Category: Podcast

Podcast Episode #29: Travels in Time

Podcast Episode #29: Travels in Time

  Welcome to the twenty-ninth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. This episode is part of a series where we talk about YA books in a certain genre. This week we talk about books involving Time Travel – some of our favourites and some that… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #28: Angels in YA + Giveaway

Podcast Episode #28: Angels in YA + Giveaway

  Welcome to the twenty-eighth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. This episode is part of a series where we talk about YA books in a certain genre. This week we are very happy to welcome special guest Paula Weston to talk about her… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #27: Dystopia in YA

Podcast Episode #27: Dystopia in YA

Welcome to the twenty-seventh episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. This episode is the first in a new series where we talk about YA books in a certain genre. First up is Dystopian stories and we chat about what dystopian societies are, why… Read more »

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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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