Book Talk: "We Are Water Protectors" ~ PBS Kids' Writers Contest ~ News Chat ~ Matt Reviews "Emma" | Prairie Public Broadcasting

Book Talk: "We Are Water Protectors" ~ PBS Kids' Writers Contest ~ News Chat ~ Matt Reviews "Emma"

Mar 20, 2020

Friday, March 20, 2020 – The protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline inspired the new children's book, We are Water Protectors. Writer Carole Lindstrom, an enrolled member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Ojibwe, wanted to tell the story of her people and their strong connection to the land. We also hear from illustrator Michaela Goade, of the Tlingit and Haida tribes. ~~~ Kids stuck at home? Enter the PBS Kids Writers Contest. Prairie Public’s Christine McClellan and Marie Offutt tell us how to enter. ~~~ News director Dave Thompson is here for our weekly news chat. ~~~ Matt Olien reviews the new movie inspired by Jane Austen’s “Emma.”