Two books by Amy Krouse Rosenthal were featured in this episode of Read This Book! from the University of Minnesota Libraries.
Danya Leebaw and Host Lisa Von Drasek discussed Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life and Little Pea — two of Leebaw’s favorite books by Rosenthal.
Rosenthal was an author of adult and children’s books, who died of ovarian cancer in 2017 at the age of 51. She had several books on the New York Times bestseller list: I Wish You More, Uni the Unicorn, Plant a Kiss, Exclamation Mark, Cookies: Bite-Size Life Lessons, and Duck! Rabbit!.
About Lisa Von Drasek and Danya Leebaw
Lisa Von Drasek is the Curator of the Children’s Literature Research Collections at the University of Minnesota Libraries and host of Read This Book! Danya Leebaw is the Social Sciences and Professional Programs Director at the University of Minnesota Libraries.
About Read This Book!
Read This Book! is a video podcast produced by the University of Minnesota Libraries. It is available on YouTube and iTunes. Audio from Read This Book! is available on iTunes at Von Drasek’s The Blue Ox Review podcast.[powerpress_playlist type=”audio” channel=”read-audio” height=”200″]
Host Lisa Von Drasek and guests review books from various genres: including children's literature, cookbooks, science, mysteries, and popular literature. This audio podcast also includes episodes from the video podcast, Read This Book!, also hosted by Lisa Von Drasek.