Learn about The Lady with the Lamp: Educational Activities

#carlymillspioneergirl #theladywiththelamp #bookcampaign #booksontourpr In The Lady with the Lamp, Carly Mills and her friends are thrust back in time to the mid 1800s, where they meet the inspirational founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale. Travelling through London and the Crimea in Turkey, they discover what life was like for women, and how healthcare and sanitation READ MORE

The Nurse Ahead of her Time: Article by Jane Smith

#carlymillspioneergirl #theladywiththelamp #bookcampaign #booksontourpr When I was researching Florence Nightingale for The lady with the lamp, the fourth ‘Carly Mills, Pioneer Girl’ book, I had no idea that modern medicine was about to face challenges not unlike those routinely encountered by practitioners in Florence’s day. The Covid-19 pandemic has reminded us that medicine doesn’t have READ MORE

#BookReview: Carly Mills 4; The Lady with the Lamp by Jane Smith

#carlymillspioneergirl #theladywiththelamp #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #BookReview: Carly Mills, Pioneer Girl #4; The Lady with the Lamp, Jane Smith (author), Big Sky Publishing, July 2021. Blurb: London! When Simone invites Carly and Dora to stay with her parents in England on holiday, they’re looking forward to an adventure – but they’re not expecting to go back to READ MORE

Jane Smith Enlightens Us on The Lady with the Lamp

#carlymillspioneergirl #theladywiththelamp #bookcampaign #booksontourpr It’s a wonderful pleasure to hear about Jane Smith‘s journey of her inspirations, research and writing of her Carly Mills series and the latest title, The Lady with the Lamp. When I started this book I had no idea we were about to enter a time of pandemic, and modern medicine READ MORE

WIN a Trip to the Past with the Carly Mills 4 #BookGiveaway

#carlymillspioneergirl #theladywiththelamp #bookcampaign #booksontourpr Tell us why you’d like to read, or time travel with Carly Mills in The Lady with the Lamp for your CHANCE to WIN!  **UPDATE: COMPETITION CLOSED** Carly Mills #4; The Lady with the Lamp is a refreshing, rollicking romp through history that is sure to sweep its middle grade readers away in READ MORE

Learning the Facts with Jane Smith

#carlymillspioneergirl #theladywiththelamp #bookcampaign #booksontourpr It’s such a pleasure to welcome back Jane Smith, following her Carly Mills A New World campaign. Now, incredibly, we have the honour of time-travelling with her FOURTH exciting historical fiction adventure to meet the founder of modern nursing in the mid 19th century; Florence Nightingale in The Lady with the READ MORE

Educational Activities: Mapping for Max Booth Map Trap

#maxboothfuturesleuth #maptrap #bookcampaign #booksontourpr In Map Trap, Max Booth and Oscar discover an ancient 400-year-old GPS navigational unit from 2015, and are shocked to find it still works. Using their mapping and orientation skills, they navigate their way through the suburbs way out of Bluggsville. Today, students can have the opportunity to explore orienteering and READ MORE

New to Bluggsville City Museum!

#maxboothfuturesleuth #maptrap #bookcampaign #booksontourpr Bluggsville City Museum is home to both Max Booth and robo-dog Oscar, as well as the home to many precious technological objects from previous centuries. Without their assistance to storeroom owner, Jessie, the museum most likely wouldn’t receive all the required information needed about these ancient 400-year-old artefacts from the 20th READ MORE

Character Q&A with Lily Mareeba from Max Booth Future Sleuth

#maxboothfuturesleuth #maptrap #bookcampaign #booksontourpr What a pleasure to introduce a new friend from Max Booth’s future world, fellow Skyburb 7 Home escapee, Lily Mareeba! Enjoy our interview with this sassy, loyal character about her adventures in the latest title, Max Booth: Map Trap. Hi Lily! It’s great to meet you! Thanks for joining us. Nice READ MORE

#BookReview: Max Booth Future Sleuth Map Trap by Cameron Macintosh and Dave Atze

#maxboothfuturesleuth #maptrap #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #BookReview: Max Booth Future Sleuth #6: Map Trap, Cameron Macintosh (author), Dave Atze (illus.), Big Sky Publishing, June 2021. Blurb: IF YOU HAVE A MAP, YOU MUST KNOW WHERE YOU’RE GOING … RIGHT? TODAY, MAX ISN’T SO SURE! When Max and his brainy beagle-bot, Oscar, find a 400-year-old navigation unit, they’re READ MORE