Stargirl Academy: Lily's Shimmering Spell

Lilys Shimmering SpellOur August children's chapter book of the month is Strargirl Academy: Lily's Shimmering Spell by Vivian French

Stargirl Academy is a sparkling new young fiction series for girls, written by Vivan French, author of the popular Tiara Club series.

The girls in Team Starlight learn spells and earn their stars as they train to be modern-day Fairy Godmothers in a magical school in the clouds.

They're on a mission - to help people - and when all six stars on their magic necklaces are shining, they will become Stargirls! With popular themes of friendship and magic, this new series is perfect for children age 7+.

You can download Stargirl Academy activity sheets and find out more about the girls on the website.

Win a Stargirl Academy poster

Simply share your thoughts on the book on the discussion thread, and you'll be entered to win one of 15 Stargirl Academy posters.

                    Stargirl Academy

About the author 

Vivian FrenchVivian French has written dozens of books, on all subjects and for all ages, including Caterpillar Butterfly, shortlisted for the 1993 Kurt Maschler award, Chocolate and The Robe of Skulls.

As a visiting lecturer in children's literature at the University of the West of England, Vivian has been writer-in-residence at libraries, schools and festivals, including the Edinburgh International Book Festival and Wordplay, Swansea.

She was a regular reviewer for The Guardian for six years, and travels all around the world swapping and sharing ideas with children and adults.

If you receive a copy, we do expect you to post a review or join in on the discussion thread

Apply for a free copy, this giveaway closes 10am, Wednesday 7 August 2013


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