BOOKS BY DONNA VANN
I've written adventure books set in another time, a teen novel, picture books and fun books about interesting places in the world. My latest is a rollicking adventure for ages 6-10 featuring four cousins with superpowers! And it's dyslexia friendly!
SuperCousins: The Frankenpops Rescue
"Josh is ten! His life will be totally different from now on, but not in the way he expects ... After an evil alien invades Josh's birthday party, will the four cousins be able to use their unexpected powers to save their family ... and the world?"
What readers have said -
"This book is so fun! Action-packed with a lot of suspense." Esmae, age 9
"SUPER! Spectacular Unhateable Persuasively Exciting Really readable." Edith, age 9
"Such a fun and magical tale of friendship, family, and being 'super'!"
Emma Finlayson-Palmer, author of "Autumn Moonbeam"
Wonderfully illustrated by Joseph Wilkins
TO NATIVITY AND BEYOND -
Christmas Plays and Other Dramas for All-age Audiences
Playful yet thought-provoking short dramas which capture the heart of Christmas, plus a selection of skits for youth groups. All the plays in this book have been road-tested in live performance.
CORIN, a peasant boy with an odd name, has a foolish desire to become a knight. As he begins his quest, a startling secret puts his life in danger and leads him on an unexpected journey.
Set in 14th-Century England, the novel plunges the reader into life in the Middle Ages. For ages 8-12.
"No wonder this book has been reprinted! As soon as I started reading, everything else was put aside till I had reached the last page." (from the GoodBookStall)
KING ARTHUR'S RANSOM
THE KINGDOM OF CAERLEON is caught in a power struggle. King Uther is dying and the ancient golden neck-ring is missing. Vibiana knows her friend Arthur should win the throne - but will he be able to overcome threats on every side?
Dark-Age Britain comes to life in this novel for ages 8-12.
"KING ARTHUR'S RANSOM is one of the best books I have ever read." Year 5 Pupil
WHICH WAY YOU GONNA JUMP?
Star Smith has enough trouble at school just trying to keep her crazy family a secret. Then Ebony arrives on the scene. With the racist attitudes of local kids, Star knows if she befriends Ebony, she could lose more than her reputation.
"This book has helped me understand my child who is being bullied at school." Parent
NEW YORK CITY ADVENTURES
Come along as we explore the city that never sleeps! You can take a speedboat ride to the Statue of Liberty or have a sleepover in the Museum of Natural History. You may be surprised to find lots of wildlife in New York. On our journey you will also meet many "secret agents" who serve the people of the Big Apple.
See also CAMBODIAN ADVENTURES and WILD WEST ADVENTURES in this series.