Wednesday, August 24, 2011
David Shapiro, author of 'Ice Age Cataclysm!'
This daring trio encounters a charging short-faced bear, giant mammoths, and saber-toothed cats. They tour changing landscapes from the back of the mythic Thunderbird and work together to survive the dangers of the Ice Age Cataclysm!
During this week's program, TWQ producer Chérie Newman talks with David Shapiro about this graphic novel, which is the first in a series titled Terra Tempo, and about his passion for making scientific information fun for kids. He also imitates the roar of a short-faced bear while reading from the book.
Hear the program Thursday evening at 6:30 (YPRadio.org) or 7:30 (MTPR.org), or listen online, anytime.
Find out more about David Shapiro and his creative partners, Erica Melville and Christopher Herndon.