Category Archives: childrens books

July 14

Featured book review: TALON: Come Fly with Me, by Gigi Sedlmayer

TALON: Come Fly with Me, by Gigi Sedlmayer, is an award-winning and inspiring children’s adventure story. This is the type of tale you want your kids to read, to learn values and principles about integrity, standing up for what is right and caring for others, and not being overly concerned about what others think about you. […]

July 06

Featured book: TALON: Come Fly with Me, by Gigi Sedlmayer

Nine year old Matica lives in a remote village on a dry plateau in the Andes of Peru. She moved to Peru when she was five with Australian missionary and schoolteacher parents. Because Matica is trapped in the body of a two year old, her growth handicap has caused her to be rejected by the […]

April 08

Featured Author Spotlight: B. Roman

Our Feature Author Spotlight on B. Roman International Writers Inspiring Change: Tell us about yourself. “Like many writers my background is somewhat eclectic. I began performing as a jazz/pop vocalist while still a teenager and continue performing a concert or two each year.  Through the years I was always writing in one form or another – […]

November 20

Writers Inspiring Change book review: Talon, On the Wing by Gigi Sedlmayer

Talon, On the Wing by Gigi Sedlmayer An enjoyable read for all ages. A very creative story, second in the series. A moving tale about a family living in a foreign country and their daughter who is very small for her age. None of the children or neighbors accepted her because she is different. With […]

September 29

Book Review: Alicia and the Light Bulb People in Star Factory 13, by Barbara Roman

  ***Five Stars*** Alicia and the Light Bulb People in Star Factory 13, by Barbara Roman, while a children’s book, is simply one of those stories that awakens the imagination and dreams within all of us. Alicia, a young girl, finds herself in a magical place, amidst used and forgotten light bulbs, all of them […]

September 18

Book Review: Talon Encounter (Book 5 of the Talon series) by Gigi Sedlmayer

Another great story about the African Condors and their relationship with the people who helped them. Amazing relationships with people and God’s creatures. A brave child, Matica who is wise way beyond her years, unites the villagers and the natural inhabitants of the area in a wonderful, funny and exciting way. A good read for […]

August 27

The Author Spotlight on Gigi Sedlmayer, author of the Talon series

Tell us about yourself! I was born in Berlin, Germany, on 19 May 1944. Escaping to the West before the wall went up, we moved around, a lot, changing schools many times because my father had to go where he could find work after the war. It was not good for me, since I didn’t […]

June 21

Review: Talon: Come Fly with Me – Book One of the Talon Series, by Gigi Sedlmayer

  Talon: Come Fly with Me – Book One of the Talon Series, by Gigi Sedlmayer, is an absolutely delightful story for people of all ages. A story of friendship, love and acceptance. A very young girl named Matica moves to another country with her family and faces all kinds of challenges and emotional trials. […]

February 21

Book review: Zygi’s Beans by Dustin Corkery

Zygi’s Beans by Dustin Corkery is an imagination-sparking children’s book. It’s a fun read, with quick and easy dialogue, and creative fun-filled pictures that portray the journey of Zygi. We hope to see more of Zygi and her adventures in the future. Book review by International Writers Inspiring Change  

January 21

Book review: The Halloween Parade (Monstacademy Book 1) by Matt Beighton

  The Halloween Parade (Monstacademy Book 1) by Matt Beighton, is a delightful story for youngsters (and oldsters) about a young girl’s plight, Trixie Grimble, who is sent to a boarding school against her will. Not exactly a normal school either –  Monroe’s School for the Different (Monstacademey). The school is full of Vampires, Werewolves, Ghosts, […]