Young Writer’s Camp

Last week I did a presentation for a Young Writers’ Camp on Inspiration. We talked a lot about what inspires them – what breathes life into them – and we talked a lot about what helps us to write.
My top writing tip – no surprise – […]

2017-08-28T11:20:49+00:00 June 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Story Connections

A Story for Bear

This month’s read aloud is A Story for Bear by Dennis Hasely, a tender tale about a bear who becomes mesmerized by the sound of a woman’s voice as she reads stories of sailors, goddesses, and far-off lands.I love the title of this […]

2017-08-28T11:20:49+00:00 June 12th, 2015|0 Comments

A Story for Bear

A Story for Bear

Read by Kathleen Pelley

StoryForBear_webA Story for Bear, story by Dennis Haseley and Illustrated by Jim LaMarche.

“The storytellers go back and back to a clearing in the forest, where a great fire burns and the old shamans dance and sing, for our heritage of stories […]

2017-08-28T11:20:49+00:00 June 1st, 2015|0 Comments