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ELA Middle School Low ELL

Natalie Babbitt Writes for Young Readers in 'Tuck Everlasting'

Author Natalie Babbitt has been writing books for young people for four decades. Her respect for young readers shines through in the themes of her novels, from love and everlasting life in “Tuck Everlasting” to money and dreams in her first non-fantasy novel, “The Moon Over High Street.” In this interview, Babbitt describes her perspective on writing for young people.

Literature Fiction Young Adult Literature Coming of Age

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National Public Radio © 2012 National Public Radio, Inc. Used with the permission of NPR. All rights reserved.

AIR DATE: 03/18/2012


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