Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Danual Berkley  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born:


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E-Mail: -- author.danual.berkley@gmail.com


Illinois Connection

Berkley grew up in Jacksonville and currently works as a fire fighter in Springfield.

Biographical and Professional Information

Danual Berkley is an Army veteran, fire fighter, and children’s book author.


Speaking Engagements

Yes

Presentation 1: Fire Safety/Book Reading: K-2nd grade

Time Length: 45/50 minutes

In this presentation, Berkley talks to the children about the importance of fire safety, as well as gives fire safety tips. He will then play a game where kids will help him get dressed in his fire gear.

Once the fire presentation is over, he will go into his book presentation. He will first talk a little about the book, read the book, then ask questions about what happened in the story. Once this has ended, he will donate one copy of Davy’s Pirate Ship Adventure to the location the event is held.

After both presentations are finished, he will stay up to an hour to sign copies that can be purchased.

Presentation 2: Career Talk: 3rd grade and up

Time Length: 35/40 minutes

Berkley will talk about the process of becoming an author, the difference between self-published and traditional published authors, as well as choosing it as a career.

After presentation is finished, He will stay up to an hour to sign copies that can be purchased.

Presentation 3: Staff/Adult Presentation

Time Length: 35/40 minutes

Berkley will talk about his journey as an author from start to present, and the true meaning behind his writing.

After presentation is finished, he will stay up to an hour to sign copies that can be purchased.

Requirements:

* Bookings in or within 15 miles of Springfield, IL. are free for K-3rd grade students (Higher grade levels it’s $1/mile/both ways) plus $75 speaking fee.

* Must post flyers at location as soon as an event is booked. (Flyer will be emailed)

Selected Titles At Your Library

Baby Kai and the Monster in the Closet
ISBN: 1732499624. OCLC Number:

Danual Berkley. .

Davy's pirate ship adventure /
ISBN: 0692092188. OCLC Number: 1040697495

Danual Berkley. .

Davy builds a magical pirate ship so he and his family can search for gold, but no adventure ever goes as planned. Hop on board as Davy's magical pirate ship is put to the test by the obstables they encounter.