Mason Early Childhood Center second grade speech therapist Jeff Alt wrote two books that placed as award-winning finalists in the USA Book News “Best Books” Awards.
The Adventures of Bubba Jones: Time Traveling Through the Great Smoky Mountain, is an award-winning finalist in the Children's Educational category, and The Adventures of Bubba Jones: Time Traveling Through Shenandoah National Park, is an award-winning finalist in the Children's Fiction category.
“I’ve shared the writing process for these books with all Mason second graders for the last two years, and I’ve presented these books to various Mason fourth and fifth grade classes by request,” shared Alt.
Alt is now writing the third book in The Adventures of Bubba Jones book series, based in the Acadia National Park. Alt has also wrote Get Your Kids Hiking, a family guide to inspiring families to ‘take a hike’, and A Walk for Sunshine, Alt’s Appalachian Trail book that has won six national awards including a gold medal in the Fore Word Book of the Year awards.