Listen Now! Conversations with authors from the 2021 Tucson Festival of Books

In 2021, Pima County Public Library, in partnership with the Tucson Festival of Books and Arizona Public Media, hosted the 12th annual Teen & Tween Audio Interviews completely virtually.

Twenty-one youth from Amphi High School, Mansfield Middle School, Tanque Verde High School and Pima County Public Library River Branch Teen Advisory Board interviewed authors Dr. Amra Sabic-El-Rayess, Kimberly Willis Holt, Neal Shusterman and Tui Sutherland.

Listen to the conversations on SoundCloud

Read the books the teens and tweens read to prepare for the interviews:

The Cat I Never Named

The Ambassador of Nowhere, Texas

Game Changer

The Poison Jungle