcast. Paul is the author of WOW Weather, a fabulous book that helps kids understand the science behind weather and meteorology. Paul is also chief meteorologist at KPIX in San Francisco.

Click here to find WOW Weather on Amazon

Aug 30, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Survival
27:36

Jedlie is offering free classroom visits via Skype to a limited number of schools! To learn more please visit www.jedlie.com

Daniel M Warloch loves to say "you are never too old to write a novel." He has been named Author of the Month by Wildfire Magazine, and is the author of more than a dozen books. Today we begin our chat by talking about his novel The Key To Survival.

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Aug 28, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Queens of Fun
29:23

Award winning author Jedlie is now offering free Skype classroom visits for a limited time only. To find out more please visit www.jedlie.com

The Queens of Fun, Brooke Schwartzman and Celia Niu, our friends from Goliath Games and Pressman Toys are back to tell us about some fabulous games that help our kids learn. Brooke and Celia love play, and they love that play an important role in helping our kids learn to love learning!

Click here to find Domino Junior on Amazon

Aug 26, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - The Navigator Series
24:14

Jedlie's school assembly programs inspire kids to be kind, caring and respectful. Find out more by visiting www.jedlie.com

Amber Pert created The Navigator Series to bring real-life stories of inspirational adults to our young readers through the lens of storytelling. Our stories feature five leaders who are building brands, reaching goals, and impacting their communities.

Click here to find the Navigator Series on Amazon

Aug 25, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - The Magic of Norumbega
26:25

Jedlie's picture book REAL Magic reminds us that when we help someone feel loved we help them do amazing, magical things. Get your autographed copy at www.realmagicstories.com

Lenna Kutner joins us to tell us about her wonderful new novel The Magic of Norumbega. Blending fantasy with history, this delightful tale takes place around 1940 in the real-life setting of Norumbega Park, once considered to be New England's finest amusement park.

Click here to find The Magic of Norumbega on Amazon

Aug 23, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - From Sunset Till Sunrise
23:45

Start the school year off by reminding kids the importance of kindness and respect. Learn more about Jedlie's School Assembly program We Choose Respect at www.jedlie.com

Our friend author Jonathan Rosen is back to tell us about his new middle grade novel From Sunset Till Sunrise. Exter and Tommy are concerned as a new neighbor moves in, at night, with a coffin. Could it mean...Vampires!?!

Click here to find Jonathan's book on Amazon

Aug 21, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Gtreat Books From Ukraine
26:27

Jedlie's book The Great Maritini has been named one of the top seven books that teach kids kindness. Get your autographed copy at www.GreatMaritini.com

Our guest today is Igor Kozlov. he is the CEO of Holz books. Holz books is a of authors and illustrators connected by love to a children books. Holz`s goal is creation of colorful entertaining books that will help to expand imagination of our young readers. We have a great time speaking to Igor about his company's current offerings and dreams for the future.

Click here to find Holz books on Amazon

Aug 19, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Maralee and the Turtles of the Sea
25:11

Jedlie's new school assembly program inspires families to fall in love with reading. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

Our guest today is author and illustrator Rebecca Chamberlain. We have a wonderful time talking about her picture book Maralee and the Turtles of the Sea. We also talk about the environment and how we can inspire our kids to take action to make a difference in the World.

Click here to find Rebecca's book on Amazon

Aug 18, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - One Heart
28:14

Jedlie's Picture Book "The Great Maritini" has been called one of the top seven books that teach kids kindness. Get your autographed copy at www.GreatMaritini.com

Two great guests today. We first visit with Tara Drouin, author of One Heart. Inspired by a song, One Heart is all about diversity and acceptance. We also speak with young reviewer Ted Copper from Vietnam.

Click here to get your copy of One Heart by Tara Drouin

Aug 16, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Might E
23:27

Jedlie has an all new school assembly program that inspires families to love reading together. To learn more please visit www.jedlie.com

Jordan Scavone tells us he wrote his first children's book when he was 6. He is a lot older than 6, but he is still excited about writing for children. He joins us today to chat about his book Might E. This is a fun conversation about kids and imagination.

Click here to find Jordan's books on Amazon

Aug 14, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Journey to Monsterville
25:05

Jedlie's all new school assembly program takes kids on a magical ride that will inspire them to love reading. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

Tamara Hecht is here to lead us on a journey to Monsterville, her wonderful middle grade series. The star of the series, Jen, is the first human to attend Monsterville High. This is a fun conversation you do not want to miss.

Click here to find Tamara's books on Amazon

Aug 12, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Finn Finds a Friend
23:19

Jedlie's new picture book REAL Magic reminds kids that when we help someone feel loved we help them do amazing, magical things. Get your autographed copy at www.RealMagicStories.com

Stories have the power to help kids look beyond appearances. Jenna Grodzicki is here to tell us about her wonderful kidlit Finn Finds a Friend and how we can encourage our kids not to judge people by the way they look. Great conversation and a great lesson.

Click here to find Jenna's books on Amazon

Aug 11, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Pop Jams
27:08

Jedlie has a fun new school assembly program that will inspre families to fall in love with reading together. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

Today we welcome back Jen Crisanti. Jen is here to talk about Pop Jams. Pop Jams is a really fun and safe way for kids to experience social media.

Click here to visit Jennifer's blog

Aug 09, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Astronaut - Aquanaut
26:01

Jedlie's Picture Book The Great Maritini has been caalled "one of the top seven books that teach kids kindness." To get your autographed copy please visit www.GreatMaritini.com

We are super excited to welcome National Geographic author Jennifer Swanson to the show. Today we are talking about her latest book, Astornaut - Aquanaut, How Space Science and Sea Science Interact. This is a fascinating conversation about all things science, and about how we can help our kids develop a love of science.

Click here to visit Jennifer's Amazon page 

Aug 08, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Mighty Marty Hayes
28:00

Jedlie's totally interactive school assembly is a fun and magical program that helps families fall in love with reading. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

Get ready to meet the amazing author of The Stupendous Adventures of Mighty Marty Hayes. This is a fun conversation about a wonderful middle grade novel that will spark the imaginations of every kid who reads it.

Click here to find Mighty Marty Hayes on Amazon

Aug 07, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - My Special Mind
23:10

Jedlie's all new school assembly program helps families fall in love reading. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

Laura Day is a mom and an educator. She knows that all too often children with ADHD feel as if the focus is always on correcting or highlighting the negative behaviors associated with having ADHD. As a mom with a child who has ADHD, she wanted to bring acceptance to certain attributes of having ADHD. Her book "My Special Mind" is a great reminder of how special everyone's mind truly is.

Click here to find My Special Mind on Amazon

Aug 05, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Great Historical Fiction
28:44

Jedlie's award winning picture book The Great Maritini has been called one of the top seven books that teach kids kindness. Get your autographed, bilingual edition exclusively at www.GreatMaritini.com 

Our good friend, author Leslea Wahl is here to share with us some of her favorite historical fiction. As you may know, Leslea is the author of The Perfect Blindside and other super YA titles. She is a regular guest on the podcast and always has great suggestions of books for parents and kids to experience together.

Click here to visit Leslea's website

 

Aug 04, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Ja Ja Ja!
24:22

Authors! Looking for a way to help your book stand out? The Reading With Your Kids Certified Great Read Program will let the World know that your book is among the best! Learn more at www.ReadingWithYourKids.com

Everyone loves a good laugh! Today we welcome the founder & author of Ja Ja Ja books, a company that specializes in publishing Semi-Bilingual books. The company is committed to helping kids develop a love of learning languages.

Click here to visit the World of Ja Ja Ja Books.

Aug 02, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Mermaid Tales
26:31

Jedlie's new picture book REAL Magic reminds kids when we help someone feel loved we help them do amazing, magical things. get your autographed copy today at www.RealMagicStories.com

Today we have the pleasure of welcome debbie Dadey to the podcast. Debbie is the author of the incredibly popular Mermaid tales series of Middle grade books. Today we begin by discussing book #18 in the series, Fairy Chase.

Click here to find Mermaid Tales on Amazon

Jul 31, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - The Sister Pact
29:03

Jedlie's nationally acclaimed school assemblies are adaptable to be inspiring for kids from Pre-K through High School. To learn more please visit www.jedlie.com

This is a very powerful episode of the podcast. Author & high school counselor Stacie Ramey is here to talk about her YA Novel The Sister Pact and one of the book's topics, teen suicide.

Click here to find The Sister Pact on Amazon

Jul 29, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Land Without Color
24:40

Jedlie's award winning picture book The Great Maritini teaches kids to be kind and to help anyone in need. Get your autographed copy at www.GreatMaritini.com

Imagine being transported to a land without color, & you are the only person who can restore the color. Our guest today is Benjamin Ellefson. Benjamin is here to tell us about his wonderful new middle grade "Land Without Color" series.

Click here to find Land without Color on Amazon

Jul 28, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Mother Matters
28:10

Jedlie's school assembly program We Choose Respect reminds kids that every person matters. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

Today's guest is Dayna Kurtz, the brains behind Huffington Post's Mother Matters blog. From postpartum depression and "baby blues" to healing meals and postnatal exercise, Kurtz guides new and veteran mothers alike through the best practices to care for themselves during their first year of motherhood.

Click here to find Mother Matters on Amazon

Jul 26, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Itty Bitty Wouldn't Budge
25:59

Jedlie's new picture book "REAL Magic!!!" remind kids that when we help someone feel loved we help them do magical things. For more information please visit www.realmagicstories.com

Today we have a great time spealing with Victoria Martin. Victoria is the author of Itty Bitty Won't Budge, our latest Reading With Your Kids Certified Great Read. You'll have a great time learning about this great big dog!

Click here to find Itty Bitty on Amazon

Jul 24, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Giggles and Joy
29:57

Jedlie's school assembly We Choose Respect inspires kids to be respectful and stand up for each other. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

This has to be one of our all time favorite interviews. Ariane de Bonvoisin introduces us to her wonderful Giggles and Joy series. This series of three books contain collections of poems that inspire kids, and adults, to know that they are loved and to love who they are. We had such a fantastic time speaking with Ariane, we know you will have just as much fun listening.

Click here to find Giggles and Joy on Amazon

Click here to visit Ariane's website

Jul 22, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Helping Families Be Happy & Creative
29:03

Looking for a fun family event? Be sure to check out Jedlie's Magic Circus! Amazing, hilarious & totally interactive. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

If you are a parent who loves to discover great authors you want to listen to this episode. If you are an author looking to get some insight into the world of Children's Literature you want to listen to this episode. If you love engaging conversations, you want to listen as we chat with David Miles, author and creative director at Familius Publishing

Click here to find David's Books on Amazon

Jul 21, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Stone Soup Magazine
28:20

Jedlie's nationally acclaimed school assembly We Choose Respect helps build safe, respectful schools. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

We have two great guests on our show today. Emma Wood is the editor of Stone Soup Magazine. This magazine is unique in that it is created for and by young authors! We are also joined by Kalvin Houk, one of the hosts of the great "A Podcast About Something"

Click here to visit the Stone Soup Website

Click here to visit the Podcast About Something website

Jul 19, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - East the Elephant
26:54

Jedlie's Totally Interactive School Assemblies Inspires Kids To Respect All People. To Learn More Please Visit www.jedlie.com

We had such a wonderful time speaking with author Kicki Pallin about her fabulous Kidlit East The Long Trunked Elephant. This is a touchy story that will be meaningful to so many families. You are going to love listening to Kicki's delightful story.

Click here to find East on Amazon

Jul 17, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Traveling The World
26:03

Jedlie's new picture book "REAL Magic!!!" reminds kids that when we make someone feel loved we help them do amazing, magical things. Get your copy today at www.RealMagicStories.com

We are so excited to welcome back RWYK Certified Great Read Author Vera Harris. Vera returns to tell us about her wonderful new book Monica and Michelle Travel The World. This is a super book for families that promotes curiosity & respect.

Click here to find Vera's book on Amazon

Jul 15, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Blast Off To Wubl World
29:48

Jedlie captivates student's attention with his breath taking illusions and inspires them to be kind, caring and respectful. To learn more please visit www.jedlie.com

Get ready to blast off to Wubl World! Mark Hainey and Leigh Tilly join us from London in the UK to tell us about their innovative Wubl Water Spring water and their amazing Wubl World web site.

Click here to visit Wubl World

Jul 14, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Great Summer Reads & Eats
24:02

Jedlie's totally interactive school assembly We Choose Respect is the perfect resource to support your school's Olweus & No Place For Hate initiatives. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

We love to visit with good friends. Leslea Wahl, author of The Perfect Blindside, is here to tell us some of her favorite Summer Kidlit reads. And Veeg Mama, Stephanie Dreyer is here to share a great, totally interactive recipe we can create with our kids.

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Click here to visit VeegMama.com

Jul 12, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Meet Max Power
27:04

Jedlie's "Boss Of My Body!" school assembly program empowers kids to make healthy choices for their lives. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

What if every kids knew how to discover their unique super power? Pamela Power Scanlon is here to tell us about "The Super Dynamos Fuel Up!" the first book in her wonderful new Max Power kidlit series.

Click here to find The Super Dynamos on Amazon

Jul 11, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Dinosaurs, Elephants & Alphabet Fairies
27:43

Jedlie's school assemblies use amazing interactive illusions to inspire kids to be respectful & caring. To learn more please visit www.jedlie.com

We have so much fun talking with Nadishka Aloysius, our first guest from Sri Lanka. We learn about her wonderful children's books, her inspiration, passion for teaching and important information about elephants

Click here to find Nadishka's books on Amazon

Jul 10, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Made For Me
27:18

Every kids has the right to go to a school where they feel safe. Jedlie's We Choose Respect School Assembly inspires kids to work together to create safe, bully free schools. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

Attention Dads! Nightclub owner & children's author Zack Bush has created a masterpiece that every dad is going to want to read to their child over and over and over. We have a fabulous chat about parenting and the feelings dads sometimes have a hard time expressing.

Click here to find Made for me on Amazon

Jul 08, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Girls Who Want To Make A Difference
28:09

Jedlie's totally interactive school assemblies inspire kids to be kind and respectful, one amazed smile at a time. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

Jennifer Crisanti is here to tell us about some girls who want to make a difference. The Heart for Heart Girls are a collection of dolls that represent a real girl from a real place around the world. Their great new app is a fun way for kids to express their desire to change the world, and they want your child to help.

Click here to visit the Heart for Heart Girls App Page

Jul 07, 2018
Reading With Your Kids - Crush Your Test Anxiety
29:51

Jedlie's "Boss Of My Body!" school assembly inspires kids to make healthy choices and say no to drugs. For more information please visit www.jedlie.com

This is a don't miss episode! Dr Ben Bernstein is here to talk about his very important book "Crush Your Test Anxiety" He shares important advice that will help our kids de-stress and perform better on tests.

Click here to pre order Dr B's book on Amazon

Jul 05, 2018