Professional Storyteller

Wendy Shearer is a Professional London Storyteller and writer with a diverse repertoire of stories. She is often commissioned by cultural organizations to develop and tell stories alongside their exhibitions, hired by schools across the UK for assemblies and year groups, Festivals and events with family and adult audiences – wherever a story needs to be told virtually and in person!   Contact Wendy for prices, bookings and to find out more.

Wendy’s repertoire of stories of tricksters, shapeshifters, ancient Greek heroes, gods and goddesses is drawn mostly from her Afro-Caribbean heritage and her first degree in Classics. She is a member of the Society for Storytelling, actively supporting and promoting the ancient art form of oral storytelling.  Contact Wendy with your storytelling requests.  She’d love to hear from you!


Wendy’s children’s edition  African and Caribbean Folktales, Myths and Legends is available to buy from most book shops (Waterstones, House of Books & Amazon). Order a peronally signed copy from Wendy’s local independent bookshop Pickled Pepper Books.

Her book for older readers, Caribbean Folktales; stories from the islands and Windrush Generation will be published by The History Press  and is also available for pre-order.


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