Visit our National Parks via NPS webcams!

* See the Grand Canyon

* See the Yellowstone

* See the Yosemite


The ‘read aloud’ option makes this book appropriate for younger children. For older children, however, a collection of links to on-line videos recorded by the National Park Service offers a more in depth experience.

Join Kristi Kay, a Cairn Terrier, on an adventure of a lifetime and experience the Grand Canyon in a special way. Listen to the canyon’s sounds, watch brief video clips about life in the canyon, and discover opportunities for interaction on every page. The short rhyming children’s story is fun and easy to read while the book’s interactivity enriches the journey. This unique glimpse of our national treasure will surely engage and entertain!

This free ebook is based in part on the educational section of “Mysteries of the Grand Canyon.” It is intended for elementary school children and would be useful to anyone looking for more information about the California condor.

age 3+

This free ebook is our way to contribute to the recovery program of this endangered species.

Tireless efforts by many organizations and hundreds of individuals and volunteers have resulted in saving these birds from the brink of extinction by bringing their number from 22 birds in 1982 to currently over 400.

grade 2+

~ Made for the iPad ~

As a Mom’s Choice Awards® Gold Recipient, Mysteries of the Grand Canyon has been named among the best in family friendly media. Follow the interactive adventure of a lively little dog whose dream of hiking the canyon becomes a reality when she befriends a California condor and an Abert’s squirrel and together they explore the canyon.

What child wouldn’t want to go on the adventure of a lifetime with a great pup like Kristi Kay and follow her on a multimedia journey that is both entertaining and educational? Amazing stories told by her canyon guides keep you wondering what new secrets they will reveal next.

Enjoy the journey!


Future ebooks & book apps

It is my sincere hope that these adventure stories about America’s National Parks

will bring children closer to nature and inspire appreciation of our environment.