New Series Guaranteed to Get Children Outdoors!
Pelican Pete's Backyard Adventures:
Nature Discoveries and Outdoor Fun
About the Books
Each book in the Pelican Pete series is included in the Accelerated Reader program and Scholastic's Reading Counts program available to schools nationwide. The story topics, facts, and resource pages are researched by experts in their related field, making the books a reliable source for educational material and at the same time offering a fun-to-read story.
When Hugh and Frances moved to St. Augustine, Florida, in 1990, they were fascinated by the flocks of brown pelicans that often fly past their home playing Follow the Leader and diving for fish in the Atlantic Ocean. Lovingly called the "clown prince of birds," a young pelican has proven to be a likely character to connect a new generation with the natural world. Thousands of children now eagerly follow curious Pete to his next adventure as he weaves together scientific and historical information in fun-to-read stories.
There's so much to learn, discover, and see
So, come on along and explore with me!