Story Proof: The Science Behind the Startling Power of Story

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Greenwood Publishing Group, 2007 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 164 pages
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Like Stephen Krashen's important work in The Power of Reading, Story Proof collects and analyzes research that validates the importance of story, story reading, and storytelling to the brain development and education of children and adults.
 

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User Review  - ahandfulofconfetti - LibraryThing

This was a required text for my Storytelling class, and I have to say, it wasn't a favorite by any means. I found parts of this to be awfully dry in places, particularly chapter nine when the author ... Read full review

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User Review  - heike6 - LibraryThing

The first half of the book sought to define the term, and the other half provided evidence for the effectiveness of story. It is a very well researched book that describes how the mind works and how ... Read full review

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Kendall Haven is a former research scientist, an accomplished storyteller, and the author of many books for Libraries Unlimited and Teacher Ideas Press.

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