Take a moment to visit Patricia McKissack‘s podcast of The Dark Thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural. Recorded live from Cooperating School Districts’ Virtual Learning Center in the summer of 2009, Pat gives listeners a taste of this Coretta Scott King Award-winning book.

In October, Pat will conduct a 1 hour videoconference on The Dark Thirty. Click here to learn more.

Other stories she’s read for podcasts are Clone Codes, Goin’ Someplace Special, and Tippy Lemmey.


Patricia McKissack's podcast series will resume this fall!

To listen to past podcasts produced by
New Links to New Learning for Patricia McKissack, click here.

imagesThe latest Author Visit Podcast is now up on podbean.com. Patricia McKissack reads from her book, Goin’ Someplace Special, a story about the injustices of segregation in the South in the 1950s.

Pat’s podcasts include reading excerpts from her books Tippy Lemmey and Clone Codes.

Author Visit Podcasts!

August 19, 2009

To listen to Patricia McKissack’s newest podcast, click on the photo below!

McKissack Podcast

Pat McKissack prepares to readIn this new podcast, enjoy a sneak peak of acclaimed author Patricia McKissack’s new science fiction novel, Clone Codes.

Patricia is a New Links to New Learning content provider; she’s been conducting interactive videoconferences with K-12 students for over ten years from Cooperating School Districts.

This year, in addition to her three-part writing series, she’s adding three, 60 minute story hours for elementary students, and two Talk Shop programs on either historical fiction or science fiction, for middle school and high school students. (More details will come later on the secondary school programs!)

To read more about Patricia and what she offers students and teachers, please scroll through this blog.