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Episode 79: Funny Books for Older Readers with Alexandra Sheppard and Simon James Green

Broadcast 24 November, 2020


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Special guests Alexandra Sheppard and Simon James Green join Katherine and Louise to talk about funny books for older readers, including some joyful and hilarious reading recommendations to cheer up even the gloomiest day

 

Our guests

Alexandra Sheppard

Simon James Green

 

Reading List

The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 and 3/4 by Sue Townsend

The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot

Charlie Changes into a Chicken by Sam Copeland, illustrated by Sarah Horne

Super Awkward by Beth Garrod

Take a Chance on Me by Beth Garrod

 

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Listen to episode 78 celebrating funny books for younger readers

 

Image from the cover of The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot (Pan Macmillan)