In Farful Learns ABCs, learning the ABCs can be fun, especially when you learn them at the Panshoo Zoo! With colorful animals like Alliskaters and Girelephants (and more!). Farful and his best friend, Bubbles, explore the Panshoo Zoo and get to know all of the whimsical animals. Each animal is unexpectedly a combination of familiar animals (Giraffe & Elephant) or have human characteristics (Lions with Curlers). Presented as a walk through the zoo, readers can follow along with the colorful illustrations and the creative ways animals are presented. Children are sure to be surprised by the memorable and colorful characters. In addition to the story, the book includes a colorful map of the Panshoo Zoo, which can be used to introduce animals, ABCs and encourage children’s imagination to run wild at the imaginary Panshoo Zoo. A find and search game is also integrated into the book to find the Quacker ducks throughout the story. An alphabet chart at end of book also offers quick review of the alphabet and the animals.
About the Author
Nick Loren has spent twenty plus years in the entertainment industries. His career was kick-started when he landed a job as personal stunt double for esteemed actor John Travolta. Nick’s daring antics made possible many of the breathtaking action scenes in some of Travolta’s most iconic films. Nick was also acting in roles of his own, and he took on numerous film and television projects on both sides of the camera. He was nominated for an Emmy for his work as host of NBC’s “First Coast Living,” and his musical talent earned him a Top 10 radio hit in 2009. Through it all, Nick could never shake a deep-rooted love for reading and helping children. Inspired by a cuddly character concocted by his son, Nick developed a series of fun and rhythmic books about a character named Farful Foolong. The Farful project took on a life of its own, garnering praise from the wife of the late Dr. Seuss and inspiring the launch of Panshoo, LLC. Nick lives in Jacksonville, Florida with his wife and has three children.