On My Way to the Lilikoi Tree
On My Way to the Lilikoi Tree is a story that takes place on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. This island is known as “The Gathering Place” where Fluffy Fluff (the rabbit) meets Honu (the turtle), Hula-Hula (the bear), and the Hinas’ (two seal pups). Their adventure begins in their quest to find the Lilikoi Tree. They explore the island through sharing, caring, and harmony in the Spirit of Aloha.
Readers will discover that this book:
Promotes teamwork among children to achieve a common goal.
Teaches children that disappointment can lead to a positive viewpoint and outcome.
Adults will appreciate the symbiotic relationship of commensalism (one biological species benefits “the Lilikoi Vine” and the other is not affected “the Mango Tree”).
About Jonna Ocampo (Tampa Bay, Florida Author)
Jonna Amato-Ocampo is an inventor, a scientist, and a commercial scientist-astronaut candidate who believes that dreams do not have deadlines. Her first children’s book, On My Way to the Lilikoi Tree, has won the Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards, Silver Medal Winner for Children's Picture E-book, reached #1 New Release on Amazon for Children’s Mystery and Wonder Books and received the distinction of Five Stars from Readers Favorite.
"Writing to inspire, photographing to create a vision, and sharing to give hope. "
With a passion for exploration, in 2018, Jonna was credited for the discovery of five paleontology finds dating back to 5 million years ago, designed and operated a scientific mission on the Lemur-2-Greenberg Satellite orbiting the Earth, and was awarded a NASA Florida Space Grant Consortium Fellowship. She presented her scientific research to the United Nations in Vienna, Austria and in October 2018, released her second children's book, Henry the Astronaut.