Author Jonathan Auxier Offers His Reading Recommendations for Youngsters

Nov 17, 2014

Children's book author Jonathan Auxier with his fall reading picks.
Credit Marcus Charleston / 90.5 WESA

The last time author Jonathan Auxier stopped by the program, he had summer reading recommendations for children. He recently stopped by our studio and spoke with WESA’s man of letters, Morning Edition host, Josh Raulerson to offer up some book suggestions for young readers.

Jonathan Auxier Suggests 

The Glassblower’s Children by Maria Gripe

http://www.nybooks.com/books/imprints/childrens/the-glassblower-s-children/

Greenglass House by Kate Milford

http://www.nationalbook.org/nba2014_ypl_milford.html#.VGZ6ivnF_8Q

Wild Things: Acts of Mischief in Children’s Literature by Betsy Bird, Julie Danielson & Peter D. Sieruta

http://www.betsybirdbooks.com/#!books/cj4u

El Deafo by Cece Bell

http://cecebell.wordpress.com/

Homer Henry Hudson’s Curio Museum by Zach Rock

http://cargocollective.com/zackrock/Homer-Henry-Hudson-s-Curio-Museum