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Jim is joined by former actress-turned children's author Lija Fisher to discuss her involvement in the cryptozoology movement via fantasy books aimed at getting children interested in the outdoors, in reading, and involved in other life sciences.
Her debut novel. THE CRYPTID CATCHER received a starred review from Booklist and was a Junior Library Guild Selection. The sequel, THE CRYPTID KEEPER, was written while Lija was the Writer in Residence with Aspen Words and was a finalist for the Colorado Book Award in juvenile literature.
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