"Star Friends" 

Star Friends

   This series is about the friendship formed between a human boy named Timothy and a young alien named Plahara, and how they learn to appreciate the mysteries of the solar system and the planet Earth despite their different backgrounds. These books take a look at historic and mysterious events, to help open up children’s minds to the limitless possibilities of the world and the universe. They learn about all sorts of topics ranging from the Stonehenge to the Pleiades Star System, and this is all thanks to Plahara’s scientist father. It shows that friendship knows no bounds culturally or geographically. They are all hand drawn and water colored to add a personal touch. This is the first series of books by KT Kelly, she has written them for the children of the world. And especially her grandchildren; Keller, Duncan and Tehya.

About Author

KT Kelly

T Kelly was born and raised in a large and loving religious midwest family. Storytelling, artistry and writing were common place in  her household. Her early life was spent on the family farm near a  forest area which gave her first hand experiences with nature. She was also raised with an understanding of environmental issues, which she brings to her books. After college, she traveled extensively around the U.S., Mexico and Europe looking for life’s answers. Soon she had a family of her own and came to an important realization that she wanted to instill in her children a healthy curiosity to help them expand their horizons. She soon began to use her talents for storytelling to create books that enlighten children with educational adventures. These books have been on her mind for some time, and now she is finally realizing her dream to publish inspiring educational books for children. She is also an active member in the local environmental sustainability coalition in Idaho.

About the Book

Star Friends, the book series written and illustrated by KT Kelly, was meant to take children and their friends on an educational journey that will widen their horizons. The main characters Timothy and Plahara explore the environment of the planet and beyond. Eventually they are joined by more friends, and eventually head on an adventure, exploring science, building lasting friendships along the way.
These books are a life long dream of KT Kelly's and are meant to help children learn and grow with the worl around them. They were written with her grandchildren in mind.
We all need to explore the brave new world with open minds.