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St. Simons Island author and lecturer Patsy Smith Roberts releases third African wildlife children’s book: "Willis the Warthog" on new website http://www.patsysmithroberts.com

Willis the Warthog has a big day in the African bush country. He helps his baby sister Greta deal with insults from some haughty lions. And, after they turn down an offer to play, his two monkey friends warn Willis that Leroy the Leopard might be hoping to put Willis and Greta on his breakfast menu!

As the warthog who believes in himself, Willis has plenty of friends to help him keep an eye on the leopard. During his successful flight, Willis loses something very important -- but not the respect and admiration of his sister, or of the wackiest support group, a brave young warthog could ever have.    

This new book from the bush makes its way to children teaching them to “always believe in yourself.” "Willis," illustrated with photographs taken from the author’s many African safaris, is the third in a series of books by Patsy Smith Roberts.

The book debuts on Patsy Smith Roberts new website http://www.patsysmithroberts.com, which features stories and photographs from some of her 18 trips to Africa, purchase information on books and photographs, upcoming events and available retailers.

About the author:

Patsy Smith Roberts is the author and illustrator of children’s books about the African wildlife of Botswana. Her books are educational tools that teach children a moral lesson in addition to wildlife facts and geographical lessons about Africa. Illustrations in the book come from the author’s African wildlife photography. A self-taught photographer, the author has made 18 trips to Africa. Other books by Patsy Smith Roberts are “Rory, The Adventures of a Lion Cub” (2002) which she co-authored with Gillian Cullinan and “Kabelo, The Adventures of a Baby Giraffe” (2004). Patsy Smith Roberts resides on St. Simons Island, Georgia. The books are available for purchase on the author’s website http://www.patsysmithroberts.com or at listed retailers on the site.    

Title: “Willis the Warthog”    

Publisher: Savuti Muti Publishing

Category: Children’s Book (ages 4-9)

Text and Photography: Patsy Smith Roberts

ISBN: 0-9758599-1-9

Pages: 32

Price: $19.95

Dimensions: 0.2 X 9.5 X 10.0 inches



Savuti Muti Publishing

c/o Patsy Smith Roberts

529 Wesley Oaks Circle

St. Simons Island, Georgia 31522

Tel: (912) 638-3274

Fax: (912) 638-1012

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