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

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

Building Runways: Article by Jane Smith

We are thrilled to welcome back inspiring children’s author, Jane Smith, to discuss the significance of her Carly Mills, Pioneer Girl series, particularly with regard to celebrating the achievements of amazing trail-blazing women in history, in lieu of International Women’s Day on March 8th. We were blessed to have learnt about humanitarian, Caroline Chisholm in READ MORE

Knitting is not enough by Jane Smith

#CarlyMillsANewWorld #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #day2 Jane Smith reveals where her character, Carly Mills, came from, her role in honouring our Australian pioneering women, and why their contributions of the past have been, and still are, so important to the future of younger generations. Jane has truly brought history to life – thank you! ‘Live life when READ MORE