The wonderful Maureen Johnson, who started the #YASaves movement on Twitter in response to Meghan Cox Gurdon’s WSJ article that slammed so many good books (including Scars) will be on NPR TODAY at 11am EST!! I hope some people will call in to support her!
The radio show is here: http://whyy.org/cms/radiotimes/
And that is a CALL IN show. The number is 1-888-477-9499.
HOW to be a caller on the show: http://whyy.org/cms/radiotimes/how-to-be-a-caller-on-radio-times/
If you don’t get NPR locally, here is the LIVESTREAM: http://www.whyy.org/91FM/live.html
You can hear it live streaming here:
You go, Maureen!! I am so very grateful for strong, reasonable voices like Maureen, who know that YA books make a positive difference in teens’ lives. And that if a book doesn’t work for you, personally, just put it down!