The Word

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The Word, TRTÉ Radio, Tuesday 20th May, 7pm


The Word returns to TRTÉ Radio with a brand new presenter Megan Cassidy.

The first book for review on the show is  “Going Home: Every dog has its dream” by Cliff McNish; Megan discusses the book with 11 year old reviewer Saorla Rogers from Waterford. With features like  “What’s Your Story”  and the ‘A – Z of literature’ there’s something for every young book worm in ‘The Word’.

Megan Cassidy is best known as the much-loved “Professor Fun” on RTEjr’s The Curious World. No stranger to children’s entertainment, Megan is a Panto Princess who has tread the festive boards all over the country including the Gaiety Dublin and The Cork Opera House. She is also ambassador of Ireland’s Largest Children’s Christmas Festival Winterval. 

Megan studied Children’s Literature at UCD as part of her BA in English and Drama and it was here that her love for children’s books was reignited.