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Childhood Matters with Rona Renner Radio Appearance


Shannon Riggs will be a guest on Rona Renner's Childhood Matters Radio Program. The topic will be "Preventing and Responding to Sexual Abuse."

Listen on air: 98.1 KISS-FM San Francisco Bay Area and 105.1 KOCN-FM Monterey & Santa Cruz Counties. Or listen online: http://www.childhoodmatters.org/

Shannon's Latest Blogs

Feb.12.2008 - 6:37 pm
For a long time, I've been stuck on the revision of a novel I started about two years ago. About two weeks ago, an opportunity arose, and I started working on a new picture book...
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Jan.09.2008 - 2:31 pm
Since moving back to Oregon in the summer of '06, my first book, Not in Room 204, was published and then won the 2007 Oregon Book Award for children's literature. This means I'll...
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Comments from Shannon

Feb.12.2008 - 6:41 pm
In response to: Babies Can Be Useful Too
Lisa, I think you must be some kind of genius. There are times when I am definitely pro-cocktail, too. In fact, for...