Willamette Wake Up 01/30/2020 — Author Renee Watson Talks About Her Book, Piecing Me Together

Willamette Wake Up

Willamette Wake Up 01/30/2020 — Author Renee Watson Talks About Her Book, Piecing Me Together

Show Notes

This year, the "Salem Reads" book selection is "Piecing Me Together" by Portland-born author Renee Watson. It's young adult fiction that addresses racism, class differences, friendship, and identity. In this interview, the author talks about writing about challenging social issues for a young adult audience.


About Willamette Wake Up

Willamette Wake Up is KMUZ’s morning news magazine program that explores what mid-Valley people are doing and talking about through news segments and interviews. The Willamette Wake Up team is dedicated to exploring the deeper stories that define and affect our community. Join us live every weekday morning from 8 to 9 o’clock and repeats 6 to 7PM.

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