A review for the Chinese book

This post was shared on Facebook by a parent. She is recommending the book to parents as her daughter loves the book very much.What she says on the post – ‘Magic and adventure are the two elements that appeal to children most. It is novel to set the story...
Da Nang – Vietnam

Da Nang – Vietnam

We arrived in Da Nang and were greeted by a melody of words so sweet, welcoming us to this beautiful part of Vietnam. Xin Chao (pronounced Chin chao), which means hello. We drove to the Intercontinental Hotel resort which was breathtaking, one of the most beautiful...

Kellet School 2nd and 9th November 2015

What a splendid day I had at the Kellett School library at the Kowloon Bay campus on the 2nd of November. Lisa Share and Beth McNeilly welcomed me to the very impressive campus and beautiful library of the school. I spoke to year 4 about my books and what it means to...

Fan mail

What makes it so worthwhile is when a child has enjoyed my books. It gives me a reason to write the next one. This week my doctor paid me many compliments too and said that her son was really enjoying The Boat Race. Thank you to him and to Zahabiyah for making my...

Carmel School – 8th December 2014

I was invited to Carmel school to speak to grade three, four and five. Entering the school was quite an experience as they asked for my passport and ID card and searched all my belongings. Being a Jewish school security was tight and I had been warned about it by a...