Category: Podcast

Podcast Episode #26: Sydney Writers Festival

Podcast Episode #26: Sydney Writers Festival

Welcome to the twenty-sixth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. This episode was recorded on tour. That’s right, we traveled south for just one day at the Sydney Writers Festival, including TeenCon 2015! In this episode we give a recap of our adventures, as… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #25: Strong Characters

Podcast Episode #25: Strong Characters

Welcome to the twenty-fifth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. In this episode we give a joint review of Rogue by Julie Kagawa, and discuss strong characters in YA, mostly relating to strong female characters. What makes them strong, and what could be improved?… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #24: Magonia

Podcast Episode #24: Magonia

Welcome to the twenty-fourth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. In this episode we give a joint review of Magonia by Maria Dahvana Headley, and talk about what we’ve been reading as well as some other general news. This episode was recorded on April 26th,… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #23: A Dance With Dragons

Podcast Episode #23: A Dance With Dragons

Welcome to the twenty-third episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. In this episode we welcome our first special guest – our friend Zara! We chat about the Game of Thrones TV series and the Song of Ice and Fire book series, plus some other… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #22: Why Read YA?

Podcast Episode #22: Why Read YA?

Welcome to the twenty-second episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. In this episode we discuss why it is that adults read YA books, discuss YA literature in general and also the books we’ve been reading. This episode was recorded on March 4th, 2015. We hope… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #21: A Fairy Tale

Podcast Episode #21: A Fairy Tale

Welcome to the twenty-first episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. In this episode we do a joint review of Monstrous by MarcyKate Connolly. We discuss other fairytales and retellings in books and films, and also talk about some kids reading resources. We also talk about… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #20: All Things Harry Potter

Podcast Episode #20: All Things Harry Potter

Welcome to the twentieth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. This episode is in honour of Harry Potter Book Night! This special event is being held in libraries, book shops and living rooms all over the world on February 5th 2015 to celebrate JK Rowling’s… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #19: Coming in 2015

Podcast Episode #19: Coming in 2015

Welcome to the nineteenth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. In this episode we do a joint review of Gayle Forman’s I Was Here. We also list some Fantasy and Sci-fi books coming out in 2015 that we’re looking forward to, as well as… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #18: Happy New Year

Podcast Episode #18: Happy New Year

Welcome to the eighteenth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. This episode is an ideal jumping-on point for new listeners, as we re-introduce ourselves and talk about what we like to read. We also chat about books we’ve been reading and about the third… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #17: Christmas Cheer

Podcast Episode #17: Christmas Cheer

Welcome to the seventeenth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. In this episode we chat about the trends for YA in 2015, about some Aussie Christmas books for kids, as well as books that we have been reading. You can also hear Miss Maddie… Read more »

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