DVDs, Compact Discs & Books
Born and raised Idr dhá dTír, “between the two worlds” of Ireland and America, Yvonne Healy is an award-winning speaker adept at blending spoken word, performance art and writing.
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Blarney – CD
Age 12 – Adult: Enjoy the craic! (Irish for “fun”)
Wily pig, shocking granny, gullible tourist or sadder-but-wiser king and characters galore are brought to life from Ireland’s family lore, Ireland’s Cycle of Kings, Folklore Commission Archives, history and malarkey. Teens, tweens and adults enjoy these comic, dark and chilling tales that transform how we think about what we love.
“Healy is unafraid to amuse listeners in any way possible and throws herself into stories with gusto.” – Audio File Magazine.
“Listening to Blarney! is like sitting in a pub and hearing story after story, interspersed with a little music… in this seamless journey of truth, imaginings and mythological adventures. “– News & Reviews, Suzanna Holstein
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Stories from the Heart of the World – CD
Family car trips? Too much TV? Take imaginations for a wild ride with this Gold Award-winning storytelling collection. Gasps & giggles aplenty in unique adaptations of world myths and legends. Sure to delight young and old alike!
“Kids will enjoy these tales, especially Healy’s way of telling them.” – Audio File Magazine, Feb/Mar 2004, J.C.G., Portland, Maine.
Gold Award, 2003 “Best Spoken Word Recording”- Children’s Music Web
Gold Award, 2002 “Best Children’s Audio Resource: Storytelling” – NAPPA
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Mail Check payable to Yvonne Healy for $14 total ($12 CD + $2 shipping) to 5193 King Road, Howell, MI 48843.
Good Character – DVD
“Adventures in Storytelling Series”, Volume 2
“Best DVD of the Year” – Creative Child Magazine
Have fun while understanding the importance of having good character right alongside our StoryWatchers Clubhouse gang as they learn some simple yet powerful lessons. And enjoy these stories by 5 of the nation’s top professional storytellers!
Featuring Yvonne Healy, Judy Sima, Stephanie Holman, Charlotte Battin and Mary Jo Huff.
Gold Medal, Best DVD of the Year, Creative Child Magazine, 2006
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Mail Check payable to Yvonne Healy for $19.99 total ($17.99 CD + $2 shipping) to 5193 King Road, Howell, MI 48843.
The Storytelling Classroom: Applications across the Curriculum – paperback
Editors Sherry Norfolk, Jane Stenson, Diane Williams.
Featuring Yvonne Healy, Lainie Levin, Judy Sima, Elizabeth Ellis, and other contributing authors.
Yvonne Healy, contributing author “Kindred Keepsakes: Using Oral History and Storytelling to Teach Writing”
The Storytelling Classroom is an inspiring, practical and immediately applicable collection of pre-K through eighth grade lesson plans by and for teachers and media specialists who use storytelling in the classroom and storytellers who work in the classroom. Each lesson plan is linked to National Standards in Language Arts Social Studies, Math or Science and accompanied by an essay which provides a glimpse of the alchemy that occurs when students, teachers and story are brought together: student engagement, classrooms that are alive with thinking students, LEARNING!!
From the Heart of Ireland (anthology)
“The Healy Cross” by Yvonne Healy
Unique collection boasts a wide range of contributors drawn from the four corners of Ireland. Some are well-known as broadcasters, politicians, writers and journalists; others are well-known within their own professions. Taken together, their stories are inspirational and positive, often focusing on life’s great turning points. Contributors include Yvonne Healy, Gay Byrne, Mary Kennedy, John Sheahan, Con Cluskey, Gerry Adams, Marian Harkin, Angela Doyle, Ken Bruen and Mary Kenny.
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Bare Bones for Storytellers: Russia – Volume 2 (anthology)
“The Firebird” by Yvonne Healy
One hundred years of story skeletons from around the world. Follows Volume 1 – Persia. Volume 2 – Russia includes 38 detailed story skeletons from Russia from the late 1800s onward. Also Glossary of Russian words, Breakdown of Themes/Motifs, Keyword Index, Clip Art (b/w) of Russian illustrations from 1919.
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Mail $12.00 plus $4.95 shipping & handling to:
Jackie Baldwin, Story-Lovers
P.O. Box 446
Sonoma, CA 95476