Connections: A Podcast of the James L. Hamner Public Library

Is There Anything Newer?

May 20, 2020 James L. Hamner Public Library Episode 105
Connections: A Podcast of the James L. Hamner Public Library
Is There Anything Newer?
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Connections: A Podcast of the James L. Hamner Public Library
Is There Anything Newer?
May 20, 2020 Episode 105
James L. Hamner Public Library

Unabridged Podcast joins Jill to talk about modern books that deal with similar themes as classic school reading list titles.

Contact Us: circulation@hamnerlibrary.org

Featured Resource: NoveList

Other Resources:

Books Mentioned

  • All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brenan Kiely
  • All American Muslim Girl by Nadine Jolie Courtney
  • The Bridge Home by T. V. Padma
  • Caleb and Kit by Beth Vrabel
  • Can I Be Your Dog? by Troy Cummings
  • Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate
  • Dear Martin by Nic Stone
  • Divergent Trilogy by Veronica Roth
  • Frankly in Love by David Yoon 
  • Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes
  • The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill
  • Harbor Me by Jaqueline Woodson
  • Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
  • The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  • The Hunger Games Series by Suzanne Collins
  • Illegal by Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin, and Giovanni Rigano 
  • Let's Go Swimming on Doomsday by Natalie C. Anderson
  • Magisterium Series by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare
  • Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool
  • Never Fall Down by Patricia McCormick
  • Old Yeller by Fred Gipson
  • Pax by Sara Pennypacker
  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor
  • The Rough Patch by Brian Lies
  • Seeing Red by Kathryn Erskine
  • The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander and Kadir Nelson
  • Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls 
Show Notes

Unabridged Podcast joins Jill to talk about modern books that deal with similar themes as classic school reading list titles.

Contact Us: circulation@hamnerlibrary.org

Featured Resource: NoveList

Other Resources:

Books Mentioned

  • All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brenan Kiely
  • All American Muslim Girl by Nadine Jolie Courtney
  • The Bridge Home by T. V. Padma
  • Caleb and Kit by Beth Vrabel
  • Can I Be Your Dog? by Troy Cummings
  • Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate
  • Dear Martin by Nic Stone
  • Divergent Trilogy by Veronica Roth
  • Frankly in Love by David Yoon 
  • Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes
  • The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill
  • Harbor Me by Jaqueline Woodson
  • Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
  • The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  • The Hunger Games Series by Suzanne Collins
  • Illegal by Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin, and Giovanni Rigano 
  • Let's Go Swimming on Doomsday by Natalie C. Anderson
  • Magisterium Series by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare
  • Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool
  • Never Fall Down by Patricia McCormick
  • Old Yeller by Fred Gipson
  • Pax by Sara Pennypacker
  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor
  • The Rough Patch by Brian Lies
  • Seeing Red by Kathryn Erskine
  • The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander and Kadir Nelson
  • Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls