you dont know jack a storyteller goes to school paperback

You Don’t Know Jack: A Storyteller Goes to School (Paperback)

“Jack and the Beanstalk,” “Little Jack Horner,” and “Jack the Giant Killer” are all famous tales and rhymes featuring the same hero, a character who often appears in legends, fairy tales, and nursery rhymes. Unlike moralizing fairy tale heroes, however, Jack is typically depicted as foolish or lazy, though he often emerges triumphant through cleverness […]

have talent will travel directory of authors illustrators and storytellers east of the mississippi

Have Talent, Will Travel : Directory of Authors, Illustrators, and Storytellers East of the Mississippi

The one source book every school needs to set up school visits with ease. Conveniently arranged by state, this extensive directory lists authors, illustrators, and storytellers by name and grade level, with complete contact information including website, a description of each person’s work, fees, book titles and awards, and special requirements for presentations. All persons […]

whats your story a workbook for the storyteller in all of us

What’s Your Story? : A Workbook for the Storyteller in All of Us

Whether you want to give a memorable toast, nail a business presentation, or perform onstage, this workbook will have you brainstorming ideas, developing them into fully fleshed-out stories, and telling them aloud in no time! A complement to the hit storytelling guide Long Story Short, this useful and inspiring workbook contains all-new exercises and prompts that walk […]

invisible reality storytellers storytakers and the supernatural world of the blackfeet

Invisible Reality : Storytellers, Storytakers, and the Supernatural World of the Blackfeet

Rosalyn R. LaPier demonstrates that Blackfeet history is incomplete without an understanding of the Blackfeet people’s relationship and mode of interaction with the “invisible reality” of the supernatural world. Religious beliefs provided the Blackfeet with continuity through privations and changing times. The stories they passed to new generations and outsiders reveal the fundamental philosophy of Blackfeet […]