Episode 37 - Halloween Special featuring author, William Alexander
In this special "Halloweed Episode" we welcome author, William Alexander.William shares a few ghost stories and his experience as an author of fantasy, science fiction, and other unrealisms for young readers.
His novels include Goblin Secrets, Ghoulish Song, Ambassador and Nomad. His latest novels are the companion set A Properly Unhaunted Place and A Festival of Ghosts.
Honors include the National Book Award, the Eleanor Cameron Award, Junior Library Build Selection, Mythopoeic Award Finalist, International Latino Book Award Finalist, Calvino Award Finalist, Minnesota Book Award Finalist and Earphones Award for audiobook narration.
William studied theater and folklore at Oberlin College, English at the University of Vermont, and creative writing at the Clarion Workshop. He currently serves as the faculty chair of the Vermont College of Fine Arts in the program in Writing for Children and Young Adults.