Episode 015: But I Don’t Wanna Grow Up – Live

Thank you for joining us for this special LIVE episode where we discuss our favourite childhood reads with the audience at the Good Will Social Club, and featuring special musical guest funlife.

In This Episode We Mention

There’s No Such Thing as a Dragon by Jack Kent

The Secret Seven by Enid Blyton

Tintin by Hergé

Poky Little Puppy by Janette Sebring Lowrey

Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans

CBC Whitehorse

The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams Bianco


Favourite Characters of the Audience

Ferdinand the Bull from The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf

Wilbur the Pig from Charlotte’s Web by E B White

Tikki Tikki Tembo by Arlene Mosel

**THE WINNER ** Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch

Alan: Sideways Stories from Wayside School – Louis Sachar

Nerd Word for Word Nerds

From the Audience: Garbage Fire, Integral, Milquetoast, Petrichor, Masticate, Phenomenal, Lame, Tickety-Boo, Quixotic, Curmudgeon, Rime, Serendipity

And Alan’s: With (and thanks to Tanis MacDonald)

Our heartfelt, extremely mushy grateful thanks to those of you who participated in our party and this episode, to the amazing band funlife, and to those who got in touch over social media.

As always – we want to talk about what you want to talk about. Get in touch on social media or email us at wpl-podcast@winnipeg.ca.

Time to Read is a production of the Winnipeg Public Library. Your hosts today were Kirsten Wurmann, Trevor Lockhart, Alan Chorney, and Erica Ball. Our webmaster is Arryn Seburn. Our social media guru is Reegan Breu. Audio production and music by Dennis Penner.

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Ashleigh Yuzicapi
4 years ago

I like Harry Potter