How Can I Be on the Book Club for Kids Podcast?
There are lots of ways you can participate in Book Club for Kids podcast:
Be on the show
Currently, Book Club for Kids is taping in the Washington, DC area. If you are in the fifth to ninth grades and live in the Washington/Virginia/Maryland area, have your teacher, parent, or school librarian email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don't live in the Washington, DC area? Find out how you can bring Book Club for Kids Podcast to YOUR hometown! Email us at email@example.com.
Ask a question to an author
We interview the people who write the books we discuss on Book Club for Kids. Sometimes, the kids on the show ask the questions, sometimes it's Kitty Felde. If YOU have a question for your favorite writer, send it to us.
1) You can email us a question: firstname.lastname@example.org.
2) You can record yourself asking a question on your smartphone by:
a) open a voice memo app like AudioMemos or Voice Memos or ITalk
b) set the volume to medium
c) hit record and ask your question!
d) email the audio file to us at email@example.com
Make a book recommendation
The easiest way to appear on the Book Club for Kids podcast is to simply tell us, "What's your favorite book?"
Send us an email or record yourself (see instruction above) and email us the audio file at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here's what to say:
Hello, my name is - (first name only please)
I live in - (city only please)
My favorite book is - (give us the name of your favorite book)
Because - (tell us why you love this book)
Keep it under a minute.
And be sure to include your contact information!