Episode 110: 10 min with Chenée Marrapodi

August 10, 2023

In episode 110 of the Your Kid’s Next Read podcast:

10 min with  Chenée Marrapodi

Allison spends 10 minutes with Chenée Marrapodi, chatting about her debut novel ‘One Wrong Turn’, ballet books and pig’s feet. Megan has tips for connecting kids to nature through books, and Allison has a great list of resources for educators.

This episode is brought to you by ‘Being Jimmy Baxter’ by Fiona Lloyd, published by Penguin Random House Australia.

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Books we mention

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Bookmail and TBR pile

My First Discovery and My First Discovery Torchlight series by various authors

‘Australia: Country of Colour’ by Jess Racklyeft 

‘It’s the Sound of the Thing’ by Maxine Beneba Clarke

‘The Wheelbarrow Express’ by Sue Whiting and Cate James

‘Meet Me at the Moon Tree’ by Shivaun Plozza

10 Minutes with Chenée Marrapodi 

Chenée Marrapodi is a children’s author and journalist, currently working as a producer for channel nine news, as well as host of the Writers off the page podcast.  Her debut middle grade novel, ‘One Wrong Turn’, is out now through Fremantle Press.

Quick tips

Resouces by Authors and Ilustrator for Teachers and Teacher Librarians by Charlotte Barkla

Nature Themed Books by Megan Daley


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