Nicky Fifth and T-Bone are the main characters in the popular Nicky Fifth chapter book series, written by Award-winning NJ author, Lisa Funari-Willever. In her latest book, Passport to the Garden State, Nicky and T-Bone have been asked to serve as Unofficial Junior Ambassadors for New Jersey. Their job is simple, but fun. They have to find all of the fun and interesting places in New Jersey, visit them, and write reports for the Governor to share on the state website.
This blog is a journal of their adventures, photos and videos of the great places they visit, and a calendar of events. Check this blog often to see what's going on in New Jersey and send us your ideas for places they should visit. If you get a copy of the Passport to the Garden State book, you can have the passport in the back stamped at 36 places across the state. You can order autographed copies at www.franklinmasonpress.com. You can also visit the website to learn more about the places Nicky and T-Bone visit.