Thursday, May 6, 6PM
Join us for a virtual event with Michael Keller, author of the entertaining and adventure-filled new picture book The Legend of Jet the Gerbil. Jet’s tale is a true story, and could be the greatest gerbil story ever told! Michael will read the book, talk a little about the real Jet and making the book, and answer questions.
This event will take place on Zoom Webinar. PLEASE REGISTER for this free event to get the link to join plus a coupon code for 15% off!
Michael Keller is a senior executive and first-time children’s book author residing in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with his wife Gina. He was born in New York City and grew up in New Jersey, where Jet’s incredible adventure unfolded. Michael has been telling Jet’s story for decades before publishing The Legend of Jet the Gerbil. He has three kids, Ava, Davis and Alden, two step daughters Hanna and Raina, two rescue dogs Ziggy and Cooper, and a new gerbil named Gunny.
The Legend of Jet the Gerbil is the true story of an amazing pet gerbil and a young boy named Michael. Michael and Jet are best friends and find lots of fun ways to play together. Jet is big and strong and fast and brave. He can do remarkable things. Jet even teaches the house cat a lesson or two.
But one day, when Michael and his dad are cleaning Jet’s tank, something goes terribly wrong. This sets Michael and his dad off on a fast-paced adventure to find and rescue Jet. Michael knows Jet is strong and brave, but can he survive until rescued?
The Legend of Jet the Gerbil is filled with moving themes like love, friendship, hope, resilience and perseverance that shine through the story and the beautiful watercolor illustrations. With Jet's incredible adventure and survival this could be the greatest gerbil story ever told!