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BLACKOUT by Dhonielle Clayton, Tiffany D. Jackson, Nic Stone, Angie Thomas, Ashley Woodfolk, Nicola Yoon, read by Joniece Abbott-Pratt, Dion Graham, Imani Parks, Jordan Cobb, Shayna Small, A.J Beckles, Bahni Turpin

Behind the Mic with AudioFile Magazine

An all-star cast of narrators and bestselling YA authors come together for the perfect summery treat. Host Jo Reed and AudioFile’s Emily Connelly discuss the fun and joy of these interlocking short stories of Black teens in love, all set during a memorable New York City blackout. Hear a clip with Joniece Abbott-Pratt’s compelling narration of Tiffany D. Jackson’s story “The Long Walk,” with two exes reconnecting on the long walk down Manhattan to a Brooklyn block party. Their story is told in five parts over the course of the night, interwoven between tales of love at first sight, the confusion of love triangles, and heartfelt confessions of long-held crushes. Each story sparkles with the excitement and joy of falling in love. Read the full review of the audiobook on AudioFile’s website. Published by HarperAudio.Find more audiobook recommendations at audiofilemagazine.comToday’s episode is sponsored by Graphic Audio, A Movie in Your Mind featuring dramatized adaptations of Comics like ARCHIE, DARK HORSE, VAULT, DYNAMITE and more. Save 55% Off your first order with coupon 55LISTEN only at GraphicAudio.net Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


19 Jul 2021

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Blackout: Dhonielle Clayton, Tiffany D. Jackson, Nic Stone, Angie Thomas, Ashley Woodfolk, and Nicola Yoon

First Draft with Sarah Enni

First Draft Episode #313: Co-authors of Blackout: Dhonielle Clayton, Tiffany D. Jackson, Nic Stone, Angie Thomas, Ashley Woodfolk, and Nicola Yoon  The co-authors of Blackout: Dhonielle Clayton, Tiffany D. Jackson, Nic Stone, Angie Thomas, Ashley Woodfolk, and Nicola Yoon talk about their New York Times bestselling collaborative novel. Vision Season Links to Topics Mentioned In This Episode: “Mask Off,” by Future Literary agent Molly Ker Hawn of The Bent Agency 🎙️ Enjoy this episode? Check out… Dhonielle Clayton, New York Times bestselling author of The Belles series, and co-author of Tiny Pretty Things and Shiny Broken Piecesw with Sona Charaipotra (now a Netflix series), and co-creator of Cake Literary. Hear her First Draft interviews here and here. Tiffany D. Jackson, New York Times bestselling author of Allegedly, Monday’s Not Coming, and Let Me Hear A Rhyme, Grown, White Smoke, and Santa in the City. Hear her First Draft interviews here and here. Nic Stone, New York Times bestselling author of Dear Martin and Dear Justyce, Odd One Out, Jackpot, Clean Getaway and Fast Pitch. Hear her First Draft interview here. Angie Thomas, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Hate U Give, On the Come Up and Concrete Rose. Hear her First Draft interview here. Ashley Woodfolk, author of The Beauty that Remains, When You Were Everything, and the Flyy Girl series. Nicola Yoon, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Everything, Everything, The Sun Is Also a Star, and Instructions For Dancing. She is co-publisher of Joy Revolution, a Random House young adult imprint dedicated to love stories starring people of color. Hear her First Draft interviews here and here. 🤳 Subscribe To First Draft with Sarah Enni In Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. 📫 Sign up for the First Draft Newsletter 👕💯 Get First Draft merchandise ✍️ Track Changes If you’re looking for more information on how to get published, or the traditional publishing industry, check out the Track Changes podcast series. 🏆 Support the Show Love the show? Make a monthly or one-time donation at Paypal.me/FirstDraft. 👍 Rate, Review, and Recommend Take a moment to rate and review First Draft with Sarah Enni in Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to podcasts. Your honest and positive review helps others discover the show -- so thank you!

1hr 7mins

13 Jul 2021

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The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton

Forever Young Adult Book Plate

This is Book Plate's discussion of Forever Young Adult's April 2021 book club pick, The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton. Spoilers. Some swears. Music is Pretty Hurts by Beyoncé. JaMile's cover take is: Fighting the powers that be.--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/fya-book-plate/support


27 Jun 2021

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[Full episode] Ryan O'Connell, Dhonielle Clayton and Nic Stone, Meghan Patrick, Canisia Lubrin, Max Jack

q: The Podcast from CBC Radio

Ryan O'Connell talks about his memoir-turned-Netflix sitcom Special and what it's been like to turn his story, as a gay man with cerebral palsy, into a comedy series. Dhonielle Clayton and Nic Stone discuss their contributions to the anthology Blackout, which collects positive love stories by Black female writers. Canadian country singer Meghan Patrick shares the inspiration behind her new song Mama Prayed For. Ontario poet Canisia Lubrin talks about her book The Dyzgraphxst, which just won the 2021 Griffin Poetry Prize. Ethnomusicologist Max Jack talks about three pop songs that became soccer stadium chants.

1hr 10mins

24 Jun 2021

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Quick Lit: Shiny Broken Pieces By Dhonielle Clayton & Sona Charaipotra


What up #LitSet!!?? Nikea is back with another solo episode, a #QucikLit. Today she is discussing the sequel to Tiny Pretty Things by Sona Charapotra & Dhoielle Clayton. Jazmine and Nikea read this book together and discussed so of course Nikea had to read the sequel. Listen in as she discusses her feelings towards the novel and gains some new understanding of the show as well.Websitewww.thsisblackgirllit.comSpotifyhttps://open.spotify.com/show/6clpNNz...SoundCloud https://soundcloud.com/user-451560550Apple Podcasts https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...Instagram https://www.instagram.com/blackgirllit_/Twitterhttps://www.twitter.com/blackgirllit_


3 Mar 2021

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a Library Coven collaboration: "Weight" by Dhonielle Clayton

Literary Lunch

Ah, to be young, in love, and undergoing a heart procedure to scientifically quantify said love.  In collaboration with the super amazing cast of the Library Coven Podcast (go listen now! right now! wherever you listen to podcasts!) we discuss "Weight" by Dhonielle Clayton from "A Universe of Wishes: A We Need Diverse Books Anthology"--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/literary-lunch-podcast/support


25 Feb 2021

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"Tiny Pretty Things" By Sona Charaipotra & Dhonielle Clayton Season 4 Book 5


This episode was suppose to go up at the end of 2020, but life got in the way. We are here with a highly anticipated book review along with a highly anticipated show review of Tiny Pretty Things by Sona Chariapotra and Dhonielle Clayton. Jazmine and Nikea discuss the drama and mayhem that is the ballet world portrayed in the novel as well as the television series on Netflix. Sit back, relax, get a drink and listen in as they discuss. Thank you for joining #LitSet and as always stay #BlackGirlLit #TinyPrettyThings #Netflix #DhonielleClaytonWebsitewww.thsisblackgirllit.comSpotifyhttps://open.spotify.com/show/6clpNNz...SoundCloud https://soundcloud.com/user-451560550Apple Podcasts https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast...Instagram https://www.instagram.com/blackgirllit_/Twitterhttps://www.twitter.com/blackgirllit_


6 Jan 2021

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Speak On It: Dhonielle Clayton

YOUmedia Podcast Network

Join us as we welcome award-winning author Dhonielle Clayton to speak live on all things writing, creating and geek out on books and more. Dhonielle is the author of young adult titles such as The Belles, The Everlasting Rose and Shiny Broken Pieces. She is also COO of the non-profit We Need Diverse Books.Speak On It is a program series connecting teens and authors virtually to have a conversation about what speaks to us and inspires us to create. Video of this conversation can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23Hzh4uDVOU&list=PLkAsxRZOajWfmQvwio2mH-J1dOKDezNGk&index=9


18 Sep 2020

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423. Vampires and Spicy Blood with Zoraida Córdova and Dhonielle Clayton

Smart Podcast, Trashy Books: Reviews, Interviews, and Discussion About All the Romance Novels You Love to Read

Today I’m talking with Zoraida Córdova and Dhonielle Clayton, authors, podcasters, and conversational ebullience personified. Zoraida co-edited a new anthology Vampires Never Get Old, and Dhonielle and Zoraida both have stories inside - so we discuss all things vampire. We talk about all the things they’re working on - and there are a LOT of things - and are very honest about business, ambition, needing sleep, podcasting, accountability, and the prospective titles of our autobiographies.What’s the title of your future autobiography? What’s your favorite vampire story?...Music: purple-planet.com

1hr 1min

18 Sep 2020

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Episode 5: Where Have All the Black Vampires Gone? w/ Dhonielle Clayton

Vampires Never Get Old: The Podcast

This week our special guest is New York Times bestselling author Dhonielle Clayton. She is the author of The Belles, Tiny Pretty Things (coming to Netflix Fall 2020), and a contributor in the Vampires Never Get Old anthology. Her short story "The House of Black Sapphires" transforms the vampire mythology and roots it in Black American culture, creating something entirely new. We dig into Black vampires in books and media, as well as Fledgling by Octavia E. Butler! Also in this episode: The Originals - Marcel True Blood - Tara Buffy the Vampire Slayer - Mr. Trick Blade Twilight - Laurent (movie only)Stephenie Meyer's stance on POC actors according to Catherine HardwickeSupport the show (https://us.macmillan.com/books/9781250230010)


6 Aug 2020