Backyard Homestead Adventures (Sunny Stella Series: Book 1)

Hey there, curious explorers! Welcome to Sunny Stella's “Backyard Homestead Adventures."

I'm Sunny Stella, your guide on this exciting journey.

Imagine a place where gardens whisper secrets, where every leaf has a story to tell, and where we learn to make friends with the Earth. Get ready to dive into a world where sustainable living, nature's wonders, and the magic of growth come to life.

In this collection of stand-alone adventures, explore the secrets of the enchanted gardens, venture into the magical Whispering Woods, meet the animals on the homestead, and join in on quests that uncover the amazing connections in nature. Together, we'll discover the art of living in harmony with our planet, embracing the magic found in the Creator's divine masterpiece.

Are you ready for a Backyard Homestead Adventure?

Author's Notes

Susan Shining-Star, AKA Shining-Star, a disabled retired senior citizen, has defied the odds and emerged as the creative force behind the enchanting children's book series, "Backyard Homestead Adventures," featuring the lovable Sunny Stella.

Surviving a life-altering encounter with lightning more than 20 years ago, Susan has harnessed an indomitable spirit that fuels her latest venture. The Sunny Stella Series aims to take its place alongside iconic children's characters such as Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants, and Cabbage Patch Dolls, captivating the hearts and imaginations of young readers.

"Backyard Homestead Adventures," the inaugural installment in this delightful series, presents 12 standalone adventures that transport children into the world of Sunny Stella. Through engaging narratives, each of the 12 adventures encourage young minds to explore, learn, and embrace the wonders of the world around them.

Beyond the written word, Susan's resilience and creativity shine as she reveals her future plans for an upcoming series of animated YouTube videos. Sunny Stella's adventures are set to come to life in a captivating visual format, promising to bring joy and entertainment to children worldwide.

The Sunny Stella Series not only marks a triumph over personal challenges but also stands as a testament to the power of storytelling to inspire and connect generations. Susan invites readers of all ages to embark on this delightful journey where imagination knows no bounds. 

Book Awards

  • Nominated for a 2024 Green Earth Book Award for young readers ages 9 to 12

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Genre: Fiction > Children

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