Ready to Tell Tales


In addition to a delightful story, each of the 42 tellers in this book has included tips for unlocking the story and telling it in performance. Includes stories from around the globe by tellers including Bill Harley, David Holt, Laura Simms and many more. Great stories to read aloud… a great teacher gift!



Pennsylvania School Library Association “YA Best of the Best” Award, Storytelling World Winner, Best Storytelling Anthology

Reviews and Quotes

“If you are looking for story material tried and true, this is the book you are looking for.” Jimmy Neil Smith

“I can’t imagine a more helpful book for the beginning storyteller.” Roberta Simpson Brown

“This is an extraordinary collection… This volume is highly recommended for public, school, and professional collections; it deserves a place on the shelf beside other storytelling classics.” School Library Journal

“New at storytelling? Try this collection of well-honed stories if you are looking for tales that tell of our differences and similarities, strengths and weaknesses, and hopes and dreams.” Texas Child Care


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