NPR logo

Newbery Medal Winner Jack Gantos Plays Not My Job

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/151094221/151094212" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Newbery Medal Winner Jack Gantos Plays Not My Job

Newbery Medal Winner Jack Gantos Plays Not My Job

Newbery Medal Winner Jack Gantos Plays Not My Job

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/151094221/151094212" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Award-winning children's book author and recent recipient of the Newbery Honor joins us to talk about his other distinction: his arrest on drug smuggling charges. Then he takes a quiz on Harlequin romance novels. (Rebroadcast from Jan. 28, 2012)