Date Published: September 1, 2015
Through the voices of Annabelle and Angus, discover what almost happened to wildlife on the Kansas prairie. When Larry receives a letter that says he must destroy the prairie dogs on his land, he and some of his neighbors join together to make certain that all wildlife remain unharmed. Not only were black-tailed prairie dogs at risk of destruction but the already-endangered black-footed ferrets were at risk of becoming extinct.
In Larry Saves the Prairie, with the help of Annabelle and Angus, you'll discover what it means to be a true hero, and most especially, what it took to save prairie wildlife in Kansas.
Virtual Book Tour - November 16 - December 11
November 16 - Reading Addiction Virtual Book Tours - Kick Off
November 17 - Tea Time and Books - Excerpt
November 18 - Bound 4 Escape - Review
November 19 - Beach Bound Books - Excerpt
November 20 - Mallory Heart Reviews - Review
November 21 - The Bookish Ailurophile - Guest Post
November 22 - Cheshire Cat's Looking Glass - Review
November 23 - Avenue Books - Interview
November 24 - Chosen By You Book Club - Excerpt
November 25 - Always Jo Art - Review
November 26 - A Life Through Books - Interview
November 27 - AusJenny - Review
November 29 - Fantastic Feathers - Review
November 30 - Books Direct - Review
December 1 - My Reading Addiction - Interview
December 2 - Evermore Books - Review
December 3 - Texas Book Nook - Excerpt
December 4 - Tea Time and Books - Excerpt
December 7 - Griperangs Bookmarks - Review
December 8 - The Indie Express - Excerpt
December 9 - Books Are Love - Review
December 10 - Enthralling Dimple - Review
December 11 - RABT Reviews - Wrap Up
Matt Bergles is a Colorado native who grew up in Pueblo, Colorado. He earned a bachelor's degree in social science from CSU-Pueblo, his master's degree in U.S. history, and a Ph.D. in public affairs at CU Denver, as well as a certificate in alternative dispute resolution.
Matt currently teaches at a K-8 private school in Denver, where he has witnessed firsthand young, inner-city kids' curiosity and love of animals and nature, observing that every time they are asked what community service project or charitable cause they'd like to be involved with, most K-3 students pick something related to domestic animals or wildlife. This natural love and curiosity led Matt to write Larry Saves the Prairie for young children.
Matt is an independent researcher and advocate for wildlife conservation, especially conservation of prairie habitat. Matt lives in Denver with his wife, Kate, two children, Luke and Mary, and dog Samuel. He is a volunteer coach, a private pilot, and has helped teach his teenage son to fly.
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