"Teachers and librarians take note: this is a guy you want talking to kids
about history. Book him if you can!"
- Elizabeth Bluemle PW ShelfTalker
"Steve Sheinkin has proven several times to be a great boon to our students.
His presentations on both his subject (history) and the details and nuances
of writing a book are always smart, age-appropriate, education-savvy and
loads of fun. I have had students comment to me how much they enjoyed
Steve's visits and teachers tell me how rich his discussions and interactions
- Jesse Karp, Librarian, Little Red School House and Elisabeth Irwin High
School, New York, NY
"Thanks to Steve, Westward Expansion was brought to life in my classroom.
They debated Manifest Destiny, created a 3-D homage to the Sager family's
journey, and honestly shared how Social Studies was boring before this
book. Thanks for all of the great stories and the excitement they bring to our
- Julia Hainer-Violand, Teacher, Oyster-Adams Bilingual School,
"Steve was totally relaxed and spoke directly to our students, encouraging
their questions and comments. Steve spoke about how he made the
transition from writing for textbooks to writing his own books. He also
described the research involved in writing nonfiction. Our students enjoyed
the interesting stories about historical figures. Several told me they found
Steve interesting and enjoyable. My principal and teachers also enjoyed his
- Pauline Herr, Librarian, LaGrange Middle School, Lagrangeville, NY
I'm always happy to visit schools, libraries,
book fairs: pretty much any place that'll
let me swap stories and talk history.
Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org to talk
over schedule, program specifics, money,
and so on.
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