Big Mo's Tennis Ball Hunt
Hey Kids! Big Mo needs your help! Big Mo has lost his tennis balls. Can you help him find them? This delightful rhyming story will entertain, and educate, with fun and colorful full-color illustrations on every page. Children of all ages will enjoy helping Mo search high and low for his lost tennis balls.
The book combines easy reading for early readers with basic counting skills and find and seek! Illustrations, based on Big Mo's actual home, feature hidden tennis balls that children have to find alongside of their furry buddy Big Mo!
Big Mo is author Kent Whitaker's canine family member and is named Moses. He's a rescued Golden Retriever who went on to join Kent "The Deck Chef" Whitaker, and his wife Ally, as a "spokesdog" for several companies as they traveled the country.
Kent is a also a credentialed sports writer covering NASCAR, IndyCar, ARCA Racing, The NFL, and more.
Kent's books include:
Great American Grilling – Ultimate Backyard Barbecue and Tailgating Smoke in the Mountains - The Art of Appalachian Barbecue Checkered Flag Cooking - Tailgating Stock Car Racing
Hometown Cookbook Series with Sheila Simmons
The Tennessee Hometown book The Georgia Hometown Cookbook The Texas Hometown Cookbook The Mississippi Cookbook The Louisiana Hometown Cookbook The South Carolina Hometown Cookbook The West Virginia Hometown Cookbook The Alabama Hometown Cookbook
The USS Alabama - The History of the Mighty A Talladega Superspeedway Bullets and Bread - Feeding the Greats and Grunts of WWII
Big Mo's Tennis Ball Hunt Why Are the Mountains Smokey
About Kent Whitaker (Chattanooga, Tennessee Author)
Kent Whitaker "The Deck Chef" has raised his down-home, Southern-style cooking to an art-form. “I like to do a bit more than burgers and dogs on the grill.”
Kent Whitaker is an award winning author, and sometimes co-author, with writing partner Sheila Simmons. Whitaker's books range from cookbooks, broad-based culinary titles, history books, as well as a few books for kids and even NASCAR.
Kent's passion for cooking, and enjoying good food with family and friends, has been part of his foodie professional life helping him with his work on TV, Radio, Print, and as a celebrity spokesperson. He has appeared on TV shows, and stations across the country including Food Network and Emeril Live where he won the Emeril Live Barbecue Contest. Kent is also the recipient of a Gold Medal for culinary writing by the American Authors Association.
Whitaker has long proclaimed a love of history and cooking. He actually tries to combine the two in many of his books! "Everybook is something that I consider a work of culinary history - kind of saving recipes and great dishes one state at a time!"