Robert Scott Thayer always had a passion for manatees, oceans, weather, and sea life. He is also an award-winning recording artist who writes and sings in the pop, jazz, and children's genres. Robert's newest children's tune, Kobee's Song, is available on iTunes. Thayer is a member of the SCBWI (Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators), the Save the Manatee Club in Maitland, Florida, and BMI. He received a BBA from Temple University. Robert currently resides in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Learn more about Robert at KobeeManatee.com

Other Works

  • Kobee Manatee: Heading Home to Florida


Awards and Recognition

  • Kobee Manatee: A Wild Weather Adventure is the recipient of the Silver Medal under the Children's Adventure category in the Readers' Favorite 2015 International Book Awards.
  • Kobee Manatee: Heading Home to Florida is the recipient of the Gold Award in the Children's Educational category in the 2015 International Book Awards - USA Book News