The Scholastic Reads Podcast

Furious Thing: YA Author Jenny Downham on the Power of Gaslighting

In her latest novel, Furious Thing, Jenny Downham discusses the insidious nature of gaslighting, the power of one 15-year-old girl’s anger, and the risk of speaking up about those feelings. Downham is also the author of UnbecomingYou Against Me, and Before I Die, which was made into a 2012 movie, Now Is Good, starring Dakota Fanning.

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Music composed by Lucas Elliot Eberl

Produced and edited by Bridget Benjamin

Associate produced by Mackenzie Cutruzzula

Sound mix and recording by Daniel Jordan

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