Ralphie's Cool Vacation: Adventures of a Masked Booby Roaming the seashore of his tropical home in Barbados, Ralphie comes across a group of ruddy turnstones who tell him about a cool place called Cape Cod. After hearing their stories, Ralphie decides he must see it for himself. Follow Ralphie through this light-hearted adventure as he encounters a variety of helpful creatures along the way, including a flying fish, a fiddler crab, a great blue heron and a hurricane named Jose.Inspired by the incredible true story of the first masked booby to set foot on Massachusetts soil, Ralphie's Cool Vacation tells the tale of a brave tropical bird who craves adventure but eventually learns that there's no place like home.
Adventure Hilton Head: The Legend of the Dolphin Locket (Vacation Adventure Girl Book 1) Looking for some great summer reading material? Then check out Adventure Hilton Head: The Legend of the Dolphin Locket, the first installment in the new "Vacation Adventure Girl" series.Book Description: School's out for Maddie Mackenzie, which means it's time for a vacation to her favorite spot: Hilton Head Island! But when she gets there, she finds that something's amiss. Strange wildfires breaking out in the forests. Dolphins being driven from the island. And ten-year old Maddie is determined to uncover just what's behind it.Join Maddie on a vacation adventure unlike any she's had. One that takes her to a magical part of the island she never knew existed and puts her right at the center of a battle that threatens to destroy the place she loves so dearly.Here's what girls are saying about The Legend of the Dolphin Locket:"This book was so great! I stayed up all night reading, I couldn't put it down...If you love mystery, adventure, and magical books then this book is definitely for you!...I'm dying to read the next book." ---- Ella B. (age 10)"If I had three words to describe The Legend of the Dolphin Locket, I would say 'Adventurous, fun, and awesome!!!"....I cannot wait for the next Vacation Adventure Girl book to come out!" ---- Sofia (age 10) "I am constantly searching for books with confident, charming female characters for my 7 year old daughter--that don't involve princesses or fairies...This book does not disappoint...a perfect read for a trip to the beach." ---- A (mom)"The book is easy to follow, hard to put down, makes you think you are there...Everyone should read it, perfect for the summer!" ---- Natalia Sofia"My daughter (7.5) and I enjoyed reading this book together. Delightful read!" ---- ATL Mom"The book...was hard to put down. It was a book that made you feel like you were there witnessing the adventures unfolded. I can't wait to read the next adventure!" ---- Catherine (age 10)"'Awesome, entertaining, great drawings', were my seven year old daughter' response after reading the book...She looks forward to the next book of the series!" ---- swongtx76 (mom)"My nine year old daughter loved this book. She was totally into it from the second she started reading which is very hard to do. She liked the mystery of it all and loved telling me a play by play and what was happening. Looking forward to seeing more in this series." ---- Sheila S. (mom)"We love this book!! My 9 yr. old daughter read this book and she absolutely loved it! My daughter is looking to read more books in this series!!" ---- kmw123 (mom)"This book was packed with mystery, fantasy, and adventure! I can't wait to read Vacation Adventure Girl #2!!" ---- Isabel"This book is a page turner! Loved the references to Hilton Head. The friendship between the two girls and the mystical creatures of Hilton Head were so magical!" ---- Jennifer B.Head over to vacationadventuregirl.com to learn more about this refreshing new girls chapter book series!