Storytelling

Storytelling

Art and Technique

Book - 2010
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ABC-CLIO

Thoroughly revised and updated, the fourth edition of the classic Storytelling: Art and Technique is an essential guide for beginning and experienced storytellers alike.


• Includes complete texts of 13 stories with source, culture, telling time, audience, and a comment for each

• Examples of a cue card, movement warm-ups for storytellers, a seating arrangement for a storytime, a storyboard, publicity posters, and more

• Offers resources for the storyteller, including professional books and articles, websites, storytelling books by genre, stories to tell to different age groups, read-alouds, and recordings


Thoroughly revised and updated, the fourth edition of the classic Storytelling: Art and Technique is an essential guide for beginning and experienced storytellers alike.



Book News
Former U. of Chicago professor Green is an internationally known storyteller, lecturer, and author; Del Negro (library and information science, Dominican U., Illinois) has written several books for children and young adults. They present a revised text for beginning and experienced storytellers--from public library and school media center librarians, to adults working with children in Head Start programs, daycare centers, museums, and other recreational centers--providing a history of storytelling in libraries and accessible instruction for bringing oral storytelling to contemporary listeners. The fourth edition contains updated research and bibliographies, expanded discussion of the relationship between oral storytelling to young children and becoming a lifelong reader, new tips on storytelling to young adults, a new "International Perspective" section, full texts of 13 stories for various ages and occasions, and a reformatted and enlarged section of print and online resources. Libraries Unlimited is an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Baker
& Taylor

Surveys the history of storytelling as practiced in United States libraries and offers practical guidelines for selecting material, preparing oneself and one's audience, presenting stories, and planning programs.

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Libraries Unlimited, c2010
Edition: 4th ed
ISBN: 9781591586005
1591586003
Characteristics: xxvii, 455 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Del Negro, Janice

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