Great American Reads: Brooke reads Ghost

 
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Aspen Drive Library Manager Brooke Bahnsen talks about reading Jason Reynolds’ award-winning youth fiction novel Ghost as part of PBS’s The Great American Read.

We talk about why this contemporary book series written for junior high readers deserves to be recognized, the enjoyment of reading youth literature as an adult, and the benefits of reading diverse perspectives and hearing different voices.

Have you read Ghost? Let us know your thoughts!

What Great American Reads are you catching up with?

Check out Ghost or other titles from the Track Series at the library.

Watch the Jason Reynolds video interview

http://traffic.libsyn.com/cooklib/Great_American_Rreads_Brooke_Reads_Ghost.mp3

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