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HOPE AND FRECKLES:
FLEEING TO A BETTER FOREST
Official Book Release date: June 1, 2020
Hope, a white-tailed deer, and her spotted little fawn, Freckles, are facing hunger and danger from coyotes, jaguars and human hunters in their forest. Hope decides that they must leave their home and go in search of a better forest where they will be safe. During their journey, and when they arrive at the new forest, Hope and Freckles face unexpected challenges.
ABOUT BILL KILEY
First time author at age seventy
A native of Brooklyn, N.Y. and a resident of Long Island, Bill Kiley retired as both a Deputy Police Chief and as a Colonel in the U.S. Army. Bill is a graduate of the FBI National Academy, the U.S. Army Command & General Staff College, and he has two Master of Science degrees. Married to Kathy for fifty years, he is the father of two sons and the grandfather of five girls.
The combination of his education, his professional experiences, and his concern for the plight of refugees around the globe are what motivated Bill Kiley to write his first Children's Picture book, Hope and Freckles: Fleeing to a Better Forest