Tramp, A Detective's Story – A T.K. & Associates Mystery
Tramp is a middle grade chapter book.
“An undercover dog detective named Tramp, a shady pet-stealing operation and some excellent associate detective work by Tramp's human brother Colin all come together in this sweet children's detective novel. Thanks to Tramp and his equally lovable animal friends, Minneapolis is a safe place for pets. Young readers will be entertained by this charming read.”
Alison McGhee, author of Someday
About William E. Kennedy (Fargo, North Dakota Author)
Bill Kennedy started writing stories as a child. He hid them in his closet until a teacher told him that writing needs to be shared. He graduated from St. Bernard’s grade school and Spalding Institute in Peoria, Illinois, received his BA in Political Theory from the College of St. Thomas and his MFA in Creative Writing from Hamline University in St. Paul, MN.
He spent many years researching fashion trends around the world for department stores and apparel manufacturers. He and his wife have taught creative writing to students ranging from 3rd grade to 93 years old. The lesson plan does not change much.
His writing ranges from middle-grade chapter books to adult historical fiction. He lives in Jamestown, ND and raises funds for the James River Valley Library System, The best small rural library since Ptolemy founded the Alexandria Library in the 3rd Century BC. Bill's work is heavily influenced by documents and memories.