Book Party
  • Apr 6, 2016 6:00 pm
  • 57:58 mins

A celebration of good books, good words, and good friends made in and out of pages. Stories included in this episode:  HOW TO: Book Party (01:12) A short how-to segment about one of the best kinds of parties around. Sam Payne and his friends participate in a party celebrating the best of old books, good words, and dear friends. The Moon Ribbon (23:20) Grammy-nominated poet and storyteller, Milbre Burch, brings to life the work of celebrated author Jane Yolen in this story from the book, "The Moon Ribbon & Other Tales." To learn more about Milbre Burch's work visit A Conversation with Suzanne Christensen(42:48) A piece of audio gathered in the field. A conversation with Suzanne Christensen about learning to read when she was a little girl. A Sam Payne Favorite(50:51) Sam Payne reads an excerpt from one his favorite books, "Three Men in a Boat" by Jerome K. Jerome.