In this episode, author Lila Quintero Weaver speaks with our teacher panelists, Katherine Sokolowski, Amy Fleming, and newest member, Stacia Long, about her new book, My Year in the Middle. In addition, they asked her about her writing practices, how teachers might use her books to open conversations about diversity and social justice, and they touched on her reading life and the books that she loves.
My Year in the Middle-Lila Quintero Weaver
Darkroom: A Memoir in Black and White-Lila Quintero Weaver
The Hundred Dresses-Eleanor Estes
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase-Joan Aiken
They Both Die in the End-Adam Silvera
Merci Suárez Changes Gears- Meg Medina (forthcoming)