Ellin Greene

My Works

Storytelling: Art and Technique, Fourth Edition (with Janice Del Negro)
New! The third edition has been updated and expanded to include an international perspective, 13 tellable tales, and an invaluable bibliography of storytelling resources.

Mother's Song - A Lullaby, illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
"Storyteller extraordinaire Greene has revisited and revised a soothing lullaby, first presented by the Reverend Sabine Baring-Gould in the 1890s."
-Booklist

The Little Golden Lamb, illustrated by Rosanne Litzinger
The Hungarian verson of the folktale "The Golden Goose"

Storytelling World Honor Book 2001

New York Public Library's Children's Books 2000--One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing


Midsummer Magic: A Garland of Stories, Charms and Recipes
A charming compendium of stories, love charms, bits of lore on Midsummer customs, and recipes for special foods served at the ancient solstice festival still celebrated today in parts of Europe and the United States. Illustrated by Caldecott Award winner Barbara Cooney.


Elsie Piddock Skips In Her Sleep
Side One: Elsie Piddock Skips In Her Sleep
Side Two: A Dragonfly, Nella's Dancing Slippers, The Quarrel, The Tide in the River, The Night Will Never Stay, The Sea Baby

Textbook
Storytelling: Art and Technique, Fourth Edition (with Janice Del Negro)
An essential guide for beginning and experienced storytellers alike.
Picture Book
Mother's Song - A Lullaby, illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
"Greene's text has a lovely, crooning lilt." - Publishers Weekly "... a great gift for new mothers." - Parent Magazine
The Little Golden Lamb, illustrated by Rosanne Litzinger
"A joyous tale, with a beautiful blend of text and illustration. A read-aloud treasure."
-School Library Journal
Storytelling World Honor Book 2001
Anthology
CD
Elsie Piddock Skips In Her Sleep
Stories and Poems by Eleanor Farjeon