Story Time w/ an Award-winning Children's Book Author
Invite all your employees with kids to log on for a story time session with award-winning children's book author Jesse Byrd. Jesse will start off sharing his journey of how he went from sports, to Silicon Valley, to storytelling as a children's book author. Then he'll perform story time readings cover-to-cover of his award-winning children's books, Sunny Days and Real Jungle Tales. After the reading, Jesse will deconstruct some of the book's illustrations to show how they were made, and share the creative process that took these stories from idea to completion. At the end, Jesse will lead an open discussion where kids (and adults!) can ask questions about the process of creating children's books, his backstory, or advice about how to move forward with their awesome story idea.
Cost: $750/session (includes 15 signed copies of one of Jesse's books)
Duration: 1 hour
Group Size: Up to 60
What's Included: Author-led story time & workshop + 15 signed copies of one of Jesse's books
What You Need: Your creativity and imagination
Add-On: Get additional signed copies of Jesse's books for $25/book (includes autograph, tax and shipping)
Jesse Byrd is a former Silicon Valley Techie who pivoted to pursue his true passion of creating stories for audiences young and old. He is now an award-winning children’s book author with books that have won four major competitions worldwide. Jesse performed storytime readings of his children’s books to over 11,000 kids last year and in over a dozen countries to date. Some of his corporate clients include: Google, Visa, KPMG, NerdWallet, Square, and many more. He's currently working with NBA athletes and global non-profits to develop original picture book series for young readers. Jesse Byrd has 3 new children's books releasing in Fall/Winter 2020.