Tuesday, January 1, 2008


Author Jeff Keller at Garden of the Gods

Jeff Keller is a Florida native who moved to Colorado when he was 16-years-old. His first book, Ricky Climbs Pikes Peak, was published in 2006. Ricky Rock Climbs in Garden of the Gods was published in 2007. Ricky Rafts the Royal Gorgewas published April 2008. The fourth in hopefully a long series, Ricky Camps in Rocky Mountain National Park was published July 2009. He is currently working on his fifth book, Ricky's Colorado Christmas. He has spoken at the Manitou Springs Library Author Fest; Grant Elementary School's Night of a Thousand Stars(4-day presentation); the Children’s Literacy Center; the Colorado Council International Reading Association; Satellite Beach Public Library, the East Library and Information Center; Manitou Springs Elementary and Borders Bookstore. His day job is as a high school math teacher in Colorado Springs. He is married and has three daughters.