Lifelines: Books That Bridge the Divide
About This Show
Here we share conversations with librarians, educators, and readers about the children's books that can be bridges across our cultural divides… the books that can open minds and the books that can be the lifeline a child needs to remember they're not alone.
The hosts are Ann Braden and Saadia Faruqi. Ann is a middle grade author, a community organizer, a former middle school teacher and a mother of two. Saadia is a Pakistani American author, an interfaith activist, cultural sensitivity trainer, and a mother of two.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Episode 6: Good Ramadan Books and Librarian Jennifer Haight
This is Episode 6 and it’s our last episode of season 1. Today, Saadia will focus her "Books You've Never Heard Of" segment on good books about Ramadan, and then Ann will share her conversation with public librarian Jennifer Haight.Read more »
Rated 5 out of
A thoughtful exploration
A thoughtful exploration of books which can help kids grow and thrive, books
which can build resilience and community. This is important, powerful stuff.
Date published: 2018-03-30