The Trinidad Guardian Newspaper – Review by Janine Mendes-Franco
“How many of you—children or adults—have ever dreamed of flying?”
This was writer Ann Marie Meyers’ question to the audience at the launch of her children’s book Up in the Air at Paper-Based Bookshop last weekend. The novel, targeted at nine-to-12-year-olds, is in the fantasy/adventure genre that children of this age love so much. It tells the story of Melody, who has always dreamt of flying. One day, she launches herself off a park swing with the intention of making it as far as the sandbox. Instead, she finds herself landing in an entirely different realm, the magical land of Chimeroan, where even the wildest dreams come true.
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