Do you know what a journal is? Discover why writing a journal is both fun and educational as Elly Rose records things she learns and experiences along with her sketches.
A great way to encourage
journal writing for children.
6-12yrs (approx. 3000 words, 24 pages)
in Sri Lanka
Elly Rose must use the navigational skills Dad had taught her to try and find a baby elephants family before the monsoon rains start. What does she do when a cheek monkey steals their map?
Two girls, one elephant, and a stowaway mouse!
4-8yrs (approx. 970 words, 32 pages)
An unexpected typhoon disrupts Elly Rose's tour of the Imperial Palace and she must stay the night. The typhoon brings more than just destructive winds. It brings adventure and friendship.
A typhoon. Two girls.
Two cultures. One goal.
To save the emperor's life
4-8yrs (approx. 980 words, 32 pages)
Have you ever wondered what a white Christmas would be like?
Elly spends Christmas in Denmark with Aunty Nete. Together they enjoy special treats only available ay Christmas time. They visit Tivoli Gardens and choose their own, real Christmas tree.
Elly Rose has one wish...
For it to snow on Christmas Eve
4-8yrs (approx. 900 words, 36 pages)
Through the door
to Sri Lanka
Walk through the door and join the author Maggie and her daughter on a personal adventure through beautiful Sri Lanka. A fascinating country, enriched with the dramatic history of Kandy kings and murder. A country influenced by the Portuguese, Dutch and British in colonial times.A country with three main languages and diverse religions and culture.