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Born: in Spring Grove, Illinois
Jim May was born and raised Spring Grove. He currently resides in Woodstock.
Biographical and Professional Information
Jim May is an author and storyteller. He is the founder of the Illinois Storytelling Festival. His stories have taken him across the United States and Europe. He received a 1989 Chicago Emmy award for a WTTW-channel 11 T.V. production of his original story, A Bell for Shorty.
- The Boo Baby Girl Meets the Ghost of Mable`s Gable, Brother Stone Publishing, 1992
- The Farm on Nippersink Creek, August House Publishing, 1994
Titles at Your Library
The Boo Baby Girl Meets the Ghost of Mable's Gable
Release Date: 1992-10
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Along with his storytelling, May presents several types of programs including:
- Assemblies for Students
- Writing workshops for Students
- In-service training/workshops for Teachers
- Keynote presentation
Inquiries can be forwarded to:
P.O. Box 1012
Woodstock, Illinois 60098
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