By Jan Bozarth
Where do fairy godmothers come from?
When Birdie is going to go to her grandmother for the 1st time, she learns that her grandmother is a fairy godmother—which capability Birdie's a fairy godmother too! knowledgeable through fairies in a mystical land known as Aventurine, human fairy godmothers were hidden protectors of the area for hundreds of years. Birdie' s family members talisman, a making a song stone, has been damaged, and now purely Birdie can use the stone to commute to Aventurine to fix it.
When she will get there she meets Kerka, a warrior-like lady who has been despatched to assist her locate the opposite half the stone. Will Birdie and Kerka have the information and power to banish the shadow that has come over either the backyard in Aventurine and Birdie's kin? One thing's for sure—no one that travels to Aventurine will ever be an identical again!
For women who're fanatics of Harry Potter and feature outgrown the Disney Fairies sequence and the yankee woman books, the Fairy Godmother Academy is the proper series—fantasy books packed with magic and experience yet grounded by means of modern women and issues.
The sequence boasts an awesome site that enables ladies to go into the realm they stopover at within the books. There they could do actions either on- and offline, vote for issues they'd wish to see within the books, and attach with different Fairy Godmother Academy fans.
Age point: eight and up | Grade point: three and up
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