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Booktalk: Children’s book author David Shannon’s latest fowl adventure, “Duck On A Tractor”

In Booktalk, Metro Arts

This popular and prolific picture book creator takes Duck of farmyard fame to the next level—driving the farmer’s tractor. David talks about his book ideas, the questions he gets from kids in schools and how long it takes to create a 32-page picture book.

This interview originally aired November 26, 2016.

 

Here’s a reading of Duck’s first book, “Duck on a Bike”.

 

Top authors are interviewed on this 10-minute program that captures their words about their books and ideas and often the story behind the story. The show, hosted by Diana Korte and engineered by Gene Korte, has been in production for over 20 years.