Aileen Gardner Kirkham
With 25+ years experience as a school librarian and professional storyteller, Aileen Kirkham, has written four professional educators' books published by Upstart Books/Demco, Inc.; numerous magazine articles for Library Sparks; and an award-winning nonfiction article for Highlights Magazine (August 2015). Dressed as Captain Book, she does cross-curricular storytelling programs for children in public libraries and schools. Currently she's working on three manuscripts for children: Biomimcry, and two biographies on Dr. Ben Carson and James Smithson.
Awards and Recognition
- Highlights for Children, Author of the Month, Aileen Kirkham, "The Vault at the Top of the World", August 2015