Talk of Alaska: Spirit of Reading


Alaskans have always been among the most avid readers in the country,  and school librarians are more than happy to encourage that habit in the young. On the next Talk of Alaska, elementary and middle school students will get to meet the man who wrote the books they have been reading.

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HOST: Steve Heimel


  • Ben Mikaelsen, author of the Spirit Bear juvenile fiction series
  • Middle school teachers, librarians and students from around the state
  • Live callers statewide


  • Post your comment before, during or after the live broadcast (comments may be read on air)
  • Send e-mail to talk [at] aprn [dot] org (comments may be read on air)
  • Call 550-8422 in Anchorage or 1-800-478-8255 during the live broadcast

LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, April 21, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stationsstatewide

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