Author Mary Amato has two new books out this fall—the first in a chapter-book series, News From Me, Lucy McGee, and a YA called Open Mic Night at Westminster Cemetery.
Although the two books couldn’t be more different, both books contain characters who break into song. What’s up with this? Teacher and Scholastic ambassador Mr. Schu asked Mary about her connection with fiction and songwriting.
This interview is not your typical “diverse book” with ethnicity, but a reminder to diversify your bookshelf with genre and writing style. Always remember, rhymers are readers.
Read on for the interview with Mr. Schu and Author Mary Amato on Watch.Connect.Read.