In celebration of Mother’s Day and special ladies everywhere, Alli welcomes her own mom Deb Cummins Stellato to Episode 47, in which they discuss a book they loved reading together years ago: Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White. Tune in to hear them discuss childhood reading rituals, the importance of listening, the value of friendship, and loss. They also share about their love of animals and take a close look at the personalities of Charlotte’s Web’s animal characters and their own pets. Deb even dishes on a few embarrassing stories from Alli’s childhood!
CHECK OUT DEB’S BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS:
Wonder by R.J. Palacio
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault
The Pilot’s Wife: A Novel by Anita Shreve
Becoming by Michelle Obama
“Some Book! Charlotte’s Web Turns 60” (NPR, 2012)
“Some Book: Celebrating 60 Years of Charlotte’s Web” (New York Times Sunday Book Review, 2012)
“Books That Made Us: Charlotte’s Web” (LA Review of Books, 2011)
“10 Things You Might Not Know About Charlotte’s Web” (Mental Floss, 2015)
“Charlotte’s Web: Radiant, Terrific, Some Book” (Book Riot, 2012)
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