Hey hey hey!

Welcome back to this week’s episode of the Big Kids Book Club.

In this episode, J.M.Lee, author of The Dark Crystal Prequel YA novel series and upcoming The Nightland Express (Erewhon, March 2021) joins us to talk about his writing career to date.

Joe and I talk about entering writing competitions on a whim, writing in Hollywood for huge multi-format projects, and finally taking road trips as part of historic research for his new book.

Joe was an amazing guest and we are super grateful he was able to join us on the show.

Enjoy!

Big Kids Book Club Mid-Week Review: The Adventures of Captain Underpants The Big Kids Book Club Podcast

Hey, hey, hey! Welcome to our new podcast segment. We're calling it our MID-WEEK REVIEW!!! …. you know, because it's a book review… in the middle of the week? 😂📚🎙🎧 Each week, we're going to be reviewing a Middle Grade or Young Adult novel and giving you the scoop on whether it's any good! Our rating system is out of 5 stars with the following categories being looked at: Plot Pacing Characters Style Setting All the catergories are ranked from five, added together and divided by 5 to give a final rating! This week's episode features: —————————————– The Adventures of Captain Underpants by Dav Pilkey Publisher: Scholastic Age Range: 7 – 11 Chapter Books Genre(s): Superhero Comedy  Page Count: 125 Star Rating:  4.2⭐(out of 5) For fans of: Marvel Rocket and Groot (Tom Angleberger/Egmont/Disney) & Dog Man (Dav Pilkey/Scholastic)
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***COMPETITION***

If you want to be in with a chance of winning a signed copy of J.M.Lee’s Shadows of the Dark Crystal, then head over to Twitter and follow @BigKidsBookClub.
Send us a tweet using the hashtag #ShadowsComp and tell us what fantastical world you’d like to visit. It could be Thra or some other world?

(US residents only)

The competition closes midnight on 20th November.

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