In the spirit of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, join Jonny Button for a wild ride through Boomtown, where everyone's favorite thing to do is blow stuff up! After an explosion at Chang's Famous Fireworks Factory, the Button family is pulled into a mystery that keeps Sheriff Burton Ernie and the rest of Boomtown guessing. Exploding Elves, Rocket Reindeer, amazing inventions and adventure, this story starts with a boom and ends with a bang. The fuse is lit! Things are about to explode! Visit the website www.visitboomtown.com for more information on the book, author, free teacher guides, and more! But stay away from the chickens!
Marty Longe (aka Nowen N Particular) graduated from Pacific Christian College in Fullerton, CA receiving a BA in Preaching and Church Growth. He is an ordained minister who has served as the senior preaching pastor of three different congregations as well as helped in the planting of four churches over the past 25 years. He has enjoyed a special affinity for children and youth, leading numerous programs for which he has produced and written most of the curriculum and marketing materials. As a married father of four children (three adult married children and a 14-year-old daughter living at home), he has written funny stories for his kids and raised each of them to be voracious readers.