Gold Award Winner
|The Teachers' Lounge: More Completely True Stories and Poems, by Bill Harley, Round River Records, 2004; $15 CD; www.billharley.com. Bill Harley does it again with laugh-out-loud stuff about a world we all know - school! Catchy poems, singable songs. It'll eat a hole in your stomach! (Don't ask.) These essential stories of childhood are fodder for children and adults to share. Gotta listen.|
Honor Award Winner
|Riddle Me This!, by Rives Collins; Do Re Me & You!, 2004; $19.95 CD & Book; www.Drmy.com. What's the difference between a child and a riddle? (Answer: Both are puzzling.) No puzzle here though. Just thought-provoking stories for listening, plus a kid-friendly, you-can-do-this-too hardcover book for reading. A jump-start for the aspiring storytellers at your house.|
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Marilyn McPhie has been a professional storyteller for nearly two decades. A member of the National Storytelling Network, she has presented at many state and regional conferences, writes a review column for a storytelling newsletter and performs regularly for audiences of preschoolers through adults.