This is a story of a bald eagle named Troy who has adventures with friends on a farm where he grew up. His friends are loyal and brave, and he learns the meaning of friendship, kindness, and courage from them. The Adventures of Troy Rescuing Lily the Lamb is the second book in the Early Learners series. Recommended for children ages 2-9, the book includes a glossary of "The 20 Words" at the back of the book that offers simple definitions of words highlighted throughout the story to help increase a young child's vocabulary. Parents will enjoy reading this book to their toddlers. Elementary school children will love reading this heart-warming tale of friendship and adventure on their own.
Author and Illustrator, Hope Kelley, is Owner of ECBYbooks, a fully integrated online bookshop. She is also Producer, Director, and Writer for Hope Kelley Productions. Ms. Kelley hosted and directed the tv program, SA Style in San Antonio, Texas. She was awarded the honor of directing/producing a documentary, Project Hope, in Washington, D.C. Ms. Kelley is also a talented journalist, anchor, actor, and spokeswoman who has appeared in films, television programs, and commercials. Ms. Kelley was awarded the UIL Scholarship in Music to the University of Texas at Austin. As a classical clarinetist, she has performed in orchestras. Ms. Kelley graduated from the University of Texas at Austin earning a Degree in Broadcast Journalism. She began her broadcasting career as an Intern/Journalist for ABC Austin, and at the Dallas ABC News Bureau at the Capitol of Texas. As a published Author and Illustrator, her books, The Adventures of Troy A New Home, The Adventures of Troy Rescuing Lily the Lamb, The Adventures of Troy the Bald Eagle, The G Sin, and her latest novel, Fire in Forgotten, are available in all bookstores. Ms. Kelley enjoys helping other writers achieve their goals as published authors.