Episode 54: Ten Minutes with Nat Amoore

April 24, 2023

In episode 54 of the Your Kid’s Next Read podcast:

Ten Minutes with Nat Amoore

Allison interviews Nat Amoore, discovering the inspiration for her funny, high-energy middle-grade novels, why she’s addicted to To Do lists and diaries, and the secrets of a great school visit (for authors AND for schools).

Plus, Megan has magazines for readers of all ages and Allison’s least-favourite question to answer.

Books we mention

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Bookmail and TBR pile

‘Diamond Brothers Detectives for Hire: Where Seagulls Dare’ by Anthony Horowitz 

‘Rex Dinosaur in Disguise’ by Elys Dolan

‘Legendarium’ by Jennifer Bell 

‘Cranky Chicken Party Animals’ by Katherine Battersby 


Megan is loving Galah magazine – a cultural magazine that explores life in regional Australia, covering the arts, food, travel and design as well as big-picture issues like water, decentralisation and community. 

10 minutes with Nat Amoore

Interview with Nat Amoore. Find out more about Nat at her website here.  

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Interview with Nat Amoore