Award-winning author and storyteller Kevin Strauss travels across the Midwest to perform at schools, libraries, preschools and community events. His most recent children's book, Pecos Bill Invents the Ten-Gallon Hat, won the Western Writer's of America 2013 Spur Award for the best Storytelling Book. Kevin's other books and CDs have won several national awards including the NAPPA Award, Parents Choice Award, and the Storytelling World Award.
Kevin is a rostered artist on the COMPAS Writers and Artists in the Schools and the Minnesota State Arts Board Artists in Education rosters. His Bully Blocker™ workshops and performances receive rave reviews from teachers and administrators who want to put an end to school bullying. His Story Solutions (Libraries Unlimited, 2011) and Building Heroes, Blocking Bullies (Trumpeter Press, 2010) books are now available.
Kevin is based in Rochester, Minnesota, and he performs his award-winning storytelling, writing, and author visit programs in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa.
You can see Kevin, and a dozen other Minnesota Storytellers performing stories online at the www.StoryLibrary.org website.