The Great Weather Diviner

The Untold Origin of Punxsutawney Phil

Rob Long (author)



Discover the enchanting origin of Punxsutawney Phil in “The Great Weather Diviner.” This young adult fantasy by Rob Long and Andrew Dolberg offers a heartwarming twist on a classic American tale. Join Phil on his magical adventure, where tradition, fantasy, and bravery.

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Number of pages: 261

Published: 01 January 2024

SKU: 9781636981628 Categories: ,


Introducing “The Great Weather Diviner” – A Young Adult Fantasy Novel

Step into a world where folklore and fantasy collide in this enchanting young adult novel, “The Great Weather Diviner.” Join us on an epic journey as we unravel the untold origin story of Punxsutawney Phil, the world’s most beloved weather predictor. This heartwarming and action-packed twist on a classic American tale will captivate readers of all ages.

In the picturesque town of Punxsutawney, where tradition and magic intertwine, young Phil embarks on a remarkable adventure that will change the course of his life forever. As a sixth-generation Punxsutawneyian, author Rob Long draws upon his deep-rooted connection to the lore and mystique of this iconic groundhog and its legendary role in predicting the weather.

With a vivid storytelling style, Rob Long weaves a tale that transcends time and place. Readers will be transported to a world where the boundaries between reality and fantasy blur, and where the fate of an entire town rests in the paws of a young, brave groundhog.

Co-authored by Andrew Dolberg, a Florida native and a master of storytelling, this novel brings together a unique blend of talent and experience. Andrew’s passion for using narrative to inspire change and his extensive background in community engagement shine through, making “The Great Weather Diviner” a story that not only entertains but also empowers.

In a world where environmental protection and the preservation of water quality have never been more critical, this book serves as a poignant reminder of the importance of nature and tradition. It’s a heartwarming reminder that even the most unlikely heroes can make a significant impact when they follow their instincts and believe in themselves.

Whether you’re a fan of fantasy, a lover of folklore, or simply in search of a captivating and uplifting tale, “The Great Weather Diviner” promises to be an unforgettable read. Join us on an extraordinary journey into the world of Punxsutawney Phil and discover the magic hidden in the heart of this charming young adult fantasy novel.

Additional information

Weight 320 g
Dimensions 21.3 × 13.7 × 2.2 cm