Tag Archives: young adults books

Quest Chasers – The Deadly Cavern book review by Jill Smith

Quest Chasers – The Deadly Cavern by Grace Lockhaven, Thomas Lockhaven, David Aretha  Goodreads review by Jill Smith July 2017 This book starts with a simple fantastic story well told by a student in front of his class. Drew Morris has his audience … Continue reading

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Jack of Spades by Sophie Masson reviewed by Jill Smith©May17

Linda is not your normal sixteen-year-old. She is feisty and adventurous in a genteel age when girls are expected to be polite, chaperoned and groomed to marry. It is May 1910 and her father is in Paris on a research … Continue reading

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Books I bought at Somerset 2017…

Here are the reviews I did of a couple of books I bought at Somerset Literary Festival this year. I’ll post a couple more tomorrow. Yes, they are Young Adults books. Book Review by Jill Smith©Mar17 Starlight Stables – Pony … Continue reading

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The Sending -The Obernewtyn Chronicles – Book Six by Isobelle Carmody, Book Review by Jill Smith

  As with all of The Obernewtyn Chronicles by Isobelle Carmody, this book is difficult to describe briefly. It is simply another episode in the journey Elspeth Gordie is making in the Quest she has been set upon since the … Continue reading

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Ice Breaker – The Hidden Series by Lian Tanner, reviewed by Jill Smith

I was in a session at Somerset Literary Festival in March 2016, and attended a session presented by Lian Tanner. I shook her hand and introduced myself. She got ready for her meeting with the students who attended by running … Continue reading

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Song Bird Superhero launch …

I’m happy to be able to announce the latest offering from Karen Tyrrell, Song Bird Superhero. I’ll be posting my book review soon… Amazon launches Song Bird Superhero Amazon launches Song Bird Superhero across the World. On Saturday I launched … Continue reading

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Vacen Taylor GCW guest speaker 16th July…

The next Gold Coast Writers meeting will be a must go to! Vancen Taylor is the author of the Star Child series. An accomplished script writer also. Being recently short listed in an international script writing competition. She will be discussing the … Continue reading

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