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Youth Services Podcast

(https://www.prescottlibrary.info/kids-teens/growing-readers/youth-services-podcast/)

Librarians Telling Tales

Youth Services librarians have launched Librarians Telling Tales–a podcast where we introduce you to all the things we love about libraries: books, people, and making connections! Like and subscribe to Librarians Telling Tales on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts.

Episode 4: Favorite fantasy books and series for youth + Our book confessions

Listen as we chat about the different types of fantasy tales, our favorite fantasy books and series, and suggestions for readers who are looking for fresh new adventures. We also share our book confessions—the books and series that we almost missed out on!

Download the transcript for Episode 4 to discover all the books mentioned in this episode.

Episode 3: Books that celebrate food, family, and holiday traditions + Why books make great gifts

Listen as we chat about books that celebrate food, family, and fun holiday traditions! We also share reasons why we think books make the best gifts.

Download the transcript for Episode 3 to discover all the books mentioned in this episode.

Episode 2: Books that launched us as readers + Tips for supporting independent readers

Listen as we chat about our favorite independent reads and the books that we see flying off our shelves as readers in our community discover the joy of reading! We also share tips to help our listeners keep their kiddos excited about reading.

Download the transcript for Episode 2 to discover all the books mentioned in this episode.

Episode 1: Books we loved as kids + Books we love to share with kids (Part 1)

Listen as we chat about our earliest memories of reading and the books we loved having read to us when we were kids. We also share some of the books we love to read aloud—to very young children at storytimes and to school age kids who visit the library with their school groups.

Download the transcript for Episode 1 to discover all the books mentioned in this episode.

This project is supported by the Arizona State Library, Archives & Public Records, a division of the Secretary of State, with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.