New Letters
On The Air

Authors Readers Theatre

Fiction

Interviewed by: Steve Kraske

Catalog Number: 20140829, 20130802

Richard Peck (A Year Down Yonder), Brian Selznick (The Invention of Hugo Cabret), Sarah Weeks (PIE), and Avi (Crispin: The Cross of Lead) discuss the Authors Readers Theatre (ART), their traveling company that has been performing children’s books on stage since 2009 in an effort to teach adults and children alike the magic of reading.  Interviewed by Steve Kraske of Kansas City's public radio program, Up To Date, these authors share their thoughts on writing, collaboration, and also perform Sarah Week’s story Woof: A Love Story.    

| Subject Matter: Children's Literature, Performance Reading | Interview Year: 2013 | Genre: Fiction |

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Kansas City Literary Events

Shayla Lawson & Jermaine Thompson

Thursday, January 17, 2019
Kansas City, Mo.

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.