Quiddity #63: S.D. Smith, author of The Green Ember, on writing books for children
In this episode, S.D. Smith, author of the acclaimed children's novel, The Green Ember, joins David Kern to discuss the books and place that shaped his childhood imagination and inspired him to write (6:45); his new book, Ember Falls (21:30); the challenge of writing a sequel (27:30); what makes a good children's book (33:40); style in children's fiction (43:50); and how you can support his new Ember Falls Kickstarter (52:55).
- To learn more about Sam and his books click here to visit his website, or here to check out the Ember Falls Kickstarter.
- Sam is also a founder of Story Warren, a website for parents who seek to inspire imagination in their children. You can find it here.