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Skype Lessons

17th Dec 2018
In the last little while I have presented  lessons over Skype. The first was in Georgia, USA, and the second in Utah, USA. It was a delight for me to face a group of children and give a talk. I find that working out what is important and what I want to impart helps focus… Read


19th Nov 2018
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4th Sep 2018
Our Giveaway has ended. The lucky winner Cathy, is from the State of Illinois, U.S.A.  The books have been ordered and should be delivered to her , next week.Illinois is a midwestern state bordering Indiana in the east and the Mississippi River in the west. Nicknamed “the Prairie State,” it’s marked by farmland, forests, rolling… Read

June Book Winner

7th Jul 2018
Our Giveaway has ended. The lucky winner Stacey, is from the State of Oklahoma, U.S.A The books have been ordered and should  be delivered to her by Amazon,  next week.Oklahoma is a state in the South Central region of the United States. It is the 20th-most extensive and the 28th-most populous of the fifty United… Read

Short Listed 2018-19

30th Jun 2018
Lady Knight, Bk. 3 in the “Crystal Journal Series” for young readers (8 to 80), has been shortlisted in the 2018-19 “Chocolate Lily Book Award” Vancouver, B.C. Canada.  

“The Time of Pharaohs”

25th Jun 2018
Royal BC Museum             EXHIBIT            May 18 — Dec. 31, 2018 A marvelous opportunity is happening in our Province of British Columbia. If you are interested in the history of Egypt this is a must visit. Great timing for us, as Book 2 of the Crystal Journals Series is “Pharaoh’s Tomb” and G. Rosemary has brought… Read

May 2018 Winner

17th May 2018
Our May Giveaway has ended. The lucky winner is from Cape Town in South Africa. The books have been ordered and should reach S.B. around the end of month. Our winner comes from one of the largest cities in South Africa. It looks as though the area has some wonderful places to visit as well… Read


4th Apr 2018
Our March Giveaway has been drawn. The lucky winner is from Pennsylvania. Books have been ordered and should arrive around 10th April. Our winner comes from a suburb of Allentown, in Upper Macungie Township, in the Lehigh Valley region of the state, and looks like the area has some wonderful places to visit as well… Read

“Family Literacy” Part 1

13th Feb 2018
Recently, I was asked to speak at a library on the subject of Family Literacy. The more I thought about it the more interesting I found the subject. There is so much to say on this topic. Fortunately, my talk was video-taped and we have up-loaded the session to Youtube. Unfortunately, my time was up… Read

WRAD 1st.Feb.2018

10th Feb 2018
WRAD 1st. Feb.2018. World Read Aloud Day is a day when authors all over the planet read from their works for audiences. The aim of the experience is to foster a love of reading in the children and give them a sense of the joys of being a writer. The three of us visited… Read

About the author

G. Rosemary Ludlow grew up in Adelaide, Australia, where she taught school for many years. She loved teaching children to read and her favorite thing to do was to tell them stories. History stories, geography stories, stories about spelling, or arithmetic - it is all stories.

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