Aaron Johnson lives in Colorado where he explores the mountains and records his hikes for others to enjoy on his site, Dayhikes Near Denver. Mr. Johnson was a high school teacher for 11 years and continues to work as an educator. He is the author of the Lost City Series, a story about three girls and their adventure of living in the Amazon rainforest.

Interview with the Author

Question: What are some of your favorite Children’s books that you read to your kids?

Everything by E.B. White, but especially Trumpet of the Swan
Green Mountain
by Martine Leavitt
The Velveteen Rabbit byMargery Willams
The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
The True Blue Scouts of Sugarman Swamp by Kathi Applet
The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

Question: What was your favorite book growing up?

There are too many! However, there was one book that began my love for reading, The Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander.  It’s the first book in a series called the Chronicles of Prydain.