* Feathered Quill Book Award First Place 2017 * Beverly Hills Book Award Finalist 2016 * Readers' Favorite Book Award Winner 2016 * Pacific Book Award Finalist 2016 5-Star Review - "This is a great inspirational and fun story for young readers. Rick Felty's colorfully illustrated picture book story, Tabitha Fink On a Mission to Mars, is a clever teaching tool to help young readers overcome or at least try to manage their fear of things that are new and different. By using a cute cat as the brave explorer, the story, with its rhyming verse and humorous innuendos, allows young readers to feel good and brave like Tabitha Fink." - Emily-Jane Hills Orford for Readers' Favorite "Hang onto your hats...er...spaceships (!) because Tabitha Fink, the amazing one-eyed cat, is at it again, and this time she's heading to Mars! Quill says: Another winner from author Rick Felty. I hope he plans to send Tabitha Fink on many more adventures because I can't wait to see where she goes next!" - Ellen Feld for Feathered Quill Tabitha Fink is a special cat, a cat with one eye who loves to explore. In this her second book, Tabitha goes on an exciting adventure in space to the planet Mars where she learns how rewarding it can be to try something new. She also meets some new friends along the way and helps them to overcome their fear of things that are different. With cute drawings and wonderful rhymes, Tabitha Fink On a Mission to Mars is a great book for early readers and children of all ages.
Rick Felty is an Emmy Award-winning TV producer who has spent his career creating television programs, short-form web videos, commercials and promos. He is also a photographer, musician and private pilot and lives in New England with his wonderful family, a dog, a bunch of fish, and one cat named Tabitha Fink. Rick is also the author of the original Tabitha Fink book called "Tabitha Fink: The Cat With One Eye."