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Story Time with a Children's Book Author

ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Story Time with a Children's Book Author

68 reviews
Book and join this experience from your computer, phone, or tablet.
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English
ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Story Time with a Children's Book Author

ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Story Time with a Children's Book Author

68 reviews
Book and join this experience from your computer, phone, or tablet.
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

First, I’ll share some of my background on how I went from working in Silicon Valley to being a published children's book author. Then I’ll perform a storytime reading cover-to-cover of my award-winning children's book, Sunny Days, which placed in the top five for book of the year. After the reading, I’ll deconstruct some of the book's illustrations to show how they were made, and share the creative process that took it from idea to product. Finally, we’ll have an open discussion where you can ask questions about the creative or business aspects of creating children's books, my backstory, or advice about how to move forward with your awesome story idea.

Try something new together

Try something new together

  • Thoughtful hosts

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  • Small group activities

    Meet people from all over the world while learning something new together.

  • Simple and global

    Join easily and participate from home without a lot of prep.

Your host

Learn more about Jesse

Jesse

I’m an award-winning children's book author with six published works and a decade in the field. I was fortunate to read my stories to over 11,000 students in 2019 alone and am excited to now bring this experience to Airbnb. My current work includes creating children's books for ex-NBA athletes, non-profits, businesses, and individual commissions.

What to bring

Something to write and on (in case you want to take old-school notes or jot down ideas or questions)!
Your imagination!

How to participate

Join a video call
Download Zoom for free on a desktop or mobile device. After you book, you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join.
"Because this experience is 100% online, you can join us from anywhere in the world. I'll be reading to you from my home in Oakland, California."
— Jesse
Book a private group
Want to join with just your family and friends? Jesse will host a private group for up to 30 guests starting at $209.

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Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email. Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

More tips

Please log in 5–10 minutes early to ensure everything is working smoothly with the connection.
Jesse
Story Time with a Children's Book Author
68 reviews
From $10/person
68 reviews
From $10/person