Mike Thaler Author Visit Kit
A firm believer that story writing and riddle making are useful tools for stimulating creative use and awareness of language, award-winning author and illustrator Mike Thaler, known nationally as America's "Riddle King," travels the nation leading teachers and students into the realm of imagination. Mike shares his favorite motto with the people he meets: "The most powerful nation in the world is imagination."
To find out more information about Mike Thaler and his author visits, you can go to his website or write to him at the following address:
PO Box 408
West Linn, OR
Maximum of two large-group assemblies per day
A typical school program with Mike includes two large group presentations to grades 1–2 and 3–6, a reading to a small group of kindergarteners, and an activity of choice, such as a Q&A session, a hands-on art class, an autographing session, or class pictures with Mike.
For rates and fees please fill out our Author Request form and the Author Visits Manager will respond shortly.
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