Actress and comedienne, Kathy Kinney is is the storytelling, children’s literacy advocate, Mrs. P. (READ MY INTERVIEW WITH HER HERE). Last week on the “Mrs. P’s Reading is Cool Blog” she shares how
Classic children’s stories and fairy tales are stories that have proven the test of time and endured generations of retellings.
She then goes on to talk about how Geek Club Books’ Dorktales are bringing a geekish twist to the classics. For fun, she gives us a choice between her classic retellings and Jonathan and Mr. Redge’s goofier versions! (READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE HERE)
Here’s Mrs. P’s classic “The Three Little Pigs”
And here’s a preview of the Dorktale twist:
Straight up classic or with a twist, we love reading AND listening to great stories. As Mrs. P says, “they spark imaginations and creativity.”
Both Kathy Kinney as Mrs. P and Jonathan as our Dorkteller will be performing at the Orange County Children’s Book Festival on September 28, 2014. And Mrs. P has an exciting K-4 writing contest coming up too! Stay TOONed for more on that…