Authors & Illustrators

Find Out More
Talkabook Logo

Find a program

Choose times

Create memories

Hey, hey, HAY!

For kids who are fascinated by tractors, for future farmers, and for city kids who don't know where hay comes from -- this is for you! We'll start with a rollicking interactive read-aloud of "Hey, Hey, Hay! (A Tale of Bales and the Machines That Make Them") with time to talk about how we make hay.

Christy Mihaly

30 Minute Program

 

$99


Ready for a lively, interactive story time, plus time for Q & A? We'll have fun!
I wrote this picture book because, to me, the haymaking process is magical -- storing summer in a bale! I love sharing it with kids and I have found that they are often enchanted with the tractors and the various attachments: mower, tedder, baler -- hay! We can chat about haying, life on a farm, the history of switchel, and more. This book is in rhyme, so if you'd like to talk about rhyme, we can do that. And finally, if you're interested in how a picture book is created, I can tell you about that, too. There's something for everyone.

About the Author

Christy Mihaly's recent picture books include FREE FOR YOU AND ME, which introduces readers to our First Amendment through poems and stories, and HEY, HEY, HAY! (a Bank Street Best Book of the Year), about making hay.

Visit profile and see all programs

Other Programs from Christy Mihaly

Food for Thought

Christy Mihaly

30 Minute Program

The First Amendment: What Does It Mean?

Christy Mihaly

30 Minute Program

Writing Poems

Christy Mihaly

30 Minute Program

More Great Programs

Picturing God: Hear, See, Imagine

Ruth Goring

30 Minute Program

Journey to POLAR BEAR ISLAND!

Lindsay Bonilla

30 Minute Program

Author Visit with Allison K. Hymas

Allison Hymas

30 Minute Program

Meet the Illustrator

Josie Toney

30 Minute Program