Parkhurst Brothers

Ted Parkhurst, President



 Category:  Non-Fiction

Jay Stailey began his storytelling career at the Jungman branch of the Houston Public Library, then system-wide as a part of HPL’s Children’s Carousel. His travels through Central and South America have enriched his repertoire and led to performing gigs throughout the U.S., Canada, Southeast Asia, Africa and Europe. 
Trade Paperbak - $14
ISBN: 978-1-62491-034-0
128 pages - Size: 5.5 x 8.5

E-Book Price: $9.5


The Blow Dried Cat and Other Island Stories
Jay Stailey

The greatest hits of a school principal-turned storyteller and management coach.

“Jay Stailey is an unconventionally wise storyteller and writer, with a clear eye for quirky characters, a twisted mind full of surprising humor and a depth of understanding for the soul of humanity. His stories connect the mind with the heart of the matter and a belly full of laughter."
Tom McDermott, Storyteller/Author/Musician/Minister First United Methodist Church, Fort Worth, TX

With the heart of a spiritualist, the experiences of an edu- cator and the craft of a writer, Jay Stailey offers stories to the world - each narrative, a reminder that we are all family when we listen to one another.”
Ann McCrady, Poet, Writer, Storyteller

"Jay Stailey’s stories are like a good meal . . . delicious and satisfying.""
Elizabeth Ellis, Storyteller