Marvin and the Race to the Nest

Marvin and the Race to the Nest

When hummingbirds Marianne and Marvin find themselves in a bit of trouble while building their nest, Marianne must use her wits to save the day.

Trinidad is known as the Land of the Hummingbird. In this, the first book in the Yerette Readers, read the charming story of Marianne and Marvin and learn some interesting facts about the fascinating hummingbirds.

Includes poetry and facts about hummingbirds.

Enjoyed by all especially children 5 to 10 years old.

Beautifully illustrated with photographs by Dr. Theodore Ferguson. Visit him and the hummingbirds at Yerette, the Home of the Hummingbird. Yerette is a sanctuary that Dr. Ferguson and his wife have cultivated and which they share with visitors. It is located in Maracas, St. Joseph, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.

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Marvin launched in Trinidad

Next young reader: The Masquerade Dance

Carol Ottley-Mitchell
Dr. Theodore Ferguson
978-0990865988 (Paperback)
$8.99 (Paperback)
Caribbean, Children, Ebook and print
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About the Author

St. Kitts-Nevis born Carol Mitchell loves books and she loves kids. Writing children’s books has given her the ability to combine both of these passions. She enjoys entertaining children and positively impacting their lives. She also finds that writing for children is just plain fun and gives her an excuse to think like a child once more.

Her other titles include the Caribbean Adventure Series, Chee Chee’s Adventure Series, The Masquerade Dance and many more.