Black Bird Bookstore

Storytime w/ Olive the Storyteller

Beloved by parents and children alike, Olive the Storyteller tells stories and tall tales from around the world.

Olive Hackett-Shaughnessy is a storyteller, writer, workshop leader and curriculum consultant in San Francisco, where she has been an artist-in-residence in public and private schools since 1986. She has brought the joy and magic of storytelling to countless children and grown-ups over the past three decades, preserving and transmitting this ancient yet relevant art form through transformative and engaging live performances and high-quality recordings.