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

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

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

Educational Activity: Re-Creating Scenes from Carly Mills

#CarlyMillsANewWorld #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #day5 With respect to the themes of women’s rights, adventure, immigration, social philanthropy, communities in the past and present, Australian history and people of influence in Jane Smith’s Carly Mills, Pioneer Girl series, we will be exploring scenes from the book, A New World and re-creating some of what it was like READ MORE

The Remarkable Jane Smith on Remarkable Women in History

#CarlyMillsANewWorld #bookcampaign #booksontourpr #day4 We’re thrilled to be able to ask Jane Smith more questions about her fun and fascinating series, Carly Mills, Pioneer Girl, its personal meaning, the representation and development of the real and fictional characters, and even tips on utilising the books as resources for its audience. Thanks for your insights, Jane! 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